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Nevada County Photos of the Week: July 31 – August 5

August 7, 2017 — SUBMIT A PHOTO Have you captured the faces, places and events of our lovely town as well? Then submit your own photos to The Union's "Nevada County Captures" page to be published in our print edition every Saturday. Send submissions by Friday morning to photos@theunion.com. […]

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The Temptations, Eve Ensler and Pink Martini to headline The Center for the Arts fall performances in Grass Valley

August 1, 2017 — Grass Valley's entertainment scene will be in for a treat this fall when Motown legends The Temptations, Tony Award-winning playwright Eve Ensler and local favorite Pink Martini come to town. On Tuesday, The Center for the Arts announced three off-site performances scheduled for October, November […]

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Wine magazine recognizes Nevada City’s Friar Tuck’s

July 30, 2017 — Friar Tuck's Restaurant & Bar of Nevada City has received a 2017 Award of Excellence from Wine Spectator magazine. The selection was announced in the August issue as part of its 36th annual international awards program. The restaurant is recognized among other winners from all […]

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Bear Yuba Land Trust launches effort to save Independence Trail

July 27, 2017 — Hugging the steep slope above the wild and scenic south Yuba River, Independence Trail winds through a mature forest of pacific madrone, mountain dogwood and incense cedar. For decades, busloads of eager school children, some in wheelchairs, have come here to explore Gold Rush era […]

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New wildflower book is here with day trips for escaping into the high country

July 27, 2017 — The wait is over. A decade after the release of their first edition, the Redbud Chapter of the California Native Plant Society has just released an updated version of the popular guidebook, "Wildflowers of Nevada and Placer Counties, California." With 600 color photos and descriptions […]

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Nevada County Photos of the Week: 7/15-7/22

July 24, 2017 — SUBMIT A PHOTO Have you captured the faces, places and events of our lovely town as well? Then submit your own photos to The Union's "Nevada County Captures" page to be published in our print edition every Saturday. Send submissions by Friday morning to photos@theunion.com. […]

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Nevada County Photos of the Week: July 8-15

July 17, 2017 — SUBMIT YOUR PHOTO Have you captured the faces, places and events of our lovely town as well? Then submit your own photos to The Union's "Nevada County Captures" page to be published in our print edition every Saturday or our daily "TownTalk" page. Send submissions […]

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Nevada County designated as state cultural district

July 11, 2017 — If it wasn't already obvious, now you know: Nevada County has a thriving cultural scene. The California Arts Council announced Monday that Nevada City and Grass Valley have officially been named a combined state cultural district, and are one of only 14 areas statewide to […]

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A Day At Play in Western Nevada County (VIDEO/PHOTOS)

June 29, 2017 — Take a visual tour of a typical day at play in Western Nevada County. In capturing the many different recreational opportunities in the area, we sought to share images of everyday folks enjoying the many activities that Western Nevada County offers to local residents and […]

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Nevada County Claim to Fame

June 27, 2017 — • Sunset Magazine featured Nevada City on their February, 2017, cover and named it the "Best Value" Town in the West. Additionally, in April, the magazine identified Inn Town Campground in Nevada City as one of their "55 best campgrounds in California, Hawaii, and Mexico." […]

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Four Seasons of Fun

June 27, 2017 — Summer Nevada County boasts hot summer days, perfect for a dip in one of the many quality swimming holes along the South Yuba River. If you're more of a water sports enthusiast, there are plenty of lakes to play in whether your joy is kayaking, […]

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Welcome to Nevada County

May 4, 2017 — Welcome to Nevada County Forged by the 1849 gold rush, this area has maintained its sense of rugged independence and natural beauty as it has evolved into a world-class destination for art enthusiasts, outdoor recreationalists, foodies, and anyone just wanting to "get away from it […]

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