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Opening Date Set for New Donner Memorial Visitor Center

Opening Date Set for New Donner Memorial Visitor Center

After waiting since 2013, the Visitor Center has a scheduled opening day.The new Donner Memorial State Park Visitor Center will open to the public on June 6, 2015. There will be a special ribbon cutting ceremony on opening day from 11:00am to 2:00pm. V...

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Davis Mom Fights Davis Basketball Hoop Ordinance

Mar 5, 2015
Davis Mom Fights Davis Basketball Hoop Ordinance

DAVIS- After receiving numerous fines for her sons’ basketball hoop, Jennifer Chapman is asking the Davis city council for a change to the municipal code language regarding them. “I feel that it needs to be specified in our municipal code, right now basketball hoops just fall under the category of merchandise, so right now...

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City Leaders Kick Off K Street Redevelopment

Mar 5, 2015
City Leaders Kick Off K Street Redevelopment

SACRAMENTO- City leaders celebrated the groundbreaking of a $55.4 million construction project rehabilitating the 700 block of K Street in downtown Sacramento Thursday. People who work near 7th and K Street say many of the storefronts have remained vacant for a while. “Honestly, if I didn’t work down here, I wouldn’t even wanna be...

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No. 70 UC Davis men rally to stun No. 75 Rice

   James Wade and the No. 70 UC Davis men staged remarkable comebacks today, beating No. 75 Rice 4-3 in San Diego in the first meeting between the schools.   Rice were on the brink of victory at 3-1, but the Aggies' Brett Bacharach ...

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Sick Calls Close Lincoln Fire Station

Mar 5, 2015
Sick Calls Close Lincoln Fire Station

LINCOLN- A pair of sick calls resulted in one of Lincoln’s three fire stations to shut down for the day Thursday. There are only two firefighters per station in Lincoln. City Manager Matt Brower says residents don’t have to worry. “We have a number of staff trained as firefighters and EMTs, we also have...

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UC Davis Pulls Ahead at the End to Win Big West Championship

Mar 5, 2015
UC Davis Pulls Ahead at the End to Win Big West Championship

DAVIS (AP)- Corey Hawkins knocked down the go-ahead basket with 38 seconds left and UC Davis held on for a come-from-behind 61-59 victory over UC Riverside on Thursday night. Josh Fox converted a three-point play and Hawkins made two at the line to close the Aggies within 54-52. UC Riverside then missed a shot...

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Dining News: Former Sac Bee Restaurant Critic (Briefly) Discusses Change

Mar 5, 2015

Blair Anthony Robertson took to Twitter on Thursday to give his first comments on no longer being the Sac Bee's restaurant critic. I've been off Twitter for a few days. Did I miss anything? — Blair A. Robertson (@Blarob) March...


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California College Students, Educators March on Capitol Building

Mar 5, 2015
California College Students, Educators March on Capitol Building

SACRAMENTO- Higher education students and staff marched on the Capitol Building Thursday to express their frustrations with Governor Jerry Brown and UC President Janet Napolitano. Brown is threatening to cut $120 million in funding to the University of California system if there are tuition increases and more out-of-state students admitted, but Napolitano promises to...

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Hunter Pence Breaks Arm in Giants’ Win Over Cubs

Mar 5, 2015
Hunter Pence Breaks Arm in Giants’ Win Over Cubs

SCOTTSDALE, Arizona (AP)- San Francisco outfielder Hunter Pence broke his left forearm and will be sidelined six to eight weeks after being hit by a pitch in the sixth inning of the Giants’ 8-6 victory over a Chicago Cubs split-squad Thursday. One of the clubhouse leaders for the World Series champions, the quirky Pence...

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Technology People in Bay Area LITERALLY Going Crazy Driving in Bay Area! Seriously

I live in the Los Angeles area but travel to the Bay Area fairly regularly. On April 2 I will be speaking to My Liberty in San Mateo. The traffic, normally, in the Bay Area is worse than the 405 in West LA during rush hour. Now the technology folks are going crazy driving...

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