Seabiscuit and Parducci to Kick-off Mendocino County Wine & Mushroom Festival

October 12, 2011 Ranked Among Top 6 Food Festivals in the Nation by Oprah.com Willits, California is centrally located to the majestic Redwoods, the gorgeous Mendocino Coast, and California’s Greenest Wine Region, with over 60 boutique and well known wineries. Unspoiled, a delightful destination! Every fall, Mendocino County has its 10-day Wine

US Postal Service Gives Racing Legend Big Stamp of Approval

Willits, CA, May 11, 2009 -- With a life-sized bronze statue of racehorse legend Seabiscuit poised behind him, Willits, CA Postmaster Dale Briggs today affixed a special 1st Day of Sale pictorial postmark on the new Seabiscuit stamped envelope (44 cents) and officially released it for purchase nationwide. The ceremony took place

SEABISCUIT TO BE FEATURED ON NEW POSTAL SERVICE ENVELOPE

February 23, 2009 - Champion racehorse Seabiscuit, whose key championship and retirement years were spent at Ridgewood Ranch in Willits, CA, will be featured on a Seabiscuit Stamped Envelope (44 cents) in 2009 commemorating his outstanding win against Triple Crown Winner War Admiral. The special stamped envelope is scheduled for release on

THOROUGHBRED RESCUE OPERATION TO BENEFIT FROM HISTORIC RIDGEWOOD RANCH TOUR

The general public is invited to tour Ridgewood Ranch to benefit GEVA, a Northern California Thoroughbred retirement and rehabilitation foundation, Saturday, October 11th. Reservations must be made in advance at the Willits Chamber of Commerce by calling 707-459-7910 or by visiting www.willits.org. September 3, 2008 Willits, CA. - Friends, fans and supporters

RIDGEWOOD RANCH DIAMOND TOUR CELEBRATING THE LEGACY OF AN AMERICAN ICON

A Benefit In Celebration of Seabiscuit’s 75 th Birthday Festivities set for May Willits, CA, April 9, 2008 – The Seabiscuit Heritage Foundation and Frank R. Howard Memorial Hospital, built by Charles S. Howard owner of the horse racing legend Seabiscuit 80 years ago, are slated to benefit from a special Ridgewood

CELEBRATING THE LEGACY OF AN AMERICAN ICON

LIMITED EDITION SEABISCUIT SCULPTURES UNVEILED Willits, CA, May 24, 2008 – Col. Michael C. Howard, U.S.M.C. (ret.), great-grandson of Seabiscuit's owner, Charles S. Howard, proudly announces the release of two specially commissioned, limited edition bronze sculptures of Seabiscuit. All proceeds from the sale of these sculptures, titled "Final Victory" and "Morning Workout,"

SONOMA COUNTY THOROUGHBRED RESCUE OPERATION

TO BENEFIT FROM SPECIAL TOUR OF SEABISCUIT RANCH, N. CALIFORNIA HOME OF HORSE RACING LEGEND ‘You don't throw away a life just because it is banged up a little’ Willits, CA. - Friends, fans and supporters of Seabiscuit and the Seabiscuit Heritage Foundation are invited to tour Ridgewood Ranch, home and final

SEABISCUIT STATUE OFFICIALLY UNVEILED

‘May the World Never Forget the Magnificent Seabiscuit’ Willits, CA, June 23, 2007 -- Former Vice President Walter Mondale and his wife Joan, celebrated throroughbred racehorse owner Harry Aleo, and descendants of the owner, trainer, and jockey of Seabiscuit today paid tribute to the legendary American racehorse as a classic, life-sized bronze

SEABISCUIT STATUE TO RETURN IN VINTAGE VAN

Statue to Depart Salt Lake for Willits, CA on April 10, Visit Key Sites in Las Vegas, Los Angeles, S.F. Bay Area Enroute Photocredit: On Friday, April 13th the Associated Press in Los Angeles sent a Pulitzer Prize winning photographer, Nick Ut, to Hollywood Park to photograph the Seabiscuit statue. Tuesday, April

SEABISCUIT STATUE TO BE UNVEILED

WHAT: After an absence of 55 years, a classic, life-sized bronze sculpture of the legendary American racehorse Seabiscuit will be unveiled and formally dedicated during a by-invitation-only ceremony at Ridgewood Ranch in Willits, CA. Musical entertainment will be provided, and a Call to Post by a bugler in race day dress will