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Read some articles from back issues of the print edition and supplemental content.
Family reunions celebrate our families’ traditions and heritage. They give us the opportunity to reacquaint ourselves with family members that we don’t get to visit with often, and introduce our children to aunts, uncles and cousins they may have never met. The North State is full of wonderful settings to hold the perfect family reunion. If it were up to you to plan your family reunion, where in the North State would you hold it?
Top Ten ice cream placesDo those hot summer days make you scream for ice cream? The way it makes you smile while feasting on your favorite flavor, soft serve, gelato, sundaes, sorbets. You told us where you go to indulge in this favorite summer pastime.
Whether you prefer a rich, full-bodied Merlot or a fruity Zinfandel, the North State offers many wineries to suit your taste. With September 22 marking the official end of summer, it’s the perfect opportunity to raise a glass and toast the beginning of autumn. Thank you for sharing with us your favorite North State Winery.
It's the most important meal of the day - and doesn’t breakfast taste so much better when someone else cooks it for you? With so many great places in the North State to eat a tasty morning meal, how do you choose a favorite? The votes are in – below are Enjoy reader’s top 10 (actually 11) breakfast places.
Top 10 Thanksgiving Memories
Thanksgiving is a time for traditions and fond memories. Maybe one year you had a surprise guest, or maybe you received some news that made you particularly thankful. Perhaps you did something completely out of the ordinary that made your Thanksgiving memories. Below are our 10 favorites.
Top Ten Holiday Films
The weather is cooling off; the scent of the holidays is in the air. Hot chocolate and curling up on the couch with a mug of hot chocolate and a warm fire in the fireplace is the perfect antidote to a winter chill. Christmas movies are on just about every channel. Which one will you make sure to watch? Below are our reader’s favorites:
TOP 10 NORTH STATE LANDMARKS
People from all over the world come to Northern California to visit some of the state’s most beautiful and unique landmarks. From a popular piece of architecture to a must-visit locally owned business or restaurant that’s been around forever, here are your votes for the North State’s most popular landmarks.
Top 10 Thrift Shops
In these days of pinching pennies and recycle, reduce and reuse, thrift stores are a logical choice to purchase gently used items that may not normally be in your budget. Many wonderful treasures can be found at second-hand stores here in the North State, including several that raise money for noble causes. Below are the North State Thrift Stores that received the most votes from our online Top 10 poll.
Top 10 Guilty Pleasures
Whether it’s a show you secretly TiVo, a DVD you hide in the back of your collection, a song you sing loud and proud when no one is around or a food that makes you secretly give in to your craving, we all have guilty pleasures. Here are our readers’ Top 10.
TOP 10 LIVE MUSIC VENUES
The North State is fortunate to have a diverse collection of talented local musicians, and many restaurants, bars, clubs and larger venues offer live music regularly. The votes are in and here are the results!