Food & Wine

Sierra College hosts annual Crab and Shrimp Feed

The Sierra College Patrons and Sierra College Aquatics Program are once again teaming up to host an evening of great food, a silent auction and an exciting raffle. The "Feed& ...

Crab feed helps send students to D.C.

The Newcastle Elementary School History Club’s seventh annual Club Crab Feed and Dance will be held from 6-11 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, in Loomis. The evening will feature a fr ...

Whitney High's student chefs prep for state competition

The members of Whitney High School’s culinary competition team know more about julienning, blanching, roasting and sautéing than most people twice their age. That& ...

The Saturday Skinny: Forget the weight loss ads and focus on yourself to make positive lifestyle changes

I’m sure you’ve received an e-mail or seen an advertisement claiming you can lose inches and pounds with little or no effort. The old saying, “If it sounds too go ...

The Saturday Skinny: Weight loss isn't easy, but small changes can make a big difference

This online column started as a way for me to share my story and hope it would inspire others. It has not only done that, but it’s taught me a valuable lesson: Practice what ...

Rocklin woman wins cystic fibrosis recipe contest

  Danielle Mandella, a part-time Rocklin resident who lives with cystic fibrosis, was selected as one of three winners in the nationwide CFChef Recipe Challenge. Her Meat Rol ...

The Saturday Skinny: Being prepared is a good motto for losing weight

In this week's installment we're going to look at a word many fear: preparation. Having a healthy eating plan is great in theory, but if there isn't a way to stick to ...

'Shoe Guys' a hit at Wine, Women & Shoes

It was a shopper’s paradise Saturday at the Westfield Galleria in Roseville, where more than 300 people filled the center court for Wine, Women & Shoes. The event was ...

PEACE for Families hosts Oktoberfest

  PEACE for Families will host its fourth annual Oktoberfest starting at 5:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 26, at the Blue Goose, 3550 Taylor Road, Loomis. Guests will enjoy traditional ...

The Saturday Skinny: If you believe in yourself, weight loss will follow

Sometimes the simplest changes can have the biggest impact on your waistline. In our culture of instant gratification, it’s no wonder the weight loss industry is a multi-billion ...

Wild Vines & Brew opens in Rocklin

Rocklin’s night life is getting a new entrant with a very local flair. Maria Trunzo, a local businesswoman whose family has owned and operated businesses in Rocklin since 198 ...

Chef's Table is Burger Battle champ

Chef David Hill is now a culinary heavyweight. The owner of The Chef’s Table in Rocklin was crowned champion of the Sacramento Burger Battle last month, when he faced off aga ...

The Saturday Skinny: Technology has its place in weight loss plan

There are a few tools I have found extremely helpful in my quest to lose weight and many of them are free. When I started this journey back in December 2010, I weighed in at 303 po ...

The Saturday Skinny: Weight loss for one can mean loss for others

When I really knuckled down and got serious about losing weight in October 2011 (after having only lost 20 pounds the previous 10 months), something shifted in the household. I ha ...

Cub Scouts getting griddle ready to serve up pancakes

There will be more than hot chili on the menu during Rocklin’s annual Hot Chili & Cool Cars event. Cub Scouts with Rocklin Pack 29 will host a pancake breakfast fundraiser from ...