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Acting Governor Torlakson Declares State of Emergency in Los Angeles and Monterey Counties

Jul 26, 2016

SACRAMENTO, Calif. July 26, 2016 - Acting Governor Tom Torlakson today issued emergency proclamations for Los Angeles and Monterey counties due to the effects of the Sand and Soberanes fires, which have burned tens of thousands of acres of land, threatened thousands of homes and other structures and caused the evacuation of residents.

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Sacramento’s sidewalks are no place for bicyclists

Jul 26, 2016

The fellow at my athletic club was outraged. He had been involved in a bike accident on a sidewalk adjacent to the state Capitol in downtown Sacramento. A stupid pedestrian, he said, was yakking away on his cellphone, not watching … Continue reading

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Soberanes Fire satellite image

Jul 25, 2016
Soberanes Fire satellite image

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Sand Fire Burn Scar (satellite imagery)

Jul 25, 2016
Sand Fire Burn Scar (satellite imagery)

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FEMA Fire Management Assistance Granted For Sand Fire

Jul 25, 2016

OAKLAND, Calif. July 25, 2016 - The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has authorized the use of federal funds to assist the state of California to combat the Sand Fire burning in Los Angeles County.

On July 23, 2016, the State of California submitted a request for a Fire Management...

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Transformers – The Movie 30th Anniversary Edition Will Be Released on Blu-ray on September 13th

Transformers – The Movie 30th Anniversary Edition Will Be Released on Blu-ray on September 13th


Shout! Factory, a multi-platform media company, and Hasbro Studios announced a strategic distribution collaboration to bring the iconic animated feature, Transformers - The Movie to the home entertainment marketplace in the U.S. and Canada. This full-length animated adventure boasts the voice talent of Orson Welles in his final role and...

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End July at these Sacramento Events!

End July at these Sacramento Events!



Finish up your July celebrating the Delta's pear harvest! (Photo courtesy of the Courtland Pear Fair.)

Looking for things to do this week? Make it a summer night with Sacramento365's Top 6 Events list below:

 

 

 

National Junior Olympic Track and Field Championships
Sacramento State Hornet Stadium
Mon 7/25 - Sun 7/31

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Fuelling the fire: new coal technologies spell disaster for climate

Jul 25, 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C. July 25, 2016 - A new report by Friends of the Earth International demonstrates how Underground Coal Gasification -- or UCG -- and Coal Chemical technologies threaten to destabilise the earth’s climate and irreversibly damage local environments.

The report, launched today, comes in the wake of UCG being banned in Queensland, Australia. There...

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As California ages, demand soars for geriatricians

Jul 25, 2016

As California ages, demands soars for geriatricians. from California Health Report on Vimeo. The post As California ages, demand soars for geriatricians appeared first on California Health Report.

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Central Valley Heat Wave Means Extra Caution With Kids in Hot Cars

Jul 25, 2016

July 25, 2016 - Yesterday in Dallas, a three year old boy lost his life in a car during 100 degree heat. It will be much hotter than that in the Central Valley for the rest of the week, just the type of weather that can seriously injure or kill a child trapped...

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