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Around Town May 27, 2020

Elks Drago golf tournament open The Sweet Home Elks are holding their annual Howard Drago Memorial Golf Tournament June 19-21 in a little different fashion than usual at Pineway Golf Course. Each team will receive 18 holes of golf for each player, a...

 

Around Town May 20, 2020

Live Memorial Day services planned Memorial Day services are scheduled for 9:30 a.m. at Pioneer Cemetery in Brownsville and 10:30 a.m. at Crawfordsville Cemetery. Physical distancing is required and members of the general public should watch from...

 

Around Town May 13, 2020

Studs deadline is Friday, May 15 Oregon drivers will not be required to remove studded tires until 11:59 p.m. Friday, May 15, the Oregon Department of Transportation has announced. The deadline had previously been extended from April 1 to May 1....

 

Around Town May 6, 2020

Business support during COVID-19 To better support local businesses during the COVID-19 health crisis, Linn-Benton Community College’s Small Business Development Center has created a new platform for virtual business forums, called Let’s Keep...

 

Around Town April 29, 2020

Deadline nears for forestry scholarship Monday, May 4, is the deadline for applications for four $2,000 scholarships offered by Linn County Small Woodlands Association to students graduating from Linn County high schools who plan to pursue forestry...

 

Around Town April 22, 2020

Blood drive at local church Wednesday Sweet Home Evangelical Church will host a blood drive from 2 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 22, at the Activity Center, 1347 Long St. The Red Cross has implemented new measures to ensure blood drives and donation...

 

Around Town April 15, 2020

Forestry group to offer scholarships Linn County Small Woodlands Association is offering four $2,000 scholarships to students graduating from Linn County high schools who plan to pursue forestry or forestry-related natural resources fields of study...

 

Around Town April 8, 2020

LBCC offers help for local businesses To better support local businesses during the COVID-19 health crisis, Linn-Benton Community College’s Small Business Development Center has created a new platform for virtual business forums, called Let’s...

 

Around Town April 1, 2020

SHAF scholarship deadline is May 8 Sweet Home Alumni Foundation is extending the deadline for scholarship applications from Sweet Home High School seniors by five weeks, to Friday, May 8. Foundation directors voted unanimously to make the change. In...

 

Who's open, who's not?

Following is a list of local businesses and services that have responded to the governor’s orders regarding the coronavirus, as of Monday, March 23. If we’ve missed a business that should be on this list, call (541) 367-2135. A&W: Serving via... Full story

 

Around Town March 25, 2020

Editor’s note: Due to restrictions on public gatherings and other developments occurring even as The New Era goes to press, it’s highly possible that many of the events listed here may be postponed or cancelled due to coronavirus concerns. Plant... Full story

 

Around Town March 18, 2020

Editor’s note: Due to restrictions on public gatherings and other developments occurring even as The New Era goes to press, it’s highly possible that many of the events listed here may be postponed or cancelled due to coronavirus concerns. City s...

 

Around Town March 11, 2020

Genealogists to host workshop Sweet Home Genealogical Society will hold its 40th annual workshop Friday and Saturday, March 13-14, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Genealogical Library, 1223 Kalmia St. Speakers will include Susan Copple on “Census...

 

Around Town March 4, 2020

PEO’s annual plant sale under way PEO Chapter FA is selling plants through April 13. Proceeds go to scholarships for local women, both current graduates and those returning to school. Flowers, herbs, vegetables and some potted plants are...

 

Around Town Feb. 26, 2020

Extra mason bee cocoons sought Local residents who have extra blue orchard mason bee cocoons can donate them to the Oregon State University Extension Service, which will happily take them and find new homes for them. Most home yards need about 50...

 

Around Town Feb. 19, 2020

Local art shows feature 8x8 pieces Brownsville Art Association is hosting its annual 8 x 8 Community Art Show through March 28 featuring local artists at 255 N. Main St., Brownsville. All art is 8x8 inches in size and is reasonably priced. Art...

 

Around Town Feb. 12, 2020

Good, bad bugs at Master Gardeners Linn County Master Gardeners will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 13, at the Albany Library, 2450 14th Ave. SE. The public is welcome.Participation is free. Master Gardener Ranee Webb will discuss “Good Bugs/Bad...

 

Around Town February 5, 2020

Learn to talk to kids about abuse ABC House offers a class on Talking with Children about Safety from Sexual Abuse from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 5, at 228 SW 5th Ave. in Albany. The free training will provide guidance on how to talk with...

 

Around Town Jan. 22, 2020

Bible studies start this week in SH Mid-Valley Women of Christ is holding a community Bible study in various Sweet Home churches starting this week. The free, interdenominational classes, “Finding God Faithful,” are based on the life of Joseph...

 

Around Town Jan. 15, 2019

Winter Rod and Speed Show at Linn County Expo Center The 2020 Winter Rod and Speed Show will be held Jan. 17-18 at the Linn County Expo Center, 3700 Knox Butte Rd. E, in Albany, and Friday night...

 

Around Town Jan. 8, 2020

Free ASL class at area library The Brownsville Community Library is hosting an American Sign Language Class on Thursday evenings in January. The first class will be at 6 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 9, at 146 Spaulding Ave., Brownsville. This will be a...

 

Around Town – January 1, 2020

Limits on visitors at local hospitals To protect mothers, their newborns and the pediatric patients from flu viruses circulating in the region, all Samaritan Health Services hospitals, including Samaritan Lebanon Community Hospital, are limiting...

 

Around Town Dec. 25, 2019

Extension seeks extra bee cocoons Local residents who have extra blue orchard mason bee cocoons can donate them to the Oregon State University Extension Service, which will happily take them and find new homes for them. Most home yards need about 50...

 

Around Town Dec. 18, 2019

‘Christmas Carol’ dramatic recitation Get into the spirit(s) of the season in “A Christmas Carol in Prose” at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 19, at the Sweet Home Public Library, 1101 13th Ave. Reader Ricki Birran will perform a dramatic...

 

Around Town Dec. 11, 2019

New ornament hunt on local trails The Willamette National Forest is hosting its second annual ornament hunt through Jan. 1. Organized by the Willamette Valley Visitors Association, the ornament hunt encourages local residents and travelers to...

 

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