Arts & Entertainment

Travel: Oxford allows a walk in the footsteps of literary giants

Big Ben, the London Eye, Buckingham Palace; if you’ve ever visited London, then likely you have seen some of these major attractions. But England has a more subtle attraction ...

Boneshaker chefs break through Rocklin's chains

Only a few wooden skeletons remain from Rocklin’s breakneck life as a quarry town, but walking into Boneshaker Brewery on Granite Drive, the weathered lumber and naked barn p ...

Roseville snapshots from the 9th Annual Art Studio Trek

Art lovers got their fill of creativity on April 25 and 26 during the 9th Anniversary of South Placer County’s Art Studio Trek. The event featured 17 different artists from R ...

TV pilot rolls cameras in Roseville

Not three weeks after the Placer-Lake Tahoe Film Office concluded its three-day film safety course in Roseville in hopes of preparing and attracting new productions, cameras were r ...

Short film starring Roseville native to screen at Sac Film Festival

A jobbing actor-filmmaker born and raised in Roseville will return to his home turf next month for the Sacramento International Film Festival, where his first professional-caliber ...

Roseville filmmaker Matt Pacini glimpses success at major festival

Roseville writer and director Matt Pacini is grabbing attention as yet another example of how much talent is in Northern California, as well as how much the indie filmmaking scene ...

Roseville’s Humble Wolf breaks out regionally with 'Black and White'

The sun is going down as four musicians haul their gear through the doors, glancing into the gin-joint dimensions of a club laced in sensuously grotesque paintings, sin-red Victori ...

Tenuous future of books highlights Sierra College event

The clash of tradition and technology drew a crowd to Sierra College Friday night, with locals contemplating whether their love for the printed word will eventually be sucked into ...

Rocklin’s Anatolian Table continues to bridge far-off traditions

Turkey is a land where intriguing conversations and warm hospitality reign supreme, and a couple who grew up with that way of life have been sharing it with Rocklin through cuisine ...

Roseville’s candle burns at both ends

If the many epicenters of night life in Roseville – Old Town, Downtown, the Fountains – paint a broad picture of the scene, they do it justice. Replete with family ent ...

Callson Manor brings Hollywood-style horror to Roseville

Roseville’s Callson Manor – an annual Halloween attraction at the Placer County Fairgrounds – is finishing up its longest business week of the season this Friday. ...

Folsom’s tavern of times remembered

Folsom’s Sutter Street is a clean Gilded Age corridor that runs between the American River and the Gothic, stone turrets of Old Folsom Prison. While its boardwalks are lined ...

Day Tripper: Grizzly Ranch - tranquil golf getaway in northern Sierra range

For all its inherent beauty, mystical waters and gorgeous mountain vistas, highly touted Lake Tahoe can be one congested vacation spot for anyone seeking a relaxing getaway during ...

Celebrated artist’s painting to sell for regional Symphony

A prominent California artist passed away two weeks ago, just after donating one of his final pieces to be auctioned off at an upcoming fundraiser for the Folsom Symphony. A scrap ...

Travel: Summer days for running to Hollywood magic, Disney dreams

Southern California has a lot to offer for someone seeking a good long vacation. It’s far enough away from home that you have no choice but to leave your worries behind, but ...