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Know your neighbor: The Candy man from East Sacramento

By Monica Stark

Chock-full of countless chocolate Easter bunnies and eggs, Andy’s Candy Apothecary, located at 1012 9th St., is a pastel-colored paradise decorated with kid-tested baskets, as well as slightly more “grown up” baskets. Just two months ago, it... 

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Lance Armstrong's History Features

Helen Keller visited Sacramento a century ago

Helen Keller visited Sacramento a century ago

By LANCE ARMSTRONG

Courtesy of the Helen Keller archives in New Zealand Black and white photograph of Helen Keller with... 

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KCRA Channel 3 first aired nearly six decades ago

KCRA Channel 3 first aired nearly six decades ago

By LANCE ARMSTRONG

KCRA’s radio and television studios were once located at the address of 310 10th St. in the buildings... 

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19th century pioneer graveyard no longer recognized as cemetery

19th century pioneer graveyard no longer recognized as cemetery

By LANCE ARMSTRONG

An old pioneer cemetery was located on a two-acre parcel of land at the present northwest corner Meadowview... 

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East Sacramento cemetery marker recognizes woman with unique Hollywood connection

East Sacramento cemetery marker recognizes woman with unique Hollywood connection

By LANCE ARMSTRONG

Tom Tolley, a technician at the Sacramento Public Library’s Central Library, assisted in research for... 

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Stan Atkinson reminisces about his award-winning career in television

Stan Atkinson reminisces about his award-winning career in television

By LANCE ARMSTRONG

Arden area resident Stan Atkinson became well-known in the Sacramento area and beyond for his work as... 

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Inside Our Newspapers

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Janey Way Memories: Remembering Catholic Youth Organization Basketball

By Martin Relles

Last Friday night, I watched my grandson Angelo play in a youth basketball game.... 

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Meet the candidates: Political forum at John F. Kennedy High School set for Monday, April 28

Candidates for Sacramento City Council District 7 and California Assembly District... 

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Faces & Places: Easter!

Photos by Linda Pohl and Monica Stark The Easter bunny also made an appearance at... 

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Helen Keller visited Sacramento a century ago

By LANCE ARMSTRONG

Courtesy of the Helen Keller archives in New Zealand Black and white photograph... 

April 17, 2014 | Continue »

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Know your neighbor: The Candy man from East Sacramento

By Monica Stark

Chock-full of countless chocolate Easter bunnies and eggs, Andy’s Candy Apothecary,... 

April 17, 2014 | Continue »

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New Brookfield School site is a place of much history

By LANCE ARMSTRONG

Pimentel’s Ingleside Café – now known as The Trap – is shown in this c. 1912... 

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KCRA Channel 3 first aired nearly six decades ago

By LANCE ARMSTRONG

KCRA’s radio and television studios were once located at the address of 310 10th... 

April 13, 2014 | Continue »

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One Big Family: The CK MClatchy High School Law Academy

By Judge Larry Brown

Here, Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye speaks with the Law Academy students last... 

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‘A Sacramento Burlesque’: Sacramento County Historical Society honored achievements related to local history with awards and dance performance

A new generation nostalgic for the revival of the burlesque emerged with a live performance... 

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Happy 100th birthdays, Albert and Mary!!

This month will mark the joint 100th birthdays of Albert and Mary Sarti, a Land Park... 

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THE SPYGLASS

By J.J. Millus

The Spyglass received such a well-written account of an Arden couple’s trip... 

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Stan Atkinson had a ‘career to remember’

By LANCE ARMSTRONG

Stan Atkinson, shown at the center of this 1980s photograph, spent about 15 years... 

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