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Enjoy the great outdoors with the American River Conservancy

The American River Conservancy has announced its spring excursions. Space is limited for many of the programs, so sign up as soon as possible. To register call the American River Nature Center at (530) 621-1224 or email Julie [email protected] Mountain Bike Clinic & Ride First Saturday of each month, March through May, 9 a.m. to noon […]

Comments Off / February 06, 2014 | Posted in News | Read More »

Taxpayers warned of new tax scams

SACRAMENTO — With the tax season upon us, the Franchise Tax Board reminds taxpayers to be wary of theft ploys involving scammers attempting to mimic FTB to obtain access to your personal information. “Do not give out social security, bank or credit card numbers over the telephone or by e-mail to anyone who cannot verify […]

Comments Off / February 06, 2014 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

‘My Week in Atheism’ leads to unlikely friendship

El Dorado Hills resident John Christy has documented an unusual journey in “My Week in Atheism,” a film that debuts Saturday at the Crest Theater. A devout Christian filmmaker and student of religion, Christy joined atheist activist/radio host David Smalley at secular conventions, university campuses and a live talk show. “My Week in Atheism” follows many theological and […]

Comments Off / February 05, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Marshall Medical Center to expand cancer services

Marshall Medical Center is embarking on the community phase of its capital campaign to expand and consolidate cancer services in Cameron Park. One of the last independent health systems in the state, Marshall fills this critical role by responding to the specific needs of our community.  Having long sought to bring needed health services closer […]

Comments Off / February 02, 2014 | Posted in News | Read More »

BloodSource needs healthy donors

BloodSource recently announced that cold and flu season – including respiratory illnesses and H1N1 – are impacting blood collections in Northern and Central California. BloodSource is requesting that healthy and eligible blood donors donate blood today or in the very near future. BloodSource provides blood and services to more than 40 hospitals in a 26-county […]

Comments Off / February 02, 2014 | Posted in News | Read More »

‘Wicked’ tickets on sale next week

SACRAMENTO — After breaking box office records and selling out in record time in 2012, “Wicked,” Broadway’s biggest blockbuster, will return to Sacramento Community Center Theater this spring as part of the Broadway Sacramento series. Tickets for the return engagement go on sale Feb. 15. With music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz (“Pippin,” “Godspell,” Academy […]

Comments Off / February 02, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Oak Ridge grad awarded visual arts grant

"The Night Mare" by Bryan Valenzuela

Oak Ridge High School graduate Bryan Valenzuela was awarded $5,000 in recognition of his exceptional talent and demonstrated ability by The Leff-Davis Fund for Visual Artists. “Being a professional artist isn’t necessarily a traditional route with clear sign posts. There’s a lot of feeling your way in the dark, piecing together a living from various […]

Comments Off / January 30, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »