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Terry LeMoncheck to bring 20 years of arts administration experience to EDAC

Terry LeMoncheck

PLACERVILLE — El Dorado Arts Council announced that it has hired Terry LeMoncheck as its new executive director. LeMoncheck has worked in arts management in the Los Angeles area for more than 20 years, serving as executive director of the Pasadena Arts Council since 2002. Prior to joining PAC, she held administrative positions at the […]

Comments Off / July 07, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Savor the season at Midtown’s Sacratomato Week

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SACRAMENTO — Get ready to savor the tomato when Midtown Sacramento’s Sutter District presents the second annual Sacratomato Week with a weeklong celebration of Sacramento’s signature commodity. Presented by the Sutter District and sponsored by SMUD with support provided by the Midtown Business Association, tomato-themed events will fill the days between July 20 and 25. All week long the […]

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Sheriff wants unwanted prescriptions

From noon to 5 p.m. on Sunday, July 12, El Dorado County residents have a great opportunity to rid their homes of potentially dangerous, expired, unused and unwanted prescription medications. The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department hosts a prescription drug take-back day during which residents can bring unwanted medications in pill or liquid form to […]

Comments Off / July 05, 2015 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Ride diesel trains on Wednesdays

Back by popular demand, California State Parks and Railtown 1897 State Historic Park (SHP) in Jamestown will offer two diesel train rides on Wednesdays at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. during July and August. Young guests can also special Story Time activities in the Caboose happening at 10 a.m. and noon on Wednesdays during Diesel […]

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Rock musical explores ‘Next to Normal’

Next to Normal

Harmony Wheeler Runaway Stage Productions Pulitzer-Prize winning rock musical “Next to Normal” with lyrics by Brian Yorkey and music by Tom Kitt, explores how one suburban household copes with crisis and mental illness. “Next to Normal” tells the story of a mother, Diane Goodman, who struggles with bipolar disorder and the effect that her illness […]

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‘Bye Bye Birdie’ takes flight at Music Circus

The next show in the 65th Music Circus season is the hit musical comedy “Bye Bye Birdie.” Performances are Tuesday, July 7 through Sunday, July 12. The spirited cast includes Broadway performers, Music Circus audience favorites and some fresh faces making their Music Circus debuts. Full of hummable hit songs by Charles Strouse, who wrote […]

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Summer vacation inspires art at EDAC

PLACERVILLE, CA – Escape to the Fausel House for a Summer Holiday Art Show presented by the El Dorado Arts Council. The theme of this collection is summer vacations and holidays away. Featured artists include: Kassandra Allen, Kritike Bala, Joey Cattone, Jennifer Eubanks, Agi Gillespie, Shirley Mandfredi, Donna Sisley, Teri Meyer and Sherry Young. Held at […]

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