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Stu Allen & Mars Hotel keep Dead flame burning

The music and magic that Jerry Garcia was such an integral part takes center stage at the “Foothill Fillmore” (also known as The Auburn Event Center) with Stu Allen &am ...

Weekend of wit

Some of the top touring independent and experimental comedians in the nation are headlining this weekend at The Nevada City Film Festival winter comedy shows. The lineup includes A ...

Free Easter egg hunts happening tomorrow

A colorful day is planned for tomorrow with free Easter egg hunts throughout the area. Bring your baskets and get ready to hunt! There will be plenty of activities, too, with lot ...

Farewell to former Sierra team doctor

After working with numerous professional athletes throughout his career, including San Francisco’s Jerry Rice, Steve Young and Joe Montana, Roseville’s own Dr. Brack Da ...

Fiber artist to showcase work at High Hand’s Art Fest April 2 to 3

Debra Hosler’s fascination with fiber art started in a rural Michigan farming community where women used fibers to create both useful and decorative items, acc ...

Wynona Buxton’s banana bread bursting with flavor

Preheat oven to 325 F Bake time: About 1 hr. In large mixing bowl combine: 1 cup sugar 1 cup all purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking powder ¼ teaspoon baking soda ...

Growing food from scraps

Here is a list of some of the foods you can re-grow: Lettuce, bok choy and cabbage Lettuce, bok choy and cabbage are relatively easy to grow from scraps. Instead of throwing ...

‘The Jarrian Chronicles’ invites readers on mysterious journey

Writers can take you to another country, another culture, even another time. Sometimes a writer will keep his or her story in the current time and place, but show you an unknown pa ...

Loomis calendar, starting March 24

Thursday, March 24 Friends of the Loomis Library monthly meeting is at 10 a.m. at 6050 Library Drive in Loomis. Info: friendsloomislibrary. The Marine Corps League, Placer Bulldo ...

Tribute to the man in black

Johnny Cash, the man in black, is a true icon who left an indelible mark in the music world and the world at large. He is still so adored that there are many bands paying tribute ...

Regrets, I've had a few: how 'bout you?

In the wise words of Tom Petty, “Some days are diamonds. Some days are rocks.” I hope your week has been diamonds, but I have to say that mine was a mouthful of gravel. ...

Placer County Indian artifacts being returned to tribes

When the word came from Paiute Indians in Nevada that the tribe wanted several American Indian artifacts returned, the Placer County Museums division knew what to do next. The req ...

Comedienne Tracy Smith is ‘crusty but lovable’

Tracy Smith coached Roseanne Barr for Barr’s “Blonde and Bitchin’” show. How’s that for a resume point? That show was about 10 years ago, and the ...

Auburn Symphony performs ‘glorious transformations’

The Auburn Symphony with Maestro Peter Jaffe will perform its Masterworks III “Glorious Transformations” concert this weekend. The program includes Beethoven’s ...

Folk legend Greg Brown returns to Miners Foundry

It has been two years since renowned folk icon Greg Brown performed in this area and his only concert this year is at the Miners Foundry in Nevada City. Brown is best known for h ...