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A decade of love
A decade of love

Toledo’s Trinity United Methodist Church will mark 10 years as a congregation that welcomes LGBTQ people with a Sunday of Love celebration this Oct. 21.

The service will be an uplifting celebration offering hope and love to all who...

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Oh, the shark, babe, has such teeth, dear
Oh, the shark, babe, has such teeth, dear

Steve Sabatka

“I found something,” Dad says. “On the beach. Something you’ll like.” Then he leaves me sitting in the kitchen of my folks’ Salishan timeshare, staring at a black-and-white photograph on...

Glass ball blows back into town
Glass ball blows back into town

For the past 20 years, Lincoln City has invited visitors from all over the world to have a ball while searching for glass treasures on the beach through the popular Finders Keepers program.

And now, tourism chiefs are bringing back a...

A tasteful soirée
A tasteful soirée

Tickets are now on sale for the Taste of Italy Gala to be held on Friday, Oct. 5, at St. Augustine Catholic Church in Lincoln City

The annual benefit dinner will start at 5 pm with a no-host wine bar, appetizers, live music and a silent...

Call dibs on ribs
Call dibs on ribs

The Yachats Ladies Club will hold its Scholarship Fund dinner this Friday, Sept. 28, serving up BBQ baby back ribs and the chance to help local students continue their education.

The “everything homemade” dinner includes perfectly...

Sounds pretty cool
Sounds pretty cool

The Newport 60+ Activity Center is heading back to the ’50s as it plans an old-school celebration set for Thursday, Sept. 27.

Guests are invited to dig out their poodle skirts and Letterman jackets and enjoy some ice-cream sundaes, punch...

Emergency response: all about using your noodle
Emergency response: all about using your noodle

The North Lincoln County Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) will hold its annual fundraising dinner and raffle this Saturday, Sept. 22, celebrating with the theme “A Night in Italy.”

The event will run from 5 to 7 pm at St.

Just waiting to beacon-sumed
Just waiting to beacon-sumed
Chowder & Brewfest to shine in Lincoln City
Make a note to be there

The Sweet Adelines singing group is inviting women of all ages to come along and sing a few notes on Thursday, Sept. 6, when practice for the Christmas Chorus begins in Newport.

“We encourage everyone to come and try singing with us and...

Pick up your tools for Labor Day feast
Pick up your tools for Labor Day feast

A sweet summer send-off will take place this Saturday, Sept. 1, as the Yachats Ladies Club invite dessert-lovers of all kinds to the 18th Annual Labor Day Weekend Pie Social.

The famous Yachats Ladies Club pie bakers will have huge variety of...

Don’t paws — just dive in
Don’t paws — just dive in

Summer at the Lincoln City Community Center will end not with a bang but with an almighty bark when the pool hosts its ever-popular dog swim on Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 3.

Held right before the pool is drained for annual maintenance, the event...

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