Celebration of Life for Grass Valley artist, philanthropist Peggy Levine on Oct. 28 at North Star House

To Our Members, Supporters and Friends of the North Star Historic Conservancy; Monday, September 25, was a sad day for our community and the North Star Historic Conservancy, as Peggy Levine passed from our life. Peggy will always be fondly remembered for her generosity, warmth, spirit and incredible philanthropic efforts. Everyone she met was soon […]

North Star House master plan for restoration in the works

By Joe Heckel, President, North Star Historic Conservancy In 2003, a building sat vacant. It was in poor condition and deteriorating to the point of collapse. Rain poured into the building from a failing roof and through open windows. The interior had been vandalized, with all fixtures stripped and graffiti covered the walls. Piles of […]