Arts & Entertainment

Media Life: Auburn sculptor creates Capitol’s new Reagan statue

A labor of love for many, a bronze statue of California Gov. Ronald Reagan – and, oh yes, a U.S. president as well – will be unveiled at the Capitol in Sacramento on Mo ...

Documentary follows ‘Gold Country Kids’ on film production adventure

How would you describe a Gold Country kid? If you asked Paula Johnston or Philip Jacques, general managers at Auburn Community Television (ACTV), you’d probably hear terms li ...

Auburn Library Garden Theater Summer Series kick off on Sunday

The classic rock band with the big brass sound, On Air, will kick off the Auburn Library Garden Theater Summer Series on Sunday. In its 27th year, the free concerts will also featu ...

There’s more to Countess Katya Smirnoff-Skyy than meets the eye

The Countess Katya Smirnoff-Skyy does not seem like the type of woman who would give you her age if you asked. But I do know that J. Conrad Frank is 35 years old. The San Mateo n ...

Edgar Winter's tale

It only takes a couple of minutes talking with Edgar Winter to realize how close he was to his older brother. Johnny Winter, the acclaimed blues guitarist and singer, died in July. ...

Auburn Party in Park is music … and much more

With a Louisiana vibe in the air, Party in the Park returns for a 15th year on Friday. And “Mr. Party in the Park” Scott Holbrook is touting this year’s event as ...

Tim Zimmerman and The King’s Brass a spirited ensemble

By Paul Cambra Of the Auburn Journal Three trumpets, three trombones, a tuba, percussion and keyboards. Those are the ingredients that have powered the King’s Brass for 3 ...

1960s dragsters starring at Downtown Auburn Cruise Nite car event

The forecast is for a hot June night but not hot enough to keep classic car buffs and fans from turning out for tonight for Auburn’s Cruise Nite. The cavalcade of vintage De ...

John Massey's musical stylings are finger picking good

If not for an injury to his right hand when he was 19 years old, who knows how far John Massey could have gone with his piano playing. “I started on piano quite young,&rdqu ...

It’s rabbit season: ‘Harvey’ opens on the State Theatre stage

Social drinking and mental health treatment. Hot button issues that need to be addressed? Not today. Instead, we’re going to look at them from a 1940s sensibility, when Cha ...