Friday Dec 6
San Jose Mercury News
Josh Brolin wants to show his more vulnerable side
Josh Brolin is a little tired of being thought of as a "man's man" type of actor.
Cold temps not helping lack of snow in Sierra
Snow-making operations have opened some terrain at several Sierra ski resorts, but it's been another weak year for snow so far.
Picks & Pecks Editorial: Holidays bring out the best
Thanksgiving has come and gone and a new festive holiday season has arrived, and residents of Vacaville couldn't miss it, what with the arrival of a 60-plus foot tall Christmas tree in downtown to launch the week.
The Union Democrat
Sierra Views: Longtime teacher Lillie 'inspiring'
The sweet, petite 84-year-old educator worked night and day to put herself through college, fought to have more than one child when doctors said she couldn't, and has survived cancer twice, in addition to her numerous other health-related triumphs.
Paradise gets seasonal ice skating rink
When locals want to go ice skating, they have to go to Mount Shasta or Roseville to find a rink.