Arts & Entertainment

calendar of events for this week Apr. 17 - 23

Thursday, April17 Western Placer Unified School District – No school today. TOPS – Take Off Pounds Sensibly meeting is 10 a.m. at St. James Church, 479 L St. Info: Ja ...

calendar of events for this week Apr. 10 - 16

Thursday, April 10 Johnny Mercer Tribute Concert – Concert is at Sun City Lincoln Hills and open to the public. Info: 625-4022. TOPS – Take Off Pounds Sensibly m ...

Calendar of events for this week Apr. 3 - Apr. 9

Thursday, April 3 TOPS – Take Off Pounds Sensibly meeting is 10 a.m. at St. James Church, 479 L St. Info: Jackie Burnett at 408-3024. Lincoln Rotary meeting – Begins ...

Lincoln Community Theatre holds auditions April 13 and April 14

Lincoln Community Theatre will hold auditions for Neil Simon’s “California Suite.” Auditions will be at 7 p.m. Sunday, April 13 and Monday, April 14 at the Art L ...

Media Life: Wishbone Ash promises to take Auburn back to classic-style rock

Followers of the intricacies and fretboard fury of harmonic twin-lead-guitar playing – or just aficionados of classic Brit rock for that matter – will be in for a treat ...

Calendar of events for this week Mar. 27 - Apr 2

Thursday, March 27 TOPS – Take Off Pounds Sensibly meeting is 10 a.m. at St. James Church, 479 L St. Info: Jackie Burnett at 408-3024. Lincoln Rotary meeting – Begins ...

Auburn’s veteran radio voice retiring after 57 years

  A familiar voice to many Auburn radio listeners is signing off the air for the final time on Friday. Barry Stigers, whose Morning News show has been a staple on KAHI 950 r ...

Media Life: Wild Willie Slade's 1970 hoax inspires Ophir Prison Marching Band

  A humbug can be defined as a hoax meant in jest. Journey with us now to the days of yore – actually the late 1960s and early 1970s – to learn about one of the ...

Rocklin helps wine trail hit a red and white resurgence

Sometimes local traditions can rise from the ashes, and in the case of Placer County’s wine heritage, a way of life once crushed by Prohibition is now finding new energy more ...

Media Life: Treasure turns up in darndest places but not gold-coin couple

May is the target date for a portion of the $10 million in gold coins from the 1800s found by a Gold Country couple to start turning up on Amazon.com’s collectibles site. By ...