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Master Food Preservers: The best time of the year — for lemons

By Sari Cochrane A winter garden is beautiful, especially to a UCCE Master Preserver. The season’s bounty can be found in a search among the gothic branches and bramble of the foothills and unpruned gardens. Rosehips and kiwi are at their best, but both put up a fight so wear long gloves. Another garden warrior […]

Comments Off / March 20, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment,Spotlight Columns | Read More »

B Street Theatre presents world premiere of ‘A Masterpiece of Comic … Timing’

Jerry Cobb (David Pierini), right, is tasked with inspiring playright, Danny “Nebraska” Jones (Jason Kuykendall), to pen a smash hit. Courtesy photo

What could be funnier than a play about trying to write a play and having that play not be funny? In the Royal Palms Hotel in Scottsdale, Ariz. Danny “Nebraska” Jones is set to write the world’s funniest comedy as soon as he gets over his melancholy, an ex girlfriend and an anxious producer. Oh, […]

Comments Off / March 03, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

B Street Theatre presents family-friendly ‘Frankenstein’

B Street Theatre is staging the world premiere of “Frankenstein,” as an original adaptation of a classic story made fun for all ages as part of the theater group’s Family Series. The production’s cast is comprised of young students of the dramatic arts who are in B Street Theatre’s resident theatre for children. As the first science fiction novel […]

Comments Off / February 28, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Best Preschool: Busy Bees Preschool

Village Life photo by Julie Samrick

Busy Bees Preschool opened in the El Dorado Hills Business Park in 2005. It is incorporated as an early childhood care and education provider. The school offers two-, three- and five-day preschool and pre-kindergarten programs to children ages 2 to 4. The balanced program offers opportunities for self-directed play, large group/teacher time and small group/individual work […]

Comments Off / February 24, 2016 | Posted in Best of 2015 | Read More »

El Dorado Arts Council presents author reading of Mt. Everest disaster story

Weston DeWalt, who co-authored “The Climb: Tragic Ambitions on Everest with Head Expedition Guide Anatoli Boukreev,” will read from his New York Times bestseller at El Dorado Arts Council’s Fausel House Gallery tonight. The reading and Q&A are part of a speaker series to accompany the current gallery exhibition Such Great Heights – The Art […]

Comments Off / February 07, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

STC’s Youth Series presents “Thoroughly Modern Millie”

Set in New York City in 1922, “Thoroughly Modern Millie“ tells the story of a young girl from Kansas who comes to New York in search of a new life for herself. Sacramento Theatre Company’s Young Professionals Conservatory brings their production of this classic musical to the stage Feb. 5-7. Millie’s grand plan is to find […]

Comments Off / January 31, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Capital Stage presents Sacramento premiere of ‘Love and Information’

Catch a poignant new play by legendary playwright Caryl Churchill at the Sacramento premiere of “Love and Information” Jan. 27 at Capital Stage. The piece paints a kaleidoscopic picture of our digital, over-stimulated 21st century lives, and leaves us questioning our own relationships. This production will be the main-stage directorial debut of local theatre talent Benjamin […]

Comments Off / January 17, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »



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