Halloween in Ripon has two themes this year with the usual scary costumes and another with children dressed as religious saints from years ago from St. Francis of Assissi to St. Joseph and the Virgin Mary.
I'm not sure when pets wearing Halloween costumes began but it has become a pretty big deal over the last few years. Choosing the right costume from cute to scary, fancy to silly is almost like an art. As a matter of fact, I'm starting to think that pet costumes are a bigger deal and even more creative than people costumes.
October 16, 2015|
By MONICA CANE 209 correspondent
|LIVING IN 209
Yosemite National Park is one of the most breathtaking places on Earth. Traffic comes to a crawl at Tunnel View (called the Inspiration Point for a reason) mere miles before the valley. Everybody wants to take a picture of the majestic crown jewels of California: El Capitan, Bridalveil Fall and Half Dome nestled quite cozy next to each other, fitting right into the width of your lens. It is the spot where the first non-native Americans supposedly discovered the valley. From now on you will only go down, descend to the valley floor, to admire the granite giants from the ...
For nearly two decades massage therapist Marla Nunes has helped her clients improve their well-being by using various therapeutic techniques such as myofacial release and deep tissue massage to help relax contracted muscles, reduce pain, increase blood flow and circulation, relieve tension along with other health benefits that come from massage therapy.
September 25, 2015|
By Monica Cane 209 correspondent
|LIVING IN 209