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Barbecue Joints

To borrow a phrase from the 19th century English poet Alfred, Lord Tennyson, in summer this girl’s fancy lightly turns to thoughts of—wait for it—meat. Barbecued meat, to be precise. Yes, I have a...
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Kerrie Kelly Answers Questions on Kitchen Design

Sacramento interior designer Kerrie Kelly will conduct a live discussion about kitchen trends on The Washington Post website on Thursday (June 10).Kelly, the owner of Kerrie Kelly Design Lab, will be online for about...
Sweet Tooth Vintage Ice Cream Cart

Sweet Endings

Sweet Tooth Vintage Ice Cream Cart Hoping to serve ice cream at her own wedding three years ago, Leslie Martin ran into logistical issues. So she bought an old-fashioned ice cream cart and started her...
HGTV will air a TV pilot starring Folsom interior designer Leyla Jaworski

Local Designer Gets HGTV Pilot

Set your DVRs, design fans: At 9 p.m. Monday, June 7, HGTV will air a TV pilot starring Folsom interior designer Leyla Jaworski.The one-hour pilot, called “Wasted Space,” follows Jaworski as she reworks an...
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Antique Faire Moves to Sleep Train Arena

The monthly outdoor Sacramento Antique Faire is moving temporarily from midtown to Sleep Train Arena during freeway construction.The faire will hold its next event on Sunday, June 13, in the arena parking lot. According...
St. John’s Program for Real Change

St. John’s Guest Chef Program Returns

St. John’s Program for Real Change’s popular guest-chef dinners will return in July after more than a yearlong hiatus caused by the pandemic.Under the monthly program, local chefs prepare a three-course, $50 meal, which...
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My Dinner at Hawks Public House

On Tuesday night, my husband and I met friends for dinner at Hawks Public House in East Sacramento. It was our first time dining indoors since the pandemic began more than a year ago....

Rock Paper Scissors

RO SHAM BEAUX might seem like a funny name for a natural wine bar. But it actually makes perfect sense, according to co-owner Trevor Easter. Say you and your friend can’t decide whether to...
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Meet Blogger/Author Hank Shaw

Hank Shaw, a popular blogger and cookbook author, will be at Urban Roots Brewery & Smokehouse on Thursday, May 27, to sign copies of his new book, “Hook, Line and Supper.”The book is based...
poppy by mama kim

Poppy by Mama Kim

Kim Scott, who owned Mama Kim Eats on Del Paso Boulevard, is back in the restaurant game with Poppy by Mama Kim, an East Sac cafe serving California-inspired cuisine.Located in the new Sutter Park...