Caitlyn May

Monster Cookie Ride returns for 46th year

Nearly 46 years ago, Nancy Lewis made a few batches of monster cookies for the bike ride she and her husband Larry started in Salem.  On August 28, the Monster Cookie Metric Century will return – and there will be cookies.  The Salem Bicycle Club offers the race which includes[Read More…]

Pops orchestra returns to the Salem stage

The Salem Pops Orchestra has been playing music through the falling leaves, holiday lights and to welcome spring for the last 60 years. Until everything went quiet.  “We emailed but we didn’t meet to rehearse or make any music together for two years,” said Ike Nail, orchestra director, who climbed[Read More…]