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Kings ‘Power Sacramento Forward’ Rally

The Rally was held at City Hall Courtyard on May 20th with overflow/council meeting viewing at KBAR. Kings owners announced a series of events on May 20th to gather members of the public to show their support and participate in the City Council’s final vote on the downtown Entertainment & Sports Center.

05/21/2014

(Credit: Tia Gemmell/Riverview Media Photography)

State of Downtown

The Downtown Sacramento Partnership and local community and business leaders gathered for the 16th Annual State of Downtown Breakfast on January 28, 2014.

01/29/2014

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Residents Escape Burning Apartment Building In Downtown Sacramento

Just after 1:30 a.m., firefighters with the Sacramento City Fire Department arrived at the Victorian-era home on Q and 13th Streets to find flames shooting through the roof.

01/08/2013

Memorial Cesar Chavez March Goes On Despite Weather

Hundreds came out to support the life and legacy of the late California labor leader, Cesar Chavez.

03/31/2012

Uni performs at many of the city's farmers markets (credit: courtesy of Heather Marie Ellison / www.unimusic.us)

Best Spots For Buskers In Sacramento

Whether you need a little entertainment while you shop, or are looking to sit down and enjoy a beverage while watching someone who could be the next big thing at an open mic, here is where you will find some of the city’s best street performers and offbeat acts.

02/27/2012

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Best Place To People Watch In Sacramento

If people watching is high on your list of fun things to do, Sacramento is a great place to do it. The Capital, art galleries, sidewalk friendly cafe’s and the general hub-bub of a great […]

02/04/2012

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Guide to Celebrating New Year’s Eve

New Year’s Eve is a great night to go out, grab a bite and head to a bar or club to ring in the New Year. To ensure a safe and fun night, it’s best […]

12/22/2011

Photo Credit: Juliet Farmer

Where To See Holiday Lights And What To Do After

Nothing says holidays quite like a house all decked out in twinkly lights and decorations. But when you don’t live near a Clark Griswold type, it can be overwhelming to guess where the best holiday light displays are.

12/15/2011

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Bank In Sacramento Robbed

The River City Bank located at 9th and K Streets in Sacramento has been robbed, according to the Sacramento Police Department.

10/04/2011

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Exclusive Dinners, Hosted by Your Local Restaurant

From importing celebrity chefs to combining restaurant local chefs’ talents under a blended theme, themed cook-offs or winery dinners – Sacramento is finding new ways to keep its culinary talents alive.

09/28/2011

An artist's rendering of the proposed Kings arena that would be built in the Sacramento railyards.

Task Force Releases Plan For New Downtown Arena

A task force established by Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson is recommending a plan to raise nearly $400 million to build a downtown arena, a key step in the city’s efforts to keep the NBA’s Kings.

09/08/2011

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Prohibition-Era Cocktails

The Prohibition-Era Cocktail. What is it you might ask? It’s a cocktail-turned-drinking style that became famous in the 1920’s during prohibition.

09/07/2011

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