Being that they’re hotels with casinos built around them, Harrah’s and Harveys at Stateline, Nev., know how to throw a party. Right now they’re prepping for the fifth annual South Lake Tahoe Food and Wine Festival, Oct. 18-19.
Sacramento’s second annual Farm to Fork Week was a hit, and the Sacramento Convention & Visitors Bureau has the numbers to prove it. The SCVB acted as producer of the celebration, which ran Sept. 13-28 and showcased our region’s unique position as “the largest producing state of agriculture in the nation.”
Someone at the family-owned Spease Bees Honey Company in Elk Grove reached back to the 1920s for its slogan to describes its product: “It’s the Bee’s Knees.” Meaning it’s the cat’s meow. Or, if you prefer, the cat’s whiskers or the cat’s pajamas. Translation: “the height of excellence.”