Entries by Ellie Shine

Black Sheep

Recently, I’ve had two opportunities to visit one of Ashland’s favorite restaurants. The first time was a few weeks ago when my college roommate Lauretta came into town for a visit. We’d spent some time in pubs in the past and so in honor of such times, I took her to The Black Sheep. Once upstairs, we chose a table near the famous red phone booth (which I believe gave an unforgettable performance in Waking Ned Devine.) Our waitress was friendly and quick with a greeting as she presented us with menus. Lauretta was impressed with the abundant selection of English and Irish ales. After a few studious moments we chose our old favorites – a Black and Tan for me (Guinness and Amber) and a Half and Half (Guiness and Lager) for her.

Boulevard Coffee

Ashland’s Newest Coffee Shop A few days ago I invited my friend Sam to meet me at Boulevard Coffee, Ashland’s newest coffee shop, located inside the Stratford Inn at 555 Siskiyou Boulevard.  I had not been to this coffee shop and wanted to see what it was all about.  My first impression was the abundance […]