Past Tense: July 23, 2015

65 years ago - 1950 The local square dance class completed nine lessons, which was the complete course, in one week. Then it announced it...

Journal from the James: Mixing it up …

By Director Dr. Jennifer Gee Lots of mythical hybrids lurk in our collective cultural subconscious, from centaurs that are half-human/ half-horse, to human fishes...

Creature Corner: July 16, 2015

All four paws up to our Chihuahua, Peanut, aka Paco. All it takes is great behavior and smiling eyes, and you find yourself in...

Off the Main Roads: Life through the lens …

Out on a forest trail, I was just closing on a particularly gorgeous specimen of Passiflora Edulis Sims with my iPhone camera when the...

Past Tense: July 16, 2015

65 years ago - 1950 Realtors were advertising cabins with fireplaces for $3,750 and acre-sized lots for $1,250. 60 years ago - 1955 C.L. Emerson died in...

Creature Corner: July 9, 2015

Hurray for Scarlett. The gray kitten has gone to her forever home. Peanut, also known as Paco, is a 5-year-young male Chihuahua. Despite all the...

Past Tense: July 9, 2015

Idyllwild Fourth of July Parade

Before our Time: Today’s news; tomorrow’s history …

November 1957: Idyllwild had never seen anything like it. According to the Town Crier, the village was “a mass of uprooted trees, torn roofs,...

Fire and Forest: How do we compare to other forest areas?...

How many of us have visited a forest outside of Southern California? Many of these have amenities very similar to ours: campgrounds, hiking trails, lakes...

Creature Corner: July 2, 2015

How can you resist? Don’t miss out on the kitten fun.. These three little kittens are patiently waiting for you. No more June...
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