Arts & Entertainment

Loomis calendar, starting Dec. 10

Thursday, Dec. 10 17th annual Holiday Show and Sale last day is from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. today at Ridley Gallery, Sierra College, 5000 Rocklin Road in Rocklin. Free event features o ...

Media Life: 'Girl on the Train,' dogs, James Patterson tops in Placer County

In the world of adult fiction, dogs are, well, top dog in Placer County. So says digital records compiled by the Placer County Library Sirsi system. Sirsi keeps a count of librar ...

Loomis calendar, starting Dec. 3

Thursday, Dec. 3 Coffee Connection is at 8 a.m. at the Loomis Train Depot, 5775 Horseshoe Bar Road in Loomis. Join the Loomis Basin Chamber of Commerce for networking and updates ...

Media Life: 12 Best Reasons for Auburnites to be Thankful

Auburn’s an original. And for that we can all be thankful for 365 days of the year. But on a long weekend where we gather to annually give thanks, what better time for a lis ...

Loomis Calendar, starting Nov 26

Thursday, Nov. 26 Happy Thanksgiving! Salvation Army’s Community Dinner is from noon to 2 p.m. at the Gold Country Fairgrounds, Placer Building, 1273 High St. in Auburn. F ...

Loomis, Penryn students try their hands at cowboy poetry

Cowboy entertainer Larry Maurice took on the role of mentor to two dozen local students Saturday. “Cowboy poetry is rhyming poetry. My job is to show them the mechanical pro ...

Media Life: TBS 'Conan’ appearance for Auburn drummer’s Saint Motel

Auburn’s Greg Erwin and Saint Motel are riding a second crest of success as their new recording “Cold Cold Man” moves up the charts. The L.A.-based Saint Motel g ...

Loomis Calendar, starting Nov. 19

Thursday, Nov. 19 Rods & Relics of Lincoln Hills dinner meeting starts at 5 p.m. with business meeting at 6:30 p.m. at Strikes, 5681 Lonetree Blvd., Rocklin. Owners of 1972 an ...

VoCal to perform holiday concert Dec. 5 in Loomis

The Voices of California (VoCal), a 60-voice award-wining male chorus, returns to Loomis to present a Christmas concert at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 5. VoCal, which will also perform at the H ...

Media Life: Auburn’s Top 5 Lost Landmarks

Think of a stopwatch counting down 4,500 seconds. That’s how long it took – from fire alarm to extinguished blaze – for flames to gut and ultimately destroy the ...

Red White & Blue party honors veterans Wednesday

Veterans need to be honored. That’s why the Country Club Saloon held a Red White & Blue Veterans Day Party, happening after press time Wednesday. Wednesday was Vetera ...

Support Cowpoke event this weekend

While Thursday's performance at the 21st annual Cowpoke Fall Gathering is sold out, seats are still available for performances Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The annual event, ...

Loomis Calendar, starting Nov. 12

Thursday, Nov. 12 Cowpoke Fall Gathering features cowboy poetry, music and stories at various times Thursday through Sunday at the Blue Goose Event Center, 3550 Taylor Road in Loo ...

Ron Montana’s 5 Movies To See Before You Die

It’s more than the popcorn-spilling action or a megastar’s latest turn on the big screen when Auburn writer Ron Montana plunks down cash to take in a movie. What he&rs ...