Entertainment & Life

Entertainment & Life

New twist on the Archie gang

On paper, the concept sounds a bit mad: What if the freckled-faced teens of the wholesome “Archie” comics were wrapped up in a seedy murder mystery? And yet the CW’s “Riverdale,” which premieres Jan. 26, is arguably one of the most anticipated new series of 2017.

Recipes

Cupcakes: Just the thing to bake for the ‘lean’ season

I don’t care what the poets say about April being the cruelest month: I know they’re wrong. For bakers, the cruel month is this one, January. It’s the month when food magazine pictures go from whipped cream cakes to detox teas. Earlier this month, everyone resolved to go on a diet, and now, even if your nearest and dearest will eventually eat what you’ve baked, they’ll put up a fuss before they do. It’ll all be over by Valentine’s Day, but until then – arrgh.

Videos

Tour Folsom Button Up Boutique with owner Robin Bernardoni

Button Up Boutique owner Robin Bernardoni wants to whet Bee readers' appetite for her retail brand as she prepares to open one of her stores in midtown Sacramento, so she gave The Bee's Cathie Anderson a tour of her Folsom store.
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Tour Folsom Button Up Boutique with owner Robin Bernardoni 3:04

Tour Folsom Button Up Boutique with owner Robin Bernardoni

NBC 3:12

NBC "Nightly News" anchor Lester Holt returns to Sacramento

What's inside Petaluma Seed Bank 1:06

What's inside Petaluma Seed Bank

No ark? Animals menaced by flooding find a warm place to ride out the storms 1:15

No ark? Animals menaced by flooding find a warm place to ride out the storms