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KCRA 3 Sacramento
Not all's cozy with Airbnb, Verbo services in SacramentoVacation rentals are a growing concern in Sacramento with popular options like
Not all's cozy with Airbnb, Verbo services in Sacramento
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted 12 hours ago
Vacation rentals are a growing concern in Sacramento with popular options like Airbnb and Verbo offering a room-share service. Steve Walker said he's one of about 400 Sacramento area Airbnb hosts who rent rooms to guests preferring a less expensive,... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramentans who could be candidates for the 'Walk of Stars'A proposal to create a “Walk of Stars” recognizing famous Sacramentans has rece
Sacramentans who could be candidates for the 'Walk of Stars'
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 18 hours ago
A proposal to create a “Walk of Stars” recognizing famous Sacramentans has received the endorsement of the Sacramento City Council. The plan calls for installing large blue stars along stretches of sidewalks in downtown and midtown Sacramento. While... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento launches 10,000-unit downtown housing initiativeDowntown Sacramento’s big arena project is well underway. Next up, city officia
Sacramento launches 10,000-unit downtown housing initiative
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
Downtown Sacramento’s big arena project is well underway. Next up, city officials say: Bring housing back downtown. By unanimous vote Tuesday night, Sacramento City Council approved a framework to help get 10,000 new housing units of all types built... Read more
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KMPH - KFRE Central San Joaquin Valley
Sacramento City Council considers Walk of Stars projectSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - The Sacramento City Council has approved a proposal f
Sacramento City Council considers Walk of Stars project
KMPH - KFRE Central San Joaquin Valley / Posted 2 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - The Sacramento City Council has approved a proposal for the city to install a "Walk of Stars" project honoring famous people from Sacramento. The Sacramento Bee reports (http://bit.ly/1hFWMPF ) the project, which was the... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Sacramento City Council considers Walk of Stars projectSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - The Sacramento City Council has approved a proposal f
Sacramento City Council considers Walk of Stars project
KTVN Reno / Posted 2 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - The Sacramento City Council has approved a proposal for the city to install a "Walk of Stars" project honoring famous people from Sacramento. The Sacramento Bee reports (http://bit.ly/1hFWMPF ) the project, which was the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
City Council gives green light to Sacramento Walk of StarsA proposal to create a "Walk of Stars" recognizing famous Sacramentans received
City Council gives green light to Sacramento Walk of Stars
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
A proposal to create a "Walk of Stars" recognizing famous Sacramentans received the endorsement of the Sacramento City Council. The project, to funded by a nonprofit organization, is the brainchild of Scot and Lucy Crocker of the local public... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento eyes its own walk of fameIf city leaders give their thumbs up, the stars won’t just shine in Sacramento’
Sacramento eyes its own walk of fame
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
If city leaders give their thumbs up, the stars won’t just shine in Sacramento’s sky. They’ll shine in its sidewalks as well. The Sacramento City Council is set to vote Tuesday on Resolution No. 2015, which would green-light the creation of a... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento forms new Community Police CommissionResponding to months of community meetings, the Sacramento City Council voted u
Sacramento forms new Community Police Commission
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 8 days ago
Responding to months of community meetings, the Sacramento City Council voted unanimously Tuesday night to form a Community Police Commission that will analyze the police department’s diversity, policies and “bias-free policing” training. Mayor... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
Sacramento on verge of closing public nudity 'loophole'The Sacramento City Council voted Tuesday to move forward on expanding its publ
Sacramento on verge of closing public nudity 'loophole'
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted 9 days ago
The Sacramento City Council voted Tuesday to move forward on expanding its public nudity ban, because of a loophole that makes it difficult to prosecute offenders. Under the current ordinance, it is illegal to be nude in parks, beaches and... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento State to put history of Japanese internment onlineSacramento State is leading an effort to put online a trove of World War II-era
Sacramento State to put history of Japanese internment online
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 15 days ago
Sacramento State is leading an effort to put online a trove of World War II-era letters and documents from when 120,000 Japanese Americans were imprisoned at 10 remote camps scattered across America. In September, planning starts for the two-year... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento councilman makes request for review of city sexual harassment policiesMembers of the Sacramento City Council expressed support Tuesday night for an e
Sacramento councilman makes request for review of city sexual harassment policies
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 16 days ago
Members of the Sacramento City Council expressed support Tuesday night for an examination of the city’s sexual harassment policies. Councilman Steve Hansen requested that City Auditor Jorge Oseguera spend 30 days looking at whether the city’s... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Citizen Hotel to change handsA group of local developers has agreed to sell Sacramento’s downtown Citizen Ho
Citizen Hotel to change hands
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 17 days ago
A group of local developers has agreed to sell Sacramento’s downtown Citizen Hotel to Los Angeles investors, city officials said Monday. “Today, Cal West Partners, L.P. has reached agreement to sell the Citizen Hotel to Sacramento Hotel, LLC and is... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
Sacramento's urban farms mean tax breaks for property ownersWith grape vines dangling down a fence and beans and squash growing nearby, a v
Sacramento's urban farms mean tax breaks for property owners
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted 20 days ago
With grape vines dangling down a fence and beans and squash growing nearby, a vacant lot in Sacramento's Oak Park neighborhood is reaping benefits for urban farmer Chanowk Israel. Israel said he started growing his own crops, because he wanted to... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Whole Foods, school reopening signal downtown Sacramento growthIf thousands of new residents truly are headed for Sacramento’s urban core in t
Whole Foods, school reopening signal downtown Sacramento growth
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 20 days ago
If thousands of new residents truly are headed for Sacramento’s urban core in the years ahead, it appears they’ll have both another place to educate their children and another high-end option to buy groceries. A pair of votes by separate elected... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
City OKs new condo project, Whole Foods for midtownThe Sacramento City Council has given the green light to a large project in the
City OKs new condo project, Whole Foods for midtown
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted 21 days ago
The Sacramento City Council has given the green light to a large project in the heart of midtown. A mixed-used building that will included a Whole Foods grocery store and more than 140 condos, was approved Thursday. The project will be constructed... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Midtown Sacramento Whole Foods project approvedThe Sacramento City Council took a major step Thursday in its effort to add tho
Midtown Sacramento Whole Foods project approved
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 21 days ago
The Sacramento City Council took a major step Thursday in its effort to add thousands of new residents to the central city. After years of rumors that the Whole Foods chain was eying locations in the grid, the City Council unanimously approved plans... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
Democrats call for more oversight at Sacramento City HallSacramento City Hall has had its fair share of recent scandals, and now one loc
Democrats call for more oversight at Sacramento City Hall
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted 22 days ago
Sacramento City Hall has had its fair share of recent scandals, and now one local political group is saying something must be done. The issues at City Hall prompted Sacramento Democratic Party leaders to call Wednesday for the creation of an... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Online Petition Hopes to Stop Parking Meter Price BumpSACRAMENTO — Natalie Rios, author of the petition, said she created it to brin
Online Petition Hopes to Stop Parking Meter Price Bump
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 22 days ago
SACRAMENTO — Natalie Rios, author of the petition, said she created it to bring awareness to something many residents including herself are unhappy about. “I’m constantly out there running errands, visiting, shopping — this is going to be a huge... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento Democratic Party calls for ethics reform in wake of scandalsSacramento’s Democratic Party leadership is calling for the creation of an ethi
Sacramento Democratic Party calls for ethics reform in wake of scandals
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 22 days ago
Sacramento’s Democratic Party leadership is calling for the creation of an ethics commission with enforcement powers in the wake of two sexual harassment complaints made against elected officials at City Hall. At the same time, the party expressed... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento County supervisors must scrutinize elections officeHolding elections without repeated foul-ups should go without saying. Unfortun
Sacramento County supervisors must scrutinize elections office
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 23 days ago
Holding elections without repeated foul-ups should go without saying. Unfortunately, that isn’t the case in Sacramento County. That means county supervisors ought to take a hard look at the county elections office, starting at the top with Jill... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Marcos Breton: Accusations put City Hall culture in questionRarely has a city employee accused a Sacramento City Council member of sexual h
Marcos Breton: Accusations put City Hall culture in question
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 23 days ago
Rarely has a city employee accused a Sacramento City Council member of sexual harassment. No one could recall it happening before Mayor Kevin Johnson and his close ally and friend, Councilman Allen Warren, both were alleged to have made unwelcome... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
New Sacramento Whole Foods scheduled for approvalA highly-anticipated plan to construct a Whole Foods grocery store and 141 cond
New Sacramento Whole Foods scheduled for approval
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 23 days ago
A highly-anticipated plan to construct a Whole Foods grocery store and 141 condos on a busy midtown block is expected to receive final approval by the Sacramento City Council on Thursday. The council is scheduled to vote on approving the project’s... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Climate change, Pan recall, gas station, river memorial, etc.Hopeful on climate change action Re “Step outside – climate change is here” (E
Climate change, Pan recall, gas station, river memorial, etc.
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 25 days ago
Hopeful on climate change action Re “Step outside – climate change is here” (Editorials, July 30): Thanks to The Bee for this challenging yet hopeful editorial. Yes, the need for action to address the changing climate is urgent, and it needs to... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
City clerks criticize Sacramento County elections officeThe Sacramento County elections office published sample ballot booklets last ye
City clerks criticize Sacramento County elections office
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 26 days ago
The Sacramento County elections office published sample ballot booklets last year with a number of errors: Omitted were a statement from a Sacramento City Council candidate and a list of endorsed candidates from the Democratic Party. Included was an... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Today in Sacramento: Here’s what you need to know for TuesdayGood morning. Here’s what you need to know today, Tuesday, July 28. Heat wave
Today in Sacramento: Here’s what you need to know for Tuesday
The Sacramento Bee / Posted a month ago
Good morning. Here’s what you need to know today, Tuesday, July 28. Heat wave begins A four-day heat wave commences today with a high of 104 degrees forecast in Sacramento. The following days look similarly scorching: 107 on Wednesday, 104 on... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento begins studying minimum wage increaseSacramento’s leaders understand that creating a vibrant city requires a vibrant
Sacramento begins studying minimum wage increase
The Sacramento Bee / Posted a month ago
Sacramento’s leaders understand that creating a vibrant city requires a vibrant economy. We have made great strides in creating an economic climate that favors investment and revitalization, and we will continue to do so. But just as our city does... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Marcos Breton: Facts prevail in latest arena lawsuitIt was no surprise when a lawsuit challenging the financing of Sacramento’s new
Marcos Breton: Facts prevail in latest arena lawsuit
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 1 months ago
It was no surprise when a lawsuit challenging the financing of Sacramento’s new downtown arena was shot down in court on Friday. Anyone who has paid attention to the suit brought by three city residents could tell where it was going. There was no... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento city review: Officers did nothing wrong in light-rail stopOn April 26, two Sacramento Regional Transit officers intercepted a train at 29
Sacramento city review: Officers did nothing wrong in light-rail stop
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 1 months ago
On April 26, two Sacramento Regional Transit officers intercepted a train at 29th Street and wrestled two black teenagers to the ground. As they pinned the boys to the pavement, a bystander took photos with his phone. In the months afterward, local... Read more

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