Debby Carter compiles the monthly “Remember When” column for the Sierra Star newspaper in Oakhurst, CA. For November 2018, a Bronze Star for a Bass Lake Vietnam hero, El Capitan history for Beverly Johnson and more.
While wineries and breweries have found a home in the Valley, the Fresno area, including Oakhurst, Atwater and Madera, CA, has a growing list of distillers making vodka, gin, bourbon, whiskey, vermouth and brandy.
Remember When is compiled monthly by Debby Carter from the archives of Fresno Flats Research Library and the Sierra Star. October 2018 highlights include the 1968 Sierra Mountaineer Days parade and Star Trek.
Remember When is compiled monthly by Debby Carter from the archives of Fresno Flats Research Library and the Sierra Star. September 2018 edition includes: 1968 military plane crash; Ansel Adams appearance.
After 27 years in Oakhurst, California, artist Stephen Stavast is closing his gallery. Health issues have forced the issue. Stavast Studio Gallery was the first art gallery in the eastern Madera County community.
Keep Our Mountains Beautiful is based in Oakhurst, California. Jana Hollenbeck writes a monthly column for the Sierra Star. This month, she talks to some Mountain Area restaurateurs who are using compostables.
Sharon Giacomazzi will share some of her discoveries of Oakhurst, CA-area tombstones and cemeteries in a free presentation, “Tombstone Tourism,” at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 3 at Fresno Flats Historic Village and Park.
The works of three local artists – photographer Ryan Alonzo, sculptor Jackie Baxton and painter Trowzers Akimbo – goes on display at Treetop Gallery in Mariposa with an opening reception Friday, July 6 from 4:30 to 6 p.m.
The historic Cedarbrook Inn on the Original Stage Road to Yosemite is the subject of the Friday Lecture Series on July 6 at Fresno Flats Historical Park in Oakhurst, California. Local author and historian Brenda Negley will give a presentation based on Zelda Garey Dubel’s book, “To Yosemite by Stage: Raymond to Wawona and Remembering Cedarbrook Inn.”
When you walk into Steve's Pet Shop in Oakhurst, Ca., you are warmly greeted with a sign of spring - baby chicks are abound. It may seem early, but according to many, the early hatch-lings produce eggs seasons before the later spring babes.