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Land Park man’s best friend is Rosebud, the Bulldog

By Greg Brown

Jack Peyton and his English Bulldog Rosie rest near a bench in William Land Park. / Photos by Greg Brown If you’ve spent any amount of time in William Land Park you’ve probably come across Jack Peyton and his loveable 9-year-old English... 

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Lance Armstrong's History Features

Gunther’s Ice Cream to celebrate 75th anniversary May 16

Gunther’s Ice Cream to celebrate 75th anniversary May 16

By LANCE ARMSTRONG

Gunther’s Ice Cream parlor at 2801 Franklin Blvd. is shown in this 1949 photograph. Photo courtesy... 

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Sausage City

East Sacramento area was once home to Pureta Sausage Co.

<h3>Sausage City</h3>  East Sacramento area was once home to Pureta Sausage Co.

By LANCE ARMSTRONG

The Pureta Sausage Co. at Alhambra Boulevard and D Street is shown in this early 1930s photograph.... 

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Local man had role in classic TV variety shows

Local man had role in classic TV variety shows

By LANCE ARMSTRONG Arden-Carmichael News writer

Ron Gill holds a coat for Tommy Smothers on the set of “The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour.”... 

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South Land Park resident speaks about his Swiss heritage, lengthy career

South Land Park resident speaks about his Swiss heritage, lengthy career

By LANCE ARMSTRONG, Land Park News writer

South Land Park resident Ferdinand Morant prepares to cut meat at Morant’s Old Fashioned Sausage... 

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Ed Mauricio recalls life in Riverside-Pocket area in the 1920s, beyond

Ed Mauricio recalls life in Riverside-Pocket area in the 1920s, beyond

By LANCE ARMSTRONG

Photo Caption: Ed Mauricio grew up in the Riverside-Pocket area in the 1920s and 1930s. Photo by... 

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Faces and Places: Zoo Zoom 2015

by Monica Stark

Faces and Places: Zoo Zoom 2015/ Photos by Monica Stark Animals of all sorts... 

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Eight pound pup fell five floors, community comes together for pancake breakfast fundraisers

By Monica Stark

Steve Austin and Lucy the dog Lucy, a 5-year-old mix breed, mostly terrier,... 

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Sacramento City College dedicated new Student Services Building

Sacramento City College student services building A multimillion dollar state-of-the-art... 

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Sacramento Children’s Home under renovation

Sacramento Childrens Home The iconic main building of the Sacramento Children’s... 

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Matias Bombal’s Hollywood

Black Souls The MPAA has not rated this movie Vitagraph Films offers Italian director... 

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Two experienced young performers can’t wait for “The Sound of Music”

By Judy Kent

Child actor Milan Williams stars in the Young Actors Stage production of The... 

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Scientists cycling from SF to New York stop at Cal Middle

Teaching Cal Middle School students UCLA grads Elizabeth Case and Rachel... 

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Building a softball field of dreams at CKM

Photos by Monica Stark

Shown here is the C.K. McClatchy junior varsity and varsity teams. The Lady... 

May 24, 2015 | Continue »

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On the Curbs: Compton’s Market adding a full deli

By Michael Saeltzer

Photos by Stephen Crowley Shown here is a photo from last year's East... 

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17th annual Barbara Jeanne Hansen ice cream social set for Friday, May 29

17th annual Barbara Jeanne Hansen ice cream social Bring the whole family... 

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Explore new creative interests at the Hart Senior Center

mandala Art classes Hart Senior Center will launch a new series of beginner... 

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Land Park neighborhood nonprofits enjoy good turnout from the Big Day of Giving

Julia the Thick-billed Parrot was the spokesbird for the Sacramento Zoo's... 

May 22, 2015 | Continue »

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Matias Bombal’s Hollywood

Matias Bombal The Age of Adeline The MPAA has rated this PG-13 LIONSGATE... 

May 22, 2015 | Continue »