December 26, 2013 RSS feed / Local News

Coast Hardware makes Christmas donation

A generous donation of sports balls, toys and a total of nine bicycles were donated to the KOPS for KIDS charity effort by Heidi, Jim and Marrieta Dulcich, owners of Coast Hardware. More...

Small businesses sought for award

Each year during National Small Business Week, the U. S. More...

Radanovich visits local Rotary Club

MARIPOSA ROTARY   The Dec. More...

Local birders score in count

The arrival of the Christmas holiday season triggers a flurry of activities for many people.  For birders, those holiday traditions likely included participation in the National Audubon Society’s Christmas Bird Count, an annual bird census More...

Gallery seeks artists

The Sierra Artists Gallery in downtown Mariposa has openings for jewelry makers and three-dimensional artists.  The gallery is the oldest art organization in Mariposa, and is a cooperative endeavor. More...

Free cooking class focuses on breakfast

A free cooking class will be held on Sunday, Jan. 5 from 2 to 4 p.m. More...

Crab feed tickets available

The Mariposa Lions Club is selling tickets for a crab feed scheduled for Feb. More...

4-H Club Council is planning breakfast

The Mariposa County 4-H Club Council will host its annual pancake breakfast on Sunday, Feb. 2 from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. More...

Sheriff’s Daily Dispatch Log

Dec. 16: • A verbal domestic dispute occurred on Jones Street. • A cat was stuck in a tree on Oak Road. • Mail theft was reported from Hernandez Drive, Highway 140, and Hunters Valley Road. More...

Playhouse will benefit CASA

CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) of Mariposa County is teaming up with local builder, Lawson Construction, with the goal that all children in Mariposa County have a safe, loving and permanent home.  More...

Supervisors honor retiring Wilson

At last week’s Mariposa County Board of Supervisors meeting, there was standing room only when Fire Chief Jim Wilson received his resolution and tile plaque recognition upon his retirement.  His wife of 46 years, Lynn, was at the ceremony. More...

Landfill closed Dec. 30

The Mariposa County Landfill and Recycling Center will be closed to the public on Monday, Dec. 30 due to the New Year’s Day holiday. Regular hours of operation will resume on Thursday, Jan. More...

Boosters host casino night

The Mariposa Academic Boosters (ABC) are holding their second casino night at the Mariposa Fairgrounds on Jan. More...

Hockney has long drawn on Mariposa County for inspiration

The arts

As one of the world’s most famous living artists, David Hockney can paint or draw anywhere he likes.  Since 1978, the British-born painter and photographer has chosen a place that, compared to the British Isles, is a land of sunshine. More...

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