Shasta Food Group Summer Food Drive Runs Thursday

The Shasta Food Group will kick off its 11th annual countywide Summer Food Drive on Thursday, July 21, from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Throughout the day, Shasta Food Group will accept donations of canned food and non-perishable grocery items at the Mt. Shasta Mall from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Other drop-off sites include locations in Anderson, Shasta Lake and Burney and Fall River (see list below). All donations will go to local food pantries to help the more than 85,000 Shasta County residents who experience food shortages sometime during the year. Continue Reading


Workshop: Shape Anderson’s Pedestrian Access, Safety Plan

What: Public Workshop for Anderson’s Pedestrian Accessibility and Safety Master Plan When: Wednesday (June 29), from 5:30 – 7 p.m. Where: Anderson City Hall Community Room, 1887 Howard Street, Anderson, CA 96007 We want your input. The focus of this… Continue Reading


Menu Please: Burrito Bandito is Fast Mex That Tastes Good, Too

It took Femme de Joie a long time to catch on to Burrito Bandito. For one thing, she didn’t have much reason to go out to Airport Road in Redding, where they started at the original location. For another, she… Continue Reading

Dogs Owners Alerted About Licenses, Vaccines and Park Rules

Dog owners within the City of Redding should soon see reminders in their mailbox that dog licenses are nearing the time for renewal. California law requires all dogs to be vaccinated against rabies and licensed at 4 months of age.… Continue Reading

Everybody Dance Now! Studios Showcase End-of-Year Talent

This is the month when all the training and rehearsal of the area’s dance companies comes to fruition and explodes onto stages like wild blossoms. This past weekend saw the major dance revues from Redding Dance Centre and Modern Gypsy. This… Continue Reading

Shasta District Fair Opens Wednesday

The Shasta District Fair is scheduled to begin its annual five-day run at 11 a.m. this Wednesday, June 15, at the fairgrounds in Anderson, and it is not too late to buy advance tickets at a discount. Single-day admission tickets… Continue Reading