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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Super agent Leigh Steinberg of ‘Jerry Maquire’ fame urges students to find the ‘kwan’

Super agent Leigh Steinberg of ‘Jerry Maquire’ fame urges students to find the ‘kwan’


Agent Leigh Steinberg, the inspiration for Tom Cruise’s role in “Jerry Maguire,” speaks to UC Davis law students Wednesday.

Arguably the most famous line from “Jerry Maguire” – the movie that took super agent Leigh Steinberg from sports-famous to dinner table-famous – is “Show me the money!” But in his...

Foresthill Bridge renovation celebrated

Foresthill Bridge renovation celebrated

The iconic Foresthill Bridge has received a face-lift, including a fresh coat of green paint, 220,000 bolts and more than 2.3 million pounds of new steel, part of a seismic retrofit that began in 2011. Visitors take a tour along the catwalk beneat...

Did a German shepherd get called to jury duty?

Did a German shepherd get called to jury duty?

Could this prospective juror take a bite out of crime? In this April 15, 2014 photo, Barrett Griner IV plays fetch with his five-year-old German shepherd, IV, in Bridgeton, N.J. Cumberland County summoned IV to jury duty. Her owner said he figured...

Foresthill Bridge renovation celebrated

Foresthill Bridge renovation celebrated

The iconic Foresthill Bridge has received a face-lift, including a fresh coat of green paint, 220,000 bolts and more than 2.3 million pounds of new steel, part of a seismic retrofit that began in 2011. Visitors take a tour along the catwalk beneat...

Three to see: World rock, shoegaze and psychedelic rock

Three to see: World rock, shoegaze and psychedelic rock


The shoegaze pop band WL – from left, Michael Yun, Misty Mary and Stevie Sparks – will perform Tuesday night at LowBrau.

Tinariwen

World rock/funk/soul

8 p.m. Friday

The Center for the Arts

There are...

CalPERS move lowers health care costs for Yolo County public employees

CalPERS board members gave Yolo County public employees a price break of about 15 percent in health care costs this week by shifting the county’s designation from being in the Bay Area to the neighboring Sacramento region.

What’s Cooking: Citrusy sweets for Easter or spring

What’s Cooking: Citrusy sweets for Easter or spring


Lemon olive oil mini cakes are layered with strawberry jam and coated in pecans. Change up the jam and/or nuts to your taste.

Maybe it’s the bright color. Maybe it’s the fresh, vibrant taste. Whatever the reason, Easter has become inextricably linked to lemon (and chocolate, of course). So we...

More veterinarians turn to prosthetics to help legless pets

More veterinarians turn to prosthetics to help legless pets

A 9-month-old boxer pup named Duncan barreled down a beach in Oregon, running full tilt on soft sand into YouTube history and showing more than 4 million viewers that he can revel in a good romp despite lacking back legs.


In this August 26, 2011 photo provided by OrthoPets, shows...

Calm before the wind in Sacramento: gusts to 21 mph in afternoon

Calm before the wind in Sacramento: gusts to 21 mph in afternoon

Sacramento’s weather on Wednesday is expected to a repeat, except for one thing: lots of wind.


Georgina Glimore stops to take a photograph with her cellphone of a tumbleweed as dozens fly across C Street near the railroad tracks during high wind gusts in the Capital City, Tuesday, February 8,...

Bible-reading programs in vogue, but fewer Americans overall reading Scripture

Bible-reading programs in vogue, but fewer Americans overall reading Scripture


Bonnie Grotheer prays after a Bible study session Friday at St. John’s Lutheran Church in midtown, where a group has set out to read the entire Bible in 90 days at a pace of 12 pages a day.

In their quest to read the Bible cover to cover in three...