Salem’s Pentacle Theatre production of the long-beloved musical will run through Dec. 17.
Say Gay held a small vigil to remember the five people who were killed at a shooting at a Colorado Springs LGBTQ+ nightclub. Organizers said the community in Salem needed a space to grieve.
Salem’s holiday lights display in Riverfront Park kicks off Friday at 5 p.m. with free events including horse and carriage rides and a handbell performance.
Longtime local coach and mentor John “Cheeseburger” Witherspoon recently received an award for community impact from the Salem Area Chamber of Commerce. We asked former players, parents and mentees to share how his work impacted them.
At the Center for Hope and Safety, the average shelter stay length for domestic violence survivors has tripled over the past year because of the time needed to find an apartment.
The brief but colorful event drew a crowd to the city’s core, lining the streets as marching bands, city councilors and multiple Santas paraded by.
Through Dec. 2, families can drop off used toys in good condition for a toy swap to be held Dec. 4 at Keizer City Hall.
Catch Santa around town, enjoy lights or shop for gifts with our holiday guide.
Volunteers put on Thanksgiving meals for guests at Salem’s Union Gospel Mission and the ARCHES Project.
Kate Moisan, 10, will serve with other fifth-graders on a cabinet for the statewide civics education program.