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    Sacramento nonprofits win with Amazon.com programs
    Nonprofits in the Sacramento region rely on donations in order to survive, and online retailer Amazon.com is making it easier than ever to help your favorite cause. Two programs, AmazonSmile and Amazon Wish List, allow shoppers to donate money or...
  • Sacramento Beer Week founder Dan Scott
    Sacramento Beer Week 2015 starts
    Just 11 days after San Francisco Beer Week ends, Sacramento's begins. That means February 26th the beer enthusiasts of the Sacramento area will have events at their local breweries, and taphouses, that go beyond the usual offerings. The...
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    Why do Black women hate when you touch their hair?
    The first question of the Ask the Sacramento African American Issues Examiner series is, “why do Black women hate it when you touch their hair?” was proposed by Q. Martinez, a resident of Carmichael, CAThe way in which I, the...
  • Oakland man arrested for burning dog in crate
    Crated dog burned alive: Oakland man arrested
    An Oakland man is behind bars today in connection with a horrific animal cruelty case in Sacramento, Calif. that shocked firefighters who arrived on the scene, according to The Sacramento Bee. When firefighters responded to a supposed trash fire,...
  • Museum day
    17th annual Museum day
    It is the annual Sacramento Museum Day this weekend, February 7, 2015.There are some special events scheduled such as the first school house in Sacramento holding a Cake celebration in honor of Laura Ingalls Wilder in Old Sacramento or "open...
  • Dog Burned To Death
    Reward Grows In Search For Person Who Burned Dog Alive In Kennel
    More money is coming in as a reward for information grows and the outrage intensifies after a puppy was set on fire and burned alive.Sacramento animal welfare officials say a reward of $13,500 is now being offeredfor information leading to the...
  • Crated dog found burned alive in Sacramento
    Crated dog burned alive in Sacramento
    Firefighters made a horrific discovery after they put out a fire on the sidewalk Wednesday, January 21, 2015. What they thought was a pile of trash turned out to be a dog in a locked crate, according to CBS Sacramento.The fire department arrived...
  • 'Cat fight' sees feuding elderly women, one stabbed in the neck over pet
    'Cat fight' sees feuding elderly women, one stabbed in the neck over pet
    Sacramento police said an ongoing dispute between two elderly women, 75 and 70 years of age, devolved into a literal "cat fight" this week when the younger stabbed the older over a pet. The stabbing saw one go to the hospital while the...
  • SacAnime Winter 2015
    Cosplayers, celebrities pack Sacramento Convention Center for SacAnime
    The first official weekend of 2015 got off with a bang at the Sacramento Convention Center and the Sheraton Grand Hotel, as fans of comic books, manga, and other forms of pop culture packed the place for the winter edition of SacAnime.Walking...
  • Jazzy Cats "Mardi Gras Madness" cat show January 2- 4, 2015
    Purebred cats, “Hoarders” star, shelter kittens showcased this weekend
    While Mardi Gras does not hit New Orleans until February, “Mardi Gras Madness” will be in full swing for Sacramento cat lovers this weekend. The fun and festive three-day event is an internationally sanctioned cat show featuring exotic...
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    Sacramento storm due midweek: Expecting floods, mudslides, power outages
    The National Weather Service is calling for a huge storm that may produce flash flooding, mudslides, power outages, slick roads, fallen trees, overflowing rivers and streams in the Northern California area, beginning Wednesday night.This storm is...
  • California Gold Country Holiday Events 2014
    California Gold Country Holiday Events 2014
    Holidays mean snow, Santa and greenery in northern California's Gold Rush country. While you're at it, bring your panning gear (see video) and maybe you will strike it rich in the Sierra Nevada.Coloma. America’s most historic gold...
  • Updated Sacramento County asthma prifole
    Updated Sacramento County asthma profile
    Sacramento County is recognized nationally as a hot spot.For asthma.For allergies.California Breathing is a program of the California Department of Public Health.It recently (September 2014) updated Sacramento's asthma profile. A summary of...
  • ‘Carrie: The Musical’ highlights week’s entertainment in Merced County
    ‘Carrie: The Musical’ highlights week’s entertainment in Merced County
    “Carrie: The Musical” is on stage through Nov. 2, at Playhouse Merced, 452 W. Main St., Merced. For more information, visit PlayhouseMerced.com. Other upcoming events in the area include:Saturday, Oct. 25The Merced Flea and Farmers...
  • 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...