Homeless Crisis Is Destroying 'Jewel Of Sacramento'The American River Parkway is often called the "Jewel of Sacramento," but a stretch of the river near downtown shows how the city's growing homeless population threatens this precious natural resource.
Feces, Drug Paraphernalia Found Near Baseball Field DugoutHomeless encampments set up just behind the dugout, used hypodermic needles tossed about, and human feces left for the team to find.
Over 20 Homeless People Evacuated In American River Parkway Fire Red flag conditions across northern California presented a challenge for Sacramento firefighters working a three-alarm fire Saturday.
Californians Pick Up 367 Tons Of Trash From WaterwaysAs part of the Coastal Cleanup Day, volunteers gathered to pick up trash, including 20,176 pounds at the American River Parkway.
Some Residents Oppose Plan To Pave Portion Of American River ParkwayThe American River Parkway is a 26-mile stretch of nature in the heart of the city. Some Sacramento residents are upset about a controversial plan to pave a portion of it.
Firefighters Find Grass Too Green For American River Parkway Controlled BurnsWhile they were able to burn off some of the vegetation, it turns out the grass was greener on the other side.
Sacramento County Supervisors Approve $5M Plan To Enforce No-Camping Rule, Maintain American River ParkwayThe five million dollar boost in annual funding will go in large part to adding more park rangers in an effort to push the hundreds of homeless out of the parkway.
Cyclists Hit By Rocks On American River ParkwayThree cyclists have been attacked, hit with rocks while riding along the American River Parkway.
Machete Stabbing On American River Parkway Has Sacramento Cyclists ConcernedThe victim was surrounded just before 10 p.m., on Northgate Boulevard near the Arden-Garden connector.
Body Found Along American River Parkway Trail Raises ConcernsThe victim was found along the American River Parkway on Del Paso Boulevard, near Highway 160.
Could Mountain Biking Help Fight Blight On American River Parkway?A ban on mountain biking along sections of the American River Parkway in Sacramento could be lifted this summer.
Best Summer Day Camps In SacramentoSports, musical theatre, agriculture, nature, space travel and crafts are just a few of the themes covered in Sacramento day camps; especially popular camps allow kids to design and build their own robots or cars.
Sacramento County Making Push To Quell American River Fires, Help HomelessEnforcement is increasing—starting this month Sacramento County is adding extra ranger patrols and increasing shelter beds for homeless.
American River Parkway Fire Sends Smoke Into Sacramento SkiesA wind-whipped blanket of smoke swallowed up the bike trail along the parkway as relentless, shifting winds forced nearby business owners to pack up and leave.
Grass Fire Burns On American River Parkway Near Cal Expo A fire burned on the American River Parkway, west of Cal Expo on Tuesday morning.