Category Archives: Redding

Old Thyme Bed and Breakfast of Redding

Here is one of our well loved B&Bs, Old Thyme of Redding. They posted a video to offer guests some idea of what delights they may expect.

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Northstate photographer David Gendron

David Gendron lives and shoots in our far Northern California region. His images often range from surreal to abstract and beyond. Provocative, and evocative. Visions well worth our view. Click on any of the thumbnails here to go to his … Continue reading

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A Taste of Redding 2015

We attended this annual fundraising event put on by the Redding West Rotary Club. A good time was had by all. Can’t wait for next year to do it again! Thanks to all the musicians, vendors, and volunteers for a … Continue reading

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Family baseball fun with Redding’s Colt 45s

Baseball season in Redding has begun again. Tiger Field has served Redding now for 91 years, and currently hosts our Colt 45s. We attended last night’s game and had a blast! From the Redding Colt 45s website: “Every summer college … Continue reading

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Wayne and Ferguson captivate Redding

Ran into Wayne and his Panther Chameleon at Turtle Bay today, getting coffee. Wayne got the coffee, not Ferguson. Wherever they go, people are curious and transfixed by Ferguson. Click to slightly enlarge image. He’s gorgeous! Grandson is not sure … Continue reading

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New video about the Diestelhorst Bridge in Redding

Shasta historian Dottie Smith alerted me to this new video on YouTube about one of my favorite bridges in Redding, the Diestelhorst. Here’s an image I captured in 2012, prior to the restoration work now completed.

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The drought is real, but not all California is built in a desert

These images were taken today. A light dusting of snow in April on Castle Crags. April showers bring May flowers in Really Redding.

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Take 10, and do it again -reading to our kids.

In Redding we promote reading to children by occasionally having local celebrities read aloud to small children. Here we see my grandson attending the Redding Library yesterday where Jefferson Public Radio host Valerie Ing Tomkins reads. Thanks Valerie! Despite the … Continue reading

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Thank you Redding Fire Department

I just happened upon these good people training about fire stuff, so you know, they can be all like READY TO SAVE YOUR LIFE AT A MOMENTS NOTICE. I just want to say thanks, in advance. I haven’t ever yet needed your … Continue reading

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A balmy Winter day in Redding

Gorgeous day in Shasta County! Throw open the windows. We get some hot Summer days here, but our spectacular Winter days make up for it.

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