AIFF Leader Steps Down

ASHLAND, Ore. — After only two hears as executive director, the Ashland Independent Film Festival’s leader is stepping down. Anne Ashbey says she’ll end her run with AIFF after the 13th annual festival. She says the decision was difficult and was made because of personal circumstances. Ashbey has agreed to return as a member of … Continue reading »

Ashland Film Festival Tickets On Sale

ASHLAND, Ore. — Tickets are now on sale for the 2013 Ashland Independent Film Festival. This year’s festival features more than 90 films, including documentaries, features and short films. The films will be screened at the Historic Ashland Armory, the Varsity Theatre, Ashland Street Cinema, and special events will be held at the Ashland Springs … Continue reading »

MLK, Jr. Day Celebrated In Ashland

ASHLAND, Ore. — Organizers say this holiday served as evidence that King’s ideals are being carried forward. The 25th Martin Luther King, Jr. Day to be observed in Ashland comes on the same day as Barack Obama’s second inauguration. The Historic Ashland Armory was the center of this year’s celebration, which included a march through … Continue reading »