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Man’s Attempt to Rob Market Thwarted by Customers

Apr 15, 2014
Man’s Attempt to Rob Market Thwarted by Customers

SACRAMENTO-

A man tried to rob a market after cutting the employee behind the register with a knife, but the store’s customers gave him more trouble than he bargained for.

Sakka Chanthavong, 34, walked into a market on Norwood Avenue, …


Sac History Happenings
Huge Big Boy steam locomotive coming back to life

Huge Big Boy steam locomotive coming back to life

In its prime, a massive steam locomotive known as Big Boy No. 4014 was a moving eruption of smoke and vapor, a 6,300-horsepower brute dragging heavy freight trains over the mountains of Wyoming and Utah. File - In this Jan. 26, 2014 file photo, sp...

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Frozen Body found in Abandoned Auto Shop

Apr 15, 2014
Frozen Body found in Abandoned Auto Shop

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A body was found in a freezer in an abandoned auto shop, according to Ceres Police.

The body was discovered by the building’s landlord Monday afternoon on East Whitmore Avenue, under a mile west of Highway 99.

The landlord …


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HealthCorps positions open to youth and older

Apr 15, 2014
HealthCorps positions open to youth and older

One of America’s leading advocates in providing health education, HealthCorps, is currently searching for new coordinators in the Sacramento area. These coordinators would be in ...

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The Real Deal : South (Menu Sneak Peek)

Apr 15, 2014
The Real Deal : South  (Menu Sneak Peek)

(Barbeque Shrimp over Cheesy Grits)
 
Over the course of the last six months, I've received numerous emails asking if the little Southern restaurant near Southside Park I mentioned late last summer was still going to open up shop. The restaurant, South, does still have plans to open its doors soon. In...

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Fire Destroys Mobile Home, Firefighters Save Chicken Coop

Apr 15, 2014
Fire Destroys Mobile Home, Firefighters Save Chicken Coop

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A boarded-up mobile home caught fire Monday morning, according to Metro Fire.

Firefighters arrived to an active fire around 5:00 a.m. around a mile away from the intersection of Bradshaw Road and Gerber Road. An empty mobile home burning …


Cowtown Eats
Free cake today at Hock Farm to celebrate first anniversary

Apr 15, 2014

Hock Farm's celebrating its 1st Anniversary today with free cake today from 3 to 4:30 p.m. In addition, get any of their house cocktails from 3 to 6 p.m. for only $6, which are regularly $7 to $9. Hock Farm...

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Sacramento Search Crews Return from Washington Mudslide

Apr 14, 2014
Sacramento Search Crews Return from Washington Mudslide

Sacramento Search & Rescue Teams could Head to WashingtonSACRAMENTO-

The Sacramento Urban Search and Rescue team returned home late Monday night from the site of the Oso, Wash. mudslide.

The crew was in Washington for more than a week, searching through the 1.3-mile debris field.

Task Force 7 …

Sac History Happenings
102 years after Titanic sank, Davis resident writing about mother and grandparents’ survival

102 years after Titanic sank, Davis resident writing about mother and grandparents’ survival

Joan Pope Randall is piecing together letters and mementos of Anton, Louise and 4-year-old Louise Kink, Swiss emigrants believed by some Titanic scholars to be the only surviving family among third-class passengers who went down with the ship on April 15, 1912.


Joan Randall at her home in Davis. Her...

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Starving Puppies Found Abandoned in Front of North Sacramento Store

Apr 14, 2014
Starving Puppies Found Abandoned in Front of North Sacramento Store

abandoned puppiesSACRAMENTO-

Five dogs are looking for new homes after what experts at Sacramento’s Front Street animal shelter say appears to be intense abuse.

A year-old male pit bull and four mixed-breed pups were dropped off at the shelter after a …