Arts & Entertainment

James Hirschinger's work chosen for prestigious art show

Fine-art photographer James Hirschinger of Loomis is among 75 California artists whose work has been selected for the 2015 Crocker-Kingsley Competition and Exhibition. Hirschinger ...

Used book sale set for Jan. 3-4 in Penryn

Thursday, Dec. 25 Merry Christmas! Wednesday, Dec. 31 The Loomis Post Office will close at noon New Year’s Eve. Thursday, Jan. 1 Happy New Year! Saturday-Sunday, Jan. 3 ...

Media Life: Animal Planet’s “Treehouse Masters” shoots in Placer County

Animal Planet’s “Treehouse Masters” discovers Placer County’s Granite Bay in an upcoming episode of the popular fix-it reality series. In the show’s ...

75-year-old Colfax Theatre reopens

The Colfax Theatre is back in business after an eight-year absence. The red glow of the landmark neon “Colfax” sign started lighting the way back again to the South Ma ...

See a Holiday Cabaret

Thursday, Dec. 18 Christmas tree lot benefits Del Oro track and cross country, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday - Monday through Dec. 23 at Flower Farm, 9280 Horseshoe Bar Road. Fresh ...

Media Life: Ex-Auburn drummer's Saint Motel signs with Elektra Records

The good news just keeps getting better for Greg Erwin and his Los Angeles band Saint Motel. Perhaps the L. A. music scene’s best-kept secret over the past half dozen years, ...

Yuletide tree lot benefits Del Oro trackand cross country teams

Thursday, Dec. 11 Christmas tree lot benefits Del Oro track and cross country, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday - Monday through Dec. 24 at Flower Farm, 9280 Horseshoe Bar Road. Fresh ...

Placer supes poised to name vacancy date for North Auburn WWII theater

Final departure day for tenants at the Placer County Government Center in North Auburn on land targeted for a Costco could be June 30, under a plan to be considered Tuesday by the ...

Wine Trail sponsoring Holidays in the Hills Toy Drive

Friday, Dec. 5 Holiday celebration at Sarah Whitcomb Antiques, Dec. 5 in Blue Goose Fruit Shed. Store opens at 11 a.m.; party from 5-8 p.m. Music, food, wine and holiday treasure ...

Media Life: Auburn filmmaker’s newest cuts through the noise

Expatriate Auburnite Brandon Vedder is on his way to playing an integral role in bringing another groundbreaking documentary to the big screen. Working with Pasadena indie filmmak ...