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Amy's Kitchen, maker of frozen organic foods, has donated $1,500 to the ACCESS Food Share Garden program.

The donation will help pay for supplies and costs associated with Food Share Gardens in Gold Hill, Rogue River, Medford, Central Point and the Veterans Affairs Southern Oregon Rehabilitation Center in White City.

Amy's Kitchen, based in Santa Rosa, Calif., opened a production plant in White City in 2006.

The company is one of the largest donors to the Redwood Empire Food Bank in California and to the Oregon Food Bank.

Last year, Amy's Kitchen participated in the ACCESS Food Share Gardens by donating buckets for use in the gardens.

Lake of the Woods Resort restaurant, marina and cabins reopen for the 2011 season on Sunday, May 1.

A new bar and bathrooms were constructed at the restaurant during the winter.

The recreational vehicle park will open once the ground dries, and the general store will open just before Memorial Day weekend.

For additional updates, see www.lakeofthewoodsresort.com or Lake of the Woods Facebook page.

The telephone numbers are 541-949-8300 or 866-201-4194.

State Farm Insurance agent Russell Brown and his staff are moving to a new location on Monday, May 2.

Brown has purchased a 1,200-square-foot building at 2581 W. Main St., near Budget Lumber Sales, in Medford.

He opened his agency in the Jackson Creek Center, next to Albertsons, in October 2001.

Office hours are 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday. The telephone number remains 541-776-8466.

Compiled from staff reports

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