The Dignity Memorial Vietnam Wall is open through 8 p.m. today at Mount Vernon Memorial Park and Mortuary, 8201 Greenback Lane.
Plankton sparked a phosphorescent galaxy as he dipped his paddle in the water of the Yellow Sea on the night he landed at Kunsan, South Korea, with his U.S. Army Special Forces unit. On the beach, bullets kicked up the sand in front of him, a barrage of North Korean automatic gunfire.
Summer brings a more relaxed vibe to the theater experience by taking it outdoors. Most theater companies and venues listed below encourage patrons to arrive early, and to bring food and refreshments. And remember to pack a few layers of clothing because whether you're seeing Shakespeare up in Ashland, Ore., Lake Tahoe or even in Land Park, shows can cool off when the sun goes down.
Summer's sneaking up on us, so let's grab a map and plot courses to some choice concerts. While Sacramento will see its share of live music over the next few months, outdoor concert festivals and other gigs are a great excuse to sneak out of town.
Keilah Woodard is a local mother of three who has a passion for tracking down inexpensive and fun local adventures with her kids. You can find her reviews of the best places to go on her website, www.sacramentosidetracks.com.
Summer is synonymous with road trips, and we in the greater Sacramento area are conveniently located to reach the mountains or the sea for a glorious long weekend in just a few hours.