Arts & Entertainment

Scotland's shadows of roguery and genius

The streetscape of Edinburgh’s Old Town was once called the murky fishbone, that long spine of “Royal Mile” descending from a castle-head as courts, wynds and all ...

Detour Before Dark: Drinking Scotch at the Imperial with the Mother Lode Scots

Detour Before Dark is a monthly feature that visits the most intriguing food, wine and entertainment destinations within a 45-minute drive of South Placer County.  The Scots ...

Travel: Escape the shades of winter in Cabo San Lucas

It’s freezing cold, and you know you’d rather have fun in the sun then start the new year in sleet and rain. Snorkeling, suntans and soft sand sounds good right about n ...

Detour Before Dark: Enjoying Gordian knots at Yianni’s Greek Diner

Detour Before Dark is a monthly feature that visits the most intriguing food, wine and entertainment destinations within a 45-minute drive of Granite Bay and Roseville.  The ...

Greece’s wealth, in beauty and history

At the foot of the world’s most famous citadel, which is capped by a Doric temple of Pentelic marble and peerless ingenuity, is an urban jungle of anonymous apartments, shops ...

Prodigal music sons of Roseville return

Looking for great jams and good vibes this holiday season? The boys of BABE, a band originally from Roseville, are returning home from Hollywood for a special performance at Harlow ...

Detour Before Dark: A true homecoming at de Vere’s Irish Pub

Detour Before Dark is a monthly feature that visits the most intriguing food, wine and entertainment destinations within a 45-minute drive of Granite Bay and Roseville.  The ...

Drinking to Life: Rebels, death and beauty in the Irish Republic

William Butler Yeats called it “the Celtic Twilight,” a push to save Ireland’s wandering, hearthside storytellers of the past, oracles casting spells of the imagi ...

Granite Bay’s Dominick’s makes meals the Calabrese way

Many Italian restaurants might call their food authentic, but don’t be fooled. Once you try the ultra-fresh dishes made from Dominick’s family recipes, you’ll nev ...