Breathe In, Breathe Outdoors

Outdoors is the new indoors, at least these twisted days of Covid-19. That helps to explain why Pilates, meditation and dance classes are being...
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River City Wine Week Kicks Off

The organizers of the 2nd Annual River City Wine Week (Aug. 3–9) had to scramble when COVID-19 put the kibosh on in-person events this...
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Capturing the Arts

Photographers are responsible for some of the world’s most striking and inspiring images. They document emotion and movement, strength and vulnerability through unforgettable snapshots in time....
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Could You Use a Good Laugh?

Sorry, there’s no COVID-19 vaccine yet. But laughter, as it has been said, is the best medicine. You can get a dose of it...
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Harvest Day 2020 Plows Ahead

The University of California Cooperative Extension’s Master Gardener Program annually offers a Harvest Day. This year’s version happens Saturday, Aug. 1, with Q&A guest appearances...
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A Burst of Flame

The Burning Man festival has been canceled this summer.If you’re a Burner you already knew that. If you’re a would-be Birgin you’re going to have to wait at...
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Then and Now: Raphael Delgado

THEN. Ten years ago, Raphael Delgado was fresh out of art school. It was a period in his budding career when his artwork reflected a “somewhat...
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The Magic We Missed

Back in February (a million years ago in coronavirus stay-at-home time), the Sacramento Philharmonic & Opera was gearing up to put on a spectacular...
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Getting the E-Hang of It

As a result of the COVID-19 crisis many of life’s activities have been sequestered to, or re-imagined on, the internet. Some of those transformations...
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Then and Now: Gioia Fonda

THEN. An avid bicyclist, Gioia Fonda recalls pedaling through the streets of her neighborhood while dodging mountains of garbage that belonged to the victims of foreclosure, eviction or house flippers....
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Then and Now: Sonya Fe

THEN. When Sonya Fe was a little girl, her father would take her into downtown Los Angeles on the bus. There, she remembered admiring lovely paintings depicting Mexican women...
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Virtual Virtuosity from B Street

All the world wide web is a stage, at least for Sacramento’s renowned B Street Theatre and its deep bench of talented and adaptable...
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Then and Now: Gale Hart

THEN. The allure and nostalgia of the circus wasn’t on Gale Hart’s mind when she curated “Circus Show and Other Atrocities” at Verge Gallery...




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