Entries by Shields Bialasik

Train Your Brain Faster with Microcurrent

Neurofeedback is catching on in the Rogue Valley!  What is all the excitement about?   Dr. Daniel Sternberg, a licensed psychologist, and his wife and business partner, Suzanne Mark, opened Ashland Neurofeedback and Therapy in March of 2016 to address many issues more quickly and efficiently with Micro Current Neurofeedback and other customized approaches. As an early adopter […]

Southern Oregon True Health

Now celebrating 5 years of service here in Ashland, Dr. Casey Frieder is excited to invite you to his clinic’s Spring Open House Celebration on Sat, April 15th. Everyone is welcome to stop by and hear Dr. Casey perform with his marimba band Rutendo, while enjoying good food, company and fun. This a great chance […]

100+ Homes Sold in 2016 – Expert Properties – Sales, Furnished Rentals, Property Management

Expert Properties brings a new model to the real estate industry. Instead of the normal model of hiring agents that are all independent contractors, Expert Properties hires only employees, each with varying expertise to serve each client. You don’t hire an agent at Expert Properties, you hire a company.  Their vast knowledge and experience of […]

Rollins Family Health – Supporting Body, Mind & Spirit

Rollins Family Health Care decided to include aesthetic skin treatments as one of their services after years of requests from patients. Dr. Jani Rollins was familiar with Miranda Briggs’ extensive experience as an aesthetician and approached her last year with the idea of offering state-of-the-art aesthetic care to patients.  She joined Dr. Rollins and Patrice […]

Ashland Supportive Housing – Serving Ashland Since 1981

Formed in 1981 by a small group of parents looking for a better life for their adult children with intellectual and developmental disabilities, Ashland Supportive Housing and Community Outreach (ASH) was founded on the principles of respect, dignity and compassion for all people regardless of their abilities. Now in its 36nd year of business, ASH […]

BrainJoy – Neurofeedback, Nutrition… Naturally!

In 2011, along with her husband Mark, Kathleen Kellenbeck co-founded BrainJoy, offering NeurOptimal® Neurofeedback. In 2016, neuro nutrition analysis and amino acid supplementation were added to BrainJoy’s services. Together, neurofeedback and neuro nutrition assist clients in overcoming addictions, stress, sleeplessness, eating issues, chronic pain, deep sadness, post-traumatic stress, anxiousness, learning challenges, brain injury, struggling with […]

Glow – Transforming The Face of Beauty

Open the dictionary to the word “aging” and it’s apparent that our culture is fixated on the negative portrayal of the aging process, such as deterioration, crumbling, fading, and wearing out. We could not find one positive word!  At Glow, we embrace that we are all aging, and yet science and tools can help us […]

DeAnna Sickler & Dyan Lane – Get A Jump On The Market

“The Girls” are back in town! That’s right, recently returning from Portland, Oregon having been honored as two of the 100 Most Influential Real Estate Agents. This means that not only were they Top Producers in our state but also in the region! The team hit their full stride, pulling in more than $41 million […]

Steven Remington – Ashland Independent Film Festival

Steven thanks so much for speaking with us today. Please tell us a little about yourself and your background in the arts.  I studied music in high school and college, along with organizational communication. I was one of the founding board members of the Oregon Bluegrass Association in 1982, and I produced my first festival […]

Delaine Due – Second Generation Shaklee 2017

  Last year we interviewed Delaine Due, owner of Second Generation, to learn more about her family’s unique 45 year history with Shaklee. The interview was a break from the norm as prior to Delaine’s interview all advertising had been based on word-of-mouth referral and personal networking. The interview proved to be such a success […]

Direct Physical Therapy Celebrates 5 Years in Ashland!

A regular contributor and long term member of Locals Guide, Lance Cooper is the owner of Direct Physical Therapy in Ashland. Located at the corner of Hersey and Oak Street, Direct Physical Therapy assists clients with all physical therapy needs ranging from postoperative rehabilitation to sports performance. Lance’s personal specialty is treating clients using Active […]

Geos Institute – Creating Climate Change Solutions

Located in Ashland, Oregon the Geos Institute works to make human and natural communities whole in the face of climate change. They create science-based climate change solutions through three initiatives focused on forests, rivers, and communities. Climate Wise® helps local leaders and communities, Forest Legacies focuses on forest and land managers, and Working Waters provides […]

Tech Savvy Sofia Delivers Solutions – Makes You Smile

Providing on-site and remote computer support, training, and education, Sofia Roper offers a three-in-one computer support service that delivers solutions and puts a smile on her clients’ face. From setting up and synchronizing your computer with a Smartphone, connecting a printer, email setup, backup routines, iPads and basic computer navigation. Sofia is extremely patient and […]

2Yoke Design – Your Resource for Residential & Commercial Interiors

2Yoke Design is a multidisciplinary design firm specializing in residential and commercial interiors that emphasize wellness and financial prosperity for both the home and workplace. 2Yoke Design believes that well-informed interior design has the potential to foster a deeper connection to the built environment; one that is supportive to the dreams and goals of its […]

The Culinarium – Gourmet Provisions & Fine Kitchenware

Husband and wife team Constance and David Jesser are off to a dashing success with their new kitchenware and gourmet provisions store here in Ashland, Oregon. Named The Culinarium – meaning (Lat. Def: pertaining to culinary, kitchen) is a food lover’s paradise. This is the store for the kitchen aficionado, the home and professional chef. […]

Sari Telpner – Whole Health Educator™ & Reiki Master

Are you dealing with any of the following conditions? Anxiety, arthritis, cancer, depression, digestive issues, fatigue, heart disease, energetically or environmentally sensitive, hypertension, Meniere’s, migraine, poor immune function, pain, sleep problems, stress, vertigo or weight issues? Introducing Sari Telpner, a Whole Health Educator™ and Holy Fire Reiki Master. Over the past 22 years Sari has dedicated herself […]

J. Austin Coin and Jewelry Celebrating Six Years in Ashland!

Now celebrating their 6th year in Ashland, J. Austin & Company have distinguished themselves as Ashland’s Premier Gold and Silver Bullion dealers. Offering competitive pricing with a vast depth of numismatic knowledge, the company works with locals from all around the region. They are an internationally renowned diamond brokerage registered on Dun & Bradstreet and […]

31 Years and Counting, The Best is Yet to Come!

Get ready for another great season of all new performances, fresh energy, and excitement brought to you by the Oregon Cabaret Theatre! In this interview, we speak with Managing Director Rick Robinson and Artistic Director Valerie Rachelle about the success of their 2016 season, and what’s in store for audiences in the holiday show. We […]

How to be Unreasonably Happy

Founder of The Breathe Center, Reneé Miereanu began her private practice on the Big Island, Hawaii, living there for 14 years, after studying at university in Los Angeles, CA. She continued her education, personal counseling and coaching in Seattle for another 14 years before moving to Ashland, Oregon. She is a master of Clinical hypnotherapy, […]

Stronger Together

Ashland Food Co-op is the region’s only Certified Organic Retailer. With a mission of being a socially responsible business, the Co-op offers a full selection of natural and organic products, including many that are locally grown or produced. Their Co-op Basics products make healthy organic food more accessible to every family. The knowledgeable staff will […]

New Obamacare Enrollment Center at Ashland Insurance

Sue Carney, of Carney Insurance, is celebrating her 4th year as a healthcare enrollment specialist in Ashland, and has assisted with nearly 2,000 applications to date. She is Ashland’s go-to agent for Obamacare, and Carney Insurance has been specifically created and designed to tackle the unique challenges of both Obamacare and Medicare enrollments. As Sue […]

The Care of Trees

Canopy is committed to delivering skilled and passionate care of trees to the communities of Southern Oregon. Our aim is to provide your home with increased safety, health, and beauty. Whether your trees are in need of pruning, have pest or disease issues, or requires removal, Canopy offers a complete range of tree care options […]

Celebrating 30 Years in Ashland

Now celebrating their 30th year in Ashland, Ashland Auto Parts Inc. is owned by Sherman and Jami Peters. Over the past three decades Ashland Auto Parts has gone above and beyond to find all those hard to find auto parts and more. Not only do they know nearly everyone in town who has ever needed a part […]

Interior & Building Designer

Conveniently located on bustling 4th Street, next to Noble Coffee, the Ashland Design Studio has been created as a resource space for new home design, remodeling and renovation. Opened by building and interior designer Julie O’Dywer, the space provides valuable access to local building, craft, and trade resources. From choosing a local wood worker, contractor, […]

Wild Fern Natural Health

For the past six years, Dr. Brigid Crowe’s practice has grown steadily and Wild Fern Natural Health in Ashland has become a household name. Although at times, she can be booked out weeks in advance, spaces are always available because one thing is perfectly clear – her patients get well. As a Naturopathic Primary Care […]

Zagorska Oasis Express Spa & Apothecary

Introducing Zagorska Oasis. A world class eco-luxe spa in the heart of Ashland. Offering customized treatments designed to connect you with nature and leave the stress of the world behind! Offering only the best in restorative skin care with exclusively formulated in-house products. Michele Zagorski and her staff have gone out of their way to create an […]