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River Park resident discusses his storied life as a former Israeli soldier and growing up in small town Ukiah

By Monica Stark

John-Michael Kibrick. / Photo by Jeffrey LapidWhen a youthful and handsome 24-year-old River Park resident John-Michael Kibrick enters the room, a feeling of familiarity and comfort fills the air as he smiles widely and introduces himself. On the surface,... 

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Lance Armstrong's History Features

Arden Hills was training place of swimming dynasty

Arden Hills was training place of swimming dynasty

By LANCE ARMSTRONG

Former Carmichael resident Mike Burton was once Arden Hills’ best known swimmer. / Photo courtesy... 

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Quick Lunch sign is a reminder of earlier times on Broadway

Quick Lunch sign is a reminder of earlier times on Broadway

By LANCE ARMSTRONG

The old, neon “Quick Lunch” sign still exists above an old restaurant building at 513 Broadway.... 

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10th Street Japanese area established more than a half-century ago

10th Street Japanese area established more than a half-century ago

By LANCE ARMSTRONG

These dolls are among the many Japanese items available at Sakura Gifts. / Photo by Lance Armstrong Asian... 

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More than 100 homes to be built at Sutter Memorial Hospital site

More than 100 homes to be built at Sutter Memorial Hospital site

By LANCE ARMSTRONG

The Sutter Memorial Hospital site in East Sacramento is scheduled to become home to a residential area,... 

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Mark Spitz, Debbie Meyer brought fame to Arden Hills

Mark Spitz, Debbie Meyer brought fame to Arden Hills

LANCE ARMSTRONG / Arden-Carmichael News writer

Debbie Meyer is shown with her three gold medals that she won at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City.... 

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Inside Our Newspapers

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Wings and Wine event to benefit wildlife care in Sacramento Valley

Nala B Horned Owl Ivory While Crow Wildlife, wine, nature, hawks,... 

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El Camino Fundamental High School Theater Arts Department announces its up-coming production of Kiss Me, Kate!

El Camino Fundamental High School (ECFHS) Theater Arts Department will present Cole... 

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Gym class gets new digs at Arden Middle School

By Tiffany Revelle

Students at Arden Middle School have a new gym, which they celebrated with... 

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Land Park children’s musician releases best album yet

By Monica Stark

Image courtesy Shown here is the album cover for Mister Cooper's “Pirate... 

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Annual Theater Series at Fairytale Town

Theater performances held March through August

Br'er Rabbit-Magical Moonshine Theatre Shown here are characters... 

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By Greg Brown

Run With a Recruiter Like to jog through the neighborhood? Interested in law enforcement?... 

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Faces and Places Chinese New Year Celebration 2015

Photos by Stephen Crowley The Chinese New Year Celebration Association and... 

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Sam Brannan boys win basketball championship

Sam Brannan boys won a basketball championship. Congratulations to the eighth... 

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Children’s book author to be a featured reader at Pocket Library

By Monica Stark

“Look at tiny Imani! She’s no higher than a lion cub’s knee!” “Careful,... 

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Preparing for some “Fun in the Sun”: Greenhaven’s Eskaton Care Center looks forward to a new therapeutic and healing garden

By Monica Stark

e Es Shown here from the left are members of the VIP gardening club at thkaton Care... 

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Janey Way Memories

Old Friends Earlier this month I shared lunch with a couple of my oldest friends:... 

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East Sacramento resident encourages young professionals to help community

Joseph Ramos of East Sacramento is a self-professed pop culture enthusiast and loves... 

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Faces and Places: Sacramento Ballet presented Peter Pan at the Clunie Clubhouse

Photos by Stephen Crowley Dozens of children enjoyed Peter, Wendy, Tinker Bell and... 

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