Here’s a recipe to go along with today’s Lobster Tails story: Lobster Cakes with Sweet and Spicy Cilantro Mayo Ingredients • 3 lobster tails • 1 large egg • 1/4 cup low-fat mayonnaise • 1 teaspoon lemon juice • 1 teaspoon Dijon • 2 tablespoons green onions, finely chopped • 2 tablespoons celery leaves, chopped [...]
The Brubeck Institute’s performance in New York will be webcast today at 3:30 p.m. The program ”Jazz: A Language For Peace” will be webcast from the United Nations today at http://webtv.un.org.
Author Karen Bane of Mountain House will sign copies of her book, “Raising Tippy,” from 1 to 3 p.m. March 16 at Dog Bone Alley, 1342 Park St., Alameda. From “Raising Tippy”: When Uncle Paul gives Karen and her sister Kathleen a pet lamb, they have no idea what is in store for them. Playing [...]
Author Jayna Pirolozzi had released her new mystery novel, “The Resolution of Red Tears.” “The Resolution of Red Tears” follows the story of Daniel Patterson. As a law enforcement officer, he is no stranger to the unthinkable acts that racism can inspire in men’s hearts. His wife was murdered, his daughter’s safety is threatened, and [...]
Author Sam Quinones has just posted several stories from his writing workshops at Delta College on his storytelling website, Tell Your True Tale. There are six stories. “They’re pretty stunning things, these stories. Not for the faint of heart. Grim, tough, soulful (in some cases). Seems a lot like the town,” Quinones said in an [...]
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Vicente Fernandez has canceled the remaining dates on his “farewell” tour due to illness. Fernandez, the 72-year-old “El Rey” of Mexican ranchera music, was scheduled to perform Nov. 17 at Stockton Arena. In a statement, arena management said: “All tickets … will be refunded at the original point of purchase.” The arena will begin issuing [...]
The Blackwater Cafe, a funky music venue, coffee shop and community gathering spot in Stockton for 31 years, closed today. “Today is our last day,” Linda Frantz Anderson, in her sixth year of operating the cafe, said via text message. “It’s sad, but just another sign of the times.” Frantz, whose lease runs until October, [...]
Here’s a preview of the Sundance Channel’s “Push Girls,” which Tony Sauro writes about in today’s LENS section.
Stockton’s Chris Isaak is coming on April 6 to perform at the Bob Hope Theatre. He and his band, Silvertone, perform in Stockton for the fifth time in his 27-yar career. Isaak’s older brother Nick and his vintage country band open. Country singer Travis Tritt also returns to Stockton. Tritt, who played the San Joaquin [...]
A new show in San Jose has been added to the 2012 Madonna World Tour. The tour begins May 29, 2012, in Tel Aviv, Israel. The shows will include arenas, stadiums and special outdoor sites including the Plains of Abraham in Quebec and a return visit to South America as well as Australia. Shows at [...]