Arts & Entertainment

Media Life: Auburn Past and Present Photos Show Vanished Auburn

Auburn in the Great Depression became the subject of famed Farm Security Administration photographer Russell Lee during late 1940. Lee’s lens focused on the poor and the dis ...

The Company and Del Oro Theatre Arts present ‘Arsenic and Old Lace’

“Arsenic and Old Lace,” since debuting in American theaters in 1944 starring Cary Grant, has been a favorite of high school theater productions. From Nov. 12 to N ...

Loomis calendar, starting Nov. 5

  Thursday, Nov. 5 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 u ...

Media Life: 7 Auburn Facts Sure to Haunt Your Halloween

Auburn is such a nice, quiet place. But beneath that small-town exterior lurks plenty of Halloween horror lore, just waiting to spring to life on Oct. 31. Here’s a Media Li ...

Pets parade Halloween spirit

Of all the dogs dressed in super-hero costumes at the ninth annual Flower Farm pet parade in Loomis this month, one pooch named Daisy was a real-life hero. Outfitted as a dainty ...

Loomis calendar, starting Oct. 29

Loomis Calendar, starting  Oct. 29   Thursday, Oct. 29 Pumpkin patch activities are from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesdays through Mondays through October at The Flower Far ...

Media Life: Five Placer County Photos You Must See

Russell Lee was an outsider when he arrived in Auburn in November 1940. But his images were already as familiar to most Americans as the Lone Ranger radio theme or the talk of war ...

Loomis calendar, starting Oct. 22

Thursday, Oct. 22 Pumpkin Patch open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesdays through Mondays in October at The Flower Farm Pumpkin Patch, 9280 Horseshoe Bar Road in Loomis. Activities i ...

Media Life: Travolta, Phenomenon shot in Auburn 20 years ago

For a few short weeks in the unusually warm fall of 1995, Auburn had its Disneyesque dreams come true. Twenty years ago this month, Disney-Touchstone Pictures went looking for a s ...

Band pulls out all the stops

If the 37th annual Del Oro High School Band Spectacular is any example, the band works hard to raise funds to support its group. Judy Payne, a Del Oro band fan and supporter sinc ...

Band pulls out all the stops

If the 37th annual Del Oro High School Band Spectacular is any example, the band works hard to raise funds to support its group. Judy Payne, a Del Oro band fan and supporter sinc ...

Loomis Calendar, starting Oct. 15

Thursday, Oct. 15 WEAVE Clothing Drive is from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday to Friday through Oct. 23 at Del Oro High School, front office, 3301 Taylor Road in Loomis. Del Oro Wo ...

Bring canned goods to pumpkin patch

From this Saturday through Oct. 31, the Flower Farm in Loomis will offer seasonal activities for children and simultaneously help food banks and animals. One of the biggest Octob ...

Loomis calendar, starting Oct. 8

Thursday, Oct. 8 WEAVE clothing drive is from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday to Friday through Oct. 16 at Del Oro High School, front office, 3301 Taylor Road in Loomis. Del Oro Wom ...

Media Life: Auburn autumn entertainment options abound

While the weather has been cooler of late, the start of the fall means Auburn-area venues are turning up the heat on entertainment choices. The State Theatre leads the way as it m ...