The continuing economic downturn and funding cuts are creating a financial gap and putting pressure on Shasta Women’s Refuge’s ability to provide services to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. For the price of one latte, or one lunch… Continue Reading
She’s a twenty-something north state woman with beautiful eyes and a smile that blows away shadows. She’d hang the moon – and a few planets, too – for her child. A single mom, she takes care of them both with her office job.
Scarlett loves to sing and dance. As a teenager, she … Continue Reading
What: 4th Annual Dancing with the Stars – Shasta County Style When: July 10 Where: Cascade Theatre Cost: $20 (seniors and youth) and $25 (general admission) Shasta Women’s Refuge will hold the 4th Annual Dancing with the Stars – Shasta… Continue Reading
Nick “Whispers” Boosalas sighed with relief as a friend peeled the ruby slippers from his feet. Both giggled at the sight of the gaudy, sparkling high heels. Boosalas was one of about 150 men who slipped on women’s shoes —… Continue Reading
What: Shasta Women’s Refuge’s Third Annual “Walk a Mile in Her Shoes” When: April 10, 10 a.m. Where: North end of Market Street Promenade, downtown Redding The international event is a fundraiser and march against rape, sexual assault and gender… Continue Reading
What: Shasta Women’s Refuge “A Window Between Worlds,” art by survivors of domestic violence When: Aug. 25-29; Reception for the artists, Aug. 25, 5 to 8 p.m. Where: North Valley Art League’s Carter House Gallery, 48 Quartz Hill Road, Redding… Continue Reading