Sometimes you just crave a little comedy. Yet when the local cinemas are only playing R-rated thrillers and Oscar-bait dramas—and every television show seems forensics-based—it’s nice to get out of the house and visit the Edison Theatre—a place where the seats are comfy and the sweet comedy of Lend Me A Tenor keeps the laughs going.
The Auburn Ski Club (ASC) was the scene this past Friday, Feb. 10, for numerous highly competitive high school and middle school League Nordic races.
Among the many treasures of Mammoth is the Valentine Reserve, a patch of forest reserved for research by University of California, Santa Barbara, and visiting academics.
It’s normally closed to the public, but every now and then, the reserve opens its gates for entertaining walks and talks.
This season’s schedule was announced last week by Leslie Dawson, the education coordinator at the reserve.
There is an old Chinese saying, “all good things come in pairs.”
I usually dislike surprises.
There’s still a heartbeat in Elizabeth Tenney’s “Gateway Project.”
Joe Walker’s Feb. 10 Santa Barbara court hearing was continued to March 9, but it will only be a scheduling hearing, not a hearing where substantial evidence is presented before the court.
All three of Mono County's open county supervisor district seats are getting crowded, as potential candidates add their names to the list.
Here's a brief look at all three:
Efforts to give away free nicotine patches in Inyo and Mono County paid off this past summer, with Mono County showing the biggest relative increase (since last year) compared to all the rest of the counties in the state.
The National Society for the Gifted and Talented (NSGT) is offering $10,000 in scholarships for Mammoth Lakes area students to apply toward selected summer programs. Several scholarships are being offered by the society: six at $1,000 each, six at $500 each, and four at $250 each. The scholarships can be used by the student to help pay tuition for a gifted summer program of their choice.
Ladies (and man slaves!)—mark your calendars! Pamper Pedal 2012 is slated for Saturday, May 12. This year’s theme is “Nature Girl.” …
January 2012 was the fourth warmest for the contiguous U.S. This scenario was in stark contrast to Alaska where several towns had their coldest January on record. Go figure. …