Arts & Entertainment

Loomis calendar, starting May 26

Thursday, May 26 How to promote a business on Google is from noon to 1 p.m. at the Loomis Train Depot, 5775 Horseshoe Bar Road in Loomis. Free. Sponsored by the Loomis Basin Chamb ...

Renaissance Redux: faire returns to E.V. Cain after six queenless years

The students at E.V. Cain STEM Charter Middle School didn’t just study the Renaissance this year, they lived it.  During a day-long event at the campus, they learned the ...

Annual Chillin' and Grillin' barbecue set for Saturday

The Boys and Girls Club will hold its annual Chillin’ and Grillin’ barbecue on Saturday. The Downtown Auburn campus will be transformed into an outdoor event venue tha ...

Barn Raising: fundraiser for the hoofed, furred and feathered

As teachers, Danielle and Josh Hanosh know that sometimes it’s easier for a child to read to a critter than another human. As co-founders of Blackberry Creek Farm Animal San ...

Loomis calendar, starting May 19

Thursday, May 19 Breakfast at Tiffany’s shows at 7:30 p.m. at the State Theatre, 985 Lincoln Way in Auburn. Tickets: $8. 1961 Oscar Award Winner. Sponsored by The Golden Swa ...

Young artist’s work adorns ‘Blues, Burgers & Brews’ poster

A painting by Sabryna Diehl, a Del Oro High School junior, is featured on the poster for the annual “Blues, Burgers & Brews” event set for June 25 in Loomis. The L ...

A night of American roots music at the State Theatre in Auburn

Nell Robinson and Jim Nunally kick off their new band, soon to be featured on their upcoming album and segment filmed for PBS. With lush vocals and a hot band comes a set filled wi ...

Fornis CD release show Saturday

The band, Fornis, jokingly calls its music “bolster rock.” “It’s rock that’s bolstered up a little bit with the addition of a synthesizer and heavy gu ...

String Fling: Guitar festival comes to Auburn

Do you play guitar or did you play years ago? Well, it’s time to dust off the axe and bring it to Auburn’s first annual Spring Fling. This acoustic guitar festival is l ...

Loomis resident featured in Cal Poly’s annual Juried Student Art Show

SAN LUIS OBISPO — Two Northern California residents studying graphic design at Cal Poly were in the annual student art show open to the campus’ 20,000 students.   ...

Jelly Bread: ‘The baddest blues band that doesn’t play blues’

Jelly Bread co-founder David Berry has been described as a southern-fried singer/guitarist. “That’s just a nice way of calling me a hillbilly,” he laughs. The b ...

Media Life: Auburn’s All-Time Top 5 Authors

After last week’s foray into the wonderful world of Auburn’s All-Time Top 10 Musicians, Media Life dares to delves into the universe of literary luminaries – of w ...

'Something Inside is Broken' - A Native American rock opera on stage

How do you tell the story about the shattering of a people? With truth, honor, music, and a little comic relief. “Something Inside is Broken” tells the story of the N ...

A modern day love story with ancient overtones: Former Auburnite writes love story for two cultures

Books are written for many reasons. Some are written to entertain, some to teach, some to make you laugh, to cry, or to incite the reader to take action on a subject important to t ...

Loomis calendar, starting May 12

Thursday, May 12 Phoebe Toland, printmaker, teacher and the 2016 Susan Cooley-Gilliom Artist in Residence and Teaching (ART) Program recipient lecture is at 6 p.m. at the General ...