Tag Archives: South Land Park

Lincoln Junior High graduates celebrate 76th anniversary reunion

Event has additional significance for Japanese American classmates By LANCE ARMSTRONG Land Park News writer Lance@valcomnews.com Graduates of Lincoln Junior High School’s winter and summer classes of 1940 recently gathered together in South Land Park for their 76th anniversary reunion.

Del Rio Trail continues to move forward

By Monica Stark editor@valcomnews.com Editor’s Note: We’ve written sporadically on the topic of the Del Rio Trail and you can read archived stories on the topic by entering “Del Rio Trail” into the search feature on our website: http://www.valcomnews.com. A

Back in the game: Joe Marty’s set to reopen in December with help from your neighbors

Three years ago, Land Park residents Devon Atlee and Jack Morris sat around their friend Tom Walcott’s house, watching the San Francisco Giants. Half way through the game they started talking about Joe Marty’s and what a shame it was

Herbert, Inez Yee celebrate 70th wedding anniversary

Herbert and Inez Yee reached a milestone in their marriage earlier this week as they celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary. Their special day was observed with a Chinese meal with family and friends at Macau Café, just south of the

Over The Fence What’s next for the former Vic’s IGA?

What’s the latest scoop on the former Vic’s IGA Supermarket in South Land Park? The store was shut down in March and rumors are running rampant all over social media about what will take its place. If you believe everything

Over The Fence

What’s next for the former Vic’s IGA?

What’s the latest scoop on the former Vic’s IGA Supermarket in South Land Park? The store was shut down in March and rumors are running rampant all over social media about what will take its place. If you believe everything

Over The Fence with Greg Brown

Rail To Trail in South Land Park

The Del Rio Trail in South Land Park sounds like something John Wayne would have rode a Stagecoach through in one of those old movie Westerns. “Alright, pilgrim. I’ll meet you on the Del Rio trail.” The natural trail has

Vic’s IGA Market closes after 18-year run

Vic’s IGA Market in the South Hills Shopping Center in South Land Park has permanently closed. The 40,000-square-foot market, which operated at 5820 South Land Park Drive, had opened its doors to the public in 1996. And those doors were

Taking deliveries: South Land Park resident hand delivers donated clothing items and more to the homeless

About eight or nine years ago, Regina King lived on the streets of Sacramento suffering from alcoholism, drug abuse and humiliation. Today, Regina, now a resident of South Land Park, is married to Gina Backovich, has a 17 month old

National Night Out had great turn out in the south area

Thanks for a Terrific National Night Out. We had 23 NNO events in South Command. I was very pleased that my lieutenants either came in on their day off or worked late to attend as many neighborhoods as they could.