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Best Places For Your Dog To Enjoy The Day Outdoors In Sacramento

Whether relaxing together over breakfast or a brew on a sunny patio, swimming and hiking along the river or participating in the Doggy Dash, there are many places in Sacramento that will help get you on the fast track to canine happiness.

03/27/2015

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Best Rainy Day Bars In Sacramento

Clearly the most important attribute a bar can have on a rainy day is a roof. When it’s pouring outside people seek a warm welcoming environment where they can relax while waiting for things to calm down on the outside. It’s also going to be helpful if you can obtain a decent bite to eat and a tasty libation while trying to stay dry. The following bars have built a reputation for knowing how to treat all who pass through their doors.

03/26/2015

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Best Bars Near Raley Field To Take In Opening Day

Headed to Raley Field for the opening day of the Rivercats season? Be sure to check out one of these bars near West Sacramento to keep the opening day fun going after the game is over.

03/25/2015

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Five Must-Visit Baseball Stadiums In The USA

The history, architecture and the fans are what make going to a baseball game an exciting adventure. All of these factor into what helps some of these stadiums make the must-see lists for all baseball fans.

03/24/2015

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Best Bakeries In Sacramento For Passover Desserts

Bubbie’s Love serves up a luscious frozen strawberry meringue torte for Passover; also check out Freeport Bakery’s almond roulade with apricot mousse.

03/18/2015

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Top Places To Buy April Fools’ Day Gag Gifts In Sacramento

Shock and guffaw your target with a gadget that makes their car shriek, candy that tastes like old fish, a personalized telegram by a Hairy Fairy, murderous cats, bloody faux body parts or a workout plan for drinkers called “Bacardio.”

03/17/2015

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Best 2015 Spring Theater Productions In Sacramento

Sacramento’s talented thespians bring intrigue, real-life drama, operatic satire and explosive humor to these exciting and provocative productions in the spring of 2015.

03/16/2015

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Best National Parks Near Sacramento

For a wonderful day of entertainment and history, nearby national parks are a natural for visiting.

03/14/2015

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Ask An Expert: Spring Break Staycation Activities For Kids In Sacramento

Award-winning teacher Sarah Kesty is a particularly great resource for staycation ideas because she loves to celebrate life, act goofy and have a lot of fun.

03/13/2015

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Ask An Expert: Hottest Trends In Sacramento This Spring

Josie Lee is an enterprising and energetic young entrepreneur that keeps her finger on the pulse of fashion in California’s capital and around the world. Here is what she has to say about spring’s hottest trends.

03/10/2015

Chicago River Dyed Green For St. Patrick's Day Parade

Best Parades And Celebrations On St. Patrick’s Day In Sacramento

Explore your Irish side with pub parties, a parade, green beer, corned beef, colcannon and live music and dance performances, as well as a leprechaun race and photo ops with a special guest donkey.

03/09/2015

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Five Reasons To Visit Sacramento For Spring Break

Spring has sprung and you and yours need to take it easy for a few days. You’ve got time to go almost anywhere but the greater Sacramento region is flush with great choices for just about anyone. All you need to do is a little planning.

03/07/2015

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