Community, Life + Leisure

Sootheze Therapy Products In Red Bluff

Comfort Giver… In every house, at least one person has a favorite blanket or stuffed animal. There’s just something about it that brings comfort and security. They keep going backRead More
Community, Life + Leisure

Shasta Abbey Buddhist Monastery

Mindful Serenity… A visit to Shasta Abbey on a Sunday morning is an adventure in time travel, one that takes you back to the original teachings of a religion thatRead More
Community, Life + Leisure

Red Bluff’s Makery 1900

Make, Merry & More… In a story that should warm the hearts of high school teachers and administrators everywhere, Andrea Emerick not only completed her senior project in 2004 atRead More
Community, Life + Leisure

A Few Ideas To Get You In The Spirit Of The Season

Holiday Bucket List… • Drink hot chocolate with marshmallows and peppermint • Make latkes • Write a letter to Santa • Bake sugar cookies • Trim the tree • HangRead More
Community, Life + Leisure

The Power Of Kindness Can Change The World

The Ripple Effect… When a small leaf, drop of water or pebble hits a body of water, it casts an outward ripple that continues until it’s out of view, makingRead More
Community, Life + Leisure

Steve Potts’ Hand-Crafted Bikes In Etna

All Geared Up… In his novel “Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance,” author Robert Pirsig writes, “On a motorcycle the frame is gone…you’re in the scene, not just watchingRead More
Community, Life + Leisure

Nick Dahl Memorial Veterans Fund

Family Legacy… Nicholas Dahl was an Army veteran who served in Iraq in 2008, where he spent 14 months as a skilled combat soldier, earning the Combat Infantry Badge, IraqRead More
Community, Life + Leisure

Mercy Hospice, Angels Of Mercy And Festival Of Trees

Care and Compassion… HOSPICE – I ‘d heard of it, but never knew what it meant until my family needed Mercy Hospice. I always thought the word itself had aRead More
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Mentors Recruited And Trained At Catalyst Mentoring

Time Well Invested… “How do mentors win?” prompts the trainer. “BY SHOWING UP!” calls the class. Back when Aaron Hayes taught at a local continuation school, he picked up onRead More
Community, Life + Leisure, Recreation + Outdoors

Love In High Places

On the Lookout… With twenty-three years of experience in a fire lookout, Barry Snyder has a succinct description of how life there can change when smoke is spotted. “It’s likeRead More
Community, Life + Leisure, Recreation + Outdoors

Jennifer Jewell’s Cultivating Place

Garden Jargon… Jennifer Jewell takes gardening beyond tomato, lawn and rosebush. The host of North State Public Radio’s “Cultivating Place: Conversations on Natural History and the Human Impulse to Garden”Read More