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Turtlerama set for Saturday

By Monica Stark

If you’ve ever wanted to join the mile high club, Saturday’s your chance with Zappo the Wacko at this year’s annual local turtle festival, Turtlerama. To be held at a new location – in front of Incredible Pets – Turtlerama’s... 

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Lance Armstrong's History Features

William Land Golf Course celebrates 90th anniversary

William Land Golf Course celebrates 90th anniversary

By LANCE ARMSTRONG - Land Park News writer

Editor’s Note: This is the first article in a series about the history of the Land Park Golf Course. William... 

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Hubacher Cadillac had long history as a north area business

Hubacher Cadillac had long history as a north area business

By LANCE ARMSTRONG - Arden-Carmichael News writer

Note: This is part two in a series about and related to Hubacher Cadillac. A large piece of property... 

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SMUD to renovate headquarters building, offer 59th Street site for redevelopment

SMUD to renovate headquarters building, offer 59th Street site for redevelopment

By LANCE ARMSTRONG

Editor’s Note: This is part two of a two-part series about the Sacramento Municipal Utility District. The... 

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J.J. Jacobs planted roots for north area’s Hubacher Cadillac

J.J. Jacobs planted roots for north area’s Hubacher Cadillac

By LANCE ARMSTRONG

Note: This is part one in a series about and related to Hubacher Cadillac. This month marks five years... 

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DMV celebrates 100th anniversary

DMV celebrates 100th anniversary

By LANCE ARMSTRONG

Among the most well-known organizations of this state is the California Department of Motor Vehicles,... 

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The Prospector Prospecting: CKM’s student run newspaper seeks financial support

By Carolanne Boughton - Special to the Land Park News

As bricks were laid and neighborhood boundaries drawn, Sacramento’s first public... 

August 29, 2015 | Continue »

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Faces and Places: National Night Out in East Sacramento

Photos by Ellen Cochrane

A heavily armored SWAT vehicle pulls up in front of an East Sacramento craftsman... 

August 25, 2015 | Continue »

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When We Were Colored: Retired Bee associate editor Ginger Rutland releases play based on her mother’s memoir

By Monica Stark

It’s Sacramento 1952 and you’re the first black family on your block.... 

August 23, 2015 | Continue »

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East Beat

By Monica Stark

Earlier this summer a homeless man known as Brian Blake by many neighbors who frequent... 

August 23, 2015 | Continue »

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Janey Way Memories #148 “A Good Walk Spoiled”

By Martin Relles

Mark Twain said that golf is “a good walk spoiled.” Contrary to that notion,... 

August 22, 2015 | Continue »

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Pocket Bistro closes doors to the public; will reopen in new location

By LANCE ARMSTRONG

For nearly five years, Pocket Bistro at 6401 Riverside Blvd. has served a wide range... 

August 22, 2015 | Continue »

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Matias Bombal’s Hollywood “The Man from U.N.C.L.E”

The MPAA has rated this PG-13 Warner Bros. brings us a revamped 1960s TV classic... 

August 22, 2015 | Continue »

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Greenhaven business provides absolute compassion during one’s final days

By Monica Stark

Pati Rader pinches herself when she gets to work. “Is this a job?” she... 

August 21, 2015 | Continue »

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Best BBQ & Burgers at Burgess Brothers

By Leigh Stephens

What are the chances that a couple of Sacramento twins would end up serving the community... 

August 16, 2015 | Continue »

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Over The Fence with Greg Brown

Track 7 Brewery held annual Chili Cook-Off Band leader and trumpeter Harry James... 

August 15, 2015 | Continue »

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Local artist celebrates 61st birthday by opening a new gallery

On Saturday, July 18 Gerry GOS” Simpson held a very special 61st birthday celebration.... 

August 14, 2015 | Continue »

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Matias Bombal’s Hollywood

by Matias Bombal

SHAUN THE SHEEP The MPAA has rated this PG Lionsgate/StudioCanal/Aardman Animations... 

August 14, 2015 | Continue »

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Elks Hawaiian Luau to feature special show, music on Aug. 21

By LANCE ARMSTRONG

The Elks Lodge No. 6 building will be the site of a Hawaiian luau on Aug. 21. And... 

August 9, 2015 | Continue »