Nevada County Tourism, in partnership with the Grass Valley Downtown Association, Greater Grass Valley Chamber, Nevada City Chamber, Penn Valley Chamber, South County Chamber, Truckee Chamber of Commerce and Sierra FoodWineArt magazine, are excited to announce Nevada County Restaurant Week 2015.
The event will be held in conjunction with Visit California’s statewide California Restaurant Month. During Nevada [...]
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The latest version of the The Grass Valley Downtown Association newsletter includes kudos for the annual Welcome Guide we published for them (and also inserted into our Spring issue) for a total of 30,000 copies distributed regionally:
“This year we added our beautiful Downtown Guide to offer visitors and locals. It is an in-depth look of [...]
Summer Thyme’s Bakery & Deli —a pioneer of fresh, local food in the foothills — is vastly expanding to a new location just down the street on Colfax Avenue in Grass Valley in mid-October, our magazine has learned.
Summer Thyme’s will start serving dinner, along with breakfast and lunch, and will offer live music, local artwork [...]
For years, Sierra FoodWineArt magazine has chronicled Truckee’s budding food scene and the top-notch cuisine prepared at Stella Restaurant at The Cedar House Sport Hotel by its chef, Jacob Burton.
“Several years ago, we discovered a Tahoe-Truckee retreat that combines a passion for food and wine with European-style lodging and a love of the outdoors — [...]
From the Nevada County Executive Officer’s “Friday memo”:
Auditor-Controller, Marcia Salter, reported that the annual California State Controller’s (SCO) conference with the County Auditor-Controllers was held October 23-25 in Sacramento. This year Nevada County was the featured host county, which provided an opportunity to promote all that our county has to offer. The conference was [...]
The Academy of American Poets is pleased to announce the winners of its annual collection of poetry prizes:
WALLACE STEVENS AWARD: GARY SNYDER
$100,000 for outstanding and proven mastery in the art of poetry.
Academy of American Poets Chancellor Jane Hirshfield praised his selection, saying: “Gary Snyder has brought to American poetry a lyric poem whose subjects and views [...]
American music icon Willie Nelson may perform in Grass Valley this summer, Sierra FoodWineArt magazine (SierraCulture.com) has learned.
It would be Nelson’s first appearance in the Sierra Foothills, an up-and-coming venue for big-time country music talent.
“I should have details soon for public release,” said a member of Nelson’s staff, declining to elaborate.
Nelson would be a natural [...]