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Bring on the heat with enchiladas

When I was living in New Mexico I grew fond of the Hatch green chilis grown in the region. Ever since then green chilis and cumin have become a staple in my kitchen. I don’ ...

More recipes from the serious sauce series

Last week I talked about the five mother sauces and this week I am continuing my focus on sauces. I made an amazing lobster mac and cheese recipe that is a meal in itself. I made i ...

Dill pickles with a bite

Wynona Buxton has another trick up her culinary sleeve with a new twist on spicing up store-bought dill pickle chips. “They’re hot and spicy. I call them spicy sweet ...

BIG Day of Giving deadline extended

Americans were so generous during the BIG Day of Giving yesterday, their giving broke the national online site where donations were accepted.  As a result donations to lo ...

Colfax Garden Club sponsors two-day course May 14 to 15

Colfax Garden Club is sponsoring a National Garden Club (NGC) two-day Garden Study School on May 14 and May 15. It will be held at the Shady Glen Estates Clubhouse 450 Gladycon Ro ...

Colfax calendar, starting May 5

Thursday, May 5 Senior activities with artist Barbara Hoffman run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursdays at the Methodist Church, 936 Stockton St. in Dutch Flat. Donations accepted. Incl ...

Colfax calendar, starting May 5

Thursday, May 5 Senior activities with artist Barbara Hoffman run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursdays at the Methodist Church, 936 Stockton St. in Dutch Flat. Donations accepted. Incl ...

Ready, steady, donate

The challenge is about to begin: 31 Auburn competitors have been preparing since last fall for this 24-hour race to the fundraising finish known as the Big Day of Giving.  It ...

Soulful, only stronger and louder: David Jacobs-Strain and Keith Greeninger perform Saturday in Auburn

David Jacobs-Strain and Keith Greeninger have teamed up for a concert that showcases their individual and combined talents. The two longtime friends, often going opposite direction ...

Zach Deputy and Diego’s Umbrella perform in Auburn

Gypsy rock to funk and soul, dance the night away to these two internationally recognized recording artists. Show is at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Auburn Event Center, 145 Elm Avenue ...

Colla Voce singers present mystery, magic, mirth

Colla Voce Chamber Singers has created a concert experience to usher in spring featuring songs of all genres ranging from J.S. Bach, William Byrd, and American composer Morten Laur ...

Sierra Nevada Winds presents ‘An Evening with Gershwin and Friends’

The Sierra Nevada Winds Orchestra, a 45-member wind ensemble directed by Dr. Robert Halseth, will take the stage Saturday with world renowned violinist and pianist Dr. Ayke Agus. ...

Auburn’s Top 5 All-Time Movie ‘Stars’ May Surprise You

After last week’s sometimes-controversial Top 5 All-Time Auburn Sports Stars rankings, Media Life is bravely going where no local journalist has gone before – ranking A ...

High octane blues rocker David M’ore performs tonight at Antuzzi’s Newcastle Inn

Here’s something to spice up your Friday night. Argentinean-born David M’ore shreds on his Fender Stratocaster like a comet coiling guitar strings, and sings with dee ...

Don’t let Scotch Broom bloom

That lovely, horrible Scotch Broom is blooming along the roadside, yellow and sweetly, again! I write to remind readers that Scotch Broom (French Broom, Spanish Broom, Portuguese B ...