Shady Lady

Esquire Names Midtown Sacramento’s Shady Lady Saloon One Of Top 25 Bars In Nation

Esquire magazine named Midtown’s Shady Lady Saloon as one of the Top 25 bars in the nation.


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Neighbors Flee 3-Alarm Midtown Fire That Burned Century-Old Victorian Home

“I was sitting there and started saying my prayers,” 98-year-old Margaret said. “I had just got up and somebody started knocking on my door saying, ‘Come on, come on, Margaret, Hurry up, hurry up.’”


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Opinions Mixed Over BevMo!’s Move Into Midtown Sacramento

BevMo! wants to open up in a popular midtown spot. But the move has some longtime residents and business owners concerned it’s a clash with their culture.


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Suspects Arrested In Midtown Sacramento Shooting, Alleged Torture

They say Michelle Okumura, 23, invited a business associate into her apartment. An argument would break out and that associate was then allegedly held against his will and beaten by Okumura and her boyfriend, Jeremy McMahon.


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1 Person Shot And Killed In Midtown; Police Detain 2 People For Questioning

Sacramento police are investigating a fatal shooting that happened in midtown overnight.


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Best Neighborhoods For Trick-Or-Treating In Sacramento

These are a few of the best spots in Sacramento to make everyone happy on Halloween.


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Bait Bikes Part Of Effort To Crack Down On Sacramento Bicycle Thefts

If you often park your bike in Midtown, police remind cyclists that parts of bikes are just as expensive as the bikes themselves, so riders should take off easily removable parts.


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Hamburger Patties Closing Its Doors On Sept. 2

The burger joint announced its closure on its Facebook page:


School Blight

Sacramento School Closures Prompt Worries Of Blight, Homeless Camping Out

Gabe Ross with the district says the school is under electronic surveillance, but admits resources are limited. The priority he says is to the get the building a real tenant.


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Recent Midtown Crimes In Spotlight At National Night Out

It’s sort of like a block party, with food and conversation. But in Midtown Sacramento, the talk is serious. On this National Night Out, neighbors are still on edge. Since July, there have been five armed robberies here and one unsolved murder in March.


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Sacramento’s Plates 2 Go Gives Women Second Chance At Better Life

The shelter helped them get back on their feet. All three are graduates the program and are no longer homeless. Marva’s been off drugs for four years.


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Police: Mom Found Asleep At Wheel With Child, Drugs In Midtown

A 3-year-old girl is in the care of Child Protective Services after Sacramento Police arrested her mother for child endangerment and drug possession.