Gold Country Matters: The North Star House

One in an occasional series exploring life and lore in California Gold Country.

The North Star House, Grass Valley, CA

There’s so much we leave behind when we move. When my wife and I arrived in late 2020 at the Gold Country California town of Grass Valley, we’d left our share in the Bay Area: friends and relatives, jobs and steady paychecks, plus some favorite hangouts and enough books to open my own store. With Covid hovering…