Tag Archives: Carmichael

Fair-themed fundraiser at a local storage facility

It appeared that the work of a fairy godmother was over at the Armor Mini Storage facility on Auburn Boulevard because for one night, a section of empty storage units were filled with tried and true carnival games, transforming the

Atkinson Family Services grows and expands in Carmichael with new building

A major transformation is taking place for the Carmichael-based foster care agency, Atkinson Family Services, a private non-profit focused on residential and educational treatment of special needs or abused children. For nearly 14 years, the agency was located on the

Daisy Makes A Splash at The State Fair

Splash Dogs is a nationally recognized dog enthusiast company that organizes and promotes dock jumping events across the United States. From Border Collies to Pit bulls to Golden Retrievers, dogs named Dexter, Murphy, and Rowdy, the “Flying Weenie Dog,” hail

Riverview II social club established in Carmichael more than 60 years ago

Editor’s Note: This is the second of two articles about the Riverview and Riverview II social clubs. Riverview II, a local, primarily social club that first met in the Riverview clubhouse along the American River in Carmichael, was established in

Riverview II social club has rich history in Carmichael

Editor’s Note: This is the first article in a series about the Riverview and Riverview II social clubs. Riverview II, a social club, which has always maintained its main objective of having fun among friends, was founded in Carmichael in

Birding and music at Effie Yeaw

It was a lovely Saturday morning at the Effie Yeaw Nature Center as children and their families were led down to the river ever so slowly as birds flew across the sky and chirped catching the attention of a captive

Artist Markos Egure Presents: The WKI Sacramento Mural Gallery Tour

Markos Egure is a local Sacramento artist. You’ve probably seen his colorful murals while taking your kids to St. Roberts School, swimming laps at the YMCA, or enjoying a kids party in King Arthur’s Castle at Fairytale Town. The murals

Carmichael area resident recalls his career in early television

Editor’s Note: This is part two in a series about local people connected to the early days of television. In continuing to relate his memories about his career in art, Carmichael area resident Bob Miller said that his involvement in

Local resident’s early love of art led to long career

Editor’s Note: This is part one in a series about local people connected to the early days of television. While meeting with this publication last week to share details about an art show that he would be taking part in

Annual Effie Yeaw Bird and Breakfast event set for March 22 and 23

The American River Natural History Association (ARNHA) and Sacramento Audubon are teaming up to offer a special weekend of morning birding trips coupled with wonderful breakfast fare on Saturday, March 22 and Sunday, March 23. This event, held at the