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Foresthill Bridge renovation celebrated

Foresthill Bridge renovation celebrated

The Foresthill Bridge has received a face-lift, including a fresh coat of green paint, 220,000 bolts and more than 2.3 million pounds of new steel, part of a seismic retrofit that began in 2011.


The Foresthill Bridge, post-renovation, looks like a million bucks – actually $74 million, which is what...

Elk Grove News
Chew’s Reviews – ‘Under The Skin’ and ‘Transcendence’

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Apr 17, 2014
Chew’s Reviews – ‘Under The Skin’ and ‘Transcendence’


By Gary Chew | April 17, 2014 |
“Under The Skin” lingers only briefly on the dermatological. But the dermis is important to this rather unique film by Jonathan Glazer. The English director and writer blew me away with his 2000 film that hangs in my memory so well: “Sexy Beast.”
With that...

Davis Vanguard
Election Digest: Congressman Thompson Endorses Dodd

Election Digest: Congressman Thompson Endorses Dodd

Rep. Mike Thompson Endorses Bill Dodd For State Assembly Napa County Supervisor and 4th Assembly District candidate Bill Dodd today announced that long-time Congressman Mike Thompson (D-St. Helena) has endorsed his bid for State Assembly. “Working closely with Bill Dodd for the past 15 years to solve big, difficult issues facing our community, I...

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FOX40
Traffic Monitoring Center Not Ready in Time for ‘Fix 50′ Project

Apr 16, 2014

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The first stage of the Fix 50 project and its promise of clogged side streets parallel to the W-X freeway is bound to mean no fun for real eastbound drivers.

Casey Laws already has a low opinion of traffic …


Elk Grove Sports Corner
EG Nips Buchanan, Gains Boras Finale

EG Nips Buchanan, Gains Boras Finale

Elk Grove junior left-hander Chris Martin tossed a complete game three-hit gem Wednesday night to lead the Herd to the Northern California championship game of the Boras Baseball Classic for the second year in a row. Martin confounded Buchanan High Sch...

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Sutter County Settles Wrongful Inmate Death Case

Apr 16, 2014
Sutter County Settles Wrongful Inmate Death Case

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For the Prasad family, this month’s news has been a long time coming.

January 28, 2011, Mary Prasad got a call that her son Nathan was on life-support. What she didn’t know at that time, was how he …


AccessLocal.TV
“Chopstick 2014″

Apr 16, 2014
“Chopstick 2014″

“Chopstick 2014” Go on a space odyssey with Chopstick (Andrew Wayne) as he takes the controls and creates a unique musical atmosphere. Chopstick is known ...

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Council to Consider Proposals to Renovate Sacramento Community Center Theater

Apr 16, 2014

SACRAMENTO –

The Sacramento Community Center Theater could be renovated in the near future. The city has three proposals that the council will consider Thursday evening.

Fran Halbakken, the assistant to the city manager, says the first proposal would cost


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Mayor Johnson to be President of U.S. Conference of Mayors

Apr 16, 2014

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Mayor Kevin Johnson will become the 72nd President of the United States Conference of Mayors (USCM) after serving as the conference’s vice president for the past year.

“I’m just so excited. I’m nervous. I’m thrilled,” Georgia West, Kevin Johnson’s …


Elk Grove News
Study Shows Elk Grove Drivers Pay Higher Than Statewide Average Car Insurance Premiums

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Apr 16, 2014
Study Shows Elk Grove Drivers Pay Higher Than Statewide Average Car Insurance Premiums


April 16, 2016 |

In a recently released study looking at car insurance premiums in California, Elk Grove drivers were found to be paying higher rates than the statewide average.

The study, which was conducted and released by Wallet News, found that auto insurance policy holders in Elk Grove were paying on average...