Opinion: Marines, Sousa, band and dancing

Here are some historical comments that may be of interest regarding dancing to the Marine Band. John Philip Sousa was the Marine Band’s director from...

Creature Corner: Sept. 1, 2011

Four paws up to Hobo, also known as Licky. He found his comfort zone with his foster family, and is now part of a forever pack.

Past Tense: Sept. 1, 2011

55 years ago - 1956 Idyllwild School registered 90 youngsters in kindergarten through seventh grades. Last week, 290 students attended the first day of the...

That Was Yummy! Chiles rellenos from La Casita Mexican Restaurant …

Dear That Was Yummy, Each time I go to La Casita Mexican Restaurant, I must have their chiles rellenos. I have eaten this dish at...

Opinion: The village makes the concerts happen

We have completed another year of Idyllwild Summer Concerts and this concludes 12 summers. The generous support of time, talent and money has now...

Opinion: Youth and age

I have been attending and supporting the summer concerts since the first season. The last four years, my children have been...

Opinion: Elders and kids

The older couple stood along with others in their little group, who gathered to listen to the Marine Corp band, which played at the...

Opinion: R.E.S.P.E.C.T!

Respect has great importance in everyday life. As children we are taught (one hopes) to respect our parents, teachers and elders, school rules and...

Opinion: Concert conflict

I cannot abide the treatment my children and I received at our local concert event last Thursday. I have been attending the events for...

Opinion: Drive safely in the school zone

I’m grateful to be in one piece and able to write this letter. All year, I have watched people drive unsafely up and down...
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