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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Singer Sarah Jaffe says OK to computers but no to pop mindlessness

Dallas’ Sarah Jaffe started with an acoustic folk-pop sound that fits most people’s ideas of “Texas singer-songwriter.” Then orchestral string accompaniment led to the synths and distorted electric guitar on Jaffe’s 2012 album “The Body Wins.” Jaffe’s new album, “Don’t Disconnect,” is heavily electronic and due in August.

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Walmart to hire 300 for Roseville store

Walmart plans to hire 300 employees for its new store opening this fall on Roseville's Lead Hill Road.

VIDEO: William T. Vollmann’s new book ‘Last Stories’ about love, regret – and ghosts

William T. Vollmann, the National Book Award-winning novelist-journalist-essayist-moralist who lives in Sacramento, has just published his first fiction in nine years, following a half-dozen nonfiction titles.

His new book, “Last Stories and Other Stories” (Viking, $36, 704 pages), is a collection of 32 ghostly stories set in countries around the...

Delta breeze delivering 80-degree temps to Sacramento

Delta breeze delivering 80-degree temps to Sacramento

A strong Delta breeze overnight has kept weather conditions cool Thursday.


Mysean Walls, 3, of Sacramento cools himself down with a garden hose in his yard near Broadway and Muir Way as the temperature rises above 100 degrees on Monday, July 14, 2014 in Sacramento, Calif.

Rocklin computer game company lands $3 million investment

A Rocklin computer game developer said Wednesday it expects to receive $3 million in funding from two Sacramento area investment firms.

Elk Grove police offer ‘Moment of Impact’ driver safety program for teens

In an effort to promote driver safety among teenage motorists, the Elk Grove Police Department will offer a July 29 presentation of the program “Moment of Impact.”

Three to see: !!! (Chk Chk Chk), Hold Steady, Ida Divine

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Rock/electronic

5 p.m. Friday

Cesar Chavez Plaza

Just like that, the World Cup is over, and there are only two editions of Concerts in the Park left this season. Oh, summer of 2014, where have...

Does your dog need a home spa? Luxury pets amenities new trend for homebuilders

Does your dog need a home spa? Luxury pets amenities new trend for homebuilders

These homes are set apart by their amenities — for dogs.


This May 13, 2014 photo provided by A.G. Photography shows a Standard Pacific Home's interior view of a dog-friendly home. Standard Pacific Homes is building and selling 27 new home communities from Florida to California and billing them as...

Rocklin computer game company lands $3 million investment

A Rocklin computer game developer said Wednesday it expects to receive $3 million in funding from two Sacramento area investment firms.

Alleged Folsom call girl Tichelman pleads not guilty, denied release from Santa Cruz Jail

Alleged Folsom call girl Tichelman pleads not guilty, denied release from Santa Cruz Jail

With her parents watching from the audience and a courtroom jammed with two dozen news photographers, Alix Catherine Tichelman of Folsom was denied release from jail while facing charges of injecting a Bay area prostitution client with a fatal dose of heroin.


Alix Tichelman of Folsom is charged Wednesday in...

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