Category Archives: Recent Photo Galleries

Faces and Places: Hollywood Park Neighborhood 4th of July Parade

The annual 4th of July Hollywood Park Neighborhood Parade featured a vintage 1920s fire truck, which led the parade through the streets. Dressed in red, white and blue, some residents and their families marched the parade route, while neighbors cheered

Every 15 Minutes Mock Drill at New Technology High School

Designed to enhance teen awareness on the effects of drug and alcohol related automobile accidents, Argonaut Park, which neighbors New Technology High School, was transformed the scene of a deadly collision on May 1. With a New Tech teen laying

Celebrating the past, present, and future through Aztec dance

Troupe performed at Cinco de Mayo event in South Land Park As the feathers of an Aztec headdress frames the face of the woman serpent, Irene Ramirez, a family of dancers surround their leader in a ceremoniously tribute to their

Faces and Places: Art show at Shepard Garden Art Center

Twenty-seven local artists participated in the annual Coldwell Banker Metro-Office art show held at Shepard Garden Art Center on the evening of Friday, April 25. Hand-picked by the Coldwell Banker Sacramento-Metro office, fine art – mostly oil-based and watercolor paintings

Faces and Places: Food Truck Expo Tahoe Park

Neighbors enjoyed each other’s company and good food from various food trucks on Wednesday, Sept. 25 at Tahoe Park. Just along the perimeter of the park was a large banner informing neighbors that the event will be held every fourth

Faces and Places: Greenhaven Lutheran celebrates ‘Children’s SONSHINE’

Families enjoyed beautiful fall weather at Greenhaven Lutheran Church’s “Children’s SONSHINE Celebration” on Saturday, Sept. 28. The free community event included pony rides, a petting zoo, a bounce house, carnival games, face painting and an opportunity to have fun and

Pocket Parade 2013

Faces and Places: The McKinley Playground grand opening

Thank you to our wonderful community for bringing back the beloved playground to McKinley Park. It couldn’t have been done without you. Since the grand opening, held Wednesday, July 31, so many children have had the opportunity to enjoy the

Faces and Places: Greenhaven Cabana’s Fourth of July celebration

The Greenhaven Cabana Club North celebrated the Fourth of July with their traditional activities.  The group started the day with participation in the Pocket-Greenhaven Fourth of July Parade.  Spirited lifeguards and members shared candy and club information with the crowd.

Faces and Places: Fire Station 11 held open house

Families met their friendly neighborhood firefighters at this year’s Fire Station 11 open house on Saturday, July 6. They reportedly had an excellent turnout and CERT, an all volunteer organization dedicated to educating and supporting the community in disaster preparedness,