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Apple co-founder Wozniak coming to Sac

SACRAMENTO — A Silicon Valley icon and philanthropist for the past three decades, Steve Wozniak revolutionized the personal computer industry as co-founder of Apple Computer. Sacramento Speakers Series, the pre-eminent lecture presenter in the capital region, opens its 2013-14 season with the visionary inventor, engineer and computer programmer. Steve Wozniak will speak at Sacramento Community […]

No Comment / September 22, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Lonesome Hollow explores a dangerous society

Jouni Kirjola, Eason Donner and Devon Roe perform in "Lonesome Hollow." The show opens in Sacramento on Sept. 27. Photo by Benjamin T. Ismail

Big Idea Theatre continues its hit 2013 season on Friday, Sept. 27, with the opening of Lee Blessing’s prescient and provocative “Lonesome Hollow.” In the not too distant future, a photographer of artistic nudes is sentenced to an open-ended imprisonment in a state run “penal village” for sexual offenders. Seeking to find peace among a […]

No Comment / September 22, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Francisco Drive closing for construction

The El Dorado County Community Development Agency – Transportation Division will implement full daytime closures of both directions of Francisco Drive between El Dorado Hills Boulevard and Embarcadero Drive/Cambria Way. Francisco Drive will be closed between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 23, and Tuesday, Sept. 24, and between the […]

No Comment / September 17, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Bestselling authors coming to Folsom

Allison Brennan

Assistance League of Sierra Foothills presents Inside the Creative Mind – Author Forum, the first in it Creative Series, scheduled for Oct. 10 at the Folsom Community Center. Three New York Times bestselling authors — James Rollins, John Lescroart and Allison Brennan — will share their creative process. Guests will enjoy an afternoon of exploration, lunch, author […]

No Comment / September 12, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Cultural diversity takes center stage at SacWorldFest

SACRAMENTO — Sacramento celebrates cultural diversity through lively music and dance during the sixth annual SacWorldFest in Old Sacramento, Oct. 5-6, with an impressive line-up of live musical performances, visually exciting ethnic dance, an exciting Hip Hop Dance-Off, engaging storytellers, a dynamic Global Village, cooking demonstrations and much more. The annual SacWorldFest extravaganza is designed to […]

No Comment / September 12, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Check out Sac museums for free

SACRAMENTO — Six Sacramento area museums are joining the Smithsonian magazine Museum Day Live! nationwide effort by offering free admission to ticket holders all day on Saturday, Sept. 28. Participating local museums include the following: Aerospace Museum of California, California Automobile Museum, California State Military Museum, California State Railroad Museum, Maidu Museum & Historic Site and The […]

No Comment / September 12, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Rarely seen historic treasures on public display

SACRAMENTO — In celebration of National Archives Month, archives and special collections libraries from throughout the region will showcase their rarely-seen holdings during the 3rd annual Sacramento Archives Crawl from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 5. Free and open to the public, the theme for the event this year is A Passion to Preserve […]

No Comment / September 12, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »