Arts & Entertainment

Foreigner’s sax man unplugged

Foreigner’s Tom Gimbel is a talented multi-instrumentalist, playing everything from the keyboards to the flute, but he spends most of his time on stage nailing all the high n ...

Lincoln High choir to share spotlight with Foreigner

The Lincoln High School Choir will join legendary rock band Foreigner in “I Want to Know What Love Is” Wednesday at the Toyota Amphitheatre. Foreigner opens for Kid Roc ...

Movie listings

Blue Oaks Cinema 16 6692 Lone Tree Blvd., Rocklin 797-3456 Straight Outta Compton – R, 147 minutes We Are Your Friends – R, 96 minutes No Escape – R, ...

Lincoln calendar

Thursday, Aug. 27 TOPS, Take Off Pounds Sensibly meeting is 10 a.m. at St. James Church, 479 L St. Info: Jackie Burnett at 408-3024. Mother Goose on the Loose has two sessions av ...

Eyes from Lincoln

If New York City is the “city that doesn’t sleep,” then New Orleans is the city “where the party never stops.” Of course, not everything in NOLA (New ...

Lincoln calendar

Thursday, Aug. 20 Caregiver support group meets 9 to 10:30 a.m. at the Lincoln Library every third Thursday of the month. Sponsored by the Alzheimer’s Association and Sutter ...

Free admission to museums this Saturday and Sunday

Looking for something interesting to do this weekend?   This Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 15 and 16,  from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., the Placer County Heritage ...

City, theater group come to terms on Civic Auditorium

An agreement between the Lincoln Theater Company and the city was unanimously approved Tuesday night by the City Council, allowing the theater company to establish and operate a pe ...

'The Most Epic Birthday Party Ever,' fun, inspirational

Lincoln Theater Company’s production of “The Most Epic Birthday Party Ever,” last week at the Lincoln Civic Auditorium was a delightful and inspirational inaugura ...

Eyes from Lincoln

I took a birding trip to Sanibel Island, Fla. in mid-January this year. It is a choice area for bird fans and others seeking a relaxing vacation on the Gulf. The island is locate ...

Gary Lewis brings the ‘60s to Lincoln

Don’t tell Gary Lewis that this isn’t the 1960s. The leader and founder of the Playboys has been reliving the ‘60s nonstop since 1984 every weekend. He brings h ...

Art League of Lincoln column

Public art has been shown to be a unifying factor in many different environments, according to several recent studies on the issue. Researchers are learning more about how art help ...

Lincoln calendar

Thursday, Aug. 13 TOPS, Take Off Pounds Sensibly meeting is 10 a.m. at St. James Church, 479 L St. Info: Jackie Burnett at 408-3024. Mother Goose on the Loose has two sessions av ...

Grape Days of Summer offer taste of Placer wineries

Wine lovers have an easy way this weekend to sample offerings from 19 area wineries, while enjoying vineyard tours, live music, PlacerGROWN food,  appetizer pairings and barre ...

Tom Drinnon shows Lincoln what country is about

If country music’s your style and/or you’re a big fan of Tim McGraw, Lincoln Hills is the place to be Aug. 7. That’s when Tom Drinnon brings his “A Tri ...