La Grange

20 Feb 19
My NoVa Wine Blog

Well, the medals have been posted, and of course I have thoughts on these. 🙂 The full list is here.  I can only really speak to those I’ve visited, and that’s where this article will focus. 868 Vineyards – I did like their meritage reserve.  While many of their wines weren’t really my style, this […]

19 Feb 19
Quite a Quote!

“When we ask for advice, we are usually looking for an accomplice.”  – Marquis de la Grange. 

19 Feb 19
Hudson Valley Ovation

Review by Teresa Gasparini Words do not do justice to the unconditional love that can exist between a mother and daughter. Though sometimes strained, misused, or mistreated, a mother-daughter bond is generally unmatched and unbreakable. In The Two of Us/Roving Actors’ Repertory Ensemble production of Terms of Endearment, we watch the relationship of Aurora, expertly portrayed […]

19 Feb 19
Red Bluff Daily News
Tuesday Red Bluff American Legion Mt. Lassen Post 167: 10 a.m., Veterans Hall, 735 Oak St. Bend School Board: 4:30 p.m., 22270 Bend Ferry Road Book Club: 6 p.m., Tehama County Library City Council: 6 p.m. City Hall, 555 Washington St. Cribbage Club: 6 p.m., Lariat Bowl, 527-4606 Fibromyalgia and Lupus Support Group: 6-8 p.m., St. Elizabeth Community Hospital, Columba room, Jackie Kitchell, 529-3029 Low impact Aerobics: 8-9 a.m., $1, Community Center, 1500 S. Jackson St. 527-8177 Oak Creek Women’s Golf Club: 8 a.m., 2620 Montgomery Road, 530-529-0674 PAL Kickboxing: 6 p.m., 1450 Schwab St., 529-8716 or 200-3950 Penny Bingo: 9:30 a.m., Community Center, 1500 S. Jackson St. PETS — Providing Essentials for Tehama Shelter: 6 p.m., Rabobank, 500 Luther Road, 527-8702 Pinochle for Seniors: noon to 4 p.m., 1500 S. Jackson St., free, 527-8177 Red Bluff Rotary: noon, Elks Lodge Take Off Pounds Sensibly – TOPS: 10 a.m., First United Methodist Church, 525 David Ave., 529-3312 or 529-1414 Tehama County Arts Council board meeting: 5:30 p.m., Green Room Community Art Studio, 331 Oak St. Tehama County Board of Education: 5 p.m., Tehama County Department of Education, 1135 Lincoln St. Tehama County Board of Supervisors: 10 a.m., board chamber, 727 Oak St. Tehama County Society for Crippled Children and Adults: 11 a.m., Elks Lodge, 355 Gilmore Road Tehama County Tea Party Patriots: 6 p.m., Grange Hall, 20794 Walnut St. Tehama District Fair board: 4 p.m., Tehama Room, Tehama District Fairground, 650 Antelope Blvd. Veterans of Foreign Wars: 10 a.m. Veterans Building, Oak Street WWE self defense training for women: 5:30-7 p.m., 1005 Vista Way, Ste. C Corning Achieve: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Family Resource Center, 175 Solano St., 824-7670 Communication & Healthy Relationships: 9-11 a.m., Family Resource Center, 175 Solano St., 824-7670 Healthcare District: 6 p.m., district office building, 145 Solano St., conference room Planning Commission: 6:30 p.m., City Hall, 794 Third St. Red Cross Disaster Volunteer meeting: 6 p.m., Corning Fire Department, 814 Fifth St., 800 934-5344 Soccer training: 4-6 p.m., except for holidays and rain, Woodson School Soccer Field, 150 N Toomes, 824-7680 Tuesday Art Group,: 1-4 p.m., Corning Senior Center, 1015 Fourth Avenue Cottonwood Readers Club: 4 p.m., Cottonwood Community Library, 347-4818 Los Molinos School Readiness Play Group, ages 0-5: 10 a.m., Los Molinos Elementary School, First Steps Building, 7700 Stanford Ave., free, 384-7833 – September through May only Paskenta Elkins School Board: 5:15 p.m., 2960 Elkins Road Wednesday Red Bluff Alcohol, Anger and Abuse Group: call for group time and location, 528-0226 Blood drive: 2-6 p.m., Community Center, 1500 S. Jackson St., 242-3005 Community Dance: 7-10 p.m., Westside Grange, 20794 Walnut St. Overeaters Anonymous: 6:30-7:30 p.m., St. Elizabeth Community Hospital, Russell room, 528-8937 PAL Martial Arts Women’s Self Defense: 5:30-6:30 p.m., 1005 Vista Way, Ste. C, 840-0345 Passages caregiver support group: 10 a.m., Community Center, 1500 S. Jackson St., 800 995-0878 Penny Bingo: 9:30 a.m., Community Center, 1500 S. Jackson St. Red Bluff Emblem club dinner: 5:30 p.m., Elks Lodge Red Bluff Joint Union High School Board: 5:30 p.m., 1525 Douglas St. Red Bluff Kiwanis: noon, Elks Lodge, 355 Gilmore Road Resource Conservation District of Tehama County: 8:30 a.m., USDA Service Center, 2 Sutter St., Ste. D Tehama County Board of Education: 5 p.m., District Office, 1135 Lincoln St. Tehama County Child Abuse Prevention coordinating council: 8:30 a.m., Family Resource Center, 220 Sycamore St. Tehama County Library story time: 9:30 a.m., 545 Diamond Ave., 527-0604, except August Tehama County Mental Health Board: noon, Health Services Agency, Shasta Room, 1850 Walnut St., Bldg. D, 527-8491, Ext. 3018 Weight Watchers meeting: 9 a.m. and 5:30 p.m., Hampton Inn, 1-800-651-6000 Widowed Persons Association of Red Bluff : 8 a.m. breakfast, 1 p.m. cards, call 366-1773 for location Work Incentives Planning and Assistance: 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., 220 Sycamore St., Ste. 101, 528-8066, free Y-FI Middle and High School Youth Group: 6:30-8 p.m., North Valley Baptist Church, 345 David Ave., 527-0543 Corning Achieve: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Family Resource Center, 175 Solano St., 824-7670 Corning Rotary: noon, Rolling Hills Casino Timbers Steak House, 2655 Barham Ave. Richfield School Board: 6 p.m., 23875 River Road, 824-3354
Tehama County Sanitary Landfill Agency: 6 p.m., City Council Chamber, 794 Third St. VFW Charity Bingo: 6 p.m., Veterans Memorial Hall, 1620 Solano St., 824-5957, except July Los Molinos Alcoholics Anonymous: 7 p.m., 25157 Josephine St. Bible Study: 1 p.m., Sherwood Manor, 7975 Sherwood Blvd., all welcome, 347-1330 Narcotics Anonymous: 7-8 p.m., 25204 Josephine St. Cottonwood Cottonwood Library Story Time: 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., 3427 Main St., 347-4818 School Readiness Play Group, ages 0-5: 10 a.m., Evergreen Elementary School, Room 30, 19415 Hooker Creek Road, free, 528-7348 – September through May only Thursday Red Bluff Adoption Support Group: 4 p.m., Tehama County Library, 528-7947 American Legion and VFW Dinner: 5-7 p.m., Veterans Hall on Oak Street, open to the public California Heat Chorus – Sweet Adelines: 7 p.m., Grace Community Fellowship, 598 Roundup Ave., 521-8037, all women who sing are welcome Communication and Healthy Relationships: 6-8 p.m., Family Resource Center, 529-1500 ext 118 Community Action Agency: 3 p.m. Board of Supervisors chambers Low Impact Aerobics: 8-9 a.m., $1, Community Center, 1500 S. Jackson St., 527-8177 Main Event Gallery: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., 710 Main St. Marine Corps League: 6:30 p.m., Elks Lodge, new members call Steve at 604-5512 Nurturing Parent Classes: 3-5 p.m., Bridgeway Community Church, 345 David Ave., free, meal provided, 527-8491, Ext. 3068 Painting session, Red Bluff Art Association: 10 a.m., Tehama District Fairground, 529-1603 PAL Martial Arts: ages 5-18, 10 a.m. to noon, 1005 Vista Way, Ste. C, free, 529-7950 Penny Bingo: 9:30 a.m., Community Center, 1500 S. Jackson St. Phoenix Community Support Group for chemical dependency: 11:30 a.m., Presbyterian Church, 838 Jefferson St., 945-2349 Pinochle for Seniors: noon to 4 p.m., 1500 S. Jackson St., free, 527-8177 Red Bluff Exchange Club: noon, M&M Ranch House, 645 Antelope Blvd. #1 Red Bluff Joint Union High School District Board of Trustees: 5:30 p.m., 1525 Douglas St. Red Bluff Lions Club: 6 p.m., Veterans Memorial, 527-6616 Red Cross Disaster Volunteers Meeting: 6-7:30 p.m., Cal Fire headquarters, 604 Antelope Blvd., north side of Antelope, 934-5344 Reeds Creek School District Board of Trustees: 4:40 p.m. Sacramento River Discovery Center Thursday Evening Program: 7 p.m., 1000 Sale Lane, 527-1196 Senior Chair Volleyball: 1 p.m. Community Center, 1500 S. Jackson St. Support group for pet loss: 2 p.m., Family Service Agency, 1347 Grant St., 527-6782 Swinging Squares Square Dance Club: 7 p.m., Community Center, 1500 S. Jackson St., beginner or review classes, 529-1615 Tehama County Democratic Central Committee: 6 p.m., Lariat Bowl, 365 S. Main St., 527-7406 Tehama County Health Planning Council, noon: Elks Lodge, 355 Gilmore Road Tehama County Planning Commission: 9 a.m., board chambers, 745 Oak St. Tehama Speakers Toastmasters: 6 p.m., Jackson Heights School Widowed Persons Association of Red Bluff dinner: 5 p.m., call 366-1773 for location Corning Corning High School Board: 7 p.m., 643 Blackburn Ave. Corning Patriots: 6 p.m., Veterans Memorial Hall, 1620 Solano St. Dual Diagnosis Group: 1:30-3 p.m., 1600 Solano St., 527-8491, Ext. 3309 Improved Order of Red Men: 7 p.m. Independent Grange 470, 20945 Corning Road, 824-1114 School Readiness Play Group, ages 0-5: 10 a.m., West Street Elementary School, K-3 room, 900 West St., free, 528-7348 – September through May only Soccer training: 4-6 p.m., Woodson School Soccer Field, 150 N. Toomes, 824-7680 Los Molinos Central Tehama Kiwanis: 7 a.m., Mill Creek Restaurant Los Molinos Unified School Board: 7 p.m., Los Molinos High School cafeteria Gerber Gerber-Las Flores Community Service District: 5:30 p.m. 331 San Benito Ave. Mineral Mineral School Board: 5 p.m., 38355 Scenic Ave. Friday Red Bluff Celebrate Recovery: 7 p.m., High Point Assembly of God, 625 Luther Road, 527-0445 Main Event Gallery: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., 710 Main St. Red Bluff Rotary Club Sunrise: 7 a.m., M&M Ranch House School Readiness Play Group: 9 a.m. ages 0-2, 10 a.m. ages 3-4, Jackson Heights Elementary School, Room 21, 225 Jackson St., free, 527-7214 – September through May only Corning Achieve: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Family Resource Center, 824-7670 Car show: 5-9 p.m., Bartel’s Giant Burger, 22355 Corning Road, local car clubs welcome, 824-2788 Mobile dental van: Family Resource Center, 175 Solano St., 520-6913 Cottonwood Singles Friendship Social: 7-8:30 p.m., 20404 Gas Point Road, unmarried adults late 30s to mid 60s, 347-3770 Saturday Red Bluff Farmers market: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., River Park, EBT, debit and credit cards accepted Main Event Gallery: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., 710 Main St. Tehama County Young Marine Drills: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., 1005 Vista Way, Ste. C. 366-0813 Sunday Red Bluff AA Live and Let Live: noon and 5:30 p.m., 785 Musick St., seven days a week except Thursday meets at 8 p.m. Al-Anon New Comers At Heart: 6:30-7:30 p.m., Presbyterian Church, 838 Jefferson St., Room 3 Monday Red Bluff Alcoholics Anonymous, Experience, Strength and Hope: 10 a.m., Monday through Thursday, High Point Assembly of God, 625 Luther Road Community Band rehearsal: 7-9 p.m., Presbyterian Church, 838 Jefferson St., all musicians welcome, 527-3486 English as a Second Language, citizenship classes: 5:30-8:30 p.m., 1295 Red Bud, 736-3308, same time Tuesday and Wednesday and 9 a.m. to 12:20 p.m. Thursdays, free childcare from 9 a.m. to 12:20 p.m. classes in Richlieu Hall, 900 Johnson St. HIRE — Head Injury Recreational Entity: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., St. Elizabeth Community Hospital Wright Room, Rusty, 529-2059 Hand and Foot Card Games: 12:30-3:30 p.m., Community Center, 1500 S. Jackson St. Narcotics Anonymous: 11 a.m. to noon, 838 Jefferson St., Room 3, Monday through Saturday and 5:30-6:30 p.m. Saturday Narcotics Anonymous: 7-8:30 p.m., 785 Musick St., every day except Thursday PAL Martial Arts: ages 5-18, 10 a.m. to noon, 1005 Vista Way, Ste. C, free, 529-7950 Playtime Pals school preparation playgroup: 10-11:30 a.m., ages 0-5, 220 Sycamore St., Ste. 101, free, 591-2370 Red Bluff Masterworks Chorale rehearsal: 6:45 p.m., Presbyterian Church, 838 Jefferson St. School Readiness Play Group, ages 0-5: 10 a.m., Reeds Creek Elementary School, Room 6, 18335 Johnson Road, free, 528-7348 – September through May only Sun Country Quilters Community Service Group: 9 a.m. to noon, Stitch by Stitch, 810 Main St., http://www.suncountryquilters.com Sun Country Quilters Guild Meeting: 7 p.m., Veterans Memorial Hall, 735 Oak St., http://www.suncountryquilters.com TeenScreen Mental Health Appointments: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., free, by appointment, 1900 Walnut St., 527-8491, Ext. 3012 TOPS Club (take off pounds Sensibly): 8:30 a.m., First Christian Church, 926 Madison Ave., 527-7541 or 347-6120, visit http://www.tops.org Venture Crew 1914 meeting: 6:30-8 p.m., Moose Lodge on 99W, coed ages 14-20 Widowed Persons Association of Red Bluff cards: 1 p.m., call 366-1773 for location Corning Achieve: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Family Resource Center, 175 Solano St., 824-7670 Alcoholics Anonymous: noon, Monday through Friday, 5 p.m. Thursday, 7 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Saturday and 1 p.m. Sunday, 783 Solano St., behind the church Computer Lab hours: 2-4 p.m., 175 Solano St., 824-7670 Mobile dental van: Family Resource Center, 175 Solano St., 520-6913 Narcotics Anonymous: 7-8:30 p.m., 820 Marin St., meetings daily Tuesday Red Bluff Alzheimer’s and dementia support group: 6 p.m., Lassen House, 705 Luther Road, 529-2900 Cribbage Club: 6 p.m., Lariat Bowl, 527-4606 First Five Tehama: 3-5 p.m., Tehama County Department of Education, 1135 Lincoln St. International Order of the Rainbow for Girls: 6:45 p.m., Masonic Hall 822 Main St. 527-6715 Low Impact Aerobics: 8-9 a.m., $1, Community Center, 1500 S. Jackson St., 527-8177 Oak Creek Women’s Golf Club: 8 a.m., 2620 Montgomery Road, 530-529-0674 PAL Kickboxing: 6 p.m., 1450 Schwab St., 529-8716 or 200-3950 Penny Bingo: 9:30 a.m., Community Center, 1500 S. Jackson St. Pinochle for Seniors: noon to 4 p.m., 1500 S. Jackson St., free, 527-8177 Red Bluff Garden Club: 12:30 p.m. social, 1 p.m. meeting, Fellowship Hall at First United Methodist Church, 525 David Ave., 527-7107 Red Bluff Rotary: noon, Elks Lodge Take Off Pounds Sensibly – TOPS: 10 a.m., First United Methodist Church, 525 David Ave., 529-3312 or 529-1414 Tehama County Board of Supervisors: 10 a.m., board chamber, 727 Oak St. Tehama County Tea Party Patriots: 6 p.m., Grange Hall, 20794 Walnut St. WWE self defense training for women: 5:30-7 p.m., 1005 Vista Way, Ste. C Corning Achieve: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Family Resource Center, 824-7670 Bilingual Computer Class: 9-11 a.m., Family Resource Center, 175 Solano St., 824-7670 City Council: 6:30 p.m., City Hall, 794 Third St. Disabled American Veterans: 7 p.m., Veterans Memorial Hall, 1620 Solano St. Mobile Dental Van: NVCS Corning Family Resource Center, 175 Solano St., 520-6913 Parkinson’s Support Group: 2 p.m., 175 Solano St., 824-7670 Pay It Forward: 1 p.m., Edward Jones, Solano and Sixth streets,824-4290 Soccer training: 4-6 p.m., Woodson School Soccer Field, 150 N. Toomes, 824-7680 Tuesday Art Group,: 1-4 p.m., Corning Senior Center, 1015 Fourth Avenue Los Molinos School Readiness Play Group, ages 0-5: 10 a.m., Los Molinos Elementary School, First Steps Building, 7700 Stanford Ave., free, 384-7833 – September through May only Tehama Cemetery District: 4 p.m., cemetery office, 7772 Woodland Ave. Gerber School Readiness Play Group: 10-11:30 a.m., 0-5, free, 7700 Stanford Ave., 384-7833 – September through May only Wednesday Red Bluff Community Dance: 7-10 p.m., Westside Grange, 20794 Walnut St. Overeaters Anonymous: 6:30-7:30 p.m., St. Elizabeth Community Hospital, Russell room, 528-8937 PAL Martial Arts Women’s Self Defense: 5:30-6:30 p.m., 1005 Vista Way, Ste. C, 840-0345 Penny Bingo: 9:30 a.m., Community Center, 1500 S. Jackson St. Red Bluff Airport Commission: 5:30 p.m., City Hall, 555 Washington St. Red Bluff Kiwanis: noon, Elks Lodge, 355 Gilmore Road Soroptimist International of Red Bluff: 5:30 p.m., Community Center, 1500 S. Jackson St., siredbluffclub@yahoo.com Weight Watchers meeting: 9 a.m. and 5:30 p.m., Hampton Inn, 1-800-651-6000 Widowed Persons Association of Red Bluff : 8 a.m. breakfast, 1 p.m. cards, call 366-1773 for location Y-FI Middle and High School Youth Group: 6:30-8 p.m., North Valley Baptist Church, 345 David Ave., 527-0543 Corning Achieve: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Family Resource Center, 175 Solano St., 824-7670 Corning Rotary: noon, Rolling Hills Casino, Timbers Steak House, 2655 Barham Ave. Exchange Club membership meeting: 7 p.m., Iron Skillet Mobile Dental Van: NVCS Corning Family Resource Center, 175 Solano Street, 520-6913 VFW Charity Bingo: 6 p.m., Veterans Memorial Hall, 1620 Solano St., 824-5957, except July Los Molinos Alcoholics Anonymous: 7 p.m., 25157 Josephine St. Bible Study: 1 p.m., Sherwood Manor, 7975 Sherwood Blvd., all welcome, 347-1330 Chamber of Commerce: 6:30 p.m., 7904 State Route 99E Narcotics Anonymous: 7-8 p.m., 25204 Josephine St., Wednesday and Friday Cottonwood Cottonwood Creek Watershed Group: 6:30 p.m., Community Center, 347-6637 Cottonwood Library Story Time: 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., library, 3427 Main St., 347-4818 School Readiness Play Group: ages 0-5, 10 a.m. Evergreen Elementary School, Room 30, 19415 Hooker Creek Road, free, 528-7348 – September through May only Thursday Red Bluff American Legion and VFW Dinner: 5-7 p.m., Veterans Hall on Oak Street, open to the public California Heat Chorus – Sweet Adelines: 7 p.m., Grace Community Fellowship, 598 Roundup Ave., 521-8037, all women who sing are welcome Good Morning Red Bluff: 7:50 a.m., Palomino Room, 723 Main St., free Low Impact Aerobics: 8-9 a.m., $1, Community Center, 1500 S. Jackson St., 527-8177 Main Event Gallery: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., 710 Main St. Nurturing Parent Classes: 3-5 p.m., Bridgeway Community Church, 345 David Ave., free, meal provided, 527-8491, Ext. 3068 Painting session, Red Bluff Art Association: 10 a.m., Tehama District Fairground, 529-1603 PAL Martial Arts: ages 5-18, 10 a.m. to noon, 1005 Vista Way, Ste. C, free, 529-7950 Penny Bingo: 9:30 a.m., Community Center, 1500 S. Jackson St. Phoenix Community Support Group for chemical dependency: 11:30 a.m., Presbyterian Church, 838 Jefferson St., 945-2349 Pinochle for Seniors: noon to 4 p.m., 1500 S. Jackson St., free, 527-8177 Red Bluff Exchange Club: noon, M&M Ranch House, 645 Antelope Blvd. #1 Red Bluff Lions Club: 6 p.m., Veterans Memorial, 527-6616 Senior Chair Volleyball: 1 p.m. Community Center, 1500 S. Jackson St. Swinging Squares Square Dance Club: 7 p.m., Community Center, 1500 S. Jackson St. Tehama Speakers Toastmasters: 6 p.m., Jackson Heights School Widowed Persons Association of Red Bluff dinner: 5 p.m., call 366-1773 for location Corning Achieve: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Family Resource Center, 175 Solano St., 824-7670 Degree of Pocahontas Silver Cloud Council # 168: 7 p.m. Independent Grange 470, 20945 Corning Road, 824-1114 Dual Diagnosis Group: 1:30-3 p.m., 1600 Solano St., 527-8491, Ext. 3309 Mobile Dental Van: NVCS Corning Family Resource Center, 175 Solano Street, 520-6913 School Readiness Play Group, ages 0-5: 10 a.m., West Street Elementary School, K-3 room, 900 West St., free, 528-7348 – September through May only Soccer training: 4-6 p.m., Woodson School Soccer Field, 150 N Toomes, 824-7680 Women’s Support Group: 6 p.m., West and South streets, 824-7670
19 Feb 19
Hippolyte

VERY NICE *RARE* Choice Fine 1929 $10 LA GRANGE, TX National Banknote! PMG 15! – Buy – VERY NICE *RARE* Choice Fine 1929 $10 LA GRANGE, TX National Banknote! PMG 15!

18 Feb 19
TripLlama

Going stir crazy? Take a short road trip and rent a fat bike next weekend. Winter bicycling (including fat biking) is allowed on all Wisconsin DNR trails otherwise open to bicycling unless the trail is a groomed cross-country ski trail or if the local unit of government operating the trail has made a decision to not allow […]

18 Feb 19
Not Quite the worst Dad

Through an unfortunate scheduling error, I recently found myself in the uncomfortable position of a day off work coinciding with Wife also having a day off, with both children in school. Our respective ideas of what to do with this unasked for leisure time together did not gel. Hers: do loads of work on the […]

18 Feb 19
Graphic Policy

We’ve been covering Toy Fair all weekend and we’ve still got a lot coming! So, stay tuned for more toy awesomeness. While you spend this Presidents Day waiting for that, here’s some comic news and reviews from around the web. Kotaku – An Open Letter To Game Developers From America’s Largest Labor Organization – Will […]

18 Feb 19
FrenchCrazy

This French vocabulary list covers 62 terms and phrases in order to talk about pets and animals in French. I also included a nifty flashcard set.

18 Feb 19
Luxe en France

NĂ©e en Allemagne en 1886, Triumph est une marque de sous-vĂŞtements, de lingerie de nuit et d’intĂ©rieur, et de maillots de bain, alliant la qualitĂ© des tissus, le style et l’Ă©lĂ©gance et ce, en toutes circonstances. De dimension internationale, elle doit son succès au dĂ©veloppement – au fil des annĂ©es – d’une offre exclusive, innovante […]