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Two dozen protesters wearing yellow T-shirts marched through a downtown Sacramento conference room and chanted slogans Tuesday during a meeting of the California Housing Finance Agency's board of directors. The members of the Alliance of Californians for Community Empowerment demanded that the agency's Keep Your Home California program move faster in distributing $2 billion in federal aid for struggling homeowners.
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A notorious Sacramento property owner taken into custody last week on drug charges faces a second arrest stemming from the same raid on a motel he owns in the Nevada desert. Sacramento man faces second arrest following Nevada motel raid A notorious Sacramento property owner taken into custody last week on drug charges faces a second arrest stemming from the same raid on a motel he owns in the Nevada desert.
Democratic state Sen. Rod Wright, sentenced to jail Friday for being convicted of perjury and voting fraud, resigned from the California Senate on Monday but plans to stay on the payroll for one more week. “My Senate career is over.
Sacramento police announced the arrest of a third suspect in the May shooting at a Natomas park in which a man was killed and six other people, including a 7-year-old girl, were injured. Sacramento homicide detectives traveled to Las Vegas on Friday and took 22-year-old Avery Hill into custody.
Sacramento City Council member Steve Cohn stopped by The Bee Capitol Bureau on Tuesday to talk about the issues underlying his campaign for an open state Assembly seat. A broader transcript of the interview will be available in Tuesday's paper, but here you can watch Cohn touch on a few topics of interest.
Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation Tuesday requiring local agencies with depleted supplies to begin managing their wells. The state can intervene if necessary.
Enter to win a 1 ONE-DAY Sacramento Association of Museums Family Pass and experience the history of a Sacramento area museum. As Northern California's transportation and communications crossroads, Sacramento has a special affinity for the Pony Express , trains , cars , and planes .
As Aaron Edington pumped gas off Sacramento's 43rd Avenue on Monday, he questioned whether the latest gas price survey was true. According to Gasbuddy.com's latest gas price survey, in the last week, the average price for a gallon of regular unleaded gas has fallen over a nickel a gallon.
Sunday's cover story in Feast focused on Whitney Johnson, who's described as the current maven of Sacramento restaurant design. Her clients include some of the most buzzed about bars and eateries in town, including Shady Lady, Hook & Ladder, Grange Hotel and its Citizen Restaurant, and a much anticipated barbershop and bar coming to the R Street corridor.
State Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg, D-Sacramento, left, thanks Gov. Jerry Brown for his comments about about him during a ceremony honoring Steinberg, who is leaving the Senate due to term limits, at the Capitol in Sacramento, Calif., Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014. Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation repealing from California state law unenforceable provisions of Proposition 187, the 1994 initiative, later overturned by the courts, to restrict public services to undocumented immigrants.
A gunman and accomplice got away after shots were fired between them and another male in a vehicle on Fruitridge Road near Power Inn Road Monday Police: Shots fired at vehicle in south Sacramento, no one hurt A gunman and accomplice got away after shots were fired between them and another male in a vehicle on Fruitridge Road near Power Inn Road Monday Check out this story on news10.net: http://on.news10.net/1tYkqq6 Gunfire erupts on Fruitridge Road near Power Inn Road when a man opens fire on a driver in a vehicle during an argument. No one was hurt.
The film is available in Sacramento on video on demand through Comcast, iTunes and other outlets. It also is playing at San Francisco's Vogue theater Part cinematic Lake Tahoe travelogue, part dysfunctional-family drama, the new film "Last Weekend" carried other distinctions as well when shooting began in fall 2012.
A source tells The Chronicle that Triple-A Sacramento has filed to end its longtime affiliation with the A's, as I first reported was likely in May. That ends a fruitful 15-year relationship, and the River Cats could announce a new affiliation - overwhelmingly expected to be the Giants - as soon as tomorrow. This move was entirely precipitated by the River Cats, not the A's, who would prefer to keep their Triple-A affiliate 90 miles away.
Sacramento detectives investigating Franklin Blvd. homicide Sacramento homicide detectives are seeking information on the death of a man in Sacramento Sunday night. Check out this story on news10.net: http://on.news10.net/1s3lVXS Officers were called to Franklin Boulevard by Sacramento firefighters around 9:17 p.m. Sunday.
West Sacramento and Davis are scheduled to have large-scale development projects and projected growth which means more jobs during planning, construction and after completion. Tim Ruff, Eric Roe and Mick Schimmel recently purchased 27 undeveloped lots of B Street West, also known as the Good Project by architect Mogavero Notestine Associates.
FoodStock, hosted by Mulvaney's B&L restaurant and a collective of local chefs, helped usher in two weeks of celebrations of Sacramento as "America's Farm-to-Fork Capital" with a pig roast for 900 people. Twenty pigs were roasted in front of Raley Field's main entrance, undergoing a four-hour cook over a bed of mesquite charcoal.
Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 06:18 am
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