Vic Yeakle

Community came together

Operation Mom would like to thank everyone who helped in our “Make a Difference in a Military Person’s Day” at The Grocery Outlet, Saturday, Oct. 22. The generous folks of ou ...

Music holds the strings to his heart

For Vic Yeakle, music has always been a part of his life. At 63, Yeakle dedicates at least four hours a day to playing music on one or more of the nine or so instruments he has ma ...

Placer County ukulele band focuses on fun

One Placer County band is more interested in creating joy and having fun than being famous. Auburn resident Loyce Smallwood founded The StringAlongs in November 2008, and the grou ...