Arts & Entertainment

Colfax calendar, starting Dec. 10

Thursday, Dec. 10 Colfax Elementary and Colfax High School fundraiser runs from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday up to Dec. 18 at the Colfax Theater Coffee Shop, 49 Main St. ...

Media Life: 'Girl on the Train,' dogs, James Patterson tops in Placer County

In the world of adult fiction, dogs are, well, top dog in Placer County. So says digital records compiled by the Placer County Library Sirsi system. Sirsi keeps a count of librar ...

Colfax calendar, starting Dec. 3

Thursday, Dec. 3 Colfax Elementary and Colfax High schools’ fundraiser is from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mondays through Fridays up to Dec. 18 at the Colfax Theater Coffee Shop, 49 M ...

Media Life: 12 Best Reasons for Auburnites to be Thankful

Auburn’s an original. And for that we can all be thankful for 365 days of the year. But on a long weekend where we gather to annually give thanks, what better time for a lis ...

Colfax Calendar, starting Nov 26

Thursday, Nov. 26 Happy Thanksgiving! City of Roseville 5K/10K Turkey Trot fun run/walk  is at 9 a.m. at the Vernon Street Town Square in Roseville. Cost: $25 to $45 Procee ...

Media Life: TBS 'Conan’ appearance for Auburn drummer’s Saint Motel

Auburn’s Greg Erwin and Saint Motel are riding a second crest of success as their new recording “Cold Cold Man” moves up the charts. The L.A.-based Saint Motel g ...

Colfax Calendar, starting Nov. 19

Thursday, Nov. 19 Colfax Elementary and Colfax High School fundraiser is from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mondays to Fridays through Dec. 18 at the Colfax Theater Coffee Shop, 49 Main St. in ...

Media Life: Auburn’s Top 5 Lost Landmarks

Think of a stopwatch counting down 4,500 seconds. That’s how long it took – from fire alarm to extinguished blaze – for flames to gut and ultimately destroy the ...

Colfax calendar, starting Nov. 12

Thursday, Nov. 12 Colfax Elementary and Colfax High School fundraiser runs from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mondays through Fridays through Dec. 18 at the Colfax Theater Coffee Shop, 49 Main ...

Ron Montana’s 5 Movies To See Before You Die

It’s more than the popcorn-spilling action or a megastar’s latest turn on the big screen when Auburn writer Ron Montana plunks down cash to take in a movie. What he&rs ...

Media Life: Auburn Past and Present Photos Show Vanished Auburn

Auburn in the Great Depression became the subject of famed Farm Security Administration photographer Russell Lee during late 1940. Lee’s lens focused on the poor and the dis ...

This ‘Our Town’ not grandma’s burg

Although “Our Town,” could be seen as a predictable staple of high school drama departments, theatergoers may be intrigued by Colfax High School’s new production ...

Muralist adds local color – wall by wall

If you visit Colfax, Foxey McCleary’s art work is hard to miss. From downtown murals on stone walls and the sides of buildings to a striking series of self-portraits in a l ...

Colfax Calendar, starting Nov. 5

Thursday, Nov. 5 Colfax Elementary and Colfax High School fundraiser runs from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mondays through Fridays through Dec. 18 at the Colfax Theater Coffee Shop, 49 Main ...