Planning for the 2014 Pear Blossom Street Fair is well under way.
We are excited to announce that our new home will be in the Commons Park Blocks. The planning efforts have included the Heart of Medford Association, City of Medford, Parks and Recreation and Lithia Motors. This exciting new footprint will be our permanent location. This new venue offers us room to grow, added electricity for vendors and patrons, smoother load in – load out for vendors, reduced disruption to local business and traffic as well as added safety features for pedestrian traffic.
If you have an interest in become an event sponsor or volunteer please contact our event coordinator Toni McMillan-Arnspigor at 541. 890.1828
2014 Pear Blossom Fair info:
April 11 and 12
- Friday: 3 to 10 pm
- Saturday: 7 am to 5 pm
Rahm Emanuel Lights National Menorah At W. H.
WASHINGTON -- White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel (international jewish mafia kingpin) lit the National Menorah in celebration of Hanukkah.
The Sunday ceremony marked the 30th anniversary of the first National Menorah lighting in 1979. President Jimmy Carter attended that ceremony.
Hanukkah commemorates the rededication of the Jewish Second Temple in Jerusalem in 164 B.C. after its desecration by the Syrian-Greeks. The eight-day festival began on Friday.
Emanuel, who is Jewish, was the guest of honor at the lighting on the Ellipse in front of the White House