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New beginnings: New mother leaves six-figure income to run donation-based East Sacramento yoga studio

By MONICA STARK

Nicole Sanoski strikes a pose at Evolution Yoga, a donation-based yoga studio in East Sacramento she started at The Table United Methodist Church. / Photo by Monica StarkIn 2003, Nicole Sanoski felt that yoga was frustrating. Having worked in a fast-paced... 

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Lance Armstrong's History Features

Crest Theatre’s history includes classic film showings, live music performance

Crest Theatre’s history includes classic film showings, live music performance

By LANCE ARMSTRONG

Note: This is the second article in a series about Land Park resident Laura “Sid” Garcia-Heberger. Sid... 

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Jimmie Yee remembers Sacramento’s Chinatown, political career, more

Jimmie Yee remembers Sacramento’s Chinatown, political career, more

By LANCE ARMSTRONG

Editor’s Note: This is part nine in a series regarding historic Asian districts of Sacramento. County... 

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Local artist speaks about his passion for creating public works of art in capital city

Local artist speaks about his passion for creating public works of art in capital city

By LANCE ARMSTRONG

Editor’s Note: This is the last article in a series about local artist Adan Romo. Adan Romo stands... 

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Pocket resident speaks about his familial link to first Transcontinental Railroad

Pocket resident speaks about his familial link to first Transcontinental Railroad

By LANCE ARMSTRONG

Pocket resident Gene O. Chan, who was born in the Sacramento Delta town of Locke, is a descendent of... 

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East Sac resident turns 99 years young

East Sac resident turns 99 years young

By LANCE ARMSTRONG

East Sacramento resident Mary C. Caplis celebrated her 99th birthday this week. Photo by Lance ArmstrongEast... 

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Jessie Ryan: Born to be an activist

By Karen Devaney

Shown here is Jessie Ryan being sworn into office standing with her two children.... 

January 28, 2015 | Continue »

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Wally’s Holiday Ride

By Greg Brown

Wally Clark is shown in the diver's seat of his antique red fire truck. / Photo... 

January 28, 2015 | Continue »

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OVER THE FENCE

By Greg Brown

Gem Auto Wash removes beloved neon sign Gem Auto Wash owner Reed Hollingshead poses... 

January 28, 2015 | Continue »

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Greek church approaching groundbreaking for major project

By LANCE ARMSTRONG

This artistic rendition shows the planned Greek Orthodox Church of the Annunciation... 

January 15, 2015 | Continue »

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On the Curbs

By MICHAEL SAELTZER

Ah, January 2015. Happy New Year East Sac Curbians! I hope 2014 was a good one for... 

January 15, 2015 | Continue »

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Janey Way Memories: Starting Over

By MARTY RELLES

When I returned home from my 2-year tour of duty in the U.S. Army in 1971, I had... 

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The Best of the Land Park News 2014

Dear readers, This year, the Land Park News has enjoyed bringing you stories about... 

January 8, 2015 | Continue »

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Over the Fence

By GREG BROWN

New Replacement For The Irreplaceable Daisy Mah? Land Park Rock Garden superstar... 

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Janey Way Memories: Returning Home – Part 2

By Marty Relles

When I separated from the U.S. Army in Germany during 1971, I opted to stay in Europe... 

January 5, 2015 | Continue »

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Pocket resident speaks about his familial link to first Transcontinental Railroad

By LANCE ARMSTRONG

Pocket resident Gene O. Chan, who was born in the Sacramento Delta town of Locke,... 

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Christmas lights in the Pocket

Photos by Stephen Crowley

Twas a dark and stormy night in the Pocket, but the lights were still on. So many,... 

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On the Curbs: Sue Brown reminisces of long-time career, which dates back to the ’80s

By Michael Saeltzer

Along with former councilmember Steve Cohn, District Director Sue Brown, shown here,... 

December 20, 2014 | Continue »

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Pocket barber donates haircuts each Wednesday to the homeless, listens to their stories

By Monica Stark

Pocket barber Brian Wong donates free haircuts to the homeless every Wednesday at... 

December 19, 2014 | Continue »