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Merriam: Helping your dog handle holiday stress (1)

December 18, 2014 — 

Ahhh, the holidays: a time for good cheer, good food, good friends, and good times. So why would so many of us rather be locked in a room with a …

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Wicks: Whatever was I thinking? (2)

December 18, 2014 — 

It is my experience, and there is research supporting the idea, that people adopt pets for how they look and return them for how they behave. Often, people see that …

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December 18, 2014 — 

Jazz focus of free holiday concert Combie Bible Church will host a free concert featuring Analog Jazz, with special guest, Doug Ellington, great grandson of Duke Ellington, Saturday. The concert …

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‘The Nutcracker’ to screen live from Moscow Sunday (4)

December 18, 2014 — 

The holidays are upon us, and Nevada County offers an abundance of holiday cheer. Included among the local performances, concerts, craft faires, and the like, is an opportunity to see …

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Community Christmas concert to feature Cornish Carol Choir (5)

December 18, 2014 — 

Grass Valley United Methodist Church will host a Community Christmas Concert at 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 21. The concert will feature the Grass Valley Cornish Carol Choir as well as …

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The biggest tattle ever told (6)

December 18, 2014 — 

This year, a documentary deserves consideration as best movie of the year. Its lead “character” is as deserving and compelling in his extensive screen time as any established, high performing …

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Male Choir holiday music set for Sunday (7)

December 18, 2014 — 

The Grass Valley Male Voice Choir will present a new and uniquely different holiday musical event at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 21, at the Sierra Presbyterian Church. “Carols by Candlelight” …

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Ring in holiday spirit through song (8)

December 18, 2014 — 

‘Tis the season to be jolly so strike the harp and join the chorus with the Sierra Master Chorale and Orchestra Saturday evening​ ​and Sunday afternoon at the Seventh-day Adventist …

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Esoteric folk on tap for Sat. (9)

December 18, 2014 — 

The Winter Solstice has arrived once again and to that end there will be a celebration of the turning of the seasons. Three acts will converge to create a show …

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Winter Solstice ensemble set to celebrate season (10)

December 18, 2014 — 

Three captivating artists who rose to fame recording for the Windham Hill label come together to celebrate the holiday season Sunday during a performance presented by the Center for the …

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Readers Theatre set to ‘captivate’ audiences (11)

December 18, 2014 — 

This Sunday, great works of literature come alive when read by acclaimed local actors and orators at Readers Theatre at the Miners Foundry Cultural Center. The intimate afternoon features short …

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Shady to celebrate ‘National Hotel’ release (12)

December 18, 2014 — 

Local singer-songwriter Brett Shady celebrates the release of his second album National Hotel, this Saturday, at the record’s namesake, the historic National Hotel in Nevada City. It has been four …

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Local ‘Calendar Girls’ 2015 publication to benefit Hospice of the Foothills (13)

December 18, 2014 — 

You may recall the Helen Mirren movie “Calendar Girls” wherein a club of “women of a certain age” decide to make a racy calendar to raise money for a local …

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A little something for everyone to benefit those without this Saturday (14)

December 18, 2014 — 

The season of giving is in full swing, and the holiday’s most frolicking and heartfelt gathering, a Night of Giving, takes place this Saturday (Dec. 20) afternoon and evening at …

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Sierra Stages announces 2015 season (15)

December 18, 2014 — 

Christopher Durang’s comedy “Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike,” Mel Brooks and Thomas Meehan’s outrageous musical “The Producers,” and William Finn and James Lapine’s extraordinary musical “Falsettos” make up …

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KVMR volunteers win honors for off-air contributions (16)

December 18, 2014 — 

It makes sense for a nonprofit, non-commercial radio station to salute its hundreds of volunteers, and that’s exactly what Nevada City’s KVMR 89.5 FM did at a holiday banquet earlier …

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Lessons in holiday fare (17)

December 17, 2014 — 

BriarPatch’s cooking school has plenty of options for people who are interested in giving food as gifts, bringing something new to holiday feasts, or are trying to give an experience …

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Savory treats for holiday celebrations (18)

December 17, 2014 — 

Dear Roberta: We have a large family gathering for Christmas and I’m tired of the appetizers I’ve been making for the last several years. I’d really appreciate some new recipes …

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Nutritionist Victoria LaFont on mission to bring enjoyment back to eating (19)

December 17, 2014 — 

On a cold winter day, a bowl of hot, steaming soup made from bone broth is the remedy for what ails. It’s the super food that’s been eaten for centuries. …

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Singer: Exploring our natural world (20)

December 13, 2014 — 

I knew it would be hard to put this book down. But I did not think it would be hard to hold. However, the first look into our local CNPS …

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