More Terrain Open For This Weekend At Bear Valley - Tix Still $59.00
Posted by: thepinetree on 12/03/2016 07:26 AM
Bear Valley, CA...Hey Good People! We will be opening more terrain this weekend as our Snow Making/Slope crew has been doing a great job getting Mokelumne West ready. We will be turning Kuma so Mokelume West will be open but all other runs off the summit will be closed so please heed our closures for you safety. Cub Meadow will also have some expanded terrain as well as the Panda Carpet for lessons and such. We will have some terrain park features also as well as Tubing so come on up and enjoy our "Pure Mountain Fun" ethos!!!!!! Stay tuned........
2nd Annual Odd Fellows Christmas Craft Fair Saturday, December 10
Posted by: News_Desk on 12/02/2016 09:14 AM
La Grange, CA...Attention holiday shoppers! Don’t miss the 2nd Annual Odd Fellows Christmas Craft Fair on December 10th at the IOOF Hall in La Grange, open from 10 am to 3 pm. Come share an abundance of Christmas cheer in the warm atmosphere of this historic 1881 vintage Odd Fellows Hall! A fine collection of artists, collectors and crafters will be assembled for your shopping pleasure, and we’ll also offer seasonal refreshments and treats available for sale.
Bear Valley Leads The Central Sierra With Early Season Opening
Posted by: thepinetree on 12/02/2016 10:58 AM
Bear Valley, CA...With their Thanksgiving Weekend opening the Bear Valley operations team proved their commitment to being a premier, family friendly resort. Their investments in state of the art snowmaking equipment have proved that in good snow years and in not so good snow years they provide great snow conditions and one of the longest ski seasons in the industry. In fact last year they were the last resort in the nation to hold a NASTAR race.
The Angels Camp Christmas Parade & Open House For 2016
Posted by: thepinetree on 12/02/2016 01:29 PM
Angels Camp, CA...The Annual Angels Camp Christmas Parade & Open House filled Angels Camp last Saturday evening. It kicked off at 4:00 pm. with caroling in front of the Calaveras Visitors Center and lighting of the Christmas tree at 4:30 pm. At 5:00 pm the Parade of Lights through historic downtown where locals and visitors alike line this classic Gold Rush street to enjoy the pretty sights. Main Street merchants were open late serving up treats, discounts on merchandise and wine tasting. Santa was available for photos on the porch at the Visitors Center following the parade and food trucks were selling pizza, hot chocolate and other toasty goodies for an evening’s entertainment of carols from Mountain Melody Women’s Choir. It was the kind of classic, small-town-America-celebration that will warms your heart and jump starts your holiday spirit. We have photos and video of the parade below...
Winter Is Here. Come Up & Enjoy It At Bear Valley Cross Country & Adventure Company
Posted by: thepinetree on 12/01/2016 09:43 AM
Bear Valley, CA...Paul Says.."Fourteen trails are open and groomed for cross country skiing and snowshoeing. The store is really nicely stocked up for all of your winter needs. Other details: Lessons and rentals available. Meadow Café, and tubing area not open yet, but please inquire about sledding options. Hope to see you soon!"
“It’s A Wonderful Life In Angels Camp” ACBA Christmas Gala Dec. 5
Posted by: News_Desk on 12/01/2016 01:44 PM
Angels Camp, CA...The Angels Camp Business Association will hold its annual Christmas Gala, themed “It’s a Wonderful Life in Angels Camp” at Camps Restaurant in Greenhorn Creek, Angels Camp, from 6 to 9 p.m. this Monday, Dec. 5. Silver bells will grace the hall, as “every time a bell rings, an angel gets their wings.”
Jackson, CA...Are you interested in becoming a certified UCCE Master Food Preserver volunteer and teaching others how to preserve food at home? Apply for the next volunteer training program in Jackson starting in February. While experience with canning and drying food is a bonus, it isn’t required.
Dr. Rhoda Nussbaum Named December 2016 Mentor Of The Month
Posted by: News_Desk on 12/01/2016 02:03 PM
Angels Camp, CA...The Calaveras Youth Mentoring Program is honoring Murphys resident Dr. Rhoda Nussbaum as its December 2016 Mentor of the Month. Rhoda has been matched with her nine-year-old mentee, Makayla Copeland, for a year; their time together is something Makayla consistently looks forward to each week.
Starbucks Announces New Leadership Structure To Drive Next Wave Of Global Growth
Posted by: News_Desk on 12/01/2016 02:12 PM
Seattle, WA...Starbucks Corporation today announced that Kevin Johnson, president and chief operating officer and a 7-year member of the Starbucks Board of Directors, will expand his responsibilities and assume the role and responsibilities of president and chief executive officer, effective April 3, 2017.
The 2nd Annual Christmas In White Pines Parade Of Lights & More!
Posted by: thepinetree on 12/01/2016 02:11 PM
White Pines, CA....The 2nd Annual Christmas In White Pines Parade Of Lights & Holiday Festival picked up even more steam in its second year to become a fixture on the local Holiday Calendar. Santa, Hot Chocolate, Popcorn, Parade & More were featured along Blagen Road starting at Ace Hardware and ending at White Pines Park.