Arts & Entertainment

Colfax calendar, starting Oct. 29

Thursday, Oct. 29 Fundraiser for Colfax Elementary and Colfax High Schools runs from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mondays through Fridays through Dec. 18 at the Colfax Theater Coffee Shop, 49 ...

Media Life: Five Placer County Photos You Must See

Russell Lee was an outsider when he arrived in Auburn in November 1940. But his images were already as familiar to most Americans as the Lone Ranger radio theme or the talk of war ...

Colfax Calendar, starting Oct. 22

Thursday, Oct. 22 Colfax Elementary and Colfax High schools’ fundraiser runs from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mondays through Fridays through Dec. 18 at the Colfax Theater Coffee Shop, ...

Media Life: Travolta, Phenomenon shot in Auburn 20 years ago

For a few short weeks in the unusually warm fall of 1995, Auburn had its Disneyesque dreams come true. Twenty years ago this month, Disney-Touchstone Pictures went looking for a s ...

Past comes to life

 Local artists Foxey McLeary and Jim Bowers are working on a wall mural next to Marson’s Men’s Wear at 25 S. Main St. The as yet unnamed, the mural will take the p ...

Colfax Calendar, starting Oct. 15

Thursday, Oct. 15 Fundraiser for Colfax Elementary and Colfax High schools runs from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mondays through Fridays through Dec. 18 at the Colfax Theater Coffee Shop, 49 ...

Core's Corner

Nineteen years of inspiration and tradition, the KVMR Celtic Festival is full of interesting and kindhearted people. Everyone attending the festival is looking for a fun time an ...

Dog days at the craft fair

The Sierra Vista Community Center held its annual fundraiser on Saturday at the center. A craft fair with many vendors, food and doggy races were some of the activities at the cent ...

Colfax Calendar, starting Oct. 8

Thursday, Oct. 8 Senior activities with artist Barbara Hoffman run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursdays at the Methodist Church, 936 Stockton St. in Dutch Flat. Donations accepted. Inc ...

Media Life: Auburn autumn entertainment options abound

While the weather has been cooler of late, the start of the fall means Auburn-area venues are turning up the heat on entertainment choices. The State Theatre leads the way as it m ...

Colfax Calendar, starting Oct. 1

Thursday, Oct. 1 Senior activities with artist Barbara Hoffman are from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursdays at the Methodist Church, 936 Stockton St. in Dutch Flat. Donations accepted. Inc ...

Media Life: Emmy goes to … Placer County product again

It’s been a decade since Todd Stanley and his brother Doug welcomed an Auburn Journal reporter and photographer over to their shared Ophir house to talk excitedly about this ...

Local artist discovers natural born talent

Fred Potts of Lincoln didn’t discover his natural born talent until after his life took a turn for the worse. About a year back, Potts herniated four discs in his back, whi ...

Colfax Calendar, starting Sept. 24

Thursday, Sept. 24 Senior activities with artist Barbara Hoffman are held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursdays at the historic Methodist Church, 936 Stockton St. in Dutch Flat. Donatio ...