School board has District 1 vacancy



The Mariposa County Unified School District/County Office of Education is seeking candidates to fill the vacancy on the organization’s board of trustees, representing District 1. Interested candidates must reside within District 1. Members of the board of trustees are elected at large and are responsible for establishing a long-term vision for the school district; adoption of policy, curriculum, the budget […]

Caltrans holds public hearings on Ferguson slide fix



GAZETTE FILE PHOTO BY DAN TUCKER CALTRANS WORKERS ATTEMPT TO SHORE UP THE BASE OF THE FERGUSON ROCKSLIDE IN APRIL OF 2006. EVEN AS THAT EFFORT WAS ONGOING, THE SLIDE CONTINUED TO COVER HIGHWAY 140, AS PICTURED ABOVE. On Wednesday, Dec. 8 in Mariposa, and again on Thursday, Dec. 9 in El Portal, Caltrans will hold public hearings on the […]

Friday, Nov. 26



Books Galore! at the Mariposa County Library, sponsored by the Friends of the Library from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Reformers Unanimous – a free addictions program held at the corner of 12th and Jones Street (next to the old First Baptist Church), every Friday evening from 7 to 9 p.m. For more information, call 966-5780 or 966-5542. Narcotics Anonymous […]

Saturday, Nov. 27



Alcoholics Anonymous – noon and 7 p.m. at the fellowship hall at Pioneer Village, Highways 140 and 49 South, 966-3110. Narcotics Anonymous – 7 to 8 p.m. at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church (downstairs). … An online subscription is required to view news content on this website. To continue reading please enter your username and password below. Not a subscriber? Please¬†click […]

Tuesday, Nov. 30



Take Off Pounds Sensibly – Methodist Church Parish Hall on Sixth Street at 9:30 to 11 a.m. For information call 966-6061 or 374- 3280. Senior Center – Bridge at 9 a.m. Bootjack Stompers: Square and line dance workshop at Bootjack Stompers Hall. Line dance class with Cheri Ridenhour begins at 6 p.m. Square dance class for new dancers from 7 […]

Monday, Nov. 29



Canteen Coffee Time – every Monday at Happy Burger Diner from 6 to 10 a.m. for veterans and their spouses. Free coffee or tea. Narcotics Anonymous – 6 to 7 p.m. at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church (downstairs). Alcoholics Anonymous – noon and 7 p.m. at the fellowship hall at Pioneer Village, Highways 140 and 49 South, 966-3110. Prayer and support […]

Sunday, Nov. 28



Alcoholics Anonymous – 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. at the fellowship hall at Pioneer Village, Highways 140 and 49 South, 966-3110. Snelling Rebekah Breakfast from 7 to 11 a.m. at the Odd Fellows Hall in downtown Snelling. … An online subscription is required to view news content on this website. To continue reading please enter your username and password below. […]

Wednesday, Dec. 1



Community Connections meets for coffee, visiting, soup, or to play games from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Meets at Old Schoolhouse at the corner of Dexter and Cuneo, Greeley Hill. Everyone is welcome. Narcotics Anonymous – 6 to 7 p.m. at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church (downstairs). Upper Room Community Women’s Bible Study – meets at the senior center in Mariposa. […]

Thursday, Dec. 2



Alcoholics Anonymous – noon and 7 p.m. at the fellowship hall at Pioneer Village, Highways 140 and 49 South, 966-3110. Mariposa Rotary – meets at 7 a.m. at the Mariposa Senior Center. Information is available at www.mariposarotary.org. Writers’ Workshop – every Thursday at 1 p.m. at the Mariposa Senior Center. All genres: fiction, non-fiction, poetry, memoir, etc. Everyone welcome. For […]

Healthy Holiday Grill Ideas



The holidays are full of delicious temptations, but that doesn’t have to mean leaving your commitment to   healthy eating behind. Mak ing smart choices of what you eat and how you cook it can help you enjoy holiday dining and still beat the post-holiday blues. With these hassle-free recipes and some tips from the healthy cooking experts at Culinary.net, […]