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Limited enrollment open at Union Mine

The El Dorado Union High School District recently announced that limited open enrollment at Union Mine High School for the 2016-17 school year will be offered to incoming ninth-grade students who reside within the El Dorado Union High School District attendance boundaries. The enrollment projection for the school’s permanent capacity will allow for 35 transfers. Beginning Nov. 20, applicants may […]

No Comment / November 23, 2015 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Step back in time at Sutter’s Fort

SACRAMENTO — California State Parks and Sutter’s Fort State Historic Park present two fun and festive Living History events scheduled on Saturday, Nov. 21. Throughout the daytime, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., fort visitors will step back in time to mingle with docents in period attire as they demonstrate what daily life was like in 1846. Fort […]

No Comment / November 16, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Theatre of lights holiday tradition lights up Old Sacramento

Don't miss Macy's Theatre of Lights beginning next week in Old Sacramento. Photo by Charr Crail

OLD SACRAMENTO — Known as a magical, electrifying and family friendly holiday tradition in Old Sacramento, the ever-popular and free Macy’s Theatre of Lights performances return on Wednesday evening, Nov. 25, and continue through New Year’s Eve. In addition to Macy’s, the spectacular annual event is also proudly presented by the Downtown Sacramento Partnership in cooperation with Downtown […]

No Comment / November 16, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Photographs feature different viewpoints at gallery

"Molly" by Kerik Kouklis

Viewpoint Photographic Art Center, 2015 J Street, Sacramento, is pleased to present a retrospective of internationally renowned photographer Kerik Kouklis from Nov. 11 to Dec. 5 in the Main Gallery. The exhibit “Kerik Kouklis: The Alchemist’s Vision” features his hand-made images which he has created over the past 25 years. The work by the Placerville photographer […]

No Comment / November 09, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Sacramento area museums honor military veterans

In addition to its fascinating Gold Rush past, the Sacramento area is rich with an amazing array of state-of-the-art museums and historic sites that offer visitors the chance to explore California’s fine art, history, science and wildlife treasures all year long. In November many of the 30 members of Sacramento Association of Museums are featuring […]

No Comment / November 08, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Caroling contest invites entries

The annual Holiday Tree Lighting will take place in El Dorado Hills Town Center on Saturday, Dec. 5 from 4-8 p.m. in partnership with the El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce and the El Dorado Hills Community Services District. Again this year, the event will feature a holiday caroling contest as part of the entertainment, […]

No Comment / November 08, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Sierra Renaissance Society presents technical tricks

The Sierra Renaissance Society presents iPhone/iPad Tips and Tricks on Friday, Nov. 20 from 1 to 3 p.m. at Folsom Lake College, El Dorado Center, 6699 Campus Drive in Placerville. Tom Dillon, retired Silicon Valley high-tech executive, will make the presentation in the community room, C-102. There are hundreds, perhaps thousands of tasks one can do with the iPhone […]

No Comment / November 05, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »