Tag Archives: East Sac

McKinley Village homes grand opening set for Sept. 10-11

Shortly after the grand opening of 14 model homes on Saturday, Sept. 10 and Sunday, Sept. 11, folks will be able to purchase a home, designed by the New Home Building Company. The project consists of 336 single-family residences with

East Sac’s Knott’s Pharmacy has relocated to Carmichael

Knott’s Pharmacy, an East Sac presence on J Street for more than 75 years, has moved its operations to Coyle Avenue in Carmichael as of Jan. 15. But worry not, faithful Knott’s customers, owner Steve Dokimos stresses that it’s business

Coming Up Roses – Sacramento Rose Society Helps Keep McKinley Rose Garden Blooming

On Saturday, Jan. 5, about 60 volunteers of all ages came out to help the Sacramento Rose Society with its annual pruning of the McKinley Park Rose Garden in East Sacramento. Kent Duncan, president of the Sacramento Rose Society, says

Sac State ‘Renaissance Man’ wins faculty award

Sacramento State Chemistry Professor James Ritchey is the 2013 recipient of the Andreoli Faculty Service Award.  The honor was presented during the California State University Biotechnology Symposium, Jan. 3-5 at the Anaheim Marriott. The honor recognizes a faculty member who

Les Baux Brings French Flair to East Sac

If you’ve ever had the opportunity to walk down the bustling streets of France or New York City, chances are you would encounter bakeries, almost one on every street, featuring crusty loaves of fresh baked breads. The good news is

New developments underway in McKinley Park neighborhood

From renovating the Clunie Center, to rebuilding the playground, beautifying the rose garden and expanding the Greek Orthodox Church, McKinley will be a neighborhood “designed by the community and presented by the community,” in the words of Councilman Steve Cohn

East Sac Give Back aims to bring communities together

Although it just started a few months ago with a Facebook page, new nonprofit East Sac Give Back is already making quite an impact in the community, including helping to raise more than $3,000 toward the rebuilding efforts for the

Pocket Little League Champions

Pocket Little League is the local little league for the Pocket/Greenhaven area. To play in the league you have to be a resident or a recent resident of the Pocket/Greenhaven area. Our team was a pure 9-10 year old team.

ValComNews.com Funeral Services Directory

Valley Community Newspapers, Inc. now offers a comprehensive directory of Sacramento-area funeral homes and other services to assist you through the burial of a loved one. The directory is available on page 7 of our print publications (the Arden-Carmichael News,

Horse loose in ‘The Pit’

Local barber John Waldren related the following story to me recently...