Glass blower wins first place in glass art


Gridley's glass blower Bryon Sutherland, recently attended the Beverly Hills Trade Show and received first place in Glass Art. While this is no surprise to those of us who have seen his work, it is indeed an honor when there were to be over 600 artists there competing.

Glass blower wins first place in glass art

Gridley's glass blower Bryon Sutherland, recently attended the Beverly Hills Trade Show and received first place in Glass Art. While this is no surprise to those of us who have seen his work, it is indeed an honor when there were to be over 600 artists there competing.

The Beverly Hills Show is the top show in the United States.  Call 530-588-3648 to see Sutherland's beautiful pieces or visit his website at  www.sutherlandglassart.com

His beautiful pieces make great gifts. Congratulations Bryon!!

Street Faire Tuesday night has much to offer

Beautiful Christmas wreaths are just $20 at the weekly BID Street Faire held each Tuesday night. You can also pick up fresh breads, veggies and fruits, along with lighted Christmas decorations.

The street faire will be set up on the sidewalks from now through Christmas, so there will be plenty of parking available.

Come have fun and get your holiday shopping started.

Sutter Buttes Canine

Rescue needs your helpOn the average, Sutter Buttes Canine places one animal a day into a happy home. This is made possible by monetary donations, along with donations of dog and puppy food (Iams, Science diet and Eukanuba), dog toys, Office Supply gift certificates, Frontline Flea and Tick Control, the Angel Fund at a local veterinarians office or by sponsoring a kennel.
To help, please visit www.petfinder.com or call 695-3814.

Northern California and California Rice calendars produced by Chuck Lowery

A perfect gift for anyone this holiday season, would be one of the beautiful 2009 calendars that Chuck Lowery has produced with samples of his wonderful photography gloriously featured for just $15. Visit ACE Hardware, Bremer Hardware, Grandma's Attic or The Wishing Corner to purchase one or more. Frith's Thanks- A-Latte will also have the calendars after December 1. Where else can you get a picture of otters in Biggs? Yes, otters.

The vivid colors are quite a testament to his great talent.

Gridley girl going far with singing talent

Twelve-year-old Tabitha Johnson, with the very talented voice has been keeping busy with Kids Corporation and has recorded another song for the television show and filmed a few episodes for the show in Sacramento and has just gone to Comcast on Demand.

Last month, Tabitha went to Arco Arena in Sacramento and did a newscast that was filmed and aired on Access Sacramento for Disney on Ice.

Tabitha was treated to private skating routines with Disneyland characters and she did her interview with Justine Lopes who plays the part of Pocahontas.

She is the daughter of Larry and Joleen Johnson and is a seventh grader at Sycamore School.