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"Hobbit" on stage honors original Tolkien tale in Folsom

Join hobbit Bilbo Baggins (Angela Reed), of Bag End in The Shire, as he adventures across Middle Earth with Gandalf (James Van Eaton) and dwarf Thorin (Brady Tait) to reclaim dwarv ...

Weidel on Wheels: Infiniti G37 convertible is a looker and a performer

Drive a luxury convertible with the top down through the somewhat rural Foresthill area, a rather sleepy town above Auburn, and one is bound to receive some long, gazing looks. A ...

Weidel on Wheels: Routan makes the minivan a fun vehicle to drive

While I’m no fan of the minivan, one has to admit that the 2011 Volkswagen Routan is a pretty nice vehicle. Put the Routan’s same essentials in a sport utility vehicle body a ...

Weidel on Wheels: Volvo’s S60 makes a welcomed return

Contrary to its reputation that can be summed up in one word — stodgy — Volvo has actually produced a vehicle with some real personality, attractive looks, and sporty character ...

Weidel on Wheels: New redesign makes this Kia sportier than ever

Toss out the impressive gas mileage and a sticker price that appeals to many, and there wasn’t a whole lot else that was convincing car shoppers that they should be driving off t ...

Weidel on Wheels: Impreza WRX STI is quite impressive

Ever drive a small compact vehicle that’s turbocharged? If not, it’s something to consider next time you happen to be out shopping for a smaller car that delivers big-time in t ...