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Starbuck Out as Elk Grove Economic Development Director

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Aug 30, 2014

August 30, 2014 |

Randy Starbuck is out as Elk Grove's Economic Development Director.

An official statement from the city says "City of Elk Grove Economic Development Director, Randy Starbuck, is leaving the City to pursue other opportunities.  His responsibilities with the City have concluded.  Randy will be on paid leave through October 17, 2014, when...

Elk Grove Sports Corner
PG Loses Opener, Easy Night For EG

The post-Joe Catollico era of Pleasant Grove football got underway Friday on a bit of a sour note. The new-look spread offense couldn't do much against Rocklin, losing to the Thunder, 34-10.Two offensive turnovers resulted in Thunder scores: a fumble i...

Elk Grove News
Judge rejects Westlands bid to stop releases for Klamath salmon

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Aug 30, 2014
Judge rejects Westlands bid to stop releases for Klamath salmon



By Dan Bacher | August 30, 2014 | 

As members of the Hoopa Valley, Yurok, Karuk, Winnemem and other Tribes and their allies held a “Bring Our Water Home" Rally at Lewiston Dam Wednesday, a federal judge in Fresno rejected a motion by San Joaquin Valley agribusiness interests to block...

The Sacramento Bee
Elk Grove volunteers put community into garden

Elk Grove volunteers put community into garden

Celebrating its 10th anniversary, this garden continues to grow strong with its local support.



Judy Ludlow walks through the herb garden at Elk Grove Community Garden. The garden celebrates its 10th anniversary next week with a public event.

Elk Grove News
City Council District 4 Candidates Stake Out Positions on Elk Grove Soccer Stadium Proposal

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Aug 29, 2014
City Council District 4 Candidates Stake Out Positions on Elk Grove Soccer Stadium Proposal


August 29, 2014 |

As the City of Elk Grove's only council race for 2014, District 4 candidates will be facing questions from voters on a host of issues, least of which involves the city's high-profile bid for a Major League Soccer (MLS) franchise.

Although the city has been in an...

Elk Grove News
Ly Opens Campaign Office For Elk Grove City Council District 4 Race

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Aug 29, 2014
Ly Opens Campaign Office For Elk Grove City Council District 4 Race


August 29, 2014 |

With 68 days to go until the November general election, Elk Grove City Council District 4 candidate Steve Ly opened his campaign offices last night to a throng of volunteers and supporters.

Ly, who is currently an Elk Grove Unified School District Trustee, is one of four...

The Sacramento Bee
Elk Grove car and apartment arsons being investigated

Elk Grove car and apartment arsons being investigated

Two arson fires set close to each other are being investigated in Elk Grove. Cosumnes Fire Department investigators have determined that an arsonist set fire to a car and adjacent apartment building in the 8900 block of El Mirador Drive.

Elk Grove Sports Corner
Edmiston Takes EGUSD A.D. Job

Edmiston Takes EGUSD A.D. Job

With the dawning of the new academic year at the Elk Grove Unified School District came a change in leadership in the District’s athletic and facilities management department.


Retiring is Jim Smrekar, a former coach and teacher at Florin and Valley High Schools who has been EGUSD’s athletic director the past 12 years. And,...

Elk Grove News
Elk-topped Billboard Approved, Mayor Davis Says it Will Give Elk Grove ‘Character’

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Aug 28, 2014
Elk-topped Billboard Approved, Mayor Davis Says it Will Give Elk Grove ‘Character’


August 28, 2014 |

Aside from a discussion on whether or not it should be topped by a plastic elk, the Elk Grove City Council unanimously gave the green light to construction of a massive 76-foot high billboard at their regular meeting last night.

The billboard, which will be located south...

The Sacramento Bee
Elk Grove says Major League Soccer officials will visit next month

Elk Grove says Major League Soccer officials will visit next month

With Elk Grove purchasing land for a soccer stadium, the leader of the suburb’s bid to secure a Major League Soccer franchise said today that league executives plan to visit Elk Grove when they tour the Sacramento region next month.



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