County park attracting winter visitors to Idyllwild

Ranger Jack Altevers of the Riverside County Regional Park and Open-Space District took a risk and succeeded. Altevers is the supervisory park ranger for the...

With regulations easing, Cuba beckons: Idyllwild residents discuss visits

With President Obama’s Dec. 17 announcement of the United States’ intention to reestablish diplomatic relations with Cuba, many U.S. residents and companies have begun...

PHOTOS: Last week in Idyllwild: February 19, 2015

Jessie Estrada (left), Christina Nordella (back), and Rachel Welch (right) entertain patrons at Idyll Awhile Wine Shoppe Bistro with a night of belly dancing last Thursday.

PHOTOS: Sculpture Invitational Exhibit

The Sculpture Invitational Exhibit in the Parks Exhibition Center at Idyllwild Arts runs through March 13

Idyllwild Arts panel explores the artist as social activist

Idyllwild Arts Academy President Pamela Jordan spoke to an enthusiastic audience of students and community members at the first in a series of public...

Art Alliance offers workshop on silk scarf making

Martha Lumia, Art Alliance of Idyllwild member, is a self-described “fiber” artist, with expertise in sewing, knitting, crochet and mixed-media paper making. From 10 a.m....

Clubs: Soroptimists, new member

NEW MEMBER: Soroptimist International of Idyllwild President Karen Doshier (right) inducted Suzanne Avalon at the Wednesday, Feb. 4 meeting. Photo by Theresa Teel

Academy Awards show at the Rustic Theatre

By Pete Pedro Anderson Special to the Town Crier Now, in addition to screening first-run films, Idyllwild’s Rustic Theatre is following a new direction — live,...

Lemon Lily Festival introduced to California Native Plant Society

By Kate Kramer Special to the Town Crier Last month I gave a presentation about the Idyllwild Lemon Lily Festival at the state meeting for the...

PHOTOS: Last week in Idyllwild: February 12, 2015

A series of photos of activities and events in Idyllwild last week.