Archive for June, 2010

A few years ago we were quite pleasantly surprised by a trip to the Empire Mine State Park, up in Grass Valley in the Sierra foothills. A very lucrative gold deposit was discovered here during the Gold Rush, and it was mined for about a century.  It’s now a state park.


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Hellbent for Oblivion

 I was walking down Market street to work the other morning when I witnessed two near-accidents. (more…)

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