Arts & Entertainment

Art through collaboration

The more the merrier. This idiom fits the Auburn Old Town Gallery’s art showcase for the month of October. Art on display will have been created by teams of artists. The show ...

Seniors moved by classic music performance

Only a few notes into Cesar Cui’s “Berceuse and Badinage,” it started. Feet began to sway to the rhythm as the warm timbre of piano, layered with notes from the f ...

5 local bands take the stage at Odd Fellows

The sounds of live rock and roll will once again be echoing Oct. 5 throughout the historic Odd Fellows Lodge. The young upstarts at V is for Victory have put together another night ...

Coloma benefit for American River

Multi-platinum music of Nancy Cassidy with special guests Ed Tree and Jim Klotz will be at the Gold Trail Grange for a benefit. The event supports two organizations whose focus is ...

Excited over eggplant

2017 Winning Eggplant Recipe. Photo courtesy Rachel Sexton. Eggplant Quiche. Photo courtesy Grazing with Gary Well, we have reached another end of the month. Fall has offici ...

Media Life: Tesla sound, image forged in Placer County

  You could say that rock band Tesla’s sound and style is Made in Sacramento. And that would ultimately elicit few arguments. But it would only tell part of the story ...

Close shave with fame: Greek TV show beckons for Placer County barber

COLFAX — Gabriel Friedberg proudly displays sports memorabilia his friend and high-school classmate Tanner Vallejo has given him. And Vallejo, a Buffalo Bills linebacker, ev ...

Auburn’s Summer of ‘18 band branching out

For a few all-too-brief months, Brotherly Mud did double duty as Auburn’s answer to Will Rogers. The Auburn-based band took a line from the classic American humorist’s ...

Folsom Live set to rock Historic District

Although it was built on a rock and not rock and roll, and Nashville is known as “music city,” Folsom has its own special place when it comes to smoke, lights and talen ...

Giant Statement: New murals electrify Downtown Auburn walls

Two new giant murals are now gracing the Downtown Auburn streetscape. Using robotics and specially formulated graffiti paint, Estonia-based SprayPrinter moved in Friday and Saturd ...

Picnic in the Park

Placer High alumni classes of 1940 through 1979 are invited to Picnic in the Park. Catch up on old times and brush up on the latest news with classmates. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 1 ...

Kids Triathlon is set for Sept. 15 at Rollins Reservoir

It’s time for the fifth annual Kids Triathlon on Saturday, Sept. 15 at the Orchard Springs  Campground at Rollins Reservoir. The event begins at 8 a.m. and is open to k ...

Free flights at Auburn Airport

Chapter 526 of the EAA will hold a Young Eagles flight rally at the Auburn Municipal Airport Sept. 15. Volunteer pilots will be giving free airplane rides to children and young adu ...

Jurassic Encounter: Fun reigns at Auburn’s Gold Country Fair

The food and the fun, the farm animals and the excitement of the midway held Auburn in their grip at the Gold Country Fair this past week. And if there was one official food for a ...