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

FOX40
Friends, Family, Others Gather to Remember Stockton Police Chase Victim, Misty Holt-Singh

Jul 28, 2014
Friends, Family, Others Gather to Remember Stockton Police Chase Victim, Misty Holt-Singh

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Friends and family of Misty Holt-Singh will be joined Monday by former coworkers, officers and members of the public as they remember a woman whose life was cut short during a police chase.

Holt-Singh’s funeral is being held at …


FOX40
Experts: Stockton is a Contender for Tesla Factory

Jul 28, 2014
Experts: Stockton is a Contender for Tesla Factory

STOCKTON (LA Times)-

Experts say California’s Central Valley, and Stockton specifically, is shaping up as a top candidate for Tesla’s new factory.

The Los Angeles Times says economists and business development experts point to Stockton’s industrial-zoned property, a …


Jeff Pellines Sierra Foothills Report
Our region’s “Beer Barons” show local craft beer boom

Our region’s “Beer Barons” show local craft beer boom

From the Summer issue of SierraFoodWineArt magazine: From the Gold Rush to Prohibition, our region was the West Coast beer capital. With easy access to mountain spring water, locally grown hops and barley, and refrigerated rail cars for shipping, it’s … Continue reading

Elk Grove News
What Have They Done Lately? Constuction Halt on Elk Grove Promendade Now in its Sixth Year

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Jul 27, 2014
What Have They Done Lately? Constuction Halt on Elk Grove Promendade Now in its Sixth Year

July 28, 2014 |

On or about July 25, 2008, construction on the Elk Grove Promenade came to an abrupt stop. The unanticipated and sudden stop of construction precipitated the Great Recession's credit crunch and the bankruptcy of the mall's developer, Chicago-based General Growth.

In the six years since then there has been much speculation on...

Appeal Democrat
Art studio may open in Marysville

When Southern California developer Lance Robbins bought the Hotel Marysville more than 10 years ago, his purchase of additional property across the street didn't draw much attention.

Appeal Democrat
Yuba City drafts ordinance to address aggressive panhandling

Aggressive panhandling in Yuba City reached a point where a lady in an electric wheelchair would chase people down the street to ask for money.

The Sacramento Bee
Chance of cooler temperatures, smoke in valley

Chance of cooler temperatures, smoke in valley

Sacramento residents can expect cooler temperatures to start off the week with a chance of smoky air because of the Sand Fire in El Dorado and Amador counties, according to the National Weather Service. A large cloud of smoke lifts into the air as...

Appeal Democrat
Linda subdivision homeowners may see special tax

Some 160 homeowners in a Linda subdivision will be hit with an annual special tax of $1,240 if Yuba County supervisors issue bonds for already-completed infrastructure.

The Sacramento Bee
Sand fire claims more buildings, but containment grows to 50%

Sand fire claims more buildings, but containment grows to 50%

Fire crews massed manpower and materiel against a stubborn Sierra Nevada wildfire Sunday as volunteers unleashed a major effort to save stranded animals. A City of Folsom firefighter moves through burned trees and ash not far from the origin of th...

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FOX40
California State Fair Wraps Up, Attendance Increased 10%

Jul 27, 2014
California State Fair Wraps Up, Attendance Increased 10%

SACRAMENTO—

Sunday night was the last night of the California State Fair. This year, there was a slight increase in the number of people attending.

Several new attractions, including Sacramento Republic FC, helped bring in a larger crowd this year.…


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