Community News Picks

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

The Sacramento Bee
Colossal houses get decked out for holidays

Colossal houses get decked out for holidays

Jeff McNaught and Romeo Manzano also are opening their El Dorado Hills home for the tour, presented by the Assistance League of Sierra Foothills.

Perched on an oak-studded vista in El Dorado Hills, the distinctive pink mansion often piques curiosity. Styled after an Italian villa, the elaborate home looks like...

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Sac History Happenings
When did it snow in Sacramento? See dates, amounts and photos

When did it snow in Sacramento? See dates, amounts and photos

A chance of snowflakes and record-breaking cold temperatures are forecast for Sacramento this weekend, which makes us wonder: When did it snow in Sacramento? Snowflakes in downtown Sacramento prove winter is still here, Feburary 5, 1976. Sn...

Placer County Online
Roseville named one of top tech cities in U.S.

The Center for Digital Government (CDG) named the City of Roseville, California one of the top technologically progressive and innovative cities its size in the United States for 2013. This marks the third time in four years Roseville has finished as one of the top five highly ranked cities based on population in the...

Cowtown Eats
Dining News: Arthur Henry’s Supper Club & Ruby Room Opens Friday

Dec 5, 2013

Arthur Henry's Supper Club & Ruby Room, a grill-your-own steak restaurant in Oak Park, officially opens for business on Friday. I had the opportunity to check the place out on Wednesday night during their soft opening, and I think they...

Adopt a Pet with the Sacramento SPCA

Dec 5, 2013

On today’s Adopt a Pet, the Sacramento SPCA presents two kittens looking for a good home.

Placer County Online
Detectives seeking help to ID possible burglar

Placer County Sheriff’s detectives are asking for the public’s help in identifying a possible Granite Bay burglary suspect. A photo of the man, who had a black eye, was captured at the front door of a home on Oak Hill Drive at 11:40 a.m. on Nov. 6. Anyone with information on this suspect is urged...

Sacramento Magazine
Disney Themed Skate Night at Sacramento’s Downtown Ice Rink

The California Aggie
UC Davis design students to put up birdhouses for nesting birds on Saturday

Dec 5, 2013

Professor Ann Savageau’s sustainable design students created birdhouses with environmentally sustainable designs and will have their work installed on light posts along Lake Spafford in the UC Davis Arboretum, and in posts on the Quad on Dec 7. The birdhouses will stay up from Dec. 7 until Jan. 6. “ designed to...

Appeal Democrat
Elk Grove man dies in Highway 99 wreck at Oswald Road

An Elk Grove man died Thursday morning on northbound Highway 99 and Oswald Road, the California Highway Patrol reported.

Cheapo in Sacto
Sacramento Downtown Ice Rink 2013

Dec 5, 2013
Sacramento Downtown Ice Rink 2013

Sacramento Downtown Ice Rink 2013 - Ice Skating Deals for Cheapos

The Downtown Sacramento Ice Rink, located near the K St. entrance to Downtown Plaza, opened in early November.

Regular Hours through January 20
  • Monday-Thursday: 2 pm – 8 pm
  • Friday –Saturday: 10 am – 10 pm
  • Sunday: 10 am – 8 pm


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