THE WAY MUSICIAN Mark O’Connor sees it, American music has a broader dimension – it speaks about current times, looks toward the future by engaging people, and reflects on the past so we remember where we came from.
THE AVERAGE PERSON sees black fleece; Marcella Brown sees ape fur. Someone sees a wig; Brown sees Tarzan’s matted dreadlocks. Someone sees glittery Spandex; Brown sees the Tin Man.
In 2006, when our son Emerson was born, Kristen and I decided to move away from The Best Place on Earth.
THE BIRDS OF BUTTE COUNTY can rest free due to the vital efforts of the Altacal Audubon Society. The society promotes the awareness, appreciation and protection of native birds and their habitats.
JEFF HANSEN HAS THE TASK of helping create recipes for some of the North State’s favorite brews. As co-founder and brewmaster of Redding’s Wildcard Brewing Company, he and wife Jenny have also discovered the recipe for business success.
NORTHERN CALIFORNIA PROVIDES BEAUTY and excellent places to explore throughout all seasons. However, sometimes one area is often missed – the big, beautiful California sky. March is a great time to look up!
FOR STUDENT ATHLETES, there’s always the big game against the cross-town rival or possibly the playoffs. For kids focusing on graphic arts, however, those kinds of competitive opportunities just aren’t there.
LIKE THE RISE IN BOUTIQUE WINERIES and craft breweries across the country, Northern California is experiencing a boom in small-batch specialty distilleries.
IT ALL STARTED BACK IN 1947, when a group of hardy Methodists who’d been camping out in the forest below Castle Lake began building a permanent camp.