Keizer’s First Citizen Awards

Keizer Awarded four outstanding individuals on Saturday, January 21st, for accomplishments and overachievement through their display of Pride, Spirit, and Volunteerism over the course of the 2022 year. Marsha Stallings awarded First Citizen 2022. Lyndon Zaitz awarded Merchant of the Year 2022. Erik Jesperson awarded Service to Education 2022. Tim[Read More…]

Two men and a bottle of wine

Details of making Scenic Valley Hop Chardonnay are proprietary, though Zielinski said no other winery can do what they are doing. “They can make the same product,” he added, “but they won’t have the story.”

Enlightened Theatrics presents Broadway Dreams 2022

Enlightened Theatrics will be presenting the Broadway Dreams 2022 musical at Salem’s Historic Grand Theater on Sunday, Aug. 28 at 6 p.m. The show is the culmination of a seven-day intensive voice, acting and dance class sponsored jointly by the Salem-based Enlightened Theatrics non-profit and the international theater group Broadway[Read More…]

ServeFest returns to Keizer Aug. 28

ServeFest is a free annual event coordinated by Lakepoint Community Church since 2006 and held at the Keizer Community Center, in which local barbers, medical professionals and members of the congregation and community donate their time and skills to help those in need.  Lakepoint is bringing ServeFest back to Keizer[Read More…]

KeizerFEST 2022 pleases all

Despite the change of venue and scheduling for the hottest month of the year, KeizerFEST 2022 was a big hit. Official attendance numbers aren’t yet available, but estimates go as high as several thousand just for the parade, and the Southeast Keizer Neighborhood Association reported having more than 1,800 visitors[Read More…]

Oregon Steam Up is 62 acres of fun

If you missed the opening weekend for the 52nd Annual Great Oregon Steam Up at Powerland Heritage Park in Brooks, you have one more chance on Aug. 6-7 from 7 a.m. – 6 p.m. The 62-acre festival offers visitors the opportunity to see thousands of engines, motors, vehicles and tractors[Read More…]

Calendar for September 27, 2019

Through Saturday, October 12 Willamette University Theatre presents Men on Boats by Jaclyn Backhaus. For more details visit Saturday, September 27 – Monday, September 30 Oregon Symphony, led by conductor Carlos Kalmar, presents Brahms’ Symphony No. 2, with pianist Garrick Ohlsson. The evening also includes Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 25.[Read More…]

Calendar for August 23, 2019

Friday, August 23 Morning Star Community Church is hosting a free movie of Ralph Breaks the Internet at 7 p.m. Guests can come early for face painting, music, and ice cream. Bring blankets and chairs. Friday, August 23 – Monday, September 2 The Oregon State Fair. Tickets are $6-$8.[Read More…]