Family · Fashion · Food

Buenlimón introduces new kids apron line

Just received a great heads-up about a new kids apron line from Buenlimón, a line of homewares and aprons that are created for fabulous entertaining with design elements gleaned from founder Mariana Velasquez’s years working as a food stylist. The newly launched line for kids was not only inspired by a desire to create community in… Continue reading Buenlimón introduces new kids apron line

Food · Health

In Search Of A Healthy Snack? 6 Ways Walnuts Fit The Bill

Everyone knows America goes nuts for all kinds of snacks. Many nutritional experts, however, wish Americans would just go for the nuts. While it’s well documented that the grocery aisles and convenience stores are full of unhealthy sugary and salty snacks, extensive studies have shown that a wide variety of nuts provide numerous health benefits.… Continue reading In Search Of A Healthy Snack? 6 Ways Walnuts Fit The Bill

Central Valley · Education

California Student Aid Commission holds Central Valley High School Counselor Workshops on Student Financial Aid training

The California Student Aid Commission (Commission) and the California Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators are hosting High School Counselor Workshops for high school counselors and educational advocates in Fresno, Tulare, Bakersfield, Stockton and Merced throughout September. These trainings are part of free state-wide workshops, which run from August through October, that provide information and… Continue reading California Student Aid Commission holds Central Valley High School Counselor Workshops on Student Financial Aid training

Central Valley · Education

Fresno area Allstate agents host school supply drive

Fresno-area Allstate agency owners are calling on residents to help students and teachers start the school year off right by donating much-needed school supplies to benefit Mathew J. Brletic Elementary School through September 7. The most needed items include black/blue pens, pencils, pencil sharpeners, pencil cases, washable markers, erasers, crayons, highlighters, scissors, notebooks and folders.… Continue reading Fresno area Allstate agents host school supply drive

Central Valley · Entertainment · Fundraising · Sports

Bike Monkey Adds Music Festival To Popular Sierra Road Rally Race

Bike Monkey announces the Hammer Tunes and Tires Music and Cycling Festival with Banners headlining from Liverpool, UK. The Festival is open to the public and admission includes drink tickets and a full day of live music on the shores of Lake Millerton in the Sierra Foothills. The public is encouraged to come for the… Continue reading Bike Monkey Adds Music Festival To Popular Sierra Road Rally Race

California · Central Valley

Where to Eat and Play With Yosemite Closed?

With Yosemite National Park being closed from the south gate entrance on Highway 41 due to the Ferguson fire’s smoky conditions, visitors are asking what they can do instead. Visit Yosemite-Madera County encourages all visitors to stop in to the visitor center located at 40343 Highway 41, Oakhurst to speak to volunteers and staff for suggestions or… Continue reading Where to Eat and Play With Yosemite Closed?

California · Entertainment · Food

California Foodways podcast expands

The Food & Environment Reporting Network (FERN) has partnered with California Foodways, the critically acclaimed public radio series by award-winning reporter and producer Lisa Morehouse, as she expands it into a podcast. In California Foodways, Morehouse travels county by county in California, reporting stories that explore the intersection of food, culture, history, labor, economy, and environment. The… Continue reading California Foodways podcast expands