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:

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Seniors First awarded $5,000 to help Auburn-area residents

The Placer Community Foundation, which make grants to communities in Placer County’s western region, has awarded $5,000 to Auburn-based Seniors First to help with the nonprofit’s outreach program for older adults.

Add zest to desserts with orange peel

When it comes to sweets, I have a surprising trick up my sleeve. And the best part about it? It probably won’t cost you a penny because most likely you already have it, but throw it in the trash.

I’m talking about orange zest, the thin outer skin of an...

The Mailbox: Reader requests for soup, ‘marriage bars’

Emma’s soup, please

I found out that Emma’s Taco House recently closed. I’ve had many good meals there over the years. I would love to have their recipe for the soup that they served with every meal. I hope someone can help me. I am sure others would love to have...

Prosecution rests after father of slain Cameron Park woman provides emotional testimony

Prosecution rests after father of slain Cameron Park woman provides emotional testimony

Don Hatfield, an acclaimed impressionist painter who grieves over the loss of his “brilliant and soulful and articulate” daughter as he now raises her three small children, was the final witness called by prosecution in a sensational murder trial.

Todd Winkler leaves the courtroom for a lunch break on Tuesday...

Pedestrian hit by cyclist files $3.5 million claim against Sacramento city

A midtown Sacramento resident who was seriously injured when struck by a cyclist earlier this year has filed a $3.5 million claim against the city, saying the city’s bicycling law is confusing and is creating a dangerous situation.

Hilary Abramson was struck from behind by a bicyclist while walking on the...

Sacramento chorus to appear with Scottish sensation Susan Boyle

A choir based at an East Sacramento Catholic Church has been selected to perform with Susan Boyle, the Scottish singer with the big voice, when she appears Sunday in Sacramento.

Boyle came to prominence when she wowed judges and the public on the television show Britain’s Got Talent in 2009 when...

Supervisors consider today moving Placer County fairgrounds

Supervisors consider today moving Placer County fairgrounds

Located in the shadows of thriving attractions like Golfland Sunsplash and Westfield Galleria, Roseville’s 81-year-old Placer County fairgrounds have been left behind in this prosperous suburban enclave.

Cooling on the way for Sacramento

Cooling on the way for Sacramento

High pressure is expected to weaken enough this week that Sacramento could see some temperatures that are more like autumn. Mary Bowers, center, of Orange County dressed up to compete during the Elk Grove Pumpkin Festival at the world championship...

TBD Fest seen as showcase for West Sacramento waterfront

Oct 7, 2014
TBD Fest seen as showcase for West Sacramento waterfront

West Sacramento’s TBD Fest on the city’s riverfront was largely incident-free with a smattering of noise complaints from both sides of the Sacramento River, according to the music festival’s promoters and the city’s mayor.

Music lovers attend TBD Fest on Saturday on the West Sacramento riverfront. The 3-day music event...

Between the Lines: Bee Book Club to host popular novelist Picoult

Things are unsettled for 13-year-old Jenna Metcalf, and she’s in desperate need of balance and closure. Jenna has lived with her maternal grandmother for the decade following the sudden and mysterious disappearance of her mother, Alice Metcalf, a research scientist with a specialty – studying the nature of grief among elephants.


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