Arts & Entertainment

Lucille’s smokes up some southern magic

A mere glance into lobby of Lucille’s Smokehouse Barb-B-Que may not reveal its unique, storied character. The decades-long tradition is not something that will be seen, but e ...

Shining brass and broken glasses in New Orleans

The Crescent City nocturnal — horns crying under baroque handrails, statue shadows looming in the lamplight. It’s not difficult to see why strangers are drawn to New O ...

Roseville actor, radio personality lends a voice to audio books

Communication has been changing ever since it started with humans. Some forms of it last generations while others are over in the span of a lifetime. Now, one Roseville resident ha ...

Freshly brewed: Rocklin home beer brewers hit the bright notes

It’s a warm night in Rocklin. Boneshaker’s Community Brew is playing host to group of locals devoted to the timeless craft of making beer. A small, 2 oz glass of a comm ...

Remembering Roy Gardner’s heist in Roseville

Not since the infamous “gentleman bandit” Black Bart had the west coast seen anyone quite like Roy Gardner; and the city of Roseville would face off with him before his ...

After curtains fall, DG2 is going to Disney Land

Roseville’s Dance Gallery 2 studio is gearing up for two upcoming productions, Beyond the Headlines, which debuts in Citrus Heights, and Dance the Magic, which will be held a ...

New chef ramps up The Station’s dining, ambiance

Nostalgia has a way of holding its bearers back. It is often said that clinging to one’s past can limit productivity in the present. In the case of chef Raj Nouzari and his R ...

Legacy: A look back at Ansel Adams’ work in Rocklin

Rocklin in 1962 looked like an all-American railroad city, and one of the most famous photographers in the history of California captured that moment through the power of his lens. ...

Day Tripper: Drinking the days away in Napa Valleys sunshine

It’s going to be a toasty-warm summer, so why not sit back with a burst-of-flavor Pinot Grigio, chilled to perfection, and enjoy the lovely summer days. That’s a quest ...

Daytripper: Vacation destination for life

It started more than a decade ago when my then 11-year-old daughter, Bethany, said, “Hey, I hear there’s a place called Ashland and they have a big Shakespeare festival ...