Food & Wine

The trials and uncertainty of farming!

Farming is never boring. It seems every day has a new challenge for us. Whether it?s the weather, the machinery or the shortage of helping hands, a farmer?s day is anything but pr ...

Now's the time to enjoy summer's harvest

As the thermometer peaks over the 100-degree mark, we are all running for shade and shelter. This weather is also hard on fruits and vegetables but Mother Nature has been preparin ...

Willow Creek Ranch featured at Lincoln's seasonal Farmers? Market

The basics: Willow Creek Ranch 1301 Clark Tunnel Road Penryn gpwillow@sbcglobal.net Gordon Poulsen from Willow Creek Ranch in Penryn is one of our local farmers who participates ...

Calendar of events

Thursday, Feb. 23 Zebra Showcase – 6:30 p.m. at Dale Pence Gym LHS, 790 J St. Learn about “The Fighting Zebras” academics, athletics and activities. Immediately following the ...

Beermann’s to reopen March as … Beermann’s

The Lincoln father/mother/son team bringing a new restaurant to 645 5th St., the site of the former Beermann’s restaurant, has decided against opening a Cool Hand Luke’s. Inste ...

Calendar of Events

THURSDAY, DEC. 1 Mother Goose on the Loose – Offered at 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. at Twelve Bridges Library, 485 Twelve Bridges Drive. For children up to 4-years-old and caregive ...

County vintners and food featured at Taste of Placer County

Local vintners will share the fruits of their labor at the upcoming Taste of Placer County Wine and Food Festival to be held in Loomis next weekend. Thirteen county wineries will ...

Placer County offers plenty of wine options

When conversation turns to California wines and wine country, Placer County is usually not one of the first regions that comes to mind. But that may be changing as Placer County ...

Motorcycle auction/show Saturday in downtown Lincoln

Little ole winemaker to be ... On Saturday, Placer County Wine and Grape Association is holding its sixth annual Home Winemakers Competition and Picnic at Geiger Woods, 3690 Auburn ...

Have a happy PlacerGROWN holiday season

Food is definitely at the core of our holiday traditions. In the foothills, we are blessed with year-round harvests from family farms, inspiring us to create colorful and tasty h ...