Arts & Entertainment

Frankly, Scarlett, someone does give a damn

It was 75 years ago that America watched Atlanta burn, Scarlett scheme and Rhett Butler curse for the first time in American cinema. “Gone with the Wind,” the 1939 clas ...

Media Life: Turkey vultures making fleeting presence known in Auburn

Auburn’s Deren Ross informs Media Life that the skies over Auburn are sporadically alive these days with the annual southward flight of turkey vultures. Several hundred moved ...

An oasis for music lovers

Anyone out there that is 39 years old won’t remember when Maria Muldaur’s hit song first graced the airwaves but there’s a good chance their baby boomer parents d ...

Folsom Symphony holds ‘Evening Under the Stars'

The Folsom Symphony and music director Peter Jaffe will hold a benefit gala to support children's music education. An "Evening Under the Stars" will be held at 6 p.m ...

Crafters offer holiday gifts at Harvest Fair

Thursday, Sept. 25 Colfax Area Heritage Museum open daily from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 99 Railroad St. 346-8599 American Legion Colfax Post 192 meets at 6:30 p.m. the first Thursday ...

Fall Festival to unveil 12-foot praying mantis

A “good bug” will be making itself at home among the gardens of Bakers Nursery soon, and owner Kevin Schmelzer doesn’t mind at all. The insect is a praying manti ...

It's all about the alpacas

Friday, Sept. 26 Children’s Health & Safety Faire, 10 a.m. to noon Sept. 26 at Loomis Community Park, King Road. Free activities for children, including face painting, a ...

Calendar of events for this week Sept. 25 - Oct. 1

Thursday, Sept. 25 TOPS – Take Off Pounds Sensibly meeting is 10 a.m. at St. James Church, 479 L St. Info: Jackie Burnett at 408-3024. Lincoln Rotary meeting – Begins ...

Restoration art show up through Oct. 13

The Art League of Lincoln is in the recycling business, at least as far as art and art expression is concerned. The current exhibit at its 580 6th St. gallery is a showcase of ever ...

Folsom’s tavern of times remembered

Folsom’s Sutter Street is a clean Gilded Age corridor that runs between the American River and the Gothic, stone turrets of Old Folsom Prison. While its boardwalks are lined ...