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Intersection forges a powerful connection with audiences

The El Dorado County Community Concert Association is proud to present Intersection at 7 p.m. on Thursday, March 10 for its fifth concert of the 2015-16 season. Violinist Laura Frautschi, cellist Kristina Reiko Cooper and pianist John Novacek have forged a powerful connection with audiences worldwide. Soulful expression, instrumental virtuosity, playful banter — these are […]

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McClintock announces 2016 Congressional Art Competition

All high school students in the Fourth Congressional District are invited to participate in the Congressional Art Competition “An Artistic Discovery,” a nationwide high school art competition sponsored by the Congressional Institute. The 2016 theme for the Fourth Congressional District is “American Exceptionalism.” Contest guidelines and release forms are available on Congressman Tom McClintock’s website […]

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Spring Fling tour hits Sleep Train

Cage the Elephant is known for their southern-rock style and energetic stage presence. See them live, joined by three other alternative groups, March 12 at Sleep Train Arena. Courtesy photo

Alternative rockers Cage the Elephant, Silversun Pickups, Foals and Bear Hands are performing in Sacramento this weekend as part of a national arena tour package show. Sacramento is the second stop in the 2016 Spring Fling Rock AF tour and it’s probably going to be a pretty good show. The 15-city US tour packages some of the […]

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Sisters in Crime to speak at Cameron Park Library

Join five members of Capitol Crimes, the Sacramento chapter of Sisters in Crime, to discuss why Writing is Murder on Thursday, March 10, at the Cameron Park Library, 2500 Country Club Drive in Cameron Park. Meet Elaine Faber, author of the Black Cat mysteries; Sherry Joyce, author of “The Dordogne Deception;” Cindy Sample, four-time Lefty […]

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Tour through time for a Gold Rush Experience in Old Sacramento

Launched in the fall of 2015 by the Historic Old Sacramento Foundation, an all-new season of Gold Rush Experience walking tours begins on March 5. As a companion program to the ever-popular Old Sacramento Underground tours, visitors interested in the Gold Rush Experience tours will enjoy an interpretive and entertaining experience that walks them through […]

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Elvin Bishop and Tommy Castro bring blues rock to Crest

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Blues bad boys Elvin Bishop and Tommy Castro & The Painkillers will perform on Friday, March 4 at the Crest Theatre in Sacramento. The two bands are touring in support of their latest album releases including Bishop’s grammy-nominated “Can’t Even Do Wrong Right” and Castro’s “Method To My Madness.” “Can’t Even Do Wrong Right” won three 2014 Blues Music […]

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Automobile Museum revs up Sacramento Beer Week

Feast your eyes on classic, vintage and collectible cars while sipping delicious specialty brews and listening to popular 80s tunes during Beer Prom at the California Automobile Museum March 4. Beer Prom is a fun and funky fundraising event that offers a unique way to taste beer in style as guests are encouraged (but not required) […]

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