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Financial Aid Awareness Month helps students

At Sacramento State's financial aid office, there are many resources students can use in order to step over the barriers of the unknown. 

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Closed Schools Won’t Be Abandoned

Feb 21, 2013
Closed Schools Won’t Be Abandoned

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The Sacramento City Unified School District say schools that are closed will not be abandoned vandal magnates.

The district is deciding to close as many as 11 schools that are underused. But besides parents wanting to retain neighborhood schools …


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Penny Saver Shutters Sacramento Area Printer

Feb 21, 2013
Penny Saver Shutters Sacramento Area Printer

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After decades of deals, Penny Saver in Sacramento is done.

“We kind of sensed it with all the online stuff going on,” said employee  Jesse Morales. “It’s finally happened.”

Morales and his co-workers started getting pink slips last …


YubaNet.com
Olympic Qualifying Nordic Race Comes to Truckee

Feb 21, 2013
Olympic Qualifying Nordic Race Comes to Truckee

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Stockton Man’s Prosthetic Leg Stolen in Mugging

Feb 21, 2013
Stockton Man’s Prosthetic Leg Stolen in Mugging

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Stockton Police say a man was mugged Thursday morning, and the thieves ran off with his cell phone and prosthetic leg.

The 49-year-old man was walking near Walgreens on Madison Street at about 10 a.m. when two men approached …


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Charles Barkley Won Thousands for Sacramento’s Mustard Seed School on the Price is Right

Feb 21, 2013
Charles Barkley Won Thousands for Sacramento’s Mustard Seed School on the Price is Right

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Retired NBA star Charles Barkley went on the Price is Right to raise money for Sacramento’s Mustard Seed School.

“We brought all the kids into one room with a big TV and let them watch it and so we …


Elk Grove News
Mayor Davis to Hold Campaign Fundraiser, Birthday Party

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Feb 21, 2013
Mayor Davis to Hold Campaign Fundraiser, Birthday Party

Elk Grove Mayor Gary Davis announced a re-election fundraiser and 39th birthday bowling party via his Twitter feed this afternoon. The event will be held on Tuesday, March 19 at the Pins n Strikes bowling alley on Laguana Blvd. Tickets are priced ...

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Sacramento Amtrak Station Getting a Facelift, Needs a New Name

Feb 21, 2013
Sacramento Amtrak Station Getting a Facelift, Needs a New Name

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The downtown Sacramento Amtrak station is called the Sacramento Valley Station, but few people actually call it that.

Some call it the Amtrak Depot, others call it the S.P. Depot or even just the downtown train station.

The city …


Bamboo and More
High Country Gardens is back

High Country Gardens is back

Look what showed up in my inbox today: An email from High Country Gardens! Not even three months ago I thought they were going out of business and we would lose the country’s premier mail-order nursery for waterwise plants. Read more »

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Sacramento Police Tase Suspected Vandal after Foot Chase, Fight

Feb 21, 2013
Sacramento Police Tase Suspected Vandal after Foot Chase, Fight

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Police say they had to tase a man, a suspected vandal, after a brief foot chase and struggle Wednesday night.

David Lomakin, 31, ran from officers  along 16th Street near E Street after he allegedly vandalized several cars.

After …


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