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In the past few months, several churches have gotten together to produce gift bags for seniors in Senior Residential locations in Amador county. They have collected coupons to purchase a number of items and then relied on money and gift donations to fill these bags. So far they have given ov…

When I was young, I used to admire intelligent people; as I grow older, I admire kind people.”

Greetings to all of you… and also to fall/winter. It seems to have turned cold overnight! I heard through the grapevine that you had your first snowfall upcountry. Big sigh… I missed it. It wasn’t much — seems it was only about a quarter inch at my elevation, but I am one of those people tha…

Last Summers storm filled lanterns promenade across a dance floor of clouds. Mirrored reflections sway and pirouette a dangerous dance in winds cruel embrace. Tucked safely inside are memories of sultry Summer and gentle breezes. We wait.

During my physical examination, my doctor asked me about my physical activity level.

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“There is absolutely no doubt that the Jackson Rancheria Band of Miwuk Indians helped save this year’s Holiday Toy Drive.”

Sutter Creek Gallery is still looking for a new home but Judy Day is offering the same custom matting and framing services as before. Give her a call at (209) 223-1347. And if you hear about a possible location for us or have questions about the gallery, call our gallery number (209) 267-022…

Born in California? Interested in preserving the history of California? Live near Plymouth Amador County? Forrest Parlor No. 86, Native Daughters of the Golden West is a fraternal and patriotic organization. Through our activities, members experience California’s great heritage and make last…

Sierra Child & Family Services is a local non-profit corporation that operates a foster family agency, an adoption agency, and outpatient mental health clinics with wraparound services. They are licensed by the State of California Department of Social Services and the Department of Education.

Bent heads as if sending prayers in hushed voices.                                          

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The Wood Angels, a non-profit 501(3)(c), all-volunteer organization that has been providing free firewood, including delivery, to veterans, low-income seniors and disabled residents in Amador County since 2007, has entered Phase 2 of its 2020 fundraiser — but it needs your help.

For the past 44 years, the Amador Branch of the American Association of University Women has awarded scholarships to young women in our community. Over the years the number and types of scholarships have grown and have been awarded to community college, upper division and reentry students. B…

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Amador County has moved into Red Tier Status. Museums are still allowed to operate with modifications but our allowable capacity has been reduced from 50% to 25%. As of press time, Knight Foundry still plans to be open on Saturday, November 14, for Second Saturday Public Tour Day. Knight Fou…