| Sep 2, 2012
| 6:50 PM
Emergency crews have recovered the body of a man who is said to have fallen into the Sacramento River near the Walnut Grove Marina.
Sacramento County Sheriff's say the 21-year-old man apparently jumped off a piling and hit the water face first sometime...
| Sep 2, 2012
| 10:46 PM
He hit the water, and just didn't come back up.
"I saw him hit the water. I saw the splash," said Dennis Fay, a friend and neighbor of the young man's family.
It was how the 21-year-old hit the water that shocked everyone who was watching.
| Sep 4, 2012
| 8:00 PM
WALNUT CREEK, Calif. -- A motorist died and a California Highway Patrol officer is in critical condition after a freeway shootout in Contra Costa County on Tuesday morning, law enforcement sources said.
The exchange of gunfire took place about 8:30 a.m.,...
| Sep 9, 2012
| 6:15 AM
Recipe by: Ruby Ziogas
For a 12”x18” pan:
2 ½ pounds of filo dough
2 ½ pounds of chopped walnuts
1 cup of sugar
1 lb. melted unsalted butter
½ cup of Crisco oil
Approx. 80 cloves
For the syrup:
| Jun 1, 2012
| 5:50 PM
Not everyone would laugh in the face of the kind of adversity facing Vanessa Pippenger. Five years ago when Vanessa was a student at IU, she suffered a seizure. An MRI revealed a walnut-sized, grade three malignant brain tumor. It’s not the...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 11:10 AM
Red White & Blue Creamy Coleslaw
1 bag (14 to 16 oz.) shredded coleslaw mix
2 containers (6 oz. each) fresh blueberries (about 2 cups)
3/4 cup finely chopped red onion
1 large red apple, unpeeled and finely chopped
1 bag (6 oz.) dried tart...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 6:13 PM
All snack food is not created equal. Some are sweetened with high fructose corn syrup while others use honey. Some are stuffed with white flour while others use more creative — and healthier — options.
Snack and candy-makers launched their...
| Jun 12, 2012
Q: Can you direct me to where I can find a brownie-type recipe from the 1950s that was made with chopped dates? It is a childhood favorite I used to make with my Aunt Anne. She is long passed away.
I think it was a Hershey recipe? I have looked at...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 11:39 AM
Bill Key from La Pine, Ore., was looking for a recipe for making chewy chocolate-walnut brownies similar to the ones he remembers from his childhood. Over the years he has tried many different recipes and mixes, and nothing has come close to the...
| Jun 15, 2012
A father-son banquet will be held Saturday at 6 p.m. at Maugansville Bible Brethren Church. The church is at 17904 Binkley Ave. in Maugansville.
Lt. Clebe McClary will be the guest speaker. McClary is a Vietnam veteran who was critically wounded in 1968...
| Jun 15, 2012
Recovery services will be held Friday from 7 to 8 p.m. at Asbury United Methodist Church, 155 N. Jonathan St.
This will be a time of worship, praise, teaching and a ministry of encouragement.
Breakfast and bake sale
The Men of Ebenezer AME Church,...