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Posted Mar 20, 2015 at 2:00 AM

Like Claude Monet returning to haystacks for inspiration again and again, Rogue Valley artist Linda Elesiya Evans keeps coming back to Pompadour Bluff."I've painted Pompadour Bluff east of Ashland about 10 times," she said. "It's an old geologic formation. Now rock is showing because grass and topsoil have worn away. It changes in every light with different times and seasons."That obsession shows in a March exhibit of her pastels at Art du Jour Gallery, located at 213 E. Main...

Updated Mar 11, 2015 at 4:15 PM

Four-time Olympic diving champion Greg Louganis will be a guest at this year's Ashland Independent Film Festival, whose 98-film schedule was announced today.The 14th annual festival will be April 9-13 at the Varsity Theatre, the Historic...

Updated Mar 9, 2015 at 12:59 PM

The Oregon Shakespeare Festival will host its first 2015 Hip-Hop Poetry Open Mic — featuring the Southern Oregon University Poetry Team — from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday, March 9, at the Black Swan Theatre on the OSF campus, 15 S. Pioneer St.,...

Updated Mar 6, 2015 at 10:03 AM

Each March, the Ashland Gallery Association celebrates art by students from Ashland High School. Look for work by young artists from AHS' Fine Arts Department, alongside regional and national artists, at Adelante! Gallery, Art & Soul...

Updated Mar 4, 2015 at 5:02 PM

Singer, songwriter and guitarist Jesse Lawson has found a new creative outlet. When the former member of rock band Sleeping With Sirens isn't writing and recording music, he's taping a new podcast, "Barkeeper," with his friend Joe Moxley for...

Posted Feb 19, 2015 at 10:37 AM

The diverse talents of local artists will be displayed during the 2015 Rogue Valley Biennial exhibit at Rogue Gallery & Art Center in Medford.

Updated Feb 12, 2015 at 6:47 PM

Tom Sherwood still remembers the car that got away. In the late 1970s, he almost bought a 1960s Shelby Cobra — a car that today can be valued at over $1 million.

Updated Feb 6, 2015 at 3:13 PM

Paintings by Betty LaDuke, Whitney Rolfe and Sarah Burns, mixed media by Aaron Taylor and photography by Joseph Linaschke highlight First Friday art walk in Ashland.

Updated Feb 5, 2015 at 12:20 PM

From a fun run to origami folding to a film screening, Jacksonville has something for everyone during its 2015 Chinese New Year Celebration.

Updated Jan 28, 2015 at 1:24 PM

Comedian Susan Westenhoefer never hides her sexuality at her live shows. Since the day she stood up at an open-mic session at a club in New York City's West Village, she's been openly gay.

Updated Jan 22, 2015 at 6:04 PM

Paula Poundstone climbed aboard a Greyhound bus 25 years ago and traveled across the country from Boston to San Francisco, stopping to perform at open mic sessions at comedy clubs along the way.

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