Arts & Entertainment

Media Life: Auburn’s rich history subject of new book

Want a peek at the first-known image of Auburn? It’s a drawing by a fellow named Thomas Armstrong done in 1851. Nothing but a few wooden buildings and a denuded hillside. An ...

Calendar of events for this week April 16-22

Thursday, April 16 “West Side Story” shows at 7 p.m. at Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays through April 25 at Del Oro Performing Arts Center, 3301 Taylor Road in Lo ...

Media Life: Auburn-created art now on U.S. postage stamp

Move over Jean-Baptiste Charbonneau. You have some illustrious company. Charbonneau, the son of Sacagawea and infant member of the Lewis and Clark expedition, was  Auburn&rsq ...

Loomis calendar of events April 9 - 15

Thursday, April 9 “Mary Poppins” auditions are from 6 to 9 tonight; 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Friday; and 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at McLaughlin Studios, 3470 Swetzer Road i ...

Media Life: Historical haberdashery brings Auburn Civil War saga to life

Get the extra-thick and brightest-red felt tip pen out and mark a couple of dates on your calendar. One is April 1 – this coming Wednesday – and the other is April 9. ...

Calendar of events for this week Mar. 26 - Apr.1

Loomis Calendar   Thursday, March 26 Placer County Genealogical Society meets from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Placer County Library, Beecher Room. This month’s topic is ...

Downtown Auburn arts and event center to debut

Freshly rebranded and ready to start a new chapter, the newly renamed General Gomez Arts and Events Center officially debuts Saturday. In the Burns family for 130 years, the 808 L ...

Placer County library’s April 7 vote delayed

The planned April 7 vote at the Placer County Board of Supervisors meeting about a proposal to close the Meadow Vista and Loomis branch libraries will be delayed, in light of curre ...

Media Life: Auburn stuntman helping fulfill Evel Knievel dream

When a veteran stuntman tries to do what Evel Knievel famously attempted 41 years ago and fell short of, Auburn’s Gary Davis is the expert on all things death-defying called ...

Calendar of events for March 19 -25

Thursday, March 19 Newcastle School art show by fourth- to eighth-graders runs through April 15 at Umpqua Bank, 571 5th Street in Linc ...