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Media Life: Of Weimar TB cemetery, Star Wars, Constable Jack’s

A massive effort since 2012 to document the 1,000-plus graves at what was once the Weimar Sanatorium for tuberculosis sufferers has yielded a book that should provide some good rea ...

Newcastle spirit spottings haunt historic Placer County town

When Mike Antuzzi thinks of Newcastle, he thinks not only of a rich history replete with Gold Rush, railroad and orchard-industry tales. He’s also thinking about ghosts. An ...

Ladies sing the blues

A lot of men wanted to get in on this action, but Mike Antuzzi said nope, not this time. “A lot have called and asked to play,” he said. “I may do another with ...

Media Life: Newcastle night spot on track for rebirth

    Mike Antuzzi can reel off the various incarnations of a cavernous, near-empty brick building that is now filled from weathered floorboards to pressed-tin ceiling wi ...

Hit hard by economy, Newcastle’s Constable Jack’s closing

Like many other businesses caught in a prolonged economic slump that has hit particularly hard in Placer County, Newcastle’s Constable Jack’s blues club gamely battled for surv ...