Category Archives: Inside Our Newspapers

Around the Hood – November 2016

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Celebrate the close of the never-ending election cycle….. Barks For Art… Tim Collum Gallery on Nov. 8 at 11 a.m. The exhibit benefits the Chester Foundation, an organization that provides emergency medical care for “disadvantaged animal companions.”  The gallery is

Faces and Places: Matsuyama Harvest Festival

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Photos by Stephen Crowley On Friday, Oct. 21 from 4 to 7 p.m. Matsuyama Elementary School held its annual harvest festival. A “cornucopia of fun” for the entire family, the festival featured arts and crafts, a pumpkin patch, a cake

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By Jan Dalske East Sacramento News When we attended Mass at All Hallows Church on the Sunday following our First Communion, Rodney and I went to the front of the church and knelt at the railing with our parents. It

‘Above the Fray’: Handwoven silks and textiles from Laos and Vietnam will be displayed at the Shepard Garden and Art Center

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By Monica Stark editor@valcomnews.com Traveling to the remote hilltribe villages in Laos and Vietnam, Maren Beck and Josh Hirschstein of Eugene, Oregon-based Above the Fray personally select hand-woven, naturally-dyed silks and other finely-woven textiles and other traditional craftwork directly from

What’s Happening Pocket/Greenhaven?

FRIDAY, NOV. 4 ART OF THE CAR FEATURING DAVID GARIBALDI: California Automobile Museum Benefit Dinner will be held at the museum, 2200 Front St. from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Cost: $75 per person through Nov. 1; $85 per person after

Cassatt String Quartet to perform the 39th Annual Festival of New American Music

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The internationally acclaimed,  New York based Cassatt String Quartet will perform as part of the 39th Annual Festival of New American Music on Wednesday, Nov. 9, 8 p.m., at California State University at Sacramento,  Capistrano Concert Hall, CSUS School of

The fight against pancreatic cancer: PurpleStride celebration to be held Nov. 12 at William Land Park

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Earlier this year, the American Cancer Society reported that more patients will die from pancreatic cancer than breast cancer this year, moving pancreatic cancer from the fourth to the third-leading cause of cancer-related death in the United States. To change

Bob “The Godfather” Galli talks about his KZAP days, more

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By LANCE ARMSTRONG East Sacramento News writer Lance@valcomnews.com For many former listeners of radio station KZAP 98.5, Bob Galli was one of their all-time favorite DJs. Known by the nickname, “The Godfather,” Galli was one of the station’s notable DJs

Panama Pottery history began more than a century ago

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By LANCE ARMSTRONG Pocket News writer Lance@valcomnews.com Editor’s Note: This is part two in a series about the longtime-operating Sacramento business, Panama Pottery. Panama Pottery, as mentioned in the previous article of this series, made its debut in Sacramento in

What’s Happening

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NOW THROUGH OCT. 29 NCA PRESENTS BOLD EXPRESSIONS 2016, INTERNATIONAL OPEN EXHIBIT From Oct. 4 to 29 enjoy the current Sacramento Fine Arts exhibit with a closing reception and awards presentation Saturday, Oct. 29 from 1 to 3 p.m. The