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Motocross action invades Power Balance Pavilion

Awe-inspiring flips and tricks are sure to keep the crowd on the edge of their seats as the 2012 Freestyle Motocross series rolls into Sacramento on Feb. 24 and 25 for two nights of insane freestyle action. The world’s most daring FMX riders will run the gauntlet to perform tricks never thought possible on a dirt bike. […]

No Comment / February 16, 2012 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Crocker presents first hometown survey for Mel Ramos

SACRAMENTO — The Crocker Art Museum will present a survey of the work of internationally acclaimed artist and Sacramento native Mel Ramos in the exhibition “Mel Ramos: 50 Years of Superheroes, Nudes, and Other Pop Delights.” This is the first major exhibition of his work in his hometown and follows his recent solo show at […]

No Comment / February 15, 2012 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Community Foundation names new officers, board members

The El Dorado Community Foundation Board of Directors recently announced new officers as follows: Board President John Black; Vice President Paul Zappettini; Secretary Charlie Stephens and Treasurer Chris Reeg. Maureen Carter is the past president. Black has served on the board since January 2007. Black was born in San Francisco and graduated from the University of […]

No Comment / February 15, 2012 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

EDMT announces auditions for ‘Oklahoma’

El Dorado Musical Theatre will audition for its Spring production, “Oklahoma,” at 3:30 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 27. Auditions will be held at EDMT’s rehearsal facility located in the El Dorado Hills Business Park,  5011 Golden Foothill Parkway, Suite 4. “Oklahoma” is the story of Laurey and the two rivals who try to win her affections: […]

No Comment / February 14, 2012 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

ARC Theatre presents ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’

SACRAMENTO — American River College Theatre continues its season with Christopher Sergel’s adaptation of Harper Lee’s heart-wrenching, humorous and powerful “To Kill a Mockingbird.” Based closely on Lee’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, this American classic tackles issues of racial injustice and the loss of innocence when Atticus Finch, a lawyer in a quiet southern town, chooses […]

No Comment / February 10, 2012 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Country legend Merle Haggard brings his musical poetry to Three Stages

Merle Haggard

FOLSOM — If the question were asked, “Who forged the genre known today as modern country music,” only a tiny group of country immortals could step forward to share the spotlight. One, out of that select handful, would be Merle Haggard. “There are few people who epitomize the spirit and the reality of country music […]

No Comment / February 09, 2012 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

El Dorado Transit to observe President’s Day

PLACERVILLE — El Dorado Transit will not operate bus or Dial-A-Ride service on Monday, Feb. 20, in observance of the President’s Day holiday. El Dorado Transit’s business office and dispatch center will be closed. Normal service will resume on Tuesday, Feb. 21. For more information or a complete listing of holidays call El Dorado Transit at […]

No Comment / February 07, 2012 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »