Menu Please: Visions of Sugar-free Sugarplums


Practice a little moderation now and then to increase the pleasure of the blow-outs. - advice given to writer Adair Lara by her father Since August: It took 45 minutes for Olive Garden to sell out of their promotional $100 for 49 days of The Never Ending Pasta Bowl. The lucky winners paid a hundred bucks [...] Read More


Andrea Charroin’s Morning Glories(2)

Of course ANC can have the recipe!  I actually preferred the Morning Glory to the Marathon Bar, a lot of our customers did.  Like the MB you can really toss in anything you like to make it 'YOURS' ...

Arts and Entertainment

O Street Gallery Features Chuck Prudhomme’s Oil Painting Demonstration(1)

The newly opened O Street Gallery in downtown Redding presents an oil-painting demonstration by Chuck Prudhomme, renowned Redding fine artist. The demonstration will take place from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sat...

Exclusive story by

Story Update: Shasta County CEO Says County is ‘looking into’ Veteran’s Complaint about Local Veterans Services Office(8)

Editor's note: We have an update to reporter Bill Siemer's Oct. 13 story about Ralph C. Davie, a Redding Vietnam veteran who has filed a complaint against the Shasta County Veterans Services Office. ...

Community Events

Shasta High School Annual Madrigal Dinner(2)

Be transported into Renaissance times through the seasonal magic of the 35th annual Shasta High School Madrigal Dinner, held on Wednesday-Saturday evenings, December 3-6 and 10-13th at the Frank Lloyd...

Airbnb Allows Redding Couple to Welcome Worldwide Travelers into Their Home(6)

Redding has nearly 100 Airbnb rentals, and today we talk with one Redding owner. Before we go too far down the road with this conversation,  here's a short description of Airbnb, by Airbnb:  Airbnb ...

Press release

Shasta County Teen Couple Found Dead(0)

On Sunday (10-26-14) the Sheriff’s Office took a missing persons report involving both Darian  Powner and Tristan Mitchell. They were last seen together on Saturday (10-25-14). This afternoon, with...

Letter to the Editor

Letter to the Editor: Proposition 47 Adds to Crime Problems(2)

By Shasta County Sheriff Tom Bosenko
Proposition 47 attempts to deceive voters.  The proponents of Proposition 47 conjured up the name “Safe Neighborhoods and Schools Act” for a collection of bad ideas that will produce the opposite...

Love By Blog: The Back-Story(30)

Thank you all for such a warm welcome to! Some of you asked how I came to be in a small, remote fishing village in the Highlands of Scotland, so I'll tell you! I promise that after this ...


Keeping the Skies Safer for Everyone(0)

The topic was how to stay safe, a serious subject when you're talking about flying. Those gathered had plenty of experience – some well over 50 years – and amidst the comraderie and fun, everyone ...

Arts and Entertainment

Death Comes to Pemberly(0)

By Chad Grayson
It is 1802, six years since the events of Jane Austen's beloved novel, Pride and Prejudice. Elizabeth Bennett and Mr. Darcy are married and happily ensconced at Pemberly, Darcy's ancestral home, where...

Letter to the Editor

Sheriffs of California Oppose Prop 47(3)

By Sheriffs of California
To All Californians: With the General Election less than two weeks away we, the undersigned, urge you to vote NO on Proposition 47. As sheriffs, we can tell you that this measure threatens the safety ...

Community Announcements

Vineyard City Church Hosts Chili Contest to Benefit Rother Elementary School(0)

Vineyard City Church is hosting a chili contest fundraiser to benefit Rother Elementary School on Sat. Nov. 1.  The chili contest winner will take home $250 in prize money. The event is from 3-6 p.m...


Redding Council OKs $355,000 for Park Marina Home to Aid Homeless Vets(13)

A unanimous Redding City Council voted to direct $355,000 in federal funding for a six-bedroom home on Park Marina Drive that will house up to a dozen homeless and low-income veterans. Tuesday’s 5-0...

Letter to the Editor

Turtle Bay is a Cultural Gem That Needs Community Support(12)

In response to Michael Czehatowski’s recent letter to the editor (Redding Record Searchlight - Oct. 17) which asked why Turtle Bay can’t be run like a business, a couple of things need explanatio...

Latest Blog

Things are getting hairy in Portland
Just For Men WBAMC Portland, Oregon hosted its first World Moustache and Beard Championships this last weekend. Here are a few of the highlights!    MOUSTACHE Natural Moustache 1st John […]...

More Bloggers

Recent Comments - from all stories on A News Cafe

Please support local journalism on A News Cafe. Thank you!

© A News, LLC. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed without permission.

Page optimized by WP Minify WordPress Plugin