The gifts have been cleared from under the Christmas tree and 2017 is quickly coming to a close.December 26, 2017 12:11 p.m. read more..
Saturday brought a stellar show to the Omak Performing Arts Center as the Okanogan Valley Orchestra and Chorus hosted its annual holiday concert. Never before have I been more impressed with this fine group of musicians as I was with their latest performance.December 12, 2017 8:44 a.m. read more..
Christmas is right around the corner. Earlier this week, while driving to the office, I noticed only a few houses along my way with beautiful colored lights on them. Which begs the question, why are so few people decorating this year?December 5, 2017 11:21 a.m. read more..
I love listening to music, be it one of today’s “hot new” songs, or a classic from yesteryear. While I’ll admit the bulk of my music collection (both physical and digital) is country, bluegrass and classic rock, I’ve got nothing against classical, folk, blues, and even the occasional pop song. Last week my brother purchased a subscription for me to the popular streaming music service Spotify.November 15, 2017 9:04 a.m. read more..
Does Thanksgiving even matter anymore?November 7, 2017 2:51 p.m. read more..
Brrr! Where did this wintry weather come from? It seems we went from a nice autumn breeze to cold north winds all of a sudden.November 7, 2017 10:33 a.m. read more..
Wildfires have been tearing across California’s Wine Country for more than a week.October 17, 2017 1:43 p.m. read more..
I can’t believe were only 43 days away from Thanksgiving. Where has this year gone? On the topic of Thanksgiving, it was announced last week that the first Black Friday advertisement was released by Harbor Freight, a tool and equipment retailer.October 9, 2017 6:22 p.m. read more..