Lead Story

Free Therapy # 48: How to Become Spiritually Enlightened

“Be big.” Elizabeth Kelly* Let me be clear. I am absolutely not spiritually enlightened. Not even close. I am more like an usher in a theatre where enlightenment happens for the actors on the stage. I get to watch the show and usher others to see the light. Someday each of us we will have [...]

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 [...]

Andrea Charroin’s Morning Glories

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’  I often make them with orange zest and pecans or with any fresh fruit.  Morning Glories are [...]

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

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.  Yesterday, Siemer spoke with Larry Lees, Shasta County CEO, about the Davie case. Siemer said that Lees confirmed that the county is “looking [...]

Airbnb Allows Redding Couple to Welcome Worldwide Travelers into Their Home

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 is an online community marketplace that connects people looking to rent their homes with people who are looking for accommodations. Airbnb [...]

Love By Blog: The Back-Story

Thank you all for such a warm welcome to aNewscafe.com! 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 I’ll go back to stories about life in this wee village. Really, it’s one of those [...]

Keeping the Skies Safer for Everyone

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 gave their full attention. A group of 75 to 80 pilots participated at the FAA Safety Team (FAAST) safety training [...]

Death Comes to Pemberly

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 they have a son, young Fitzwilliam. The entire manor is preparing for the annual ball when on a dark, stormy night, Lizzy’s sister [...]

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

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 vote allows the local branch of the Veterans Resource Centers of America (VRC) to purchase the $330,000 home and make about $27,000 [...]


More in this category

Recent Comments - from all stories on A News Cafe

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


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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed without permission.

Page optimized by WP Minify WordPress Plugin