December 30, 2010 RSS feed / Local News

NARFE installs new officers for 2011

At the December meeting of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association (NARFE) Mariposa Chapter #2208 the 2011 officers were installed. Helen Zajac, regional vice president, Region V111 did the honors. More...

Booklet on livestock poisoning is available

Farm Advisor Maxwell Norton has announced that Cooperative Extension has just posted a 44-page guide on avoiding livestock poisoning in horses, goats, sheep and cattle. More...

Youth groups can earn holiday income

The Mariposa County Public Works Department is offering an opportunity for local non-profit youth organizations to earn some income this holiday season and help the community at the same time.   More...

Soroptimists make donation to JCF

The Mariposa Chapter of Soroptomists recently presented a $500 donation to Bonnie Newman, mammography technician, and imaging department manager at John C. Fremont Healthcare District. Their donation is designated for a specific purpose. More...

Happy Burger backs Soroptimists

MARIPOSA HAPPY BURGER DINER OWNER GREG FRITZ (LEFT) PRESENTS A DONATION CHECK TO SOROPTIMIST BOARD MEMBER ANITA STARCHMAN BRYANT. HAPPY BURGER More...

Preschool has openings for the new year

PARENTS CAN ENROLL THEIR CHILD AT THE MARIPOSA PRESCHOOL IN 2011 AND PAY ONLY $75 PER MONTH UNTIL MAY 2011. More...

Sorority changes fund raising event

Trivial pur-Soup is no longer “trivial.” After 12 years of increasingly successful fundraising for breast cancer research, the sorority has announced cancellation of its popular soup and game day traditionally held the last Friday of Janu More...

Habitat offers A Brush with Kindness

Habitat for Humanity of Mariposa County is offering low-income families or individuals, the elderly, and persons with disabilities, the opportunity to participate in a new housing preservation program called A Brush with Kindness (ABWK).   More...

Master Gardeners focus on sustainable landscaping

Sustainable landscaping will be the focus of the Mariposa Master Gardeners’ public outreach activities of 2011-2012. Master Gardeners all over California are pursuing this theme.   More...

Weiss publishes new book

Paul Weiss recently published “Touching The Rainbow Ground – 8 Steps To Hope”   More...

Habitat to select new partner family

Habitat for Humanity of Mariposa County has found it necessary to de-select its first partner family. More...

Soroptimist inducts five new members

Soroptimist International of Mariposa has inducted into its club five new members and two returning members. New members are Tjode Favier, Bonnie Newman, Kit O’Shell, Sandra Semtner and Joy Shultz. More...

TVYFL youth give to others

On Wednesday, Dec. 22, at 1 p.m., the youth and families of the Trans Valley Youth Football League (TVYFL) gave something special to the youth of Children’s Hospital- Central California. More...

Mankins selected for third NFL Pro Bowl

Even though the season started late for Mariposa County High School graduate and New England Patriot Logan Mankins, he is still part of this year’s Pro Bowl team. The National Football League released the rosters on Tuesday.   More...

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