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Local indie film seeks locals as volunteer movie extras

The low‐budget, independent feature film “The Cabin,” currently filming in Idyllwild, is seeking extras to volunteer at select times during the upcoming week. Directed by Will Dickerson (Detour), “The Cabin” is a psychological thriller that follows a children’s book author on her return to her hometown upon inheriting the house she grew up in. Extras […]

USFS to drop rec fees at Black/Thomas mountains

San Bernardino National Forest officials are seeking public comments on proposed changes to two standard amenity recreation fee areas — Black Mountain and Thomas Mountain — within the San Jacinto Ranger District, and six other areas within the SBNF — the Arrowhead, Barton Flats, Big Bear North, Big Bear South, Falls and Lytle Creek. Within […]

Idyllwild film festival coming January 2014

Idyllwild film festival coming January 2014

The Idyllwild International Festival of Cinema returns for the fifth time next month. From Jan. 7 to 11, festival participants will once again be offered a panoply of dozens of films — from features to documentaries to shorts. “We really focused on quality this year,” said Idyllwild Director Steve Savage. “Our standards are through the […]

Snow storm expected Saturday

The National Weather Service is forecasting snow for the San Jacinto Mountains. It is likely to begin late tonight (Friday, Dec. 6) and mostly fall during the day on Saturday. The latest estimate is between 5 to 9 inches in Idyllwild and more at higher elevations. Snowfall should end Saturday evening and clearing begin later […]

Project organizers speak to business community

Project organizers speak to business community

The Idyllwild Community Center group began reaching out to the local business community this week. Two morning presentations at Grand Idyllwild Lodge and an evening event at the Rainbow Inn attracted more than 70 Idyllwild business people. On Monday morning, Janice Lyle, chair of the San Jacinto Mountain Community Center, otherwise known as the Idyllwild […]

News of Record – December 5, 2013

Fire log Hill fire stations Idyllwild and Anza responded to the following calls Tuesday, Nov. 26 to Sunday, Dec. 1:   Idyllwild Fire Department and Ambulance Nov. 26 — Medical aid, Idyllwild. Nov. 26 — Rescue, medical aid, Idyllwild. Nov. 27 — Medical aid, Idyllwild. Nov. 28 — Medical aid, Idyllwild. Nov. 29 — Medical […]

Past Tense - December 5, 2013

Past Tense – December 5, 2013

65 years ago – 1948 Work was begun on the Idyllwild Fire House between the Trading Post and Ice & Fuel.   60 years ago – 1953 Joan Crawford, Kathryn Grayson and Elizabeth Taylor were in holiday pictures at The Rustic Theatre.   55 years ago – 1958 Santa Ana winds pushed the temperature to […]

Documentary is a love letter to Idyllwild

Documentary is a love letter to Idyllwild

  “The Herd Gathering” is a new documentary project in development by Scott J. Foster, Idyllwild International Festival of Cinema (IIFC) chair and award-winning writer and producer, multi-talented actor, recording artist and musician. The documentary set to be filmed in Idyllwild features Idyllwild’s newest collaborative art display, “The Deer Sightings,” the Art Alliance of Idyllwild […]

Students of the week - December 5, 2013

Students of the week – December 5, 2013

Local Hal Carey survives Afghan bombing

Local Hal Carey survives Afghan bombing

The American consulate in Herat, Afghanistan, was attacked in the early morning of Sept. 13. Idyllwild resident Hal Carey was there. He’s now home and recovering from a knee injury related to the attack. Carey, an agricultural development officer with the U.S. Agency for International Development, tries to help local governments improve their food production […]

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