Pumpkin

Fall colors mean harvest time is here

I had some time last weekend and made a wonderful roasted pumpkin puree for a recipe I was working on. After I was done with that on Saturday I had leftover pumpkin puree. So Sunda ...

Reader Input: To the pumpkin peddlers, praise

Thanks to all the kids for peddling my pumpkins at the Auburn Community Festival on Saturday! I had a lot of fun and hope you did, too. I hope to see your scarecrows in the contest ...

Local groups answer pumpkin vandalism with charity

COOL – Little more than a week after vandals ruined a school project at Northside Elementary School in Cool, a Nevada County farmers market and the Auburn Host Lions Club hav ...

Pumpkins: Carve ’em, chuck ’em, put ’em in a pie

The pumpkin is, by far, the most storied vegetable around. It plays a significant role in not just one, but two major American holidays. In literature, it’s been turned into ...