Cypress Elementary School’s 75th Anniversary

Cypress Elementary School will be celebrating their 75th Anniversary on September 11, 2015. Cypress administration and employees would like to celebrate with past, current and future Cypress students at their 75th Anniversary on September 11, 2015. The school will host… Continue Reading

Healthy Students Initiative Tackles Childhood Obesity

Childhood obesity is alarmingly high, in Shasta County and all over the nation. A study released last week showed that one in three Shasta County children is overweight. It’s no secret that people need nutritious foods and daily exercise to… Continue Reading


Shasta Family YMCA Awarded $20,000 Grant for Healthier Schools

The Shasta Family YMCA has received a $20,000 grant that will allow it to enhance its Healthier Schools Initiative. The grant will help the YMCA to enhance its contemporary group exercise in its three Healthier Students Initiative schools: Bella Vista… Continue Reading


Cypress’ New Kitchen Celebrates Garden Greens, Whole Foods

What: Cypress School Kitchen Celebrates Grand Opening When: Friday (Nov. 5), 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Where: Cypress School Cypress School parents, students, and staff celebrate the opening of the school’s new kitchen on Friday, November 5th from 11:30am to… Continue Reading


Cypress Elementary Holds Rummage/Bake Sale

What: Cypress Elementary School Rummage Sale/Bake Sale When: Saturday (Oct. 16), 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Where: Cypress Elementary School parking lot The sale is to raise funds to send the 5th graders to Whiskeytown Environmental School, aka WES Camp.… Continue Reading

Cypress Students Celebrate Walk to School Day

What: Cypress School students Celebrate National Walk to School Day When: 8 a.m. Wednesday (Oct. 6) Where: City Hall Sponsored by Safe Routes to School to promote walking to school and healthy lifestyles — many local schools are celebrating. Cypress… Continue Reading


Sunday Funny: Hey Buddy, Can You Give A Gal A Boost?

Phil Fountain is a cartoonist, writer and occasional bed-wetter based in the far reaches of Northern Californey. A News Cafe, founded in Shasta County by Redding, CA journalist Doni Greenberg, is the place for people craving local Northern California news,… Continue Reading


Redding School District Pres Resigns, Parents Demand Ouster

The Redding School District board president – whose wife faces theft and embezzlement charges related to a parent club and school within the district – resigned Tuesday, hours before parents called for his removal during a well-attended board meeting.

Rein Stolz was not present at the evening meeting at Cypress Elementary School. His resignation was not publicly announced … Continue Reading