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Sacramento State calls on campus community – including alumni – to wear green and gold on Thursdays

By Monica Stark

Sacramento State students showing their school spirit. Students in Professor Tim Howard’s public relations planning and management classes are launching a “spirit campaign” to encourage students, faculty, staff, administration, alumni... 

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Lance Armstrong's History Features

Farmers Market supermarkets experienced much success

Farmers Market supermarkets experienced much success

LANCE ARMSTRONG

The original Farmers Market building at 3810 Marysville Blvd. has housed Rainbow Market since about... 

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California American Portuguese Veterans Memorial close to becoming a reality

California American Portuguese Veterans Memorial close to becoming a reality

By LANCE ARMSTRONG

Steve Kanelos installs the temporary sign for the future California American Portuguese Veterans... 

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Corti Bros. building has had multiple tenants

Corti Bros. building has had multiple tenants

Lance@valcomnews.com

Corti Bros. has been the longest term tenant in this large structure at the southwest corner of... 

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Farmers Market supermarket chain had north area presence

Farmers Market supermarket chain had north area presence

By LANCE ARMSTRONG

The former Farmers Market No. 5 building still stands at the southwest corner of El Camino and... 

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Vic’s IGA Market closes after 18-year run

Vic’s IGA Market closes after 18-year run

By LANCE ARMSTRONG

Vic's Market Vic’s IGA Market in the South Hills Shopping Center in South Land Park has permanently... 

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Fulton-El Camino Park Police partners with Nextdoor

Fulton-El Camino Recreation and Park District Park Police (Fulton-El Camino Park... 

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Mission Avenue Open Elementary’s jazz band a rarity

Courtesy of the San Juan Unified School District Courtesy of the San... 

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An Evening of Comedy!: Arden area event to benefit numerous nonprofit organizations

Photo courtesy Johnny Taylor On Tuesday, April 7 at 7 p.m., Paul Mitchell... 

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Children’s bereavement art group celebrates 30 years of service

The Children’s Bereavement Art Group is celebrating its 30th anniversary, providing... 

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Dog Faces and Places

Photos by Monica Stark

Photos by Monica Stark Despite the postponed grand opening celebration for... 

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Council member names finishing the parkway trail a top priority, discusses fence removal

By Rick Jennings

Our neighborhood’s close proximity to open space and our rivers provide unique... 

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“Every Fifteen Minutes” at John F. Kennedy High School

By Lauren Akabori

Every Fifteen Minutes March 2nd and 3rd at John F. Kennedy high school were... 

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BSA Troop 259 to recognize four new Eagle Scouts

Court of Honor to be held on March 22

Photo courtesy Shown here from left to right are Cameron Vansoest, Abraham... 

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Faces and Places: Neighborhood smoke detector installation

Photos by Stephen Crowley

Photos by Stephen Crowley Thanks to efforts by the Sacramento Fire Department,... 

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Faces and Places: Community flow jam at McKinley Park

Photos by Stephen Crowley

Photos by Stephen Crowley Colors caught on camera: About a dozen folks came... 

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Janey Way Memories #130 The Blue Bayou

By Martin Relles

When my daughter Vanessa turned 10 years of age, I took her to Disneyland. Nothing... 

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What’s in a name: How East Sac church leaders name their own children

By Michael Saeltzer

Brad and Olivia Carpenter’s children Flannery (right), Asher (left), and... 

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Tahoe Park’s community center open again thanks to the YMCA

By Monica Stark

Lola Hammond and Thomasina Nicholson enjoyed cupcakes at the grand opening... 

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