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Stories on Kings’ support for coach Karl as muddled as his status

Feb 10, 2016

Will George Karl coach the Kings through the end of this losing season? I thought the answer was “yes” after seeing a front-page teaser headline this morning in the Sacramento Bee that said: “Karl Staying Put.” That impression was reinforced … Continue reading

Elk Grove News
Opinion – The dogs have heard the Trump whistle, and now they are barking

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Feb 10, 2016
Opinion – The dogs have heard the Trump whistle, and now they are barking



By Congressmember  Karen Bass |February 10, 2016 |

In 2005 The Economist introduced a new term into our political lexicon: Dog whistle politics. It is the act of “putting out a message that, like a high-pitched dog-whistle, is only fully audible to those at whom it is directly...

Elk Grove News
Elk Grove Police to Hold Community Meeting, Patrol Beat 1

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Feb 9, 2016
Elk Grove Police to Hold Community Meeting, Patrol Beat 1



February 9, 2016 |

On Tuesday, February 16th the Elk Grove Police Department will be hosting a community meeting for Patrol Beat 1. 

Personnel from various units within the EGPD will be available to answer residents questions may have regarding crime issues. Community beat meetings are designed to strengthen the partnership...

Living In Urban Sac
Federal Funding for Streetcar Project

Federal funding has been offered to Sacramento’s downtown streetcar project of $75 million if Sacramento can also contribute an equal amount for an estimated $150 million project according to the Sacramento Bee. An additional $20 million will also...

Elk Grove News
American River flows will rise to 3,000 cfs as Folsom Lake reaches 61% capacity

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Feb 9, 2016
American River flows will rise to 3,000 cfs as Folsom Lake reaches 61% capacity

By Dan Bacher | February 9, 2016 |

Anglers, rafters, kayakers and others who recreate on the Lower American River be advised — the Bureau of Reclamation will increase releases below Nimbus Dam into the lower American from 1,750 cubic feet per second to 3,000 cfs for "storage management" in Folsom Reservoir beginning tonight.

Elk Grove News
Cash Room at Elk Grove Walmart Robbed at Gunpoint, Under Investigation

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Feb 9, 2016
Cash Room at Elk Grove Walmart Robbed at Gunpoint, Under Investigation

February 9, 2016 4:55 a.m | UPDATED 5:22 a.m.

According to information posted on social media by the Elk Grove Police in the last 30 minutes, a gunman robbed the cash room at the Elk Grove Boulevard Walmart store in Elk Grove.

The suspect was described as Black male adult, 5'9", 225 lbs., wearing a white...

Sacramento365
Sacramento’s Crocker Art Museum Prepares for an Exciting 2016

Sacramento’s Crocker Art Museum Prepares for an Exciting 2016

 

There is a lot happening at Sacramento’s Crocker Art Museum as we head into the second half of 2016 - exhibitions include glass (from ancient Roman to contemporary American), photography, colonial art, sculpture and European drawings.

Talks, walks and the like are great ways to learn a little more about the art...

Sacramento365
Good Times and Great Ideas This Week In Sacramento

Good Times and Great Ideas This Week In Sacramento



Hear novel ideas and discover what's next with TEDxSacramento Friday afternoon. (Photo courtesy of TEDxSacramento)

Looking for adventure, date ideas, or just an excuse to get out of the house? Sacramento365.com has got you covered this Valentine's Day week. Why not get political with Bill Maher, learn what's next with TEDxSacramento,...

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Sacramento 2016 Niello BMW Corporate Run brings the party to Capitol Mall

Feb 8, 2016
Sacramento 2016 Niello BMW Corporate Run brings the party to Capitol Mall

Mark your calendars for the second annual Niello BMW Corporate Run on Thursday, May 26, 2016. The party starts at 4 p.m. on Capitol Mall, the race begins at 6:30 and the after-party goes until 9. This year’s 3.1-mile course takes you on a brief s...

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Time for humor amid political correctness

Feb 8, 2016

A little humor goes a long way in the cultural sensitivity wars. “The Daily Show” struck a refreshing note in its spoof on DeMarcus  Cousins’ objection to Year of the Monkey T-shirts that were to be distributed at Sleep Train … Continue reading

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