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Marshall Smith has been writing for the Town Crier since 2005. His favorite quote is: '"Some men see things as they are, and ask why. I dream of things that never were, and ask why not." Robert Kennedy quoting George Bernard Shaw

Spotlight on Leadership features Bruce Ryan

Leading Hollywood set designer and longtime IA Board of Governors trustee Idyllwild Arts Academy continues its Spotlight on Leadership series from January through May 2018....

Bob and Adele Smith leave the Hill

Bob and Adele Smith, 17-year residents of Idyllwild, are leaving the Hill for health reasons, moving to The Village in Hemet from their Alpen...

Top Ten, Part II: From snow visitors to eclipse, the top...

Editor’s note: Each year, the Town Crier reviews the top 10 news items on the Hill. These stories were the favorites of TC readers...

End of year business changes

In Idyllwild, small village that it is, there are frequent local business changes — new businesses arriving, some closing, some changing locations because of...

From bears to cannabis, 2017 was newsy

Editor’s note: Each year, the Town Crier reviews the top 10 news items on the Hill. These stories were the favorites of TC...

Ben Champion, Idyllwild Arts senior, is National YoungArts Foundation finalist

A week of master classes in Miami and chance to become Presidential Scholar Idyllwild Arts Academy senior music student Ben Champion is one of 171...

Alfred Burt’s daughter Diane takes up his tradition

For Pine Cove resident Diane Burt, music is and has always been a family business. Daughter of Alfred Shaddick Burt, whose Christmas carols are...

Christmas on the Hill

Southern Californians dream of a white Christmas as they move about in a palm-tree-studded holiday landscape. The decorations are there — giant snowflakes, Santa...

Longtime IAA Summer Program registrar faces health challenge

GoFundMe campaign started for Diane Dennis Diane Dennis, Idyllwild Arts Academy Summer Program registrar, is, for all who know her, irrepressibly optimistic and upbeat. Her...

Local Jamie Johnston captures the 60s and 70s music scene

“Following Breadcrumbs, Tales of a Rock and Roll Girl Child” Jamie Johnston, born into old Hollywood society, daughter of 40s and 50s era singer/movie actor...
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