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Aspiring artist show their works

"Sadgirl" by Elaine Vant, acrylic, won third place at the 2012 Aspiring Arts Debut.

Northern California Arts Inc. presents Aspiring Artist Debut 2013. This free art exhibit open to new artists who have never shown in a juried exhibition is located at the Sacramento Fine Arts Center, 5330B Gibbons Drive in Carmichael. It includes all media — drawing, mixed media, oil, acrylic, watercolor, pastel, photography and sculpture. Artists participating are high school […]

No Comment / January 24, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Three days of entertainment at the Lenaea High School Theatre Festival

Now in in its 57th year of hosting and supporting West Coast high school theatre arts programs, The Lenaea High School Theatre Festival presents its three-day event at the state-of-the-art Harris Center/Three Stages at Folsom Lake College. The Lenaea High School Theatre Festival welcomes more than 55 West Coast high school theatre programs offering a venue […]

No Comment / January 24, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Now there are nine …

EDH Wrestling Club grappler Jack Santina pins his opponent and makes the cut for the upcoming Tournament of Champions. Courtesy photo

El Dorado Hills club wrestler Jack Santina, a seventh grader, pined his Argronaut Wrestling Club opponent Sunday at Massacre in the Mountains and solidified his spot in the Nor Cal Tournament of Champions. Santina joins eight fellow El Dorado Hills Wrestling CLub grapplers to make the cut. Joining him are: eighth-graders Taylor Chapman, Bobby Mello, Ricky […]

No Comment / January 23, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Avoid becoming a ‘Groundhog Day’ investor

Groundhog Day has just passed. For most of its history — which, according to some reports, dates back to the first celebration in 1886 or 1887 in Punxsutawney, Pa. — Groundhog Day held little significance for most Americans. But that changed in 1993 with the release of the movie “Groundhog Day,” in which a semi-embittered meteorologist, […]

No Comment / January 23, 2013 | Posted in Business Columns,Cameron Park Life | Read More »

Repeat wins for year’s second alpine race

SIERRA-AT-TAHOE — Two races are in the books, as Alpine racers enjoyed a second consecutive Monday of sunshine as skiers and snowboarders attacked Sierra-at-Tahoe’s Lower Powderhorn course in the season’s second Giant Slalom event. Ponderosa won both boys and girls ski as teams in a repeat of last week. The El Dorado girls boarders did the same […]

No Comment / January 22, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Enjoy the region’s culture and history on Sacramento Museum Day

SACRAMENTO — A record 30 Sacramento area museums will offer free or half-priced admission all day on Saturday, Feb. 2, during the 15th Annual Sacramento Museum Day. Twenty-eight of the 30 museums will offer free admission whereas two destinations located in residential areas — the Sacramento Zoo and Fairytale Town — will offer half-priced admission […]

No Comment / January 21, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Rasta Thomas’ Bad Boys of Dance show off athleticism, individuality

Fearless, athletic moves define Rasta Thomas' Bad Boys of Dance. They will perform at Three Stages this week. Courtesy photo

FOLSOM — Founded by dance superstar Rasta Thomas (Dance Theater of Harlem, Kirov Ballet), the Bad Boys of Dance  are a fresh, new dance company that has performed in Carnegie Hall with Sir Elton John and have toured 150 cities performing for 500,000 fans. Talented, young, versatile and male —mostly — the Bad Boys will bring to […]

No Comment / January 21, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »