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DesBouillons: A twist on a fall classic (1)

September 17, 2014 — 

Dear Roberta: Autumn is one of my favorite times of the year. I read your column every month and have enjoyed many of the recipes that you have shared. I’m …

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Bounty of the county (2)

September 17, 2014 — 

This weekend, 17 farmers and ranchers and 11 chefs will come together for a tasting event showcasing locally grown food. This week, Nevada County Grown organizers were putting the finishing …

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Stucki, Center for the Arts team up for trip to Belgium (3)

September 13, 2014 — 

The Center for the Arts and Stucki Jewelers are teaming up to offer a trip of a lifetime — The Spring Bling Tour — with the winner taking a guided, …

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Grass Valley’s AnimalSave rescue home is the cat’s meow! (4)

September 12, 2014 — 

During the last eight years, I’ve featured many kinds of homes: Victorian, contemporary, log cabins and man caves, but this is the first time I’ve featured a home for cats. …

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More schools and families discover joy of trail riding (5)

September 12, 2014 — 

Getting more kids — and now moms — on mountain bikes has been a passion of Jet Lowe’s since she first organized YBONC (Youth Bicyclists of Nevada County) in 2008. …

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British bug-eye beauty (6)

September 12, 2014 — 

While having bug eyes is not considered an attractive trait in people (unless you’re Bette Davis), it’s different with cars. The Austin-Healey Mark I Sprite, known here as the Bug-eye …

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Peirce: Sacramento continues to have best salmon fishing (7)

September 12, 2014 — 

We are past Labor Day and are fast approaching the fall equinox. The shortening of the daylight hours is quite noticeable. The salmon season continues to be of prime interest …

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“Barefoot in the Park” is witty and well-done (8)

September 11, 2014 — 

Once the honeymoon is over, do newlyweds look at each other and ask, “Who really IS that person who I married?” They do in the play “Barefoot in the Park,” …

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KVMR Challenge: Two live music festivals, one weekend, 50 Miles Apart (9)

September 11, 2014 — 

Even a longtime festival and community radio station engineer like KVMR 89.5 FM’s Dave (Buzz) Barnett can’t remember any single radio station attempting anything quite like it. The Nevada City …

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Opera on stage at Synthetic Unlimited (10)

September 11, 2014 — 

Synthetic Unlimited will present An Evening of Opera, featuring some of Nevada County’s best singers and actors, performing selections and scenes from classic operas at the new Synthetic Unlimited Opera …

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September 11, 2014 — 

11th of September Leta Gibney and Ananda Vaughan ACOUSTIC THURSDAYS on the Boardwalk, noon - 2pm, we have Leta Gibney, local singer/songwriter who brings a world of influences to her …

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“Streetcar Named Desire” to stream live from London (12)

September 11, 2014 — 

The new season of National Theatre Live Tuesday continues with a live broadcast from the Young Vic in London of “A Streetcar Named Desire.” The fastest-selling production in the Young …

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Local artists earn recognition at KVIE Art Auction (13)

September 11, 2014 — 

Celebrating KVIE Public Television’s 33 years of creating an accessible venue to bring art into the homes of Northern Californians, the 2014 KVIE Art Auction will showcase more than 250 …

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Music festival brings “The Strawberry Way” to town (14)

September 11, 2014 — 

“It’s not going to be a problem,” said Jodi Barnett, spokeswoman for the Strawberry Music Festival. This was pretty much her answer to every question posed by The Union about …

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Sneak peek at Nevada County's 2014 Paint the Town Pink Breast Cancer event (15)

September 11, 2014 — 

Call it an eight-year itch. It was time to make a change. For the annual Paint the Town Pink event next month, organizers have booked a new entertainment act — …

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Paintings by Aram Larsen and Rebecca Seary (16)

September 11, 2014 — 

Sandwiched between the middle and south forks of the Yuba River, the San Juan Ridge is known for its diverse blend of ranchers, artists, craftspeople and farmers. Inspired by this …

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Pop-up deli returns to county Saturday to benefit Jewish Community Center (17)

September 11, 2014 — 

Once again the Nevada County Jewish Community Center will create a genuine Jewish Deli from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the Nevada City Elks Club. The sixth annual event …

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48th annual Constitution Day Parade marches on Sunday (18)

September 11, 2014 — 

The 48th Annual Constitution Day Parade tops a weekend of festivities in Nevada City. The Constitution Day parade has been a local tradition since 1967 and is reported to be …

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Reception Saturday for Sorenson retropective exhibit (19)

September 11, 2014 — 

The Center for the Arts in Grass Valley is hosting a Retrospective Exhibition of the work of the late Robert H. Sorenson. It opened Sept. 9 and continues through Sept. …

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Local musicians perform to benefit global studies program (20)

September 11, 2014 — 

Bell Hill Academy, a public Dual Immersion/ Global Studies School in the Grass Valley School District, will be the beneficiary of a benefit concert Sept. 17. Two years ago Bell …

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