Local Chefs Share Their Favorite Holiday Foods & Traditions

The holidays are well underway, and that means you’re likely fielding invitations to intimate gatherings and family affairs. And while traditions may look a tad different this year, we’re turning to our local food experts to lend us a hand in the kitchen. Six local […]

A Triumph for Stockton

When Brandon Leake, 27, heard his name called as the winner of season 15 of American’s Got Talent, he celebrated. But not just for himself. The new father took that trophy home for his daughter, his wife, his late sister, spoken word artists everywhere, and […]

Turkey Talk

It’s that time of year again – turkey time! Here’s a little turkey 101 for anyone who wants to know more about what America’s favorite holiday bird is like before it’s rubbed in butter and cooked to perfection. Head Although a turkey’s head is usually […]


Holiday in Healdsburg

For those who are comfortable traveling, 2020 is the year of the road trip! Instead of loading up onto planes to scout far off destinations, we’re staying close to home where our own vehicles offer safer transport from one locale to the next. Part of […]

Let’s Get Fired Up!

Piping hot pizza. If there is one thing we can all agree on in 2020, it’s that America’s love affair with pizza isn’t going anywhere. In fact, Americans devour over 3 billion pizzas a year. Crazy right? Pizza is as American as apple pie and […]

Brunch at Bud’s

Every Sunday, Bud, Matt, and Jeanne Millsaps serve up their customary brunch, a weekly service the Bud’s Seafood Grille owners has been doling out for nearly 27 years. “It is a special treat on a special day,” Jeanne says of the restaurant’s brunch. “People are […]

Guten Appetit!

If you’re craving authentic German cuisine, Stepping into German Guys will feel like taking a flight across the Atlantic without the time delay or the stress. Started by Ady and Kate Cogiel, the husband-wife team that co-owns the restaurant, this German eatery features nothing but […]



Like many urban regions, San Joaquin County finds itself riddled with tattoo shops primed for getting some totally rad ink. But when it comes to adding something permanent to your body, choosing an artist shouldn’t be a decision made willy-nilly. Thanks to our dedicated readership, […]

Thank You Nurses

The World Health Organization declared 2020 to be the “Year of the Nurse and Midwife” in celebration of the 200th birthday of Florence Nightingale (1820–1910). Across the globe many organizations, professional associations, health care systems, and other entities were set to celebrate the many roles […]

Healing Through Art

Tara Heinzen is an artist. She’s also a breast cancer survivor—though she may buck that particular term—a woman, a proponent for body positivity, an entrepreneur, and a beacon for self-love and female empowerment. Tara, in a lot of ways, was always these things, but an […]

Favorite Foods for Healthy Teeth

Leafy Greens Vegetables that are juicy and leafy are some of the best foods for your teeth. Cabbage, Swiss chard, spinach, kale, lettuce, and collard greens are all great choices. Each is loaded with vitamins and minerals that are necessary to help maintain and improve your […]

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