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Tree in Old Sacramento lights up on Wednesday

An electrifying and family-friendly holiday tradition, the ever-popular “Macy’s Theatre of Lights” performances will return to historical Sacramento this holiday season. Kicking off on Wednesday, Nov. 23 and coinciding with a festive and fun tree lighting ceremony, the free performances will continue for a total of 22 magical evenings ending on Christmas Eve. Each holiday […]

No Comment / November 20, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Festival of Lights a family traditon

Jump right into the spirit of the season at Placerville Downtown Association's Festival of Lights that flips the switch on holiday fun at 6 p.m.  Friday, Nov. 25. Village Life file photo

Celebrate the official holiday season kick-off — The Festival of Lights hosted by the Placerville Downtown Association — on Friday, Nov. 25, on historic Main Street. For more than 25 years Placerville has welcomed the holiday season with this special event that celebrates local entertainment and features a traditional tree lighting near the historic Courthouse on Main Street plus a […]

No Comment / November 20, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Grants Gala highlights nonprofits

Six West Slope nonprofits will receive $60,000 in grants from Women’s Fund El Dorado at its annual Grants Gala, set for June 3 at Lakehills Covenant Church in El Dorado Hills. The recipient 501(c)(3) organizations were selected by the WFED membership through voting. Reflecting a change in the granting process this year, three Community Focus […]

Comments Off / June 01, 2016 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Theatre of lights holiday tradition lights up Old Sacramento

Don't miss Macy's Theatre of Lights beginning next week in Old Sacramento. Photo by Charr Crail

OLD SACRAMENTO — Known as a magical, electrifying and family friendly holiday tradition in Old Sacramento, the ever-popular and free Macy’s Theatre of Lights performances return on Wednesday evening, Nov. 25, and continue through New Year’s Eve. In addition to Macy’s, the spectacular annual event is also proudly presented by the Downtown Sacramento Partnership in cooperation with Downtown […]

Comments Off / November 16, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

‘Guys And Dolls’ lights up the stage at Sutter Street Theatre

Considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy, “Guys And Dolls” ran for 1,200 performances when it opened on Broadway in 1950. It received nearly unanimous positive reviews from critics and won a bevy of awards including Tony Awards, Drama Desks and Oliviers. Set in Damon Runyon’s mythical New York City, “Guys And Dolls” […]

Comments Off / August 23, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Lights, camera, action: Nagle sets local feature film in Town Center

Sacramento business and community leader Kevin Nagle has signed on as executive producer of “Not Your Year,” a romantic comedy that will showcase local talent and regional amenities. Nagle is working in partnership with writer, producer and director Jim Meyers and producer Paul Nicknig. Filming begins Aug. 8 at the Sacramento Republic FC match. That […]

Comments Off / August 06, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Oak Ridge show highlights students’ creativity

Art students Laura Soper, Kayla Maechler, Grace Derksen and Hunter Spriggs, left to right, sit in front of print-making projects, which will be on display at the upcoming Oak Ridge art show. Grace holds her creation, “Bursting Flower.”

More than 400 students will display their works at Oak Ridge’s second annual free student art show, themed “Celebrate the Creative” from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, April 23. “After thinking about what Oak Ridge has to offer in terms of art I realized we didn’t have an art show yet,” said senior and […]

Comments Off / April 19, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment,Feature Photos | Read More »



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