Living

Kirkham always there to support family, friends

Daniel J. Kirkham Age: 15 Troop: 1830 School: Woodcreek High School, sophomore Court of Honor: March 29, 2015 Eagle project: Cleared pathways around a number of raised ga ...

Holland thankful for friendships gained, life skills learned

Tyler Holland Age: 15 Troop: 1830 School: Woodcreek High School, sophomore Court of Honor: March 29, 2015 Eagle project: Tyler cleaned and polished more than 2,000 United ...

These things just don’t happen on their own

Meadow Vista resident Jody Hoffman is one busy woman. In addition to her full time job as an accountant with Placer County, Jody Hoffman runs Crazy Girl Events, professional party ...

Media Life: R&B pioneer’s grave marker turns up in Auburn

It’s a mystery that has Auburn’s Brianna Rubio perplexed. Actually, many people. It started with the discovery of a grave marker in the yard of a North Auburn property ...

Janis Ian wouldn’t change a thing

Part of Saturday Night Live’s 40th anniversary celebration included rerunning the debut episode from 1975. Their first musical guest was the legendary Janis Ian, performing h ...

Eric Bibb keeps on top of the blues

On his House of Blues Radio Hour, blues authority Elwood Blues called Eric Bibb “… what the blues in the new century should be about.” You’ll get your ch ...

Make a date with 'Calendar Girls'

Anyone familiar with the movie “Calendar Girls” is well aware of the nudity involved, especially those actresses who signed on to play the title roles. Tasteful and dis ...

Jeff Austin Band to play Auburn Event Center

Blame it on the Dead. Not the dearly departed but the Grateful Dead. It was at their concert in North Carolina when Jeff Austin decided on a career change. And while the world lost ...

Birds — Providing food, shelter, safety

Food, shelter and water are necessary elements in creating a friendly habitat for birds. But keeping them safe while they’re in the neighborhood is important, too. That&rsq ...

The Food Dude: Risotto – a great foundation for flavor

Who doesn’t like risotto? Risotto is comfort food in the first degree. Dating back to the 1400s, this dish has become a global favorite. When it was discovered that humidit ...