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Sacramento Concert Band to hold holiday concert

The Sacramento Concert Band will usher in the holidays with their annual Holiday Concert on Sunday, Dec. 17, at 2:30 p.m. Traditional holiday favorites such as “Angels We Have Heard on High”, “A Charlie Brown Christmas”, “Christmas on Broadway” (Toyland,

Extravagant ‘Party for Change’ held at Sacramento Executive for St. John’s shelter

By Monica Stark editor@valcomnews.com Flying through a large hangar at the Sacramento Executive Jet Center, three aerialists thrilled a large audience as about 20 dancers in a sort of “flash-mobesque” fashion entertained at ground level, immersing the crowd from all

Dust off your Hats and Boots: These Boots are Made for Country Dancin’ at the Sacramento Elks Lodge

By Bia Riaz bia@valcomnews.com If you missed a chance to dress up and celebrate any of the Halloween festivities around the city, you will have another chance right here, just steps from the Sacramento River, in the heart of Pocket.

PorchFest, A Music Swarm

By Bill Laws bill@valcomnews.com On Sunday, Sept. 17, a swarm of about 50 Tahoe Park neighbors toted blankets and lawn chairs to Emily and Andy Schile’s 12th Avenue home. It was one of a handful of residents in the area

Music in the streets: River City PorchFest to debut in Colonial Heights and Tahoe Park

By Laura I. Winn Live music from over two dozen Sacramento area bands and solo arts will fill the streets in the neighborhoods of Tahoe Park and Colonial Heights on Sunday, Sept. 17 for the River City PorchFest 2017. Neighborhood

Fleet Feet Sacramento to Donate $10,000 to CK McClatchy Track Remodel

The owners of Fleet Feet Sports Sacramento have announced they are donating $10,000 from their after school running program, Project Fit, to the track remodel project at CK McClatchy. When CKM announced the new all-weather track would be constructed this

Letter: California Families and College Systems Should Take Steps to Protect Against Threat of Meningitis

Dear Editor My vibrant and talented daughter MaryJo died of meningitis eight days before her 16th birthday. It is the nightmare that every parent fears, but few expect that when it begins it can look just like the flu or

Camellia Koi Club’s 2017 Koi Show “A Taste of Excellence”

By Monica Stark editor@valcomnews.com       The Camellia Koi Club will hold an educational and fun event featuring pond builders, fountains, landscape and other vendors, artists and beautiful koi on Saturday, Sept. 2 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Asian supermarket to fill vacancy at former Vic’s IGA Market site

            By Lance Armstrong Shun Fat Supermarkets, an Asian retail grocery store chain, has acquired the old Vic’s IGA site in the South Hills Shopping Center. And work is underway to have a store of

Barrio Café temporarily closes its doors to the public

Photo by Stephen Crowley Sergio Barrios and Melissa Allen Owners vow to open next month, following alleged ‘callow behavior’ of their employees By Lance Armstrong Barrio Café, a less than 1-year-old business in the South Hills Shopping Center, shut its