Arts & Entertainment

Roseville, Granite Bay artists open studios for tour

Seventy-five Placer County artists are creating new work and readying their studios for PlacerArts’ 20th annual Autumn Art Studios Tour, set for Friday, Saturday and Sunday, ...

Daytripper: Reading San Francisco

Whether you love today’s hottest fiction or you enjoyed reading classics beneath the covers as a kid, the San Francisco area is a hotbed of literary happenings and definitely ...

Wind-swept wandering in the Mediterranean

Sometime around 850 B.C., the Greek poet Homer first mused about the seduction of a “wine dark sea,” forever linking Dionysian vines to the flaming colors of a Mediterr ...

One stroke at a time

Artist Robert S. Lindsey, owner and designer of Better Murals, is widely recognized for his stunning custom artwork, murals, finishes and interior design projects that transform en ...

Auburn Halloween haunts tingle spines, funny bones

When Auburn couple Robin and Tony Gallego set up for Halloween, they say they’re going for the mild scare – not the out-and-out frightfest. Since they moved to their n ...

The hunt for haunted Roseville

For the city of Roseville, the Tower Theatre is a chic repository of stirring memories — a tribute to old Hollywood style, a landmark for a little railroad town’s progr ...

Round up for Cowpoke Fall Gathering

Indian summer days give way to long fall evenings, when the cowboy poets ride into Loomis to share their poems, songs and heart-warming tales. Wanting to serve a slice of American ...

Roseville business owner pens ghostly tale

Jonathan Mumm has long been a fan of classic ghost stories and paranormal thrillers, so it should probably come as no surprise that when he decided to write a novel, he couldn&rsqu ...

Granite Bay High presents updated ‘Romeo & Juliet’

Granite Bay High School’s theater program has updated William Shakespeare’s tragic love story “Romeo and Juliet” by about 330 years. Instead of the play&rsq ...

Roseville's resident soul man hits the road

As the dirt crunches under my feet at Sacramento’s Raley Field, I look up to catch a glimpse of the rising harvest moon in its huge, rotund glory through the smoke and heat c ...

Fun, fun, fun for everyone

Has your stock of good vibrations been dangerously low lately? Need a recharge? Well, you are in luck. Mike Amaral's California Beach Boys are swinging through the Roseville Th ...

Roseville teen’s horror movie hits the big screen

As soon as high school midterms are over for freshman John Capizzano IV, he won’t be able to breathe a sigh of relief. Instead, this 14-year-old Roseville resident will be p ...

Local Steinway artist hosts duo jazz pianos

Invisible Touch Music presents "Two Guys & Two Steinways" on Friday, Oct 18, at Steinway Piano Gallery in Roseville. Seating is limited. A classically trained pianis ...

Placer singers get in ‘New York State of Mind’

Several Placer County women will perform with the Sacramento Valley Chorus in an upcoming show in Sacramento. Inspired by their trip to New York City in May and a once-in-a-lifetim ...