Where to find holiday lights in Salem

Holiday Sparkles drive-thru (Courtesy/Antique Powerland Museum Association) There’s no shortage of spots in the Salem area to find holiday lights on display throughout December. Events listed below are free unless otherwise noted.  The Silverton Christmas Market at the Oregon Garden Resort, 895 W. Main St., will have snowless tubing, an[Read More…]


Pentacle presents “It’s a Wonderful Life” through radio broadcast

Pentacle Theatre is hosting a live radio performance of “It’s a Wonderful Life” in December. (Courtesy/ Pentacle Theatre) Debbie Neel thinks the Christmas classic “It’s a Wonderful Life” is an inspirational story that’s relevant to living through a pandemic. In the story, George Bailey is a dreamer who has great[Read More…]

Salem Peace lecture to focus on Indigenous strategies to fight climate change

Winona LaDuke (Courtesy photo) One of the most influential environmental activists in the world today, Winona LaDuke, will discuss Indigenous responses to climate change in the 23rd Annual Salem Peace lecture Nov. 10.   LaDuke is a Harvard and Antioch University graduate, a two-time running mate of Green Party Presidential candidate[Read More…]