Title Company collecting for fire victims

Placer Title Company, which has offices in Angels Camp and Arnold, will host a supply drive for those displaced by recent fires in Northern California.

The company will collect donations at its sites in Angels Camp (210 S. Main St.), Arnold (1111 Dunbar Road) and Jackson (11321 Prospect Drive, No. 1).

New, unopened donations will be accepted between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays.

Items needed include non-perishable, ready to eat foods; baby food and formula; toiletries; toilet paper; undergarments (all ages and sizes); diapers (adult, baby and toddler); wipes; cases of water; air purification masks.

Items needed for animals include bedding, disposable baking pans (for litter), small dishes, sheets to cover cages, cages (all sizes) and pet food.

Placer Title staff will deliver donations to the Yuba-Sutter Fairgrounds Evacuation Center in Yuba City and the Sonoma County Fairgrounds Evacuation Center in Santa Rosa.

Fine food, wine,
cider tasting planned

Sampling of fine food, wines and ciders will be offered Tuesday when Black Oak Casino Resort and the Tuolumne County Chamber of Commerce present A Sip of Wine, A Taste of Food and a Touch of Business.

The event will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. at Seven Sisters at Black Oak Casino Resort in Tuolumne.

A silent auction also will be held.

Tickets cost $30 per person and include $10 off free play. Tickets are available at the chamber office, 222 S. Shepherd St., Sonora, at the Gift Basket at Black Oak Casino Resort, or by contacting the chamber at (209) 532-4212, info@tcchamber.com or www.tcchamber.com.

Home Ownership Expo set Oct. 28 in Sonora

A Home Ownership Expo will be held free to the public will be held Oct. 28 at the Sonora Opera Hall in downtown Sonora.

The event will be held from noon to 4 p.m. and will include information on greening your home, buying a home, water conservation, home rehabilitation, solar energy and financing for green updates. Experts in lending, real estate, green home improvements, loan and grant programs and inspections and trade, as well as representatives from city and county agencies, will be available to answer questions.

Food and prize drawings will also be offered.

The event is co-sponsored by the Tuolumne County Association of Realtors, TCEDA, City of Sonora, Tuolumne County and Freedom Energy Corporation.

For more information, call (209) 532-3432 or email shauna@tcrealtors.org .