Stella in Truckee’s new culinary adventures

Stella, Cedar House Sport Hotel’s on site restaurant run by Executive Chef Jacob Burton in Truckee, CA, is offering culinary adventures including classes and topics to engage the mind, hands and taste buds.
“We are committed to offering interesting, high quality programming to residents and visitors and are fortunate to have a chef Jacob Burton. Expect [...]

New beer & wine hot spots in Loomis

3 VIGNE

This fall, three local wineries—Cristaldi Vineyards, Popie Wines and Ciotti Cellars—opened adjoining wine tasting rooms at the historic High Hand Fruit Sheds in Loomis calling themselves “3 Vigne.”
“We are honored to bring our craft to this building that once bustled with the processing of local fruit,” says Michael Duarte of Popie Wines.
The [...]

Cafe Zorro: A Loomis favorite

CAFE ZORRO IS A LONGTIME FAVORITE with locals. But it also offers a convenient reprieve for ski travelers along I-80 and food lovers from Auburn to Roseville and beyond.
The restaurant’s menu highlights seasonal specials—for fish, chicken, meat, salads and pasta—and it focuses on fresh, local ingredients. Its pizza is legendary, with a thin crust [...]

Loomis: A snowless escape

THOUGH MINUTES FROM THE RUSH OF I-80, historic Loomis is steeped in small-town charm. It has an old-fashioned downtown, renovated fruit-packing sheds and a rural feel.
Loomis (pop. 6,430) grew up along the first transcontinental railroad route and historic Hwy. 40. It is a hidden gem, filled with unique cafes and restaurants, microbrew and [...]

InConcert Sierra presents The Rose Ensemble on April 15

What: InConcert Sierra presents The Rose Ensemble
When: Sunday, April 15, 2012 – 2pm (1:15 pre-concert forum)
Where: Seventh-day Adventist Church, Grass Valley
Tickets: $24 adults, youth under 17 free with adult
InConcert Sierra presents The Rose Ensemble, one of our country’s top award-winning vocal and period instrumental groups on Sunday, April 15 at 2 p.m. in Grass Valley. [...]