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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 [...]

Shasta High School Annual Madrigal Dinner

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 Wright-designed Pilgrim Congregational Church. Experience the ethereal sounds of this holiday tradition that combines enchanting melodies with a marvelous authentic feast. The program includes vocal, [...]

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 [...]

Letter to the Editor: Proposition 47 Adds to Crime Problems

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 of what that title portends. Proposition 47 will release up to 10,000 felons from prison and decrease penalties and sentences for crimes like gun [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Sheriffs of California Oppose Prop 47

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 of our communities and puts our families at risk. Despite being referred to as the “Safe Neighborhoods and Schools Act,” [...]

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 [...]

Mercy Hospice Offers Help for Coping with the Holidays

Mercy Medical Center Redding’s Hospice Program will host its annual “Coping with the Holidays” grief workshop from 6.30 to 8:30 p.m. October 28, 2014 at the Mercy Oaks Campus. The public is invited to attend this free event. Mercy Hospice Chaplains, Ray Hemenway and Ryan Hofacre, will facilitate the workshop. Participants will receive resources and information. Date: October 28, 2014. [...]

Exhibit of Renowned artist Thaddeus Welch at Shasta State Historic Park Courthouse Museum

Renowned artist Thaddeus Welch (1844-1919) was considered one of California’s foremost landscape painters. Come view five of his paintings and learn about his life on November 9th, 2014. Former Turtle Bay History Player Tom Wolph, dressed in period costume, will perform as the artist and make this interesting historical character come alive. Did you know? [...]

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