Love at First Crush: Pacific Sun Olive Oil’s Community Crush Day

On November 5th in Gerber, Pacific Sun Gourmet Olive Orchards and Mill will host their Annual Love at First Crush olive oil crush event for the community from 11 am – 3 pm. Anyone and everyone, from gleaners to home… Continue Reading


Digital Divide Shrinks, Political Divide Doesn’t

If you are reading this, you have access to the Internet. That places you among the large majority of Californians who go online regularly through a home, work or school computer, their cell phone or with a library computer. Most… Continue Reading


Knock, Knock? Who’s There? Olive….Olives love the North State, an Interview with Brendon Flynn of Pacific Sun Olive Oil

Photo: Old olive trees in a North State home garden. Olives – to see growing, to eat the fruit and to savor the flavorful and aromatic oil – are among life’s treats in Northern California. County Fairs are also among… Continue Reading

Free Whiskeytown Ranger Programs Offered

The ranger-guided programs at Whiskeytown National Recreation area are in full swing for the summer, and organizers have added two new programs aimed at the youngest park visitors. New programs this year are “It’s All About Nature” story time for… Continue Reading