R&B Festival response Dear Editor: Re Mr. Fahnestock’s letter (July 30) regarding the Winthrop Rhythm & Blues Festival: There were several inaccurate accusations about our festival, and I write to clear them up. • It is false to say the promoters didn’t cancel because of their greed. The festival is a registered nonprofit event. All […]
Arts briefs: May 28, 2014
This week: Hear from young writers on June 5, see the New show at The Loovre on June 7, and take in the Renard exhibit at Spartan Art Project on June 7.
Workshop offers help for artists A workshop that will help artists identify and pursue funding opportunities will be offered Thursday (Jan. 9) at Confluence Gallery in Twisp from 5:30 – 7 p.m. Cost is $20. Bring a laptop if you have one. To register, call 997-2787. Readers’ Theater staging two one-act plays The Merc Playhouse […]
I-522 is about transparency and right to choose By Sam Lucy As “First Tuesday” nears, I’d like to simplify Initiative 522, the labeling initiative for genetically engineered food ingredients. I-522 is about freedom, transparency and the right for consumers to know what exactly is in their packaged food. Although all other ingredients must be listed […]