A chef gives up his recipe for the world’s best mac ‘n’ cheese, and now we can all die happy

Does Edouardo Jordan need any introduction at this point? Now is the Seattle chef’s time: … Read more

Quyle Kilns to hold annual Super Bowl-A-Thon Feb. 2 and 3

The second annual Super Bowl-A-Thon hosted by Quyle Kilns in Murphys is inspired by the … Read more

Calaveras program celebrates National Mentoring Month

Mentoring programs across the country are celebrating January 2019 as National Mentoring Month, a campaign … Read more

Poverty the focus of Motherlode Martin Luther King Jr. Committee celebration

The Motherlode Martin Luther King Jr. Committee’s 23rd annual celebration of the civil rights leader’s … Read more

Community Notes for January 18, 2019

All-you-can-eat crab offered Saturday by Soroptimists Soroptimist International of Twain Harte will hold its annual … Read more

Religious Events for January 18, 2019

There are seven principles and six sources of faith forming the backbone of Unitarian Universalism. … Read more

Sonora Elks Lodge Hoop Shoot stars

The Sonora Elks Lodge held its annual Hoop Shoot Contest in mid-December at Sonora High … Read more

Community, Religious events for January 11, 2019

All-you-can-eat crab offered by Soroptimists Soroptimist International of Twain Harte will hold its annual All … Read more

Railtown 1897 State Historic Park — Open house set for possible volunteers

Railtown 1897 State Historic Park is accepting application from adults interested in volunteering to help … Read more

CCOE helps make mentoring program holiday party a success

Employees of Calaveras County Office of Education and residents of Forest Meadows this year donated … Read more

Columbia Elementary students help fight hunger in Tuolumne County

Students at Columbia Elementary School collected and donated more than 1,000 pounds of food to … Read more

Slow(cooker) but easy recipes

For most of us, the busiest time of the year is approaching. With decorating, shopping … Read more

Celebrate Hanukkah with a festive blueberry crostata

I am big on fried potato pancakes (latkes) to celebrate Hanukkah. They never disappoint! But … Read more

Holiday guac adds a dash of fun to festivities

The holiday season is a busy time of year, with dining in and out, having … Read more

Homes, inns open doors for holiday tours

Tours of festively decorated homes and inns will be held next weekend by two organizations … Read more

A gift from grandma

Your landscape is always in a state of transition. The 5-gallon red maple you planted … Read more

Quick dips can spice up holiday

It’s now November, and we have entered the tastiest time of the year! But it … Read more

Lemony Chicken Francese is a buttery Italian-American comfort food

There are people who never get tired of breaded chicken cutlets. (I know, because some … Read more

Pumpkin roll not as tricky as you think

This delicately sweet and warmly spiced pumpkin cake tastes just as good as it looks, … Read more

A crash course in crash hot potatoes

I’ve been praising the versatility of eggs for as long as I can remember, but … Read more

Farmhouse fresh

Baker and cookbook author Jessie Sheehan’s happy place is at the butcher block island in her yolk-yellow kitchen, rolling out dough for her signature biscuits and pies. Traditional details come alive at her Connecticut getaway, thanks to vibrant, shaker-inspired colors and modern amenities that make it a weekend retreat she and her family never want to leave.

The memory of a slamming screen door in Robert McCloskey’s classic children’s book “One Morning … Read more

Usher in autumn with trees full of color

Autumn is my favorite season of the year. The sun, at a softer angle, filters … Read more

Review: Don’t miss SRT’s powerful, evocative ‘Intimate Apparel’

Now playing at Sierra Repertory’s East Sonora Theater is Lynn Nottage’s beautiful play, “Intimate Apparel.” … Read more

AAUW Salad Supper honors Tech Trek participants

The American Association of University Women Sonora Branch recently held its Salad Supper, the annual … Read more

Sonora Bach Festival series presents ‘Locals Concert’

The Sonora Bach Festival will present the third event of its October festival at 3 … Read more

Dining in

There are times when even the craziest cooking extremists, such as myself, don’t have the … Read more

Love garlic? Plant a spring bounty now

I can’t believe it is almost time to plant garlic. Where has the summer gone? … Read more

Annual Garden Tour returns

Mark your calendars for Sunday, Oct. 14, when the University of California Cooperative Extension Master … Read more

Mokelumne Hill School gets new garden tools

The Mokelumne Hill Elementary school garden recently received new garden tools, a garden wagon, and … Read more

Sierra Living Notes for September 22, 2018

Canine fashion show set in Tuolumne Adoptable animals from Friends of the Animal Community will … Read more

Cats, dogs await new homes at Humane Society

The following animals are available for adoption from the Humane Society of Tuolumne County: Dogs … Read more

Review: ‘Mousetrap’ has a strong cast, energetic pacing

Now playing at Murphys Creek Theatre is Agatha Christie’s venerable whodunit, “The Mousetrap.” When it … Read more

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