FOOD & DRINK
The All-Night Diner: A Glimpse of Napa Valley’s ‘Moonlit Meals’ Eatery
Napa Valley, synonymous with sprawling vineyards, world-renowned wines, and picturesque landscapes, has long been a haven for epicureans. But beyond the well-trodden paths of wine connoisseurs lies a gem that comes to life when most of the valley sleeps – the ‘Moonlit Meals’ diner.
Call Kurtis Investigates: Vacaville restaurant sued because website is not accessible to the blind
VACAVILLE — Immigrating to Northern California 40 years ago, the Villasenor Family has shared a taste of Mexico through their restaurants.Their children now run Villa Corona Restaurant locations in Vacaville, Napa and St. Helena. But now they are accused of discriminating."I was shocked," Carlos Villasenor said.A vision-impaired customer named Jesus Torres filed a lawsuit in Contra Costa County court claiming the restaurant's website has "accessibility barriers for blind or visually impaired people." The lawsuit claims it kept him from ordering food online.Villasenor says he has no idea who Torres is and thinks he is from out of town. He says...
CA fairfield's Most Loveable Dogs Eagerly Awaits Forever Homes Today!
Interested in adding a furry friend to your family? Even if you're just keen on viewing some of the cute critters available for adoption nearby, there are ample pets waiting for their forever homes in animal shelters throughout and around fairfield.
Garden Club Fall Plant Sale
The Valley of the Moon Garden Club holds its fall sale of winter vegetable plants, herbs, flowering annuals that over-winter, perennial plants that will bloom in spring, succulents, bulbs, and starts from club members’ gardens, all at reduced prices. 9am-12pm. Altimira Middle School, 17805 Arnold Drive. Vom-garden-club.org.
Find Fresh Produce, Flaky Croissants and Cinnamon Rolls at This Pretty Farmstand in Rural Petaluma
“You cannot believe how many people come through here and say they went to school in this building,” says Petaluma’s Catherine Clark, the owner of Tenfold Farmstand. Clark started Tenfold in 2019 to provide organic vegetables and flowers to her community, and has seen the business grow quickly as locals clamor for her home-grown tomatoes, squash, herbs, and flowers.
Unresponsive dog rescued from Napa house fire, expected to survive
(KRON) — Crews responded to a fire at a single-family home on Friday morning, the Napa Fire Department announced on Facebook. Firefighters initiated an “offensive attack” and entered the residence to search for any potential victims. Fire crews located an unresponsive dog and got the pet out of the home, officials said. They quickly began […]
Andy Weinberger book party
Thursday, October 5: The proprietor of Readers’ Books presents Die Laughing, the fourth mystery novel in his Amos Parisman series. The new story follows a pair of quirky, famous, late-night TV Jewish comedians and the often cut-throat world they inhabit. What’s not to like?. Champagne reception, reading and...
Napa dining scene heats up with new restaurants, renovations
Change is afoot in the Napa County dining scene as three long-awaited restaurants will finally open this fall, and a fine dining destination is getting a makeover that includes a new chef. French Laundry alum opening spot in St. Helena. “Charlie’s is more than a restaurant. We are a community.”...
Bay Area Comics boosting Vallejo with laughter
VALLEJO — For the last several months, a group of area comics have been working to build a thriving comedy scene in Vallejo, with shows that are both fun for the whole family and geared toward adults only. Free, family-friendly comedy shows return to Bambino’s restaurant this week and...
Revitalize Your Skin: Napa's Top 3 Skin Care Services You Need to Try
In this article, we explore three remarkable skin care services available in Napa. Have you had the opportunity to experience any of them? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts. Please share your experiences in the comments section below.
Experience the Golden Glow: Top 2 Spray Tanning Services in Fairfield
In this article, we will be exploring two notable Spray Tanning Services in Fairfield. Have you had the opportunity to experience either of them? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences in the comments section below.
A Neighborhood Bar for the World Traveler
The richly paneled walls, subtle lighting and soft music work in harmony with the bright copper behind the bar at Napa’s newest lounge, The Fink. It’s an unusual name for the refined surroundings. Isn’t “fink” a tattletale or informant?. “No, it was what my friends...
Diverse ‘Night Market’ fuses cultures, unifies school community
The West County Mandarin School (WCMS)—a West County Unified School District (WCCUSD) Mandarin immersion school in Pinole—celebrated Hispanic Heritage Month and a Mid-Autumn Festival Fri., Sept. 29 while also throwing their community’s first Night Market. The school community events were a fusion of different cultures coming together...
Show 545, September 30, 2023: Village 360 and BackRoad Vines, Suisun Valley / Fairfield with Proprietress Jody Anselmo
“Located in beautiful Suisun Valley adjacent to Fairfield, BackRoad Vines Winery and Venue is dedicated to bringing back the traditional “Old School” art form of wine making. Their approach to handcrafting unique and distinctive wines has developed through experience and taking time to smell the wines.”. “Plan a...
Newly opened!! Experience the culinary delight at TASTY BITES PIZZERIA in Vallejo
Tasty Bites Pizzeria, located in Vallejo, has successfully made a noteworthy entrance into the culinary scene with its impressive array of pizza options. The pizzeria has quickly charmed customers with its Chief Special - a delightful combination of a crispy crust, a chewy interior, and an explosion of flavors from the generous toppings.
Best buys: 5 affordable wine picks from experts as fall gets underway
As autumn gets underway, wine experts nationwide shared their recommendations for delicious wines to pair with hearty fall meals for family and friends. Here are five options.
Glen Ellen loves a parade
What Glen Ellen’s annual parade lacks in length – the whole town is about two blocks long – it makes up for in community spirit. The charming 2023 Glen Ellen Village Fair returns Sunday, October 8, with the theme “The Spirit of Dunbar,” in honor of the nearby school.
Popular Napa Bakery Expanding to Sonoma County
Get ready for fall pastry treats like pear chai scones, vegan apple oat muffins, pumpkin spice latte cake and pumpkin doughnuts as Monday Bakery prepares to open its doors on the Sonoma Plaza. The soft opening for the new outpost of the Napa bakery is 9 a.m. to noon Sunday....
Bay Area author Mac Barnett, illustrator Shawn Harris release new children's graphic novel
Bestselling author Mac Barnett and Caldecott Honor winning illustrator Shawn Harris appeared on "ABC7@7" to talk about the book, their friendship, and how they're hiring ABC7's Reggie Aqui to do their audiobook.
This invasive beetle destroys historic oak trees. Sacramento needs to act now | Opinion
As the Mediterranean Oak Borer extends its reach into Sacramento, it serves as a stark reminder of the vulnerability of our natural ecosystems.