Category Archives: Local

Who’s Your Daddy?

We just can’t get out of that red tier. Who keeps spreading this damn virus?

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Easy Come, Easy Gone

A true story. Last week the phone line died. (Fortunately, AT&T managed to get it working again.) This week, water leak in our ancient rotting galvanized pipes. Stay tuned for updates…

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Meet The Beetles

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The Tattooed Town

In the latest episode of Nevada City’s “Perils of Planning” series, the new owners of the National Hotel dare to submit a proposal to paint their logo on the side of the building facing the entrance to town. There has … Continue reading

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Watching the Board of Supes meeting on Tuesday, Chairman Miller and staff offered to let the protestors come in from the cold numerous times, but most preferred to stand their ground.

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No St. Piran’s Day celebration in Grass Valley this year, but the ghosts of the Cornish still haunt the nooks and crannies of Nevada County.

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The New Girl

Because female corporate logos are under represented in the Glenbrook Basin.

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Hoard Of The Flies

These days, a trip to the dump…I mean, transfer station…is a three hour errand, all but ten minutes of it is waiting in line. Garbage has got to be our number one export…

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Seeing Double

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Burning Down The House

One of my long standing complaints about Nevada City’s planning decisions has been their inability to look at demolitions realistically. They may argue that they are only following the historical preservation ordinance and it is up to the city, not … Continue reading

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