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December 2018 Stories

Staser steers Toy Run to success


 At noon on Saturday, Dec. 8, approximately 1,500 plus motorcycles from California, Nevada and Oregon will start their engines for the 27th Annual Nevada County Food and Toy Run 

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It’s bolo ties and bartending


 Ever think there’s no opportunities for upcycling common everyday items that might otherwise be relegated to the pile of someone’s forgotten memories?  

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KVMR’s Baker wins Elza Kilroy Award


  Steve Baker, KVMR community radio’s longtime program director, has been awarded the 2018 Elza Kilroy Award for community service for his dedication to keeping Nevada City’s listeners informed and entertained 

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Night of Giving just keeps on giving


Shelter fundraiser to feature scores of performers on Dec. 22

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The spy nobody knows


 Watch out! Look over your shoulder. There’s a spy amongst us. 

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Sierra Master Chorale names new music director


  InConcert Sierra has selected a new music director of the Sierra Master Chorale and Orchestra after a year-long search that included more than 20 candidates from around the world. 

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Sierra Academy to hold fundraiser for students


 The Sierra Academy of Expeditionary Learning will hold its 5th annual Winter Wreath fundraising event from 2 to 5 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 9, in its multi-purpose room at 505 Main St. in Nevada City 

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Our History


  How a highway fight helped keep NC on the map

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Around Town


  Wedding bells

Sierra Master Chorale members in Berlin

New gig for Graham

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To Your Health


Antibiotics can be good – and bad – for you

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Foundry to host ‘Clara and The Nutcracker’


  “Clara and The Nutcracker,” Yelena Holt’s retelling of the classic holiday story “The Nutcracker Suite” will be shown from Dec. 6-8 at Miners Foundry in Nevada City. 

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Miners Foundry to hold New Year’s Eve Bash


 The 10th annual New Year’s Eve Bash will feature the music of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers and soul and R&B classics starting at 9 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 31, at Miners Foundry in Nevada City 

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Holiday concert to feature Cornish carols


Songs about the Nativity, gift-giving, merry-making and Santa Claus comprise the 2018-19 season’s Christmas concert of the Grass Valley Male Voice Choir – “Sing We Now of Christmas.” 

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Holiday festivities to sparkle in December


Victorian Christmas, Cornish Christmas among many local events

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Peace Lutheran Church to hold free mini-concerts


Find relief from the rush at free concerts offering music of the season at Peace Lutheran Church in Grass Valley.

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