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  • Lowbrau: Hier Zu Bleiben
    Lowbrau: Hier Zu Bleiben
    Every once in a great while a bar or restaurant will pop up that fills a real need. This is encouraging to see since Sacramento has lost so many special places in the past few years. Lowbrau opened in late 2012 and has been the cure for what ails...
  • DeMarcus Cousins and the Sacramento Kings
    Kings look to improve with more depth
    It’s been an busy summer for the Sacramento Kings. DeMarcus Cousins and Rudy Gay won gold medals in the FIBA World Cup with the U.S. Men’s National Team.The team's Las Vegas Summer League team took home the championship, with Ray...
  • Pets and wildfires
    Pet hospitals offer free boarding to wildfire victims
    Cats, dogs and other small animals affected by the raging wildfire in Northern California may be eligible for free boarding at certain VCA hospitals, the company announced late Sept. 19.The offer applies to pets whose families have evacuated due...
  • River Cats sign two-year deal, introduce Giants to Raley Field
    River Cats sign two-year deal, introduce Giants to Raley Field
    I attended the River Cats and Giants press conference this morning announcing the signing of a two-year player-development contract with the slightest of a chip on my shoulder. Thinking maybe I could come away with something that would make the...
  • Mininmum Wage Earners Take to the Street
    Last week, something wonderful happened.....
    And i just don't get it.So, last week, thousands of minimum wage workers - primarily from the fast food arena - took to the streets in protest against being paid minimum wage and for a higher living wage. From the signs, it seems that $15/hour...
  • Tom McClintock
    NorCal Liberty Summit September 19 to 21, 2014
    The Libertarian Party's theme this year is Unite for Liberty and we're hosting liberty-advocates from around the nation to participate in this exciting event. The Summit is taking place September 19th through the 21st in Sacramento,...
  • Corriea wins at UFC 177
    Bethe Correia defeats Shayna Baszler at UFC 177
    On Saturday, August 30, 2014 tenth-ranked women’s bantamweight contender Bethe Correia (continued) her undefeated streak when she defeated UFC newcomer Shayna Baszler at UFC 177 at the Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, California.Considered a...
  • Updated Asthma Prevalence In Greater Sacramento Region
    Updated asthma prevalence in Greater Sacramento Region
    "California Breathing is an organization dedicated to improving the lives of people with asthma in California by leading the implementation of the Strategic Plan for Asthma in California (the Plan).California Breathing is housed in the...
  • California earthquake
    Earthquake rattles northern, central California
    An earthquake registered at 6.1 on the Richter Scale caused damage Sunday in northern California, the U.S. Geological Survey reported. Epicenter is believed to be about four miles northwest of American Canyon, a city in Napa County located about...
  • Neel Kashkari
    Jerry Brown to debate Neel Kashkari
    Gov. Jerry Brown of California has agreed to debate his Republican challenger, Neel Kashkari, the Los Angeles Times reported late Monday. There was no immediate confirmation on the campaign websites of either candidate.According to the Times, the...
  • How-To Play Texas Hold 'em Like The Pros
    Sacramento Poker Scene Overview
    California has become an oasis for poker players of all skill levels. Playing poker in Sacramento California is a sure bet for both the recreational and seasoned player. There are approximately ten casino poker and card rooms within a 30-mile...
  • 3 reasons Sacramento rocks as a destination
    3 reasons Sacramento rocks as a destination
    When most people begin to plan a California vacation, Sacramento is not the first place that pops into their fantasies. More likely it would be Southern California beaches, or San Francisco's skyline; Yosemite National Park, or California'...
  • Sacramento, CA: The other side of Sacramento, Part 2
    Sacramento, CA: The other side of Sacramento, Part 2
    Play & Shop: The Clarksburg AVA encompasses three counties – Sacramento, Yolo and Solano. Known for Chenin Blanc and Petite Sirah, there are over 7,000 acres planted. It’s interesting that 90% of the grapes are crushed at...
  • Vacations:  Affordable Educational Family Fun
    Vacations: Affordable Educational Family Fun
    If you think you can't afford a family vacation, you might want to take a second look at what is available in this our great State of California. Many activities are absolutely free, and many more are very much affordable.This has been a...
  • California flag
    Fun day trip ideas on how to meet the California Governor or other politicians
    Have you ever thought about meeting or seeing the California governor or other elected representation? Well, not a lot of people think about that.If you are thinking about something different to do on a day trip, one idea could be going up to...