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B Street’s Ladies of Sketch Comedy attack cancer with laughs

B Street Theatre, Sacramento’s resident new works theater, is excited to present an evening of original sketch comedy and improv to benefit Megan O’Neil, a B Street actor recently diagnosed with breast cancer. The Nitty Gritty Titty Committee will perform one show only on Sunday, Aug. 30 at 7 p.m. at B Street Theatre, 2711 B […]

No Comment / August 23, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

‘Guys And Dolls’ lights up the stage at Sutter Street Theatre

Considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy, “Guys And Dolls” ran for 1,200 performances when it opened on Broadway in 1950. It received nearly unanimous positive reviews from critics and won a bevy of awards including Tony Awards, Drama Desks and Oliviers. Set in Damon Runyon’s mythical New York City, “Guys And Dolls” […]

No Comment / August 23, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

El Dorado Camera Club to meet

The El Dorado Camera Club will hold its monthly meeting on Thursday, Aug. 20 at 7 p.m. Our speaker this month will be Dana Gumbiner. She will be demonstrating the Lyve Photo Storage & Display system. The system is a home-based photo organizer that allows users to use several different devices to access pictures. For […]

No Comment / August 20, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Celebrity chefs to showcase talents

Sample the Sierra has announced an impressive schedule of celebrity chefs for a series of farm-to-fork events Labor Day weekend in Lake Tahoe. Up and comers Whitney and Josh Deri of Blend Catering have been added to this year’s lineup, as well as cookbook author Joanne Neft. Sample the Sierra will kick off Labor Day […]

No Comment / August 20, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Dementia caregivers offered training next Monday

El Dorado County Senior Day Care Services is hosting a free training for family caregivers of people with dementia from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Aug. 24 at the Senior Center, 990 Lassen Lane in El Dorado Hills. The “Art Reflections for Dementia Caregivers” training provides research-proven techniques that use art to awaken memories, strengthen relationships […]

No Comment / August 18, 2015 | Posted in News | Read More »

Folsom prisoners riot; one killed

FOLSOM — California State Prison-Sacramento administrators are investigating the cause of a riot that occurred Wednesday afternoon during which inmate Hugo Pinell, 71, was killed and several others were injured. At 12:55 p.m., approximately 70 inmates started fighting on one of the institution’s maximum-security general population yards. Inmate-made weapons were used in the riot. Correctional […]

No Comment / August 14, 2015 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

California Stage show honors courage and compassion

California Stage will honor one young woman’s selflessness and determination during the darkest days of World War II by producing Joanna H. Kraus’ “Angel in the Night.” Directed by local favorite Michael RJ Campbell, this stirring story of quiet heroism opens Aug. 21 in the newly upgraded California Stage Theater space. Through Kraus we meet Pawlina, […]

No Comment / August 10, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »