The California Gold Rush….. Eureka! Discovery of gold in 1848 carried California’s name around the globe. Men came from the East, from England, Germany, Chile, China, and all around the world.
By the mid-1850s, an estimated 120,000 miners were at work in California. For the most part, prospectors found little romance in the Gold Rush;...
After winning a competition to spend a week at the mountain estate of his company's brilliant CEO (Oscar Isaac), programmer Caleb (Domhnall Gleeson) arrives to discover he has been chosen to take part in a study of artificial intelligence. Sworn to secrecy and cut off from the outside world, Caleb...
The fourth annual Aftershock Festival is moving from Discovery Park and taking up residence in our own backyard at Gibson Ranch in Elverta. This year’s show, taking place on October 24th and 25th, features Sacramento’s own Deftones as headliners along with metal favorites Jane’s Addiction, Slipknot, Faith No More, Marilyn Manson, Breaking Benjamin and...
Sacramento isn’t called the City of Trees for nothing. But those trees use a lot of water, and with California experiencing a record drought, everyone can do their part by cutting water usage. Though agriculture is the biggest culprit for water consumption in the state, residential uses like swimming pools, green lawns, and trees...
Looking for something to do in the next couple of weekends? Things are picking up as we approach summer. We have three organizations that will be sharing their events with us on LiveWire! On June 14th, join the Wildlife Care Association for its animal care class with the original ‘dead’ player- the possum! Now...
8th Annual Light of Hope
Mark Glover attended the Indianapolis 500 for the 53rd time on May 24. Here is his take on the 99th running of the world-famous auto race.
Sacramento, California– All month long, the talk was about the cars. On race day at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, it was all about the driver.
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