Dorothy McBeth celebrated her 94th birthday on Sept. 20 with a birthday party at the clubhouse.
With a simple turn of the calendar page tomorrow, it’s a new month and — let’s face it — a new season.
Spiders earn keep as pest control
In corners and along baseboards, on ceilings and spun between shrubs, spiders crawl through our lives this time of year.
*Help clean up Polk roads on Saturday*Felines fundraiser slated for Saturday*Flea Market at Rickreall Grange*Exhibit merges photos and poetry*Nominees sought for RLF honor*WVHA's hosts party for Jennings*Learn more about preparedness*Uganda choir to perform on Friday*Benefit to help build Liberia library
Perrydale will host its annual booster club auction and dinner Saturday evening at the Willows Events Center, 12455 Meyers Road in Dallas.
Kim Conolly, a Dallas author, has won the Cascade Award for her unpublished children’s book, “I’ll Tuck You in, Mama,” at the Oregon Christian Writers Summer Conference held in Portland in August.
*Clanfield - 90th
Commodity trailer full of fertilizer didn’t quite make the turn into an entrance to a field on Kings Valley Highway.
The Smith Fine Arts Series kicks off the 2015-16 season with an appearance by Groove for Thought on Oct. 2 at Rice Auditorium on the Western Oregon University campus.
*Artist reception on Thursday for ACAC*IDA to host benefit at Redgate*Young Eagles to rally at Indy airport*Fire Pup, REACH to make appearance*TLC hold 'Prayer Around the Cross"*'Hearts and Wines' FFA event Saturday*Dallas Library will host Poet Laureate*Curves set to host wellness seminar*'Talk about Dying' seminar is Thursday*St. Thomas to host 'Brew and BS'*Dallas Seniors hold Music Jam Thursday
*FLC to host lecture on Islamic State*MVCA hosts giant yard sale Saturday*Open house at FCR in Independence*DHS Class of 1965 holds 50th reunion*Buell Fall Market is this weekend*Competition for brewers is Saturday*Annual doll show slated for Saturday*Hop Festival book sale is Saturday*Masons collecting food for WVFAP*DAC hosts dinner and concert
Best time to harvest pears and apples
Anticipation of ripe pears and apples peaks in fall as fruits hang heavily from branches and begin their gravity-aided trip to the ground.