As those chilly winter days settle into the Valley, one of the best places to be in your home is in front of the fireplace. And whether it’s fireplace and stove insert maintenance or finding a new state-of-the art EPA-certified stove, Gorman’s Stove Sales & Valley Chimney Sweeps are your trusted choice. Since 1980, they… continue reading.
Tucked in Boston’s historic North End sits the oldest house in Boston: an unassuming two-story brown wooden building, with diamond-paned windows that have gazed out on over 300 years of history. Considered a rich man’s mansion when it was built in 1680 by Puritan merchant Robert Howard, it has survived the American Revolution, British occupation,… continue reading.
Krusher, the baby T-Rex is baaaaack this year! Along with mega-shark Megladon and the largest Rock & Gem show in California. Come on down to the Fairgrounds, and discover all there is to do at the Mother Lode Mineral Society’s 55thannual Rock & Gem Show, where families, kids and the young at heart come for… continue reading.
By Claudia Newcorn – Photographed by Stephen Browning You are the person most responsible for your health, and need to take charge of it.” This advice is at the heart of Herbs Plus in Modesto, owned by Kathy Hester. For over 25 years “Dr. Kathy,” as her clients affectionately call her, has been helping people… continue reading.
Story and Photos by Claudia Newcorn From the moment you step through the glass doors into the Smithsonian National Air & Space Museum in Washington DC, you can be overwhelmed – in a good way. A showcase of all things aviation, you will encounter everything from the jet engines used to propel rockets into space… continue reading.