Home Authors Posts by Ed Goldman

Ed Goldman

60 POSTS 0 COMMENTS

Sacramentions

Twice Upon a Time—Cynthia Larsen loved and loves Mark Anderson so much that she married him twice. The first wedding was on Dec. 22, 1973, the second on March 2, 2002. Their first marriage...

Sacramentions

The Incredible Yegg—When Adam Lewis became a locksmith for the Sacramento office of Bode & Bode, he was continuing a tradition that began with his grandfather, George Checketts, who was a professional safecracker for...

Sacramentions

The Wrath of Grapes—Have you ever found yourself hosting, attending or gate-crashing a business dinner, only to find yourself clueless when it came time to order (and discuss to death) the wine? If so,...

Sacramentions

Aroma Holiday—If you, your family pet or your family itself has ever been “skunked”—which is to say, spritzed by an animal that looks like it’s wearing a maitre d’ uniform—you probably know all of...

Sacramentions

Famous and Andy—It’s a good thing that Andy Eppinger didn’t listen to the first person he told about his proposed Sacramento Speakers Series, now in its fourth successful season. “He was a prominent land...

Sacramentions

Original Cinema—By day, Tom Hart is the mild-mannered deputy director of the California Redevelopment Association. But on weekends he’s been known to turn into a recalcitrant zombie, tough-love football coach and perplexed small-town sheriff....

Sacramentions

Drawing Power—If your daily commute—or the driver of your getaway car— takes you east on H Street from downtown Sacramento, you’re in for a rare visual treat. As you approach 15th Street, a series...

Sacramentions

Play, Lady, Play—For 55 years, the Sacramento Community Concert Association, which supports itself entirely on subscriptions, has been bringing big-name musicians to Sacramento—names like Mantovani, the Helsinki Chorus, the Boston Pops, the Ballet Russe,...

Sacramentions

To Have and Have Knot—Recently overheard at Katia’s Collections, the East Sacramento fashion boutique owned by the agelessly gorgeous Katia Davies, which shares a building with S. Benson & Co., the men’s store owned...

Sacramentions

Healy's Comment&emdash;I recently caught up with Mary Healy, director and CEO of the Sacramento Zoo, over lunch at Tower Cafe. She told me that our zoo&emdash;along with 219 others in the United States, Mexico...

FOLLOW US

18,589FansLike
21,534FollowersFollow
65,859FollowersFollow