The Sacramento Bee

The Sacramento Bee Founded in 1857, The Sacramento Bee is the flagship of the 30 daily and almost 50 non-daily newspapers owned by The McClatchy Company. The third-largest newspaper corporation in the country in terms of circulation, McClatchy prints more than 3.2 million papers each day, read by millions more all over the world via a covey of Web sites on the Internet. On February 3, 2007, The McClatchy Company and The Sacramento Bee celebrated their 150th Anniversary. Over the years, McClatchy-owned papers have won hundreds of journalism awards, including 73 Pulitzer Prizes. Of that number, 15 have been coveted Gold Medals for Public Service. The Sacramento Bee is the flagship newspaper of the McClatchy Co . and the largest paper in the region. Its location at 2100 Q St. was once the Buffalo Brewery and its namesake "Scoopy" was designed by Walt Disney. It was awarded its first Pulitzer Prize in 1935 for Public Service. Since that time, The Bee has won numerous awards, including four more Pulitzer Prizes, the most recent for feature photography in 2007. The Bee's circulation area covers the Northern Sacramento Valley and surrounding areas: south to Stockton, north to Redding, east to Reno and west to the San Francisco Bay Area. The Bee is available seven days a week both in print and online (e-edition). Read more: http://guide.sacbee.com/2006/12/04/3/history.html

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Astronauts chat from space station with Elk Grove schoolkids

Astronauts chat from space station with Elk Grove schoolkids

A collective gasp filled the air of the Elliott Ranch Elementary School multipurpose room Wednesday morning as the countdown to a live downlink with the International Space Station began. Students watch as International Space Station astronauts Re...

Elk Grove buying 100 acres in bid to attract MLS team

Elk Grove is buying a 100-acre parcel south of the city with an eye toward building a long-sought complex that would draw Major League Soccer to the city, Elk Grove officials confirmed today.

Davis City Council calls for alternatives to military armored vehicle

Davis City Council calls for alternatives to military armored vehicle

The Davis City Council voted Tuesday night to direct staff members to return within 60 days with options for the military surplus armored rescue vehicle the Police Department recently added to its fleet and to review guidelines for acquisition of such items.


Davis Police Department’s new armored vehicle is stashed...

Roseville’s SPI Solar gets initial go-ahead for project in China

SPI Solar, the Roseville-based solar energy developer, said that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Xinyu Xinwei New Energy Co. Ltd., has received preliminary approval to develop a 10-megawatt solar project in eastern China.

Slight spike in temperatures before weekend cooling

Slight spike in temperatures before weekend cooling

Strong high pressure is building into the Sacramento region. A paddle boarder glides down the American River near Sacramento State on Monday, August 11, 2014.

The Mailbox: Readers’ recipe requests

That All-American crust

I’m looking for the recipe for the pie crust made by the All American Pie Company that’s used for the chocolate cream pie. Thank you.

Ronald Feil, Sacramento


What’s Cooking: On the side for Labor Day

Aug 26, 2014

What’s on your Labor Day cookout menu? We’re willing to bet that there will be some burgers, and maybe hot dogs or sausages. Or the smoker aficionados among you might be aiming for ribs or brisket. Classic choices for a holiday that traditionally marks the end of summer.

For the side...

Japanese rice updates the stuffed pepper

Here’s the thing about baked stuffed peppers: Plenty of people hate them. And when you consider the classic approach to this dish, it’s hard to argue. Tasteless ground beef mixed with white rice and some sort of tomato product? Not particularly exciting.

So we decided to create a version with...

Moist blueberry muffins always in season

Ripe, plentiful blueberries are such a highlight of summer that some of us are prone to getting the blueberry blues during the rest of the year.

Happily, imported and frozen blueberries make it easy to enjoy them all the time. In fact, if you’re really on your game, you can...

Davis City Council seeks alternatives to military armored vehicle

Davis City Council seeks alternatives to military armored vehicle

After hours of discussion, the Davis City Council on Tuesday night voted to ask staff to return within 60 days with options for the military surplus armored rescue vehicle the police department recently added to their fleet.


The Davis Police Department recently acquired a $689,000 Mine-Resistant, Ambush-Protected vehicle at no...

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