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26.2 Miles

On the first weekend in December, runners from around the world will descend on Sacramento for the California International Marathon. Now 25 years old, it's been dubbed one of the world's best small marathons...

Jackie Taylor

This local do-it-yourself dynamo talks about her latest venture.  Jackie Taylor knows how to get the job done. As host of DIY Network’s hit show “Grounds for Improvement” (airing locally Sundays at 3:30 p.m....

Radio Heads

Meet the people behind the voices you hear on local radio. Admit it. You do it. You hear them on the radio and, based on the sounds of their voices and possibly the music...

Etiquette: Surviving the Holiday Office Party

Party with your co-workers&emdash;and still have a job come Monday. When I caution you to drink minimally at your company's holiday party this season, know I do so from personal experience. Embarrassing,...

Travel: Maui Your Way

There’s a place to stay for every traveler on the magnificent island of Maui. Let’s get one thing straight: A trip to Maui always spells a good time. But you have options...

20 Great Dates

I have a difficult job. I go out and do things, then write about them for this magazine. In the name of research, I have traveled throughout Northern California and to Maui, been pampered...

Rose Zahnn

Take one look at Rose Zahnn and you automatically assume she’s one of those people. You know the type: prefers broccoli to brownies, would rather run than watch TV and is always complaining that she...


Eat Farm to Fork
Eat Farm to Fork