December 2010

Road to Fossil –

December 20, 2010
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I took off for Fossil at 8:30 a.m. The trip takes me back to the beginning.  Ten years ago, I began a monthly column for travel section of The Oregonian. The idea was to visit small towns in the Northwest and write about them as places to spend a weekend and have a great time.  Fossil […]

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It’s Pouring in Toledo

December 13, 2010

Toledo if you’re not aware is seven miles east of Newport, just off Oregon 20. Saturday, they celebrated Hometown Holiday in spite of an expected three or four inches of rain and winds up to 52 mph. Sprits were dampened enough to cancel the annual parade, but they haven’t been extinguished altogether. In Sam Briseno’s sculpture gallery, Frank […]

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