I just filled 22 boxes with stuff my son left behind. He’s in boot camp right now, probably marching about in a chill wind blowing off Lake Michigan as he prepares for his life in the US Navy. People ask if I miss him, and I tell them that I will when I realize that [...]
There’s a lot written about charitable giving. I don’t know about you, but there is seldom a day goes by, that I don’t receive some sort of solicitation in the mail … and don’t even get me started on the phone calls. Well, this is sort of a different slant on charitable giving. As the [...]
Up on North Market Street just at the western foot of Sulphur Creek Hill stands a now-empty building. For years it housed El Papagayo, then another restaurant that escapes Femme de Joie’s memory just now, followed by Catanio’s. M. de Joie only visited Catanio’s once; she remembers it fondly as an upscale Italian restaurant that [...]
Did you ever think that it would be like this? The price you pay for love. Did you ever think that it would feel like this? The price you pay for love. The price you pay, willingly. The price you pay, willingly. -Eliza Gilkyson I am a deeply flawed human being. I know this. And [...]
Memorial services for Donald Domke will be held at 11 a.m. on Fri., Dec. 20 at the Veteran’s Cemetery in Igo. A reception will follow at 1 p.m. at the Riverview Country Club.
In lieu of flowers memorial gifts can be made to Mercy Foundation North, Cardiac Services, 2400 Washington Ave., Redding, CA, 96001, or “Plant a Tree Program” at Turtle Bay Exploration Park, 844 Sundial Bridge Dr, Redding, CA 96003.
I’ve been waiting (impatiently I must say) to finally get a chance to visit Fall River Brewery’s new taproom. Located in the Cypress Square shopping center, the taproom has a clean urban feel, with low and high top tables, as well as a long L shaped bar. Enlarged photos of the brewing process adorn the [...]
Today we chat with Baran Galocy of Redding. He’s a licensed electrical contractor who worked in the solar industry for many years. His work last year on a computer-controlled LED grow light morphed into two parallel concept companies, CompuGrow and CompuMilieu (say “mew”). Q: Baran, many people know you as the solar guy around the [...]
First off, a big thanks to Doni for letting me contribute to aNewsCafe.com on a regular basis, or at least until she’s realized what she’s done. The plan with my columns is to enlighten you to some creative ways to make your paycheck go as far as possible every month. Whether it be through online [...]