Acclaimed Bay Area chef Moniz, community leader Senum to open authentic taqueria in Nevada City

Two years ago this month, we wrote exclusively that a bakery and brewery called Three Forks Bakery & Brewing Co. was in the works on lower Commercial Street in Nevada City, helping to create a hip food-lovers hangout near its farmers market. Three Forks just celebrated its first anniversary, and now Wheyward Girl Creamery, Nevada […]

Commercial Street Boardwalk: Building a neighborhood coalition

By Reinette Senum Just over three years ago, frustrated and angry merchants and residents filled the Nevada City City Council chambers to demand that the city do something about all the people and dogs strewn across lower Commercial Street sidewalks, intimidating visitors and blocking customers from entering businesses, and ultimately causing loss of business. Soon […]

Commercial Street Boardwalk wins Nevada City Chamber award

The Commercial Street Boardwalk in Nevada City — featured on page 5 of our current issue — was chosen as the recipient of the W. Lon Cooper New Construction Award, the Nevada City Chamber of Commerce announced. The Boardwalk is a hub for the city’s First Friday Artwalk and the community farm-to-table dinner. The online […]