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San Francisco’s migration of 29,000 employees to the cloud is under way

Apr 21, 2014
San Francisco’s migration of 29,000 employees to the cloud is under way

Greg Sleter San Francisco has long been famous for the thick fog that at times shrouds the city. But within government circles, going forward it will also be known as... Read more »

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Bill proposes entrepreneurs in state government

Apr 21, 2014
Bill proposes entrepreneurs in state government

A bill introduced by a Democratic lawmaker would bring entrepreneurs into state government in a bid to improve outreach and interaction with small businesses. AB 1675 by Assemblyman Ian Calderon... Read more »

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Appeals court denies petition, clears way for high-speed rail trial

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Apr 21, 2014
Appeals court denies petition, clears way for high-speed rail trial

Tim Sheehan, McClatchy News Service A state appeals court rejected a petition by the California High-Speed Rail Authority, potentially clearing the tracks for a trial over whether the agency’s controversial... Read more »

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What does Kim Kardashian have to do with state government? Ask Darrell Steinberg!

Apr 21, 2014
What does Kim Kardashian have to do with state government? Ask Darrell Steinberg!

What do Kim Kardashian, Twitter and California government have in common? Most people would struggle finding the link, but Sen. Darrell Steinberg had no trouble during Carlos Ramos’ senate confirmation... Read more »

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Editorial: Secretary of state candidates on partisanship, fraud, Cal-Access

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Apr 21, 2014
Editorial: Secretary of state candidates on partisanship, fraud, Cal-Access

The Sacramento Bee’s editorial board met with the four leading candidates seeking to replace termed-out Secretary of State Debra Bowen. The secretary of state is California’s chief elections officer. We... Read more »

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FOX40
Robbery at Bel-Air Super Market

Apr 20, 2014

SACRAMENTO-

A late-night robbery at a grocery store scared several Easter weekend shoppers.

At around 10:40 pm Saturday, three masked men entered Bel Air Supermarket on Fruitridge Road, demanding money. Sacramento Police said two of the men were wielding guns.…


The Sacramento Bee
Beekeepers search for answers as colonies show up damaged after almond farm pollination

Beekeepers search for answers as colonies show up damaged after almond farm pollination

As many as 80,000 bee colonies have died or been damaged this year after pollinating almond trees in the San Joaquin Valley, and some beekeepers are pointing to pesticides used on almond orchards as a possible cause.


Bees pollinate almond trees blooming in the Modesto area in February. Tens of...

Appeal Democrat
Sweet dreamer: Candy Box business thrives during Easter, third-busiest holiday

Between church services and egg hunts, Yuba-Sutter has a variety of Easter activity options this weekend.

FOX40
Old Roseville bars hope for more business after mandatory cover ordinance suspended

Apr 18, 2014

ROSEVILLE-

Bars in old Roseville are waiting for business to return after a mandatory $5 cover charge ordinance was suspended by the city council.

The City of Roseville had originally implemented the ordinance to cut down on crime in the …


AutoGlo
Lexus hybrid sedan a luxury thrill, ditto the brakes

Apr 18, 2014
Lexus hybrid sedan a luxury thrill, ditto the brakes

Mark Glover’s AutoGlo car reviews also can be seen on the Business page of The Sacramento Bee’s website via the “GALLERY: Reviews of new cars” link at www.sacbee.com/business



Sacramento, California – Before telling you a little about the tested 2014 Lexus ES 300h sedan, I’d like to say a few words about brakes.

The ES hybrid...