The Gray Family Foundation recently commissioned a comprehensive analysis of the economic impacts of traditional camp-based outdoor school programs.
The community’s baseball excitement having died down only slightly, let us add our heartfelt congratulations to the Hood River Valley High School baseball team for its impressive championship in 5A.
Beat the heat — don’t let it beat you, or your children or pets.
My first foray into community theater happened nearly nine years ago when I was asked to be in a production of “Our Town” in which community members were cast in the roles matching their real-life jobs.
Congratulations, Class of 2015, as you prepare to step forth and accept your diplomas.
It’s been 57 years since the creation of Velcro and I know of a 57-year-old man who defines sticking to it.
News that Sunset magazine gave Hood River its “Best Adventure Town” award was welcome indeed, and deserved, given our “startling breadth of experiences.”
Blood Drive Donors help prevent seasonal shortage
Congratulations and good luck wishes go to the Hood River Valley High School track and field and baseball teams, and to Horizon Christian School athletes.
Saluting our fallen can happen in many forms.
Flags Lowered: Cpl. Ben Lee Brown
The concept is a simple one:
Honoring Peace Officers
Hood River is now a year-round destination, as publications including Sunset magazine have recently noted.
The May 19 ballot covers a lot of ground for one piece of paper.
There’s a scene in the play “Good People,” on stage at CAST, in which two friends from the same South Boston neighborhood debate why one of them succeeded in life and the other didn’t — how one got “a leg up.” Hard work is one thing, but to what extent do circumstances determine how we fare later on?
The State of Oregon might look at Friday’s worrisome news on PERS as an opportunity.
Thousands of our neighbors will get a major help next month with nutrition challenges they may face, via the opening of the FISH headquarters on Tucker Road.
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