Community News Picks

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

Cowtown Eats
Dining News: Sac Bacon Fest Kicked Off on Monday

Jan 19, 2015

Sac Bacon Fest, the popular annual weeklong celebration of cured pork belly, kicked off on Monday night with a party at Hook & Ladder. Spotted at the party were Sac Bacon Fest founders Brian Guido and Nick Miller, Hook &...

Cowtown Eats
Free Cup of Organic Peerless Coffee at Ettore’s on Mondays in January

Jan 16, 2015

Enjoy a free cup of ORGANIC Peerless Coffee at Ettore's every Monday in January. We love our coffee! Peerless... http://t.co/1TGV9BiNPD — Ettore's (@ettoresbakery) January 12, 2015 While you're there, make sure you grab one of their delicious baked goods. Ettore's...


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Dining News: Opening Dates for Empress, New Magpie, Iron Horse Tavern

Jan 15, 2015

If you read the 32 Sacramento Restaurants Opening in 2014 post earlier this year, you'd already know about these restaurants, but the Sac Bee duo of Chris Macias and Allen Pierleoni have updated some of the expected opening dates: Empress...

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Tensions Between People of Color and Police Could Persist in 2015

Jan 15, 2015
Tensions Between People of Color and Police Could Persist in 2015

The tensions between law enforcement and people of color are definitely going to be present in 2015. Just because a new year has arisen and resolutions fill the air does not mean that society has fixed itself. The relationship between people of color and police brutality seems to be an issue that rises and...

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2014 was the year of local Urban Agriculture in Sacramento

2014 was the year of local Urban Agriculture in Sacramento

My neighborhood, which is South Oak Park, is considered a food desert. That means affordable and nutritious food is difficult to obtain in my community, without transportation. But some residents have sparked solutions inside to this problem. One of the solutions is urban farming, which is bringing back agriculture into neighborhoods, such as mine. Urban farming is...

Cowtown Eats
Dining News: Dine Dowtown Starts on Thursday

Jan 14, 2015

For the next 10 days, restaurant enthusiasts who are on a budget get to eat at some of Sacramento's finest restaurants for a little less. From Thursday, January 15 to Saturday, January 24, you can get a 3 course meal...

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Today at 5pm on LiveWire! Society for The Blind & Kawasaki Disease Foundation

Jan 14, 2015
Today at 5pm on LiveWire! Society for The Blind & Kawasaki Disease Foundation

We are celebrating two non profits for nationally recognized causes in January. The Society for the Blind will talk about Braille literacy and the Kawasaki Disease Foundation will share the importance of blood transfusions. Both 501(c)3 non-profits are from Sacramento. In their 60th year of service to the Sacramento region and Northern California, the...

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Cowtown Eats
Save $1 on a Latte at Starbucks Through Monday, January 19

Jan 14, 2015

If you use the Starbucks app to pay for your caffine fix, occasionally, they send you a message with a money-saving deal. Through January 19, you can save $1 on a Cafe Latte from Starbucks. You must pay with your...

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Health Care Forum in Sacramento This Thursday

Jan 14, 2015
Health Care Forum in Sacramento This Thursday

El Dorado, Yolo, Placer, and Sacramento Counties all have something in common; they all have  high populations of low-income families that do not have access to proper health care. To discuss this issue, on January 15th, the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco is holding a Regional Health Care Forum located at the Sierra Health...

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Dining News: Krush Burger Announces Newest Location

Jan 13, 2015

It's official! Krush Burger Rocklin Opening Soon! Across from Blue Oaks Century Theater -#krushrocklin #rocklinca #rocklin #roseville #krushburger #burgers A photo posted by Davin Vculek (@krush_davin) on Jan 8, 2015 at 5:24pm PST Krush Burger has come...

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