Community News Picks

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

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Introducing Jennifer Lee, Neighborhood News Correspondent

Mar 15, 2015
Introducing Jennifer Lee, Neighborhood News Correspondent

My worst enemy is a blank page. As someone who loves to write I should possess motivation out the wazoo, but the pressure leaves me anxiously breathless and filling a blank page becomes the most daunting of tasks. I only really write when I experience moments of all-consuming inspiration or I have a fast...

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Introducing Andrew Gilbert, Neighborhood News Correspondent

Mar 14, 2015
Introducing Andrew Gilbert, Neighborhood News Correspondent

I was born in Atlanta on June 27 , 1995. My father Michael and my mother Lillian had been married for seven years with a 5 year old daughter named Mandy. Being a pilot, my father was gone away from home almost half the time leaving my mother at home to take care of...

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Cowtown Eats
Save $1 off Minta Matcha Lattes at Peet’s Thru Monday

Mar 13, 2015

Peet's is offering $1 off its Mint Matcha (a finely ground green tea) Latte thru Monday, March 16. On its Web site, it describes the drink as, "Authentic Japanese Matcha is delicately steamed with milk and your choice of simple...

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Urban Agriculture Group Aims to Put “A Garden in Every School”

Mar 13, 2015
Urban Agriculture Group Aims to Put “A Garden in Every School”

Growing Together Sacramento, a California organization promoting urban agriculture, is hosting a new collaborative, called “A Garden in Every School.” This two-day event, scheduled to begin on March 14th, is tailored to community leaders who can work together to build school gardens from the ground up. Backed by partners like Soil Born Farms and Slow...

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Dining News: Namaste Deli Replaces Tootsies

Mar 12, 2015

Tootsies, a popular spot for Capitol staffers to indulge in frozen yogurt and snacks at 11th & L, has been replaced by Namaste Deli. The Capitol Morning Report has the details: New owners Babita Chanda Becha and her husband Ken...

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Pizzas for only $3.14 on Sat, 3/14 at Blaze Pizza

Mar 12, 2015

Post by Blaze Pizza. Saturday is March 14, or Pi Day. To celebrate, Blaze Fast Fire'd Pizza will be selling their pizzas for only $3.14. I had one of the free pizzas that they gave away on their opening day,...

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Dining News: Food Trucks Coming to Old Sac?

Mar 11, 2015

Earlier this week, the City of Sacramento's Law and Legislation Committee approved changes to city ordinances that would expand the activities of food trucks within the Sacramento's city limits. (Some of the provisions require additional approval by th...

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PODCAST: Introducing Sactown P.O.V.

Mar 11, 2015
PODCAST: Introducing Sactown P.O.V.

This is the first episode of the newly titled Neighborhood News Correspondent Podcast, “Sactown P.O.V.”! In this episode, the youth discuss bullying and the pressures which the media places on them. Find out what the Correspondents had to say by listening now! Do you agree with the opinions that the Correspondents shared? Chime in...

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Dining News: Why Wicked ‘Wich Cafe Isn’t Selling Primanti-Style Sandwiches

Mar 10, 2015

Post by Wicked wich. Food truck Wicked 'Wich's initial claim to fame was it's Pittsburgh/Primanti Brothers-style sandwiches, which is basically a regular sandwich served with fries and cole slaw. Unfortunately, when it opened its brick and mortar locat...

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Tomorrow on LiveWire! Women’s Wisdom Art, El Dorado-Lake Tahoe Film & Media Office, and Chixx That Rock

Mar 10, 2015
Tomorrow on LiveWire! Women’s Wisdom Art, El Dorado-Lake Tahoe Film & Media Office, and Chixx That Rock

Tune in Tomorrow at 5pm If you’re starving for arts and entertainment, we’ve got the show for you this week! On LiveWire! we have Women’s Wisdom Art to celebrate Women’s History Month, the El Dorado-Lake Tahoe Film and Media office to promote their annual mixer, and Chixx That Rock fundraiser event all happening this Wednesday.     Women’s Wisdom...

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