View Mobile Site

Archive By Section - LIVING IN 209

Grapes: It’s time to pick the vines

In June, sun-baked vineyards in Northern California waited ... and waited ... and waited for Mother Nature to shower their crops.

August 30, 2013 | James Burns | LIVING IN 209

Farm fresh is appeal of 120 produce stands

Denise Eastburn isn't expecting to see the kind of traffic that she normally does on Labor Day weekend.

August 30, 2013 | Jason Campbell | LIVING IN 209

SJ going nuts over walnuts

Walnuts never have the delicate snowy white beauty of almonds in the springtime. But the plain-looking walnut more than makes up for its lack of floral glamour when it comes to production ranking and value – that is, as far as San Joaquin County is concerned.

August 30, 2013 | Ryan Balbeuna | LIVING IN 209

Changing crops, growing demand help Stanislaus County growers

Farmers are changing what they grow, and in effect, how much they make.

August 30, 2013 | | LIVING IN 209


A Hijacking (R) A cargo ship is heading for harbor when it is hijacked by Somali pirates in the Indian Ocean. Amongst the men on board are the ship's cook Mikkel and the engineer Jan, who along with the rest of the seamen are taken hostage in a cynical game of life and death.

August 30, 2013 | | LIVING IN 209

‘Closed Circuit,’ a post-privacy thriller

We're all being watched. All the time.

August 30, 2013 | By JOCELYN NOVECK AP National Writer | LIVING IN 209

‘You’re Next’ improves as cast dies

LOS ANGELES (AP) - "You're Next" is a nasty little slasher film that starts poorly but gets better once most of the cast has been butchered.

August 30, 2013 | By JOHN DeFORE The Hollywood Reporter | LIVING IN 209

209 Diversions


August 30, 2013 | | LIVING IN 209

San Joaquin is the land of fruits and nuts

In San Joaquin County, fruit and nut crops are a billion dollar industry.

August 30, 2013 | | LIVING IN 209

148th Scottish Games set for Pleasanton Aug. 31, Sept. 1

PLEASANTON - The 148th Scottish Highland Gathering & Games marks the 20th year that the world's most complete event of its type has been held at the Alameda County Fairgrounds. It was the Labor Day weekend on 1994 when the gates first opened to the stirring sound of hundreds of bagpipes and drums and the participants first looked at their new home after more than 30 years of presenting the Highland Games in Santa Rosa.

August 24, 2013 | | LIVING IN 209

Renaissance Faire

HOLLISTER - Go back in time and experience a land of peasants, pirates, maidens, and nobility at the Northern California Renaissance Faire, located at Casa de Fruta in Hollister.

August 24, 2013 | | LIVING IN 209

Visions in Clay now at Delta College

STOCKTON - Delta Center for the Arts L.H. Horton Jr. Gallery presents the 4th Annual Visions in Clay Exhibition and Awards Competition through Sept. 30 at the Delta College campus

August 24, 2013 | | LIVING IN 209

THEY’RE STANDING IN LINE Bakery open 2 days a week, has loyal following

Manteca's Le Croissant Bakery is unique in many ways from its breads and pastries to its offerings at a number of farmers' from Stockton to Pinole. It's not hard to find nestled in the center of a string of businesses across from the city's main post office in the 100 block of North Maple Avenue.

August 24, 2013 | Glenn Kahl | LIVING IN 209

Mediterranean bakery fare at Turlock market

Fresh baked baklava is a delicacy best found in places like Istanbul, Turkey or towns and cities along the Mediterranean Sea. You can also find a batch at the Turlock Farmers Market.

August 24, 2013 | | LIVING IN 209

Manteca’s La Triguena bakes taste of yesteryear

People trust Juan Ramirez because they trust his recipes.

August 24, 2013 | Jason Campbell | LIVING IN 209

« First  « Prev  30 31 32 33 34  Next »  Last »

Page 32 of 84

Articles by Section - LIVING IN 209


A work injury opened a new door for George Toscano.

November 20, 2015 | By MONICA CANE 209 staff reporter | LIVING IN 209


Authenticity is key to ethnic food stores and Turlock is home to a European grocery gem.

November 20, 2015 | BY NATALIE WINTERS 209 staff reporter | LIVING IN 209

Market offers taste of India’s food, culture

There was a time when Indian spices were traded among colonies like a currency.

November 20, 2015 | Jason Campbell | LIVING IN 209


My mom absolutely loved Super King Food Center in Stockton.

November 20, 2015 | Vince Rembulat | LIVING IN 209


Spending a day feeding the ducks and geese that inhabit area parks and the Stanislaus State campus is a popular pastime, but serious birders should ...

November 06, 2015 | BY NATALIE WINTERS 209 staff reporter | LIVING IN 209


Think of Yosemite National Park and you have visions of green trees against granite backdrops.

November 06, 2015 | Dennis Wyatt | LIVING IN 209


New England is famous for a lot of things – clam chowder and maple syrup and lobsters and lighthouses.

November 06, 2015 | Jason Campbell | LIVING IN 209


With over 1,000 miles of waterway, the Delta has plenty to offer even during the fall months.

November 06, 2015 | Vince Rembulat | LIVING IN 209


People travel from around the world to visit San Francisco and its famous landmarks and attractions.

October 30, 2015 | Jason Campbell | LIVING IN 209

Turlock bakery showcases chocolate

National Chocolate Day may have been on Wednesday, but for the chocolate-enthusiasts who think that the delectable treat should be celebrated every day there's ...

October 30, 2015 | BY ALYSSON AREDAS 209 Staff Reporter | LIVING IN 209


Dipping five-hundred crisp Granny Smith apples in a vat of thick, gooey caramel for a school fundraiser is all part of a day's work ...

October 30, 2015 | By MONICA CANE 209 correspondent | LIVING IN 209

See’s Candies lures chocolate lovers

Ever since I can remember See's Candies has been a fixture at the Weberstown Mall.

October 30, 2015 | Vince Rembulat | LIVING IN 209

Modesto gets in the mood

MODESTO – Looking for haunts and horrors and fun places for both adults and kids to take in the spookiest holiday of them all?

October 24, 2015 | Jason Campbell | LIVING IN 209


Jordan Grey rocked hesitantly at the edge of the garage while the sound of electricity pulsed up a Jacob's ladder in the corner.

October 24, 2015 | Jason Campbell | LIVING IN 209

Turlock events to delight trick-or-treaters with safe Halloween fun

Although it is the norm for trick-or-treaters to receive candy on Halloween, this year costume-wearers can also expect fresh, locally-sourced produce and handcrafted items during ...

October 24, 2015 | BY ALYSSON AREDAS 209 Staff Reporter | LIVING IN 209

1 2  Next »  Last »

Page 1 of 2

Please wait ...