The City of Oakdale is embarking on a new artistic venture with its introduction of the City Chamber Gallery. This display will feature local artists on a monthly basis in the Oakdale City Council Chambers, and it opened on Jan. 3 with a showing of paintings by Larry Hogwood.
January 18, 2012|
When looking for information on natural healing or non-prescription ways to improve health, people commonly visit a local retailer that specializes in health products. While some local businesses offer supplements and natural products on their shelves, they also contain small libraries with information for improving or maintaining good health.
January 18, 2012|
The holiday tradition of bringing a live tree into the home and decorating it as part of the Christmas celebration is relatively new. Only in the last 200 years have private homes had Christmas trees, but the tradition took firm hold in Christian communities and the Christmas tree became symbolic of the holiday.
December 14, 2011|
For the third straight year, the Taste of Oakdale sponsored by the Oakdale Chamber of Commerce, enticed the community with the promise of delicious goodies prepared by local restaurants and food vendors as a healthy crowd converged on the community center Tuesday evening, Aug. 30 with one thing on their mind - food.
September 07, 2011|
Potential home viticulturists could be in for a treat as Delicato Vineyards will once again be hosting its Home Wine Making Workshop on successive Saturdays, Aug. 27 and Sept. 3 for those just beginning or those wanting to hone their skills.
Poverty, greed, the seething unmentionable sides of humanity - no, it's not the latest salacious Hollywood headline - it's the delicious complexity layered into the adaptation of Charles Dickens' classic, Oliver Twist and it's coming to Oakdale's stage, Aug. 19-Sept.3.
On June 16 1982, then President of the United States, Ronald Reagan proclaimed July as National Peach Month, but interestingly enough, many places celebrate August as National Peach month instead. July or August, either way, it doesn't change the fact that the fleshy, sweet fruit tastes equally good whether you're slurping down a peach smoothie on a hot day or gobbling warm peach cobbler with plenty of cool ice cream melting on top.