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Seth Summersett, a professional computer programmer, will talk about protecting your computer from hackers, and other unwanted intruders, when the Sierra Macintosh Users Group has its monthly meeting Tuesday, November 10 beginning at 7 p.m. in the assembly room of … Read More

Butter & Cream Bakery

They are open!  Stop by and try out the coffee and treats just in time for Thanksgiving! A new bakery opening in November 2015 offering pastries, cookies, pies, lunch, espresso and custom cakes for all occasions. Open Thursday through Monday. … Read More

Silver Mountain City Historic Tour

Silver Mountain City tour: Saturday Sept 26, 2015 starting at 9:00 a.m. at the old jail in Silver Mountain. If anyone is interested in joining the Dustmans, they can just drop Karen a line at They try to limit … Read More

Alpine Aspen Festival 2015

Mark your calendars and plan to visit Alpine County in October for their Alpine Aspen Festival.  There will plenty of fall activities and those beautiful aspen trees to admire.

Hermitfest Music Festival September 12, 2015 – CANCELED DUE TO FIRE

Friday September 11th, 2015 : The EPSBA Board regretfully has decided to officially cancel our September 12th Celebration in Hermit Valley.The Butte Fire is continuing to expand aggressively and had consumed almost 32,000 acres as of this morning, homes have … Read More

Butte Fire Update

Our thoughts are with the residents and firefighters battling the Butte fire east of Jackson near Mokelumne Hill and West Point. Currently nowhere near Hermit Valley and hopefully contained soon!  Get all the latest updates here.

2015 Labor Day Weekend in Arnold

Big Trees State Park: Saturday: Arts of Bear Valley in association with Calaveras Big Trees Association and Calaveras Big Trees State Park is proud to present Art in the Park, a unique opportunity to combine the beauty of the Park … Read More

2015 Labor Day Events in Alpine County

Saturday September 5th – The exciting Bear Valley Derby and Country Faire is scheduled along with many other events; stop by and see what there is to do in Bear Valley. In Markleeville there are events for everyone. 10 am … Read More

Bear Valley Derby & Country Faire

Saturday September 5, 2015 Join the folks in Bear Valley for their annual Labor Day Weekend Derby and Country Faire.  It’s a day of racing, amusements, games, food, music and more.They provide the cars and you race!  Stay for the … Read More

Sammy Leverone Band in Bear Valley

August 29, 2015 from 5:30 to 8 pm. Bring your dancing shoes and join The Sammy Leverone Band at the Creekside park adjacent to Sky High Pizza for an evening of dancing and listening fun! Lauren Leverone will be joining … Read More