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Nevada County CA’s booming arts and culture scene

Nevada County CA’s booming arts and culture scene

CALIFORNIA IS WORLD RENOWNED FOR ITS arts and culture — from Hollywood, the Getty Museum and Walt Disney Concert Hall in the south to San Francisco’s Davies Symphony Hall, the Mondavi Center and Crocker Art Museum in the north. Our region, though smaller than a big city on the coast, is gaining more visibility as...

Alison Toon
Chase Rice, country boy but rocking it at the California State Fair

Jul 26, 2015
Chase Rice, country boy but rocking it at the California State Fair

Chase Rice, California State FairI could tell it was going to be one of those country-girl nights; the audience was full of fresh-faced young ladies, every one busy with a cell phone; lots of cowboy boots and hats, despite the achingly-high Sacramento ...

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Alison Toon
Pacific Nations Cup, Bonney Field, Sacramento… Fiji vs. Samoa, USA vs. Japan

Jul 25, 2015
Pacific Nations Cup, Bonney Field, Sacramento… Fiji vs. Samoa, USA vs. Japan

Fiji v. Samoa, Pacific Nations Cup, SacramentoOK. This is not music. It was very, very entertaining though.Scrum! Pacific Nations Cup, Fiji v. Samoa, SacramentoThanks to California State Fair, I was allowed the opportunity to shoot my first professiona...

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Center for the Arts receives $36,768 grant from California Arts Council

Jul 25, 2015
Center for the Arts receives $36,768 grant from California Arts Council

The Center for the Arts in Grass Valley is receiving a $36,768 grant from the California Arts Council for WorldFest, the council announced. It is one 347 grants totaling $4.3 million. A one-time budget increase allowed the California Arts Council to award the largest number of grants provided by the state agency in 13 years,...

Alison Toon
More good stuff at the State Fair: it’s the last weekend!

Jul 24, 2015
More good stuff at the State Fair: it’s the last weekend!

Tonight: Chase Rice in concert, and international rugby on Bonney Field! World Rugby Pacific Nations Cup, no less: Japan v. USA, and Fiji v. Samoa! And... if you have tickets to the rugby, it means that you have tickets to the fair, too!I will be there...

Alison Toon
Visiting Lazarus at the State Fair: and what you should know about hormone replacement therapy

Jul 21, 2015
Visiting Lazarus at the State Fair: and what you should know about hormone replacement therapy

Lazarus, Percheron horse, California State FairPremarin sounds like an innocent treatment which is offered to women as hormone replacement. It's made from PREgnant MARes urINe.Lazarus, Percheron horse, California State FairPMU horses are bred, not for ...

Alison Toon
Queen Nation, best tribute band ever! (Yes, I say that every year).

Jul 19, 2015
Queen Nation, best tribute band ever! (Yes, I say that every year).

Three years running, I've seen Queen Nation at the California State Fair. Last night, I didn't take the cameras. Wanted to just enjoy the show... and was it fun? Of course!Thirty years ago this week, Queen rocked Live Aid. This week, Queen Nation took ...

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Alison Toon
Ky-Mani Marley at the California State Fair: Maestro indeed

Jul 19, 2015
Ky-Mani Marley at the California State Fair: Maestro indeed

Ky-Mani Marley, SacramentoThis week, Ky-Mani Marley's album, Maestro, is number one in the Billboard Reggae album charts... and this week, Ky-Mani shared his music with us here in Sacramento, at the California State Fair.And beautiful music it is, too....

Alison Toon
AFTERSHOCK PREVIEW: I can’t drown my demons, they know how to swim… BMTH, live at Wembley, a review

Jul 16, 2015
AFTERSHOCK PREVIEW: I can’t drown my demons, they know how to swim… BMTH, live at Wembley, a review

Earlier this week, the 30th anniversary of Live Aid, and one of the venues was Wembley, a stadium-football-(soccer)-ground in London, England, UK. Wembley: full to the gills with people, hundreds, thousands, tens of thousands.And then, two days ago, a ...

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Alison Toon
“These costumes that we’re wearing… it’s not our fault!” Led Zepagain, playing Led Zep again, at the state Fair

Jul 15, 2015
“These costumes that we’re wearing… it’s not our fault!”  Led Zepagain, playing Led Zep again, at the state Fair

Swan Montgomery as Robert Plant, Led Zepagain, California State FairBearing in mind that the original Led Zeppelin split up, finally and forever, after the untimely death in September, 1980, of drummer John Bonham, Led Zepagain may be the closest to th...

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