Off the Main Roads: Seasons Change: Fall hiking tips …

The days are still deceptively warm, but the night air carries a crispness that speaks of snow and ice to come. It’s the perfect...

Past Tense: Sept. 13, 2012

65 years ago - 1947 Village folk and summer residents alike turned out for the official opening and dedication of the new community building.   60 years...

Creature Corner: Sept. 13, 2012

Stormy, the white wolf mix, went for a walk, and ARF’s search team, consisting of one, reunited him in short time. Paws up! Adopted were...

Ramblings From Roscoe: Kids and school, part 2 …

Time to get the kids up and off to school! Is it a joy, a chore or somewhere in-between? Did your child get enough sleep last night? Are they getting enough sleep regularly? Sleep is very important to development and not enough sleep can lead to problems down the line.

Outside Idyllwild: Blue skies and white puffy clouds …

It certainly has been an interesting summer with a strange monsoonal flow of thunderhead clouds building up almost every day for over a month.   Nearly...

Before Our Time: Sequoias, settle in here …

A grove of giant sequoias in the San Jacinto Mountains? Yes indeed! One sultry day this summer, I was hiking with friends up one of...

Past Tense: Sept. 6, 2012

55 years ago - 1957 Pine Dell Estates was a new development in town, just below the village on National Forest Highway .   50 years ago...

Creature Corner: Sept. 6, 2012

They went from being lost and abandoned dogs to loved dogs. Paws up to our Chip, the teacup Chihuahua, one of the smallest from...

Fire & Forest: Planning for future wildfires …

Our local fire season thus far has not been remarkable, but it has been for others. We did get smoke from the Sage fires...

Creature Corner: Aug. 30, 2012

Reunited this week were canines Sage, Reno, Jack and Oscar. Hurray and paws up for making it back home. It’s the new kids on the...
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