Archive | August, 2016

Summer Isn’t Over Until The Festival Ends

Summer is all about sun, fun and fresh fruits and veggies. This month, the unassuming zucchini takes center stage and brings on the fun when the South Hayward Lions Club hosts a weekend-long festival paying homage to these green and yellow beauties. The 34th annual Hayward Zucchini Festival will be held Aug. 20th and 21st […]

Wildfires Not Just a Threat To Landscape

Most Americans grew up hearing some variation of today’s slogan “Only You Can Prevent Forest Fires.” The popular public service advice from U.S. Forest Service spokesbear, Smokey the Bear, started back in 1944. It’s still relevant today as California moves into peak wildfire season. The fires are fueled by drought conditions that have left vegetation […]