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KCRA 3 Sacramento
Firefighter injured while responding to Elk Grove crashA firefighter was injured while responding to crash in Elk Grove early Saturday
Firefighter injured while responding to Elk Grove crash
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted 19 minutes ago
A firefighter was injured while responding to crash in Elk Grove early Saturday. Eric Oviedo, 38, was struck by a car that was pushed off the freeway, officials said. The Cosumnes Fire Department and the California Highway Patrol responded to an... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
Firefighter injured while responding to Elk Grove crashA firefighter was injured while responding to crash in Elk Grove early Saturday
Firefighter injured while responding to Elk Grove crash
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted 3 hours ago
A firefighter was injured while responding to crash in Elk Grove early Saturday. A woman crashed into a tree and suffered minor injuries along I-5 near Lambert Road at 1:15 a.m. The Cosumnes Fire Department and the California Highway Patrol... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Matt LaGrassa returns home to play for Republic FCFor someone who lived on his own for the past five years, Matt LaGrassa admits
Matt LaGrassa returns home to play for Republic FC
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 15 hours ago
For someone who lived on his own for the past five years, Matt LaGrassa admits life is a little different being back home in Elk Grove. LaGrassa isn’t sure if living with his parents, Bob and Teri, is a short- or long-term arrangement. But so far,... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Teen shot in Elk Grove remains in critical conditionNearly two weeks after being shot in a quiet Elk Grove neighborhood, Jamil Barr
Teen shot in Elk Grove remains in critical condition
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 15 hours ago
Nearly two weeks after being shot in a quiet Elk Grove neighborhood, Jamil Barron remains in the hospital – paralyzed from the neck down. Barron, 19, was shot while he stood in the driveway of a home in the 5300 block of Harvest Moon Court around... Read more
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Brown University Athletics
Women’s Hockey Battles to 3-3 Tie at HarvardCAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Junior Erin Conway (Jackson, Mich.) scored the game-tying go
Women’s Hockey Battles to 3-3 Tie at Harvard
Brown University Athletics / Posted 20 hours ago
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Junior Erin Conway (Jackson, Mich.) scored the game-tying goal at 15:23 of the third period while the Brown women's hockey team was on the power play to force overtime, where both the Bears and Harvard eventually skated to a 3-3... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento County schools may allow special needs students to avoid vaccinesA fiercely contested state law eliminates personal belief exemptions for parent
Sacramento County schools may allow special needs students to avoid vaccines
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 21 hours ago
A fiercely contested state law eliminates personal belief exemptions for parents who oppose vaccines, but California’s new rules may not apply to special education students at some Sacramento County school districts. School leaders say state law... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Matt LaGrassa returns home to play for Republic FCFor someone who lived on his own for the past five years, Matt LaGrassa admits
Matt LaGrassa returns home to play for Republic FC
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 22 hours ago
For someone who lived on his own for the past five years, Matt LaGrassa admits life is a little different being back home in Elk Grove. LaGrassa isn’t sure if living with his parents, Bob and Teri, is a short- or long-term arrangement. But so far,... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Four Local Hometown Buffets Shut DownSACRAMENTO — Food Management Partners has announced the closure of 74 restaura
Four Local Hometown Buffets Shut Down
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted yesterday
SACRAMENTO — Food Management Partners has announced the closure of 74 restaurants nationwide. Four of those locations are Sacramento area Hometown Buffets, which all permanently shut down Thursday. The company says those locations were among the... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Nebraska Lands 4-Star Safety Lamar JacksonNebraska's secondary has added a nice piece to its future rotation with the ann
Nebraska Lands 4-Star Safety Lamar Jackson
Bleacher Report / Posted yesterday
Nebraska's secondary has added a nice piece to its future rotation with the announcement that 4-star safety prospect Lamar Jackson will be attending the school. Jackson committed with Bleacher Report on Tuesday, and Nebraska confirmed the decision on... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
3 Hometown Buffet restaurants in Sacramento area shut downOld Country Buffet, Hometown Buffet, Ryan's, Fire Mountain and Country Buffet r
3 Hometown Buffet restaurants in Sacramento area shut down
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted yesterday
Old Country Buffet, Hometown Buffet, Ryan's, Fire Mountain and Country Buffet restaurants throughout the United States were permanently closed on Thursday. Ovation Brands, which acquired Food Management Partners in August 2015, closed 74... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento-area HomeTown Buffet restaurants part of abrupt closuresThree local HomeTown Buffet restaurants were among 74 “underperforming” eaterie
Sacramento-area HomeTown Buffet restaurants part of abrupt closures
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
Three local HomeTown Buffet restaurants were among 74 “underperforming” eateries abruptly closed Thursday by the chain operators. Workers answering mid-afternoon calls Thursday at the HomeTown Buffet restaurants at 4300 Florin Road in Sacramento and... Read more
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San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Azusa Pacific football goes heavy on signing dayThere is no doubt that under coach Victor Santa Cruz that the Azusa Pacific Uni
Azusa Pacific football goes heavy on signing day
San Gabriel Valley Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
There is no doubt that under coach Victor Santa Cruz that the Azusa Pacific University football team is a physical unit that leans toward a sound run game. The Cougars plan on continuing that philosophy and their 2016 recruiting class showed it... Read more
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OregonLive.com
It's not too late for Klamath – not Congress – to manage its water: Editorial Agenda 2016The crushing defeat in Congress of a decade-long collaborative effort in the Kl
It's not too late for Klamath – not Congress – to manage its water: Editorial Agenda 2016
OregonLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
The crushing defeat in Congress of a decade-long collaborative effort in the Klamath Basin to resolve water scarcity issues may not hold. That's the startling and good news this week, as the U.S. Interior Department, along with other federal... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Azusa Pacific football goes heavy on signing dayThere is no doubt that under coach Victor Santa Cruz that the Azusa Pacific Uni
Azusa Pacific football goes heavy on signing day
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
There is no doubt that under coach Victor Santa Cruz that the Azusa Pacific University football team is a physical unit that leans toward a sound run game. The Cougars plan on continuing that philosophy and their 2016 recruiting class showed it... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Customer’s lawsuit challenges SMUD’s smart meter programA persistent critic of the Sacramento Municipal Utility District’s smart meter
Customer’s lawsuit challenges SMUD’s smart meter program
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
A persistent critic of the Sacramento Municipal Utility District’s smart meter program has filed suit against the utility, seeking to recoup charges he paid for switching from a smart electric meter to an analog meter. While SMUD customer and Elk... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Man hospitalized with self-inflicted gunshot woundWALNUT CREEK -- An Elk Grove man was hospitalized with a self-inflicted gunshot
Man hospitalized with self-inflicted gunshot wound
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 2 days ago
WALNUT CREEK -- An Elk Grove man was hospitalized with a self-inflicted gunshot wound after deputies responded to a gym in unincorporated Walnut Creek Monday morning, a Contra Costa Sheriff's Office spokesman said. The shooting happened after... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
UCLA football signing classUCLA's football signing class Spring early enrollees Breland Brandt; LB; 6-5;
UCLA football signing class
Los Angeles Times / Posted 2 days ago
UCLA's football signing class Spring early enrollees Breland Brandt; LB; 6-5; 230; Los Angeles; Windward HS Theo Howard; WR; 6-0; 175; Westlake Village; Westlake HS JJ Molson; K; 6-0; 190; Montreal; John Abbott College Leni Toailoa; DB; 6-1;... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Aztecs Recruiting Class Rivals Power ConferencesThe San Diego State football program officially announced its 2016 recruiting c
Aztecs Recruiting Class Rivals Power Conferences
NBC San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
The San Diego State football program officially announced its 2016 recruiting class on Wednesday. As you’ll hear every coach say at every program across the nation, the Aztecs think they have a solid group of players coming to the Mesa. "We signed a... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Walnut Creek: Man hospitalized with self-inflicted gunshot woundWALNUT CREEK -- An Elk Grove man was hospitalized with a self-inflicted gunshot
Walnut Creek: Man hospitalized with self-inflicted gunshot wound
The Fremont Argus / Posted 2 days ago
WALNUT CREEK -- An Elk Grove man was hospitalized with a self-inflicted gunshot wound after deputies responded to a home in unincorporated Walnut Creek on Monday morning, a Contra Costa Sheriff's Office spokesman said. The shooting happened after... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Kevin de León endorses in presidential electionLamar Jackson, who emerged during his career at Franklin High School in Elk Gro
Kevin de León endorses in presidential election
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
Lamar Jackson, who emerged during his career at Franklin High School in Elk Grove as not only a fleet, talented defensive back for the school's football team, but also an increasingly successful student. That combination of academic achievement and... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Franklin’s Lamar Jackson headed to NebraskaIt was a morning of relief for Lamar Jackson, and he wasn’t alone. Finally, th
Franklin’s Lamar Jackson headed to Nebraska
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
It was a morning of relief for Lamar Jackson, and he wasn’t alone. Finally, the Franklin High School football star said Wednesday, he can sleep well. His immediate future is set. Jackson, a 6-foot-3, 205-pound defensive back, signed a National... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Walnut Creek: Man hospitalized with self-inflicted gunshot woundWALNUT CREEK -- An Elk Grove man was hospitalized with a self-inflicted gunshot
Walnut Creek: Man hospitalized with self-inflicted gunshot wound
Oakland Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
WALNUT CREEK -- An Elk Grove man was hospitalized with a self-inflicted gunshot wound after deputies responded to a home in unincorporated Walnut Creek on Monday morning, a Contra Costa Sheriff's Office spokesman said. The shooting happened after... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Man hospitalized with self-inflicted gunshot woundWALNUT CREEK -- An Elk Grove man was hospitalized with a self-inflicted gunshot
Man hospitalized with self-inflicted gunshot wound
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 3 days ago
WALNUT CREEK -- An Elk Grove man was hospitalized with a self-inflicted gunshot wound after deputies responded to a home in unincorporated Walnut Creek on Monday morning, a Contra Costa Sheriff's Office spokesman said. The shooting happened after... Read more
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Orange County Register
High school football: They're big! They're fast! They're the #FAB15There is a quarterback at the top of the list, but this year’s Fab 15 belongs t
High school football: They're big! They're fast! They're the #FAB15
Orange County Register / Posted 3 days ago
There is a quarterback at the top of the list, but this year’s Fab 15 belongs to the wide receivers. Seven speedy wideouts made the Register’s annual ranking of the best high school recruits from the Western United States heading into National... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Murder defendant says plan was to assault man’s girlfriendThree women charged with murder and first-degree residential burglary in connec
Murder defendant says plan was to assault man’s girlfriend
The Record Searchlight / Posted 3 days ago
Three women charged with murder and first-degree residential burglary in connection with the Jan. 6 shooting death of a Redding man appeared in Shasta County Superior Court on Tuesday. And in another revelation in the case, one of those women... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Four area preps named to Cal-High Sports All-State football first teamOak Ridge High School quarterback Ian Book, Del Oro defensive back Trey Udoffia
Four area preps named to Cal-High Sports All-State football first team
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
Oak Ridge High School quarterback Ian Book, Del Oro defensive back Trey Udoffia, Folsom offensive lineman Jonah Williams and Elk Grove all-purpose standout Ryan Robards on Tuesday were named to the 37th annual Cal-Hi Sports All-State Football first... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
California, Oregon moving to demolish Klamath River dams, despite CongressFederal officials and the states of California and Oregon will press forward wi
California, Oregon moving to demolish Klamath River dams, despite Congress
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
Federal officials and the states of California and Oregon will press forward with plans to remove four hydroelectric dams on the Klamath River, seeking to resolve years of dispute over the watershed despite resistance from Congress, a Brown... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Huskers land 4-star defensive back, 3-star tight endThe Nebraska Cornhuskers landed two recruits Tuesday. Lamar Jackson, a four-st
Huskers land 4-star defensive back, 3-star tight end
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 4 days ago
The Nebraska Cornhuskers landed two recruits Tuesday. Lamar Jackson, a four-star defensive back from Elk Grove (California) Franklin, was rated as the No. 1 safety recruit and No. 76 recruit in the nation by Rivals.com and will reportedly play... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
CHP provides details on I-80 crash that snarled traffic in SacramentoElk Grove police received reports of a vehicle crashed into a building and a sh
CHP provides details on I-80 crash that snarled traffic in Sacramento
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
Elk Grove police received reports of a vehicle crashed into a building and a shooting on Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016. One caller reported being shot at, according to Christopher Trim, Elk Grove Police spokesman. Police responded to find a bullet hole in... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
Startup Hustle Offered by Hacker LabROCKLIN, CA-- Hacker Lab's Startup Hustle is an eight-week boot camp kicking of
Startup Hustle Offered by Hacker Lab
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted 4 days ago
ROCKLIN, CA-- Hacker Lab's Startup Hustle is an eight-week boot camp kicking off February 24, 2016, designed to help budding entrepreneurs refine their startup concepts and prepare to launch their products and services. Through innovation curriculum,... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Identity sought for coin thief in Sacramento County laundromatElk Grove police received reports of a vehicle crashed into a building and a sh
Identity sought for coin thief in Sacramento County laundromat
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
Elk Grove police received reports of a vehicle crashed into a building and a shooting on Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016. One caller reported being shot at, according to Christopher Trim, Elk Grove Police spokesman. Police responded to find a bullet hole in... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Elk Grove’s RCG Logistics moving to SacramentoElk Grove’s Alex Marinov is no less audacious now than he was 10 years ago when
Elk Grove’s RCG Logistics moving to Sacramento
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
Elk Grove’s Alex Marinov is no less audacious now than he was 10 years ago when he launched a freight-brokerage business at age 18 in a spare bedroom of his parents’ home. Like his business, though, Marinov has matured and grown in unexpected ways.... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Redding murder case stacking up suspectsAlthough a possible motive behind the slaying remains unclear, one of three wom
Redding murder case stacking up suspects
The Record Searchlight / Posted 4 days ago
Although a possible motive behind the slaying remains unclear, one of three women accused of murder in the Jan. 6 death of a Redding man is likely to be arraigned Tuesday in Shasta County Superior Court while the other two should be arraigned... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
National Signing Day for football prospects brings joy, anxietyWednesday is National Signing Day. That’s when pen goes to paper for the fortu
National Signing Day for football prospects brings joy, anxiety
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
Wednesday is National Signing Day. That’s when pen goes to paper for the fortunate few high school football players across the country who will pledge their commitment for a college scholarship. The highest-rated area recruit this year is left... Read more
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Daily Herald
From stoic to irate -- Metra riders react to today's fare hikesAfter the sticker shock of a 10.8 percent fare hike in 2015, many Metra commute
From stoic to irate -- Metra riders react to today's fare hikes
Daily Herald / Posted 5 days ago
After the sticker shock of a 10.8 percent fare hike in 2015, many Metra commuters seemed resigned to a smaller increase that goes into effect today. But they want their money's worth. And that means on-time trains and limited delays, riders... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Shut Up & Write! Movement catches fire in SacramentoShut Up & Write! has become the mantra of hundreds of Sacramento-area scribes a
Shut Up & Write! Movement catches fire in Sacramento
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
Shut Up & Write! has become the mantra of hundreds of Sacramento-area scribes and more than 10,000 individuals nationwide who converge on coffee shops, libraries and other public spaces several times weekly to, yes, shut up and write for an hour at a... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Santa Cruz surfers dominate SCSSL contest at the HookSanta Cruz High surfer Sam Coffey won the boys longboard final and placed secon
Santa Cruz surfers dominate SCSSL contest at the Hook
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
Santa Cruz High surfer Sam Coffey won the boys longboard final and placed second in the shortboard in the third meet of the Santa Cruz Scholastic Surf League season on Saturday at the Hook. Richie Schmidt won the shortboard for Santa Cruz and he and... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Democrat Ami Bera falls short of party’s endorsementAfter angering some within the liberal wing of his party, Democratic Rep. Ami B
Democrat Ami Bera falls short of party’s endorsement
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
After angering some within the liberal wing of his party, Democratic Rep. Ami Bera came to Sacramento on Sunday to make a personal appeal but still failed to receive enough support from activists to secure the Democratic endorsement for his... Read more
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KHSL Chico-Redding
Four suspects now in custody for murder of Redding manUPDATE: The Redding Police have made two new arrests in the case of Jon Boring
Four suspects now in custody for murder of Redding man
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted 6 days ago
UPDATE: The Redding Police have made two new arrests in the case of Jon Boring's murder that occurred on January 6th. Jannamarie Jervelle Howard, 27 years of Elk Grove, CA and Gina Miele, 44 years of Redding, are now being held in the Shasta County... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
Community, police react to recent violence in Elk GroveIt's been a busy week for the Elk Grove Police Department. "People driving int
Community, police react to recent violence in Elk Grove
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted 6 days ago
It's been a busy week for the Elk Grove Police Department. "People driving into sushi restaurants and stuff. It's been pretty crazy,” said Jason Johnson, a father of two who lives near the police station. On Thursday, officers responded to a call... Read more
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Daily Herald
Free options for disposal of TVs, computer monitors have decreasedYou vowed to become more organized this year, so that hulking old TV gathering
Free options for disposal of TVs, computer monitors have decreased
Daily Herald / Posted 6 days ago
You vowed to become more organized this year, so that hulking old TV gathering dust in the garage has to go. But where? Choices have become more limited, especially if you don't want to pay a fee. That scenario isn't likely to improve soon, although... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Tribal casino proposed at Elk Grove’s ‘ghost mall’ siteElk Grove’s “ghost mall” along Highway 99 has been an eyesore since constructio
Tribal casino proposed at Elk Grove’s ‘ghost mall’ site
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 days ago
Elk Grove’s “ghost mall” along Highway 99 has been an eyesore since construction stopped eight years ago in the midst of a deep recession. The news in 2014 that the half-built mall would become an outlet center, and last year’s announcement of a... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Consume: Our favorite food products this weekFood writer Raquel Pelzel takes toasted bread to the next level in “Toast: The
Consume: Our favorite food products this week
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 days ago
Food writer Raquel Pelzel takes toasted bread to the next level in “Toast: The Cookbook,” which includes 50 recipes for savory and sweet toasts, organized by the four seasons. Winter recipes offer toasts topped with roasted beets,... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Panthers linebacker Shaq Thompson's journey from Grant High to Super Bowl 50Carolina rookie linebacker Shaq Thompson before a game against the Houston Texa
Panthers linebacker Shaq Thompson's journey from Grant High to Super Bowl 50
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 days ago
Carolina rookie linebacker Shaq Thompson before a game against the Houston Texans in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, Sept. 20, 2015. The Panthers win 24-17. Bob LeveroneThe Associated Press Grant High School star Shaq Thompson watches from the sidelines... Read more
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Daily Herald
Thrift shop celebrates grand re-opening in SchauburgThe grand reopening Saturday at the Shelter Inc. thrift shop in Schaumburg went
Thrift shop celebrates grand re-opening in Schauburg
Daily Herald / Posted 6 days ago
The grand reopening Saturday at the Shelter Inc. thrift shop in Schaumburg went off without missing a beat as patrons looking for bargains or to donate to a good cause flowed through the refreshed space. Covering two store fronts in the busy... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
The incredible shrinking HQ: Attracting corporate headquarters isn't what it used to be. #ccbEven so, overall demand for office space has stayed strong because of smaller a
The incredible shrinking HQ: Attracting corporate headquarters isn't what it used to be. #ccb
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 7 days ago
Even so, overall demand for office space has stayed strong because of smaller and midsize companies, says Moritz of Cushman & Wakefield. Moreover, Lippman says, a company not moving all its workers when it relocates does not diminish the importance... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
More violence in Elk Grove as man kills himself after quarrel with girlfriend, familyA man found shot in the head on Friday night committed suicide following a verb
More violence in Elk Grove as man kills himself after quarrel with girlfriend, family
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 days ago
A man found shot in the head on Friday night committed suicide following a verbal altercation with family members, according to Elk Grove police. Officers responded to the 9900 block of Bruceville Road at 10:15 p.m. Friday where an adult male was... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Dan Morain: Matters of life, death, guns and politicsGun sales and violent crime are on the rise. So are the politics of crime and p
Dan Morain: Matters of life, death, guns and politics
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 days ago
Gun sales and violent crime are on the rise. So are the politics of crime and punishment. Gov. Jerry Brown is proposing a criminal justice initiative for the November ballot that would grant authorities greater flexibility to release prisoners who... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
Galt residents express mixed emotions over proposed casinoA proposed casino off Highway 99 in Galt is drawing substantial interest and co
Galt residents express mixed emotions over proposed casino
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted 7 days ago
A proposed casino off Highway 99 in Galt is drawing substantial interest and concern from community members. The potential casino site is on 282 acres west of Hwy. 99. It would include a 12-story hotel with 302 rooms, a convention center and a... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Possible Indian casino-hotel sites discussed at Galt meetingAbout 200 people attended a community meeting in Galt on Friday night to addres
Possible Indian casino-hotel sites discussed at Galt meeting
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 days ago
About 200 people attended a community meeting in Galt on Friday night to address a proposal by the local Wilton Rancheria tribe to build a casino, hotel tower and convention center just north of the city in southern Sacramento County. Tribal... Read more
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