Central Valley Chronicles
Central Valley Chronicles

Central Valley Chronicles

2000 - 2005, Travel
The people and places of the region.
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Episode Guide

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Heart of the Valley (Episode 169)

    Heart of the Valley

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Valley Road Trips (Episode 168)

    Valley Road Trips

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Health, Beauty, and Happiness (Episode 167)

    Health, Beauty, and Happiness

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Echoes of the Past (Episode 166)

    Echoes of the Past

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Asian Americans in the Valley (Episode 164)

    Asian Americans in the Valley

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Exploring the Old West (Episode 158)

    Exploring the Old West

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Sports and Fitness (Episode 154)

    Sports and Fitness

    Broadcaster Gary Gerould; broadcaster Jim Kozimor; nutrition and fitness; historical items.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Awesome Adventures (Episode 153)

    Awesome Adventures

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Funniest Features (Episode 152)

    Funniest Features

    Laughter seminars; space voyage; daredevils; barber Gino Ricci; robot inventor.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Great Eats (Episode 151)

    Great Eats

    Train ride; restaurant; Middle East food; Dr. Liz Applegate; steakhouse; Mexican bakery.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - The Pure Life (Episode 150)

    The Pure Life

    Japanese-style enzyme bath; health-conscious Mexican dishes; acupuncture; Sacramento firefighters; boot-camp workout; karate lesson.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - The Best of Nature (Episode 149)

    The Best of Nature

    Camping; ranch; volcanoes; mountain range; llamas; forest exploration; redwoods.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Gold Country Treasures (Episode 148)

    Gold Country Treasures

    Gold discovery; Old West towns; wineries.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Weekend Getaways (Episode 146)

    Weekend Getaways

    Delta towns; Tiburon, Calif.; hot-air ballooning; Bass Lake; railroad journey; the Cal-Neva Resort, Spa & Casino's anniversary.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Savors the Past (Episode 145)

    Savors the Past

    Clock repairman; Folsom Prison; the Dunsmuir House and Gardens; the Gladding McBean Terracotta Factory; the Lodi Cycle Bowl.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Local Animals and Animal Refuges (Episode 144)

    Local Animals and Animal Refuges

    Sanctuary for abused farm animals; wild cat sanctuary; the San Francisco Oiled Wildlife Care & Education Center; African safari.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Local Arts and Artists (Episode 143)

    Local Arts and Artists

    Actor Edward James Olmos; poet laureate Jose Montoya; novelist Eva Rutland; sculptor Russell Shermer; family winery.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Local Heroes (Episode 142)

    Local Heroes

    CEO Mike Ziegler, Pride Industries; Olympian Billy Mills; entrepreneurs Lucia Plum-Reyes and Libby Abbott; rescue dogs.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Fitness Special Edition (Episode 124)

    Fitness Special Edition

    Military installation; biking for exercise; gardening; the Toy Room Gallery; the music of Christine Bonner.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Fitness Special Addition (Episode 110)

    Fitness Special Addition

    T-Tapp video program; nutritionist Liz Applegate; self-defense.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - From Boxing Gloves to Racing Gloves (Episode 109)

    From Boxing Gloves to Racing Gloves

    Prime Time Boxing Club & Fitness; car racing; director Joe Carnahan.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Mt. Lassen Volcanic National Park Getaway (Episode 98)

    Mt. Lassen Volcanic National Park Getaway

    Comedian Jack Gallagher; Mount Lassen Volcanic National Park; history of Levi Strauss & Co.; Lisa Ling.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - A Sportsman's Getaway and Kayaking Lessons (Episode 97)

    A Sportsman's Getaway and Kayaking Lessons

    Inverness Lodge; kayaking; director Joe Carnahan; Placer-Tahoe Film Office.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Soars and Reports From 4000 Feet Up (Episode 96)

    Soars and Reports From 4000 Feet Up

    Glider planes; Cypress Inn; errand service.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Sacramento's Poet Laureate (Episode 95)

    Sacramento's Poet Laureate

    Poet Jose Montoya; author R.J. Kaiser; wakeboarding; the Turtle Bay Exploration Park.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Sacramento Zoo Special Edition With Dr. Jane Goodall (Episode 94)

    Sacramento Zoo Special Edition With Dr. Jane Goodall

    Dr. Jane Goodall; the ChimpanZoo program; the Sacramento Zoo's history; chimpanzee sculptures.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Hanging Ten in Santa Cruz (Episode 93)

    Hanging Ten in Santa Cruz

    The Santa Cruz Surfing Museum; hanging 10; the Palms Playhouse; the Dunsmuir House and Gardens; author David Corbett.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Scottish Dancers (Episode 92)

    Scottish Dancers

    Scottish dancing; fiddler; actresses Monica Lowe and Rhonda Ross; Amanda Blake; River Ranch Lodge & Truckee Rafting Co.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Extreme Activities (Episode 91)

    Extreme Activities

    Gyroplanes; Charles M. Schulz Museum; hiking with llamas; elk parade.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Honoring Local Firefighters (Episode 90)

    Honoring Local Firefighters

    Members of an urban search and rescue; physical training for firefighters; fighting wild fires; emergency dispatch center.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - A Golfer's Getaway (Episode 89)

    A Golfer's Getaway

    The Purple Orchid Inn Resort & Spa; golf courses.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Organizational Expert Teaches Better Vasquez How to Conquer the Clutter (Episode 88)

    Organizational Expert Teaches Better Vasquez How to Conquer the Clutter

    Organization; Angel Island State Park; Chew Kee Store; artist Susan Sarback; steak house.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Special Garden Edition (Episode 87)

    Special Garden Edition

    Gardens designed by landscape architect Michael Glassman; the San Francisco Flower and Garden Show; the Modesto Garden Club; garden accessories.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Many Forms of Dance (Episode 86)

    Many Forms of Dance

    Samba lesson; capoeira; ballroom dancing; Makemaie Melia O'Polynesia dance group; Moroccan cuisine.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Popular Low-Impact Race Walking (Episode 85)

    Popular Low-Impact Race Walking

    Race-walking; author Marvin Todd; vehicles powered by hydrogen fuel cells; promoting reading; Ed's Threads.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Cuises the Delta (Episode 84)

    Cuises the Delta

    Delta; ferries; towns; fertilizer.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Historic Cal-Neva Resort of Lake Tahoe (Episode 83)

    Historic Cal-Neva Resort of Lake Tahoe

    CalNeva Resort; Davis Bicycle Museum; Leatherby's Family Creamery.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - KFBK's Commander Bill & Kitty O'Neal (Episode 82)

    KFBK's Commander Bill & Kitty O'Neal

    Radio station KFBK's Bill Eveland and Kitty O'Neal; town crier; bowling; burgers.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - CNN Johannesburg Bureau Chief and Correspondent Hunter-Gault (Episode 81)

    CNN Johannesburg Bureau Chief and Correspondent Hunter-Gault

    CNN correspondent Charlayne Hunter-Gault; Flat Stanley; helping people with physical or emotional trauma; hot sauces.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Veteran Reporter Stan Atkinson Co-Hosts (Episode 80)

    Veteran Reporter Stan Atkinson Co-Hosts

    Guest host Stan Atkinson; Squaw Valley; Sierra Railroad; elephant seals; the True Love Coffeehouse.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - The Foothills Community of Placerville (Episode 79)

    The Foothills Community of Placerville

    Combellack-Blair House; gourmet potpies; senior volunteer teacher; the True Love Coffeehouse.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Tapioca Express Cafe in Davis (Episode 78)

    Tapioca Express Cafe in Davis

    Tapioca Express cafe; San Francisco Oiled Wildlife Care & Education Center; photograph collection; Tibetan sand painting.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Acupuncture of Pets and People (Episode 77)

    Acupuncture of Pets and People

    Holistic treatments for pets; acupuncture; Sacramento's Women's American Football League team.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Special Garden Edition (Episode 70)

    Special Garden Edition

    Landscape architect Michael Glassman; the San Francisco Flower and Garden Show; the Modesto Garden Club; gnomes; artist Susan Sarback.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Many Forms of Dance (Episode 69)

    Many Forms of Dance

    Samba lesson; capoeira; ballroom dancing; Makemaie Melia O'Polynesia dance group; Moroccan cuisine.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Popular Low-Impact Race Walking (Episode 68)

    Popular Low-Impact Race Walking

    Race-walking; author Marvin Todd; hydrogen fuel cell-powered vehicles; promoting reading; Ed's Threads.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - American Family's Edward James Olmos (Episode 67)

    American Family's Edward James Olmos

    Edward James Olmos; author Lynn C. Lancaster; Bok Kai Temple; female photographers art exhibit; crossing guard.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Historic Gold Rush Locations (Episode 66)

    Historic Gold Rush Locations

    Old Sacramento; merchant store; schoolhouse; Eagle Theater; 'Winter Rails Over Donner Pass: Night of the Flanger'; high-tech cars.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Celebrating the Arts of Our Region (Episode 64)

    Celebrating the Arts of Our Region

    Radio personalities Paul Robins and Phil Cowan discuss filmmaking; art education; the Stockton Symphony; dance companies.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Flying High With Commander Bill (Episode 63)

    Flying High With Commander Bill

    Pilot Bill Eveland; the National Steinbeck Center; town crier; bowling league; burgers.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Lodi Eatery Turning Up the Heat (Episode 62)

    Lodi Eatery Turning Up the Heat

    Habanero Hots Restaurant in Lodi, Calif.; hot sauces; Flat Stanley; town crier.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Veteran Reporter Stan Atkinson Co-Hosts (Episode 61)

    Veteran Reporter Stan Atkinson Co-Hosts

    Guest host Stan Atkinson; the Sierra Railroad; elephant seals; Squaw Valley; the True Love Coffeehouse.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - The Foothills Community of Placerville (Episode 60)

    The Foothills Community of Placerville

    Combellack-Blair House; gourmet potpies; senior volunteer teacher; the True Love Coffeehouse.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Winter Olympics Special Edition (Episode 59)

    Winter Olympics Special Edition

    Olympic torch relay; the history of the Nordic trails; snowboarding.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Jazz Singer Patti Austin (Episode 58)

    Jazz Singer Patti Austin

    Host Patti Austin; police warehouse; Latitudes restaurant.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Tibetan Sand Painting at the Crocker Museum (Episode 57)

    Tibetan Sand Painting at the Crocker Museum

    Tibetan art ceremony; bird rescues; family photograph collection; Tapioca Express.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Target Stars on Ice (Episode 56)

    Target Stars on Ice

    Stars on Ice figure skating show; Amtrak's California Zephyr Line.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - A Ride on the Mikuni Sushi Bus (Episode 55)

    A Ride on the Mikuni Sushi Bus

    The Mikuni restaurant serves sushi on a bus; singer Peter Yarrow; Bass Lake; idea house; dragon.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - The Oldest Casino in the West and a Yo-Yo Museum (Episode 54)

    The Oldest Casino in the West and a Yo-Yo Museum

    Cal-Neva Resort; Chico Yo-Yo Museum; bicycle history; author Barbara Sher; ice cream.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Victorian Christmas Celebrations (Episode 53)

    Victorian Christmas Celebrations

    Victorian Christmas celebration; Holbrooke Hotel; Crocker Art Museum; pasties.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - From Bobsledding to Hip-Hop (Episode 52)

    From Bobsledding to Hip-Hop

    Women's bobsledding in the Olympics; the Little Soul Hip Hop Company.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - In Search of Holiday Cheer at High Hill Ranch (Episode 51)

    In Search of Holiday Cheer at High Hill Ranch

    High Hill Ranch's holiday festivities; relieving muscle pain; the Kitchen restaurant.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Women's Football; Acupuncture for Pets (Episode 50)

    Women's Football; Acupuncture for Pets

    Sacramento's Women's American Football League team; alternative health treatments for pets.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Learn the Ancient Technique of Karate (Episode 47)

    Learn the Ancient Technique of Karate

    Karate; dog rescues; vegetarian restaurants.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Behind-the-Scenes of the Antiques Roadshow Sacramento 2000 Taping (Episode 45)

    Behind-the-Scenes of the Antiques Roadshow Sacramento 2000 Taping

    A taping of the program 'Antiques Roadshow' Tahoe International Film Festival; wheelchair invention; spinach quiche.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Cruises the Delta (Episode 44)

    Cruises the Delta

    Delta; ferries; overnight venues; towns; fertilizer.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - From a Mysterious Mansion to Scandinavian Cuisine (Episode 43)

    From a Mysterious Mansion to Scandinavian Cuisine

    The Winchester house; Tahoe International Film Festival; Halloween memorabilia; documentary 'A Race for the Soul' preview.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - On the Road to Virgina City (Episode 36)

    On the Road to Virgina City

    Virginia City, Nev.; mining; Ponderosa Ranch; train.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Treasures in Time (Episode 35)

    Treasures in Time

    Crocker Art Museum; antiques appraisal; vintage clothing.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Wheaties Box Sprots Memorabilia (Episode 34)

    Wheaties Box Sprots Memorabilia

    Wheaties box collecting; mansion renovation; mural art; the Kitchen restaurant; duck lasagne.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Amazing Tales of Animal Rescues & Outdoor Survival Skills for Kids (Episode 33)

    Amazing Tales of Animal Rescues & Outdoor Survival Skills for Kids

    Animal rescues; outdoor education program; former Girl Scouts.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Jazz in the Valley (Episode 32)

    Jazz in the Valley

    Musician Dave Brubeck; musician Jimmy Robinson; trumpeter Nicholas Payton; Sacramento Jazz Jubilee; lamb; pear relish.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Bay Area GyberRays Women's Pro Soccer; Burt Wolf; Artitst Joanne Cemo (Episode 31)

    Bay Area GyberRays Women's Pro Soccer; Burt Wolf; Artitst Joanne Cemo

    Women's pro soccer; food journalist Burt Wolf; artist Joanne Cemo; dining cars; shrimp; avocado appetizer.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Award-Winning Show Gardens; Japanese Gardens; Orchids 101; The Bonfante Gardens and Filoli Center (Episode 30)

    Award-Winning Show Gardens; Japanese Gardens; Orchids 101; The Bonfante Gardens and Filoli Center

    Garden show; bonsai; orchids; Bonfante Gardens theme park; artist Jane Goldman.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Osmosis Day Spa; Hollywood Health Trends: Bikram Yoga & Pilates (Episode 29)

    Osmosis Day Spa; Hollywood Health Trends: Bikram Yoga & Pilates

    Health advocate Cary Nosler; enzyme bath; yoga; hypnotherapy; feng shui.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - On the Road (Episode 28)

    On the Road

    Concours d'Elegance at Lake Tahoe; yacht race; Ehrman Mansion; shipwreck.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - A Time to Give; Paul Robins and Phil Cowan; Outpost for Hope (Episode 27)

    A Time to Give; Paul Robins and Phil Cowan; Outpost for Hope

    Volunteering for animals; radio personalities Paul Robins and Phil Cowan; Web site offers support to addicts' families; Victorian home; potato pancakes.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Sequoia National Park's Wuksachi Lodge; DNA Testing for Man's Best Friend; Sue McClurg (Episode 26)

    Sequoia National Park's Wuksachi Lodge; DNA Testing for Man's Best Friend; Sue McClurg

    Sequoia National Park; Wuksachi Lodge; DNA testing on dogs; writer Sue McClurg; sweet-potato soup.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - The Cutting Edge; The Making Of...; On the Road (Episode 25)

    The Cutting Edge; The Making Of...; On the Road

    Neurological disorders diagnosis; sculptor Danny Acebo; Asilomar Conference Grounds; author Dan Bessie.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - The Cutting Edge: High-Tech Car Navigation; Many Faces, Many Voices; Treasures in Time (Episode 24)

    The Cutting Edge: High-Tech Car Navigation; Many Faces, Many Voices; Treasures in Time

    Car navigation; cartoonists; tall ship; stuffed squash.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - On the Road Special Edition: Virginia City, Nevada (Episode 22)

    On the Road Special Edition: Virginia City, Nevada

    Virginia City, Nev.; mining; Ponderosa Ranch; train.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Treasures in Time (Episode 21)

    Treasures in Time

    Crocker Art Museum; antiques appraisal; vintage clothing.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Actor and Activist Woody Harrelson; Stephani Doran; Magician Michael Maxwell (Episode 20)

    Actor and Activist Woody Harrelson; Stephani Doran; Magician Michael Maxwell

    Woody Harrelson; radio personality Stephani Doran; magician Michael Maxwell; mariachi music; chicken dumplings.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Margaret Cho; The Making Of...Second Saturday Art; The Pillsbury Kids' Bake Off (Episode 19)

    Margaret Cho; The Making Of...Second Saturday Art; The Pillsbury Kids' Bake Off

    Comedian Margaret Cho; art walk; children's cooking contest; stawberry recipe.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Amy Tan; Asian Pacific Youth Leadership Conference (Episode 18)

    Amy Tan; Asian Pacific Youth Leadership Conference

    Author Amy Tan; Asian Pacific Youth Leadership Conference; quilter Yvonne Porcella; author Murray Schisgal.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Chihuly Baskets; 44th National Chicken Cooking Contest; Misfit's Haven; The Making Of...Fantasy Theater (Episode 16)

    Chihuly Baskets; 44th National Chicken Cooking Contest; Misfit's Haven; The Making Of...Fantasy Theater

    Artist Dale Chihuly; blown glass; chicken-cooking contest.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Television Food Journalist But Wolf; Bay Area CyberRays Women's Pro Soccer; Artist Jopanne Cemo; Zinfandel Grille in Folsom (Episode 15)

    Television Food Journalist But Wolf; Bay Area CyberRays Women's Pro Soccer; Artist Jopanne Cemo; Zinfandel Grille in Folsom

    Chef Burt Wolf; women's soccer; artist Joanne Cemo; shrimp; avocado salad.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Wheaties Box Sports Memorabilia (Episode 14)

    Wheaties Box Sports Memorabilia

    Wheaties box collecting; mansion renovation; mural art; the Kitchen restaurant; duck lasagna.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - On the Road; Groundhog Job Shadowing; The Making Of ... Mural Art; Treasures in Time: Russian Dinosaurs (Episode 13)

    On the Road; Groundhog Job Shadowing; The Making Of ... Mural Art; Treasures in Time: Russian Dinosaurs

    The Tech Museum of Innovation; teen career development; mural art; dinosaur exhibition.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Billy Mills; Bobsled Champion; Fly-Fishing on the American River; Bocce Ball; Nutrition Dos and Don'ts for Runners (Episode 12)

    Billy Mills; Bobsled Champion; Fly-Fishing on the American River; Bocce Ball; Nutrition Dos and Don'ts for Runners

    Runner Billy Mills; women's bobsledding; fly-fishing; bocce ball; nutrition.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - High-Tech Car Navigation (Episode 11)

    High-Tech Car Navigation

    Car navigation; cartoonists; sailing life; stuffed squash.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Authors Homer Hickam and Eva Rutland (Episode 10)

    Authors Homer Hickam and Eva Rutland

    Author Homer Hickam; novelist Eva Rutland; wildcat sanctuary; papier-mâché; scalloped potatoes; artichoke casserole.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Chronicles Rides in the CHP's New Cessna T-206H Turbo (Episode 9)

    Chronicles Rides in the CHP's New Cessna T-206H Turbo

    Cessna T-206H airplane; Disney's California Adventure; sculptor; novelist Stephen Hawley Martin; the Kitchen restaurant.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - The Good Life (Episode 8)

    The Good Life

    Inspiration; yoga; enzyme bath; hypnotherapy; feng shui.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Amazing Tales of Animal Rescues & Outdoor Survival Skills for Kids (Episode 7)

    Amazing Tales of Animal Rescues & Outdoor Survival Skills for Kids

    Animal rescues; outdoor education program; former Girl Scouts.

  • Central Valley Chronicles - Neurological Diagnosis Techniques (Episode 6)

    Neurological Diagnosis Techniques

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