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Lady Lions basketball win state championship

By Jim Coombs

Shown in the first row are the following: Haley Arakaki, Kelsey Wong, Alex Washington, Sara Shimizu, Kristi Wong and Jordan Cruz Shown in the second row are Jeff Ota, Jessica Kunisaki, Allison Feickert, Kamaree Donald, Destiney Lee, Gigi Garcia, Lauren... 

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Lance Armstrong's History Features

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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New documentary highlights historic Sacramento film footage

New documentary highlights historic Sacramento film footage

By LANCE ARMSTRONG

History Film Photo Matías Bombal, who has been entertaining readers of this paper with his movie... 

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Capt. Sutter’s descendants visit Sutter’s Fort

Capt. Sutter’s descendants visit Sutter’s Fort

By LANCE ARMSTRONG

Descendants of Capt. John Sutter – Ron Sutter, right, and Connor Glasgow – were shown during... 

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Locals share April Fools’ Day memories

Locals share April Fools’ Day memories

By LANCE ARMSTRONG

Edwin Hintz, right, could not recall any April Fools’ Day pranks that he was involved in during... 

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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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Over The Fence with Greg Brown

Rail To Trail in South Land Park

Director Jazmin Jamias and co-director Kristine Gerolaga pose in front of the... 

April 22, 2015 | Continue »

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MLK Jr. K-8 School students performed “The World Would Be Better” at annual ceremony

Photo courtesy of Sacramento City Unified School District Martin Luther... 

April 21, 2015 | Continue »

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LiLu handbag auction to be held at ACC in the Pocket

Members of LiLu are girls and boys from Sacramento high schools who meet throughout... 

April 21, 2015 | Continue »

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New Tech students beat expectations, help others for Senior Projects

Photo courtesy of Sacramento City Unified School District Shown here is New... 

April 21, 2015 | Continue »

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Levee Protection: Sacramento and American Rivers

By Leigh Stephens-

In a New York Times article (1979) Michiko KaKutani interviewed writer Joan Didion,... 

April 21, 2015 | Continue »

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Free yoga continues to grow: Tahoe Park resident discusses Yoga in the Park at McKinley and Tahoe parks

Photo courtesy of Yoga in the Park Shown here are yoga practioners taking advantage... 

April 20, 2015 | Continue »

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Cougar football gears up for annual rib dinner in the new stadium

By Monica Stark

Photo courtesy Alex Gomes is a new assistant coach for Kennedy's football... 

April 20, 2015 | Continue »

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Kennedy High School PACE program sets students up for Kennedy High School PACE program sets students up for success

By Alexa Mark and Kayla Toy, JFK PACE Class of 2017

The following were submitted profiles of Pocket area nonprofits. UCLA. UC Berkeley.... 

April 19, 2015 | Continue »

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Danish immigrant has rich musical resume

By LANCE ARMSTRONG - East Sacramento News writer

Henrik Hansen is shown leading a musical performance last March. Photo courtesy... 

April 18, 2015 | Continue »

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Pocket area area nonprofits gear up for the May 5 BIG Day of Giving

For 24 hours on May 5, Sacramento will again come together for a BIG Day of Giving.... 

April 18, 2015 | Continue »

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Janey Way Memories #131

The Picture on Aunt Margaret’s Wall

By Martin Relles

Janey Way When I was growing up on Janey Way, we spent lots of time at my... 

April 18, 2015 | Continue »

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Celebrity stylist returns to East Sacramento with more passion for style than ever

By Monica Stark

Photos courtesy Shown here is Jacqueline Gage, a stylist who grew up in her... 

April 17, 2015 | Continue »

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

Ice cream social gathering Bring the whole family to Friends of the Belle... 

April 17, 2015 | Continue »