Community News Picks

Editorial picks featuring items that are primarily of interest to smaller neighborhoods/regions or special groups.

Cowtown Eats
Dining News: RIP Marilyn’s on K

Oct 19, 2014

Marilyn's on K, the bar and live music joint, is closing after 16 years, it announced on its Web site. Marilyn's announces that it is closing after November 1st. We'd like to thank our loyal customers, whom we consider our...

AccessLocal.TV
VIDEO: Collins Five TD’s Sparks Grant over Monterey Trail

Oct 18, 2014
VIDEO: Collins Five TD’s Sparks Grant over Monterey Trail

Access Sacramento‘s Game of the Week‘s Will James and Jim Dimino have the highlights: Replays of this game can been seen Saturday, Oct. 18 at 11 a.m., Tuesday Oct. 21 at 7 p.m. and Wednesday at 11 a.m.  Watch on Comcast or Consolidated Communications (SureWest) Channel 17 or AT&T U-Verse channel 14 and streamed...

Cowtown Eats
Dining News: Sac Bacon Week 2015 Details Announced

Oct 16, 2014

The fourth incarnation of Sac Bacon Week will be held from January 19 to 25, announced Sac Bacon Week co-founder and Sac News & Review co-editor Nick Miller. Among the highlights: The Bacon Fest Chef's Competition will be held on...

Cowtown Eats
Half Off Any Beverage at Peet’s After 12 Noon in October

Oct 16, 2014

Looking to save 50% off your afternoon hit of caffeine? Peet's Coffee & Tea is offering 50% off any beverage made in the store after 12 noon through Oct. 31. Offer is not valid at airport, supermarket or BART locations,...

Cowtown Eats
Dining News: Sac’s Own Chef Keith Breedlove Appears on Guy’s Grocery Games on Sunday

Oct 15, 2014

pic.twitter.com/rFyxCipE8t — Chef Keith (@CulinerdyK) October 6, 2014 Chef Keith Breedlove, proprietor of The Culinerdy Cruzer, will compete on Food Network's Guy's Grocery Games on Sunday, Oct. 19 at 8 p.m. Food Network describes the episode like this: The chefs...


AccessLocal.TV
Sacramento’s outreach to stop human trafficking

Oct 15, 2014
Sacramento’s outreach to stop human trafficking

According to Sacramento Poster Outreach 2 Stop Trafficking, the FBI considers Sacramento a major hub of sex trafficking of minors, as young as 12 years of age. This problem is continuing to grow so the community of Sacramento has developed new programs that will hopefully decrease the numbers of human trafficking cases. By informing people...

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Cowtown Eats
Dining News: Sticky Fingers BBQ To Become Sticky Gator BBQ

Oct 14, 2014

Before I get into today's post, an apology to Cowtown Eats readers. I messed up on Monday's post. I assumed a restaurant had opened because it had Yelp reviews, when it in fact had not. An incorrect post was up...

AccessLocal.TV
Power of Creative Writing: 916 INK

Oct 14, 2014
Power of Creative Writing: 916 INK

916 INK is a organization which seeks to attain literary benefits for children and young adults. Their aim is to increase the literacy rates at an early age. Encouraging academic growth, a part of the reading and writing process, plays a helpful role where one can improve and succeed. This organization specializes mostly in creative...

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AccessLocal.TV
Musical Youth- Part 1 on Listen Up! Sacramento

Oct 14, 2014
Musical Youth- Part 1 on Listen Up! Sacramento

Musical Youth- Part 1 Listen Up! Sacramento has featured many young musicians over the years. These creative and musically talented kids have often been seen performing at the Jammies and Skip’s Stairway to Stardom. Most of them have now grown up and gone off to college or pursued their careers and are now young...

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AccessLocal.TV
VIDEO: Small steps can be the difference for a bigger change

Oct 14, 2014
VIDEO: Small steps can be the difference for a bigger change

People Improving Communities through Organizing met with locals at Mt. Sinai Baptist Church to discuss how the issues in Ferguson, Missouri have a greater impact on Sacramento than people believe. Our local midterm election taking place November 4,  should become an eye opener as Proposition 47 can affect the way law enforcement around America...

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