After nine months of workshops, 14 Latino writers and poets will present their work at the Salem Art Association on Saturday, Dec. 10.
The school’s Benedictine Club makes regular visits to residents at the Providence Benedictine Nursing Center, helping them journal, make art and visiting.
World renowned musician Jake Shimabukuro’s Dec. 8 performance will feature an uplifting setlist of Christmas classics and songs from his most recent album.
Clifton Taulbert, a Pulitzer Prize-nominated author for his works on growing up in the segregated Mississippi Delta, will speak Dec. 14 in a free event open to the public.
A section just south of the Peter Courtney Minto Island Bridge will close Dec. 8 and 9 from 7:30 a.m. to around 3 p.m as crews add native plants along the trail.
Salemites of all ages filled Riverfront Park to see the first night of holiday lights as part of a celebration Friday.
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.