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Our View – Time to Throw in Towel on Elk Grove’s Pro Soccer Dream

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Dec 3, 2014
Our View – Time to Throw in Towel on Elk Grove’s Pro Soccer Dream

December 3, 2014 |

In their increasingly fickle, some might say flaky, behavior, the Major League Soccer (MLS) once again deferred its decision on what city's would be granted an expansion franchise.

At an owners meeting yesterday, MLS Commissioner Don Gerber said the league will not make its decision on where it would expand until mid-2015....

The State Hornet
Sac State freshman follows grandfather’s footsteps 67 years later

When David Morse walked over to the Sacramento State University campus to enroll for classes, he had no idea he was building a legacy and making history as the university’s first student.



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Video – Cooper Takes Oath, Outlines Immediate Priorities

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Dec 2, 2014
Video – Cooper Takes Oath, Outlines Immediate Priorities

December 2, 2014 |

As the first Elk Grove-based California State Assembly since Republican Larry Bowler, former Elk Grove City Council Member Jim Cooper took his oath of office at the State Capitol yesterday. Cooper will be part of the majority Democratic caucus. 

Below is a video with Cooper commenting on his new...

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Who of the Six? Elk Grove City Council to Consider Applicants to Fill District 1 Vacancy

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Dec 2, 2014
Who of the Six? Elk Grove City Council to Consider Applicants to Fill District 1 Vacancy

December, 2, 2014 |

At their special meeting tomorrow night, the Elk Grove City Council will consider six applicants seeking appointment to fill the current vacancy for the District 1 seat.

That vacancy was created with former Council Member Jim Cooper's election to the California Assembly's Ninth District seat last month....

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Elk Grove Men Robbed at Gunpoint While Seated in Car

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Dec 1, 2014
Elk Grove Men Robbed at Gunpoint While Seated in Car


December 1, 2014 |

Two men were robbed at gunpoint early Wednesday morning in Elk Grove.

According to Elk Grove Police, the 18 and 19-year old victims were seated in a parked car on the 4800 block of Laguna Boulevard when they were approached by two unknown suspects. One of the suspects brandished a handgun and demanded...

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Elk Grove Man Assaulted, Robbed on City Street Late Sunday Night

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Dec 1, 2014
Elk Grove Man Assaulted, Robbed on City Street Late Sunday Night

December 1, 2014 |

An Elk Grove man was assaulted and robbed late last night on a city street.

According to Elk Grove Police, the 18-year old Hispanic victim was walking on the 8900 block of Rio Grande Court at about 10:30 p.m. when he was approached by two or three black male...

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Air Jordan Shoes Stolen at Gunpoint in Elk Grove Robbery

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Dec 1, 2014
Air Jordan Shoes Stolen at Gunpoint in Elk Grove Robbery


December 1, 2014 |

A would-be sale of athletic shoes negotiated on social media led to an armed robbery in Elk Grove on Saturday afternoon.

According to Elk Grove Police, the sale of a pair of Nike Air Jordan athletic shoes had been arranged on a social media site and a meeting place was selected....

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The Passing of an Elk Grove Historian, Tom Russell

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Dec 1, 2014
The Passing of an Elk Grove Historian, Tom Russell

By Connie Conley | December 1, 2014 |
On Saturday, November 29th, while helping his wife Sandi and others at Elk Grove's annual Dickens Faire, Tom Russell collapsed.  Hours later he passed away at Mercy Hospital. 
For those of you who never had the pleasure of meeting Tom, he was a genuine, caring...

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Secretary Laird Announces Release of Marine Protected Areas ‘Partnership Plan’

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Nov 30, 2014
Secretary Laird Announces Release of Marine Protected Areas ‘Partnership Plan’

By Dan Bacher | November 30, 2014 |

If you just yearn to hear proponents of corporate greenwashing and the alleged "marine protected areas" created under the Marine Life Protection Act (MLPA) Initiative spout their disinformation, you should attend the next meeting of the California Ocean "Protection" Council (OPC) at the Secretary of State's Office in...

Elk Grove Sports Corner
St. Francis Takes Third In State X-Country

St. Francis Takes Third In State X-Country

by Steven Shaff
St. Francis recorded a top-five finish for the third time in the last four seasons Saturday at the CIF State Cross Country Meet in Fresno.

The Troubadours finished among the Top 10 for the fourth straight season and became the third Nor Cal team to earn a podium finish at the Division I...

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