Issue: July 23, 2009

“From Chico to China”Former locally famous restaurateur Fred Morgan (some may remember him as Freducinni) disappeared from California more than a decade ago. He resurfaces to tell his tale of discovering life’s pleasures in a small Chinese village.In other news: the Butte Environmental Council airs its dirty laundry, Chico’s biggest recycler of home appliances and gadgets gets an upgrade, Cal WorldFest proves to be a worldly staycation, and Anthony Peyton Porter goes nuts over cookies.