Tag Archive: shop local

Mar 15

A Taste of Southern Oregon – Historic Jacksonville and Wine Country

Historic Jacksonville is a must see on a visit to Southern Oregon. The entire town has been designated a Historic Landmark and remains much as it was over 100 years ago. Old brick buildings, once occupied by saloons and frequented by gold miners still line the streets and are now home to unique shops, art galleries and fine restaurants. This quaint town is also a great starting point to explore the wineries of the Applegate Valley.

Mar 21

Shop Local at Rogue Valley Growers Markets

The growers markets are a popular valley attraction. Many area residents enjoy strolling through the market in search of the freshest brightest fruits and vegetables while listening to local musicians and sampling local gourmet treats.

Dec 30

Shop Local in Grants Pass

This Christmas I put my money where my mouth is and chose to do my shopping locally in the Rogue Valley. One of my favorite spots was G Street in Grants Pass. This is a historic stretch of exceptional turn of the century buildings many of which are designated as historic landmarks. There are numerous shops and restaurants all worth a look; here are a few of my favorites