Sacramento News Headlines
- Halloween Safety Tips
Costumes, jack-'o-lanterns, haunted house and scary ghost stories mark this time of year as all kids of all ages enjoy the spirit of Halloween
- Memorial for Slain Officer to be Held in Roseville
Memorial Services have been planned for Sacramento Sheriff's Deputy Danny Oliver for Monday, November 3, 2014, at Adventure Christian Church, located at
- American River Parkway Trail Repairs at Folsom Lake SRA
California State Parks will be conducting trail repair work along the American River Parkway Trail through the Negro Bar park unit.
- Man Shot to Death in Rutter Park
Just after midnight this morning (October 30, 2014), the Sheriff's Department Communications Center received several calls from citizens within the Palmerhouse Drive and Scottsdale Drive
- Kings, Sacramento Community Break Ground on Arena
Marking the culmination of a decade-long effort to build a new arena in Sacramento, today the community officially celebrated the groundbreaking of the new downtown Entertainment and Sports Center
- 6 Drexel Graduates make Sacramento Business Journal's 40-40 list
The Sacramento Business Journal's annual 40 Under 40 list came out this week and included six graduates of Drexel University Sacramento
- Sacramento Arts Festival November 7- 9
Don't miss the opportunity to share in a weekend of handcrafted art and entertainment at the Sacramento Arts Festival, Friday, November 7 through Sunday
- Healthy Aging Program at U.C. Davis
Online registration begins Nov. 4 for the UC Davis Mini Medical School, a series of Saturday classes ideally geared for foresighted middle-agers and novice seniors
- Dutch Bros. to Raise Funds for Fallen Officers' Families
On Wednesday, October 29, Dutch Bros. Coffee owners in the Sacramento area are raising funds to support the families of Sacramento Sheriff Deputy Danny Oliver and Placer County Sheriff's Detective Michael David Davis Jr.
- Volunteers Bring Smiles to Peru
Though a real estate agent the last 12 years, 52-year-old Kim Hammes of Le Sueur, Minnesota, used to be employed as a court-appointed guardian for vulnerable adults
- Trick or Treat Food Safety Tips
What child doesn't look forward to dressing in a costume and collecting candy treats on Halloween? If you want your little ghouls and goblins to have a happy and healthy Halloween
- Falling Gas Prices in Sacramento
Average retail gasoline prices in Sacramento have fallen 9.8 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.28/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 720 gas outlets in Sacramento
- California Housing Market: 2015 Forecast
The 2015 housing forecast by the California Association of Realtors predicts, with more available homes on the market, we will see fewer investors and a return to traditional home buyers
- Sinking Gas Prices Won't Last
The U.S. average price of gasoline ($3.03/gal) continues its slide to levels last seen in December 2010... and today, more than one-half of the nation's gas stations offer regular
- Nissan Rogue Features Many Enviable Changes
In effort to attract more male buyers, Nissan reportedly decided to alter the exterior look of the Rogue in its 2014 redesign. Not a bad move.
- Grants Aimed at Underage Drinking and Alcohol-Related Crime
The California Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) announced that it has awarded several mini-grants to over 20 local law enforcement agencies to help them combat underage drinking, alcohol-related crime and educate ABC licensees
- Extra Life Gaming Marathon to Benefit UC Davis Children's Hospital
Supporters of all ages are using their joy of gaming to raise funds and awareness this month for UC Davis Children's Hospital, a member of Children's Miracle Network
- 3 Killed, Alcohol Suspected in Deadly Crash
On October 23, 2014 at approximately 2:24 p.m., an unknown male driver was driving a 2008 Chevrolet Tahoe on Howe Ave north of Burney Way at an unknown speed.
- Police Officer Killed: Gunned Down in Arden Way Lot
It is with great sadness that we announce the murder of a Sacramento County Sheriff's Deputy; killed in the line of duty while investigating a suspicious occupied vehicle
- Michael Marion Appointed to California Student Aid Commission
Michael Marion, Executive Director and Associate Vice Provost of Drexel University Sacramento, was recently appointed to the California Student Aid Commission
- Jeep Grand Cherokee: More Refined Than Ever
A 2014 "refreshening" has given the Grand Cherokee a more modern, sophisticated look that will have admirers giving it the double take.
- Driver Killed On Impact in Highway Collision
On October 20, 2014 at approximately 5:45 a.m., an unknown male driver was driving a 1996 Toyota Camry northbound on SR-99 north of Elverta Rd.
- Sacramento Gas Prices Dip Again
Average retail gasoline prices in Sacramento have fallen 7.7 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.41/g yesterday, according
- 2 Arrested for Ambassador Drive Murder
Kavon William Cry, 18, and Omar Lee Talley, 19, were apprehended and booked into the Sacramento County Main Jail for a charge of murder, resulting from the incident.
- Tech & Start-Ups Development Events in Sacramento
LCS Technologies, Inc,will be leading two professional development events this week to support Sacramento's technology, start-up, and business communities.
- Shooting on Ambassador Drive Leaves One Dead
ancho Cordova Police Officers responded to multiple calls reporting shots fired in the 10700 block of Ambassador Drive. When Officers arrived, they found a male in his mid-20's
- $1.5 Million Grant to Help Combat Underage Drinking
The California Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) today announced that it has been awarded a $1.5 million grant that will help fund operations for a number of departmental programs that combat underage drinking
- John Wick starring Keanu Reeves at IMAX
John Wick: The IMAX Experience, the stylized action film from Summit Entertainment, a Lionsgate (NYSE:LGF) company, will open at The Esquire IMAX Theatre on Oct. 23
- Deadly Hit and Run Suspect Captured
An arrest warrant was obtained for Joseph Yakshin and he was arrested on multiple felony charges relating to a fatal hit and run in September.
- Dementia: There Is Life After Diagnosis
This wasn't how Robert Bowles wanted to spend his retirement years.
- BOOtastic Kids' Health Fair October 25th
Sacramento area kids won't get tricked, but they will get treated to a dose of health and wellness at the BOOtastic Kids' Health Fair on Oct. 25 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
- Environmental Review to Start on Connector Expressway
The Capital SouthEast Connector Joint Powers Authority has released a request for proposals for preliminary engineering and environmental review on a 5.3-mile section of the roadway
- $1.7 Million to Study Novel Cancer Treatment
$1.7 Million research Grant targets sarcoma, breast and pancreatic cancers treatments.
- Rock & Gem Show in Placerville October 18- 19
Celebrate the 31th Annual Rock & Gem Show on October 18 & 19, at the El Dorado County Fairgrounds, 100 Placerville Drive
- 17 Scholarships Awarded by JB Brown Fund
USA Properties Fund and LifeSTEPS established nonprofit to help low-income residents achieve their dreams
- Gas Prices Down Again
Average retail gasoline prices in Sacramento have fallen 4.9 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.51/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 720
- 28 Years in Prison: Man Freed from Wrongful Conviction
Roeling Adams walked out of San Quentin State Prison a free man after he spent 28 years in prison for a crime he did not commit
- Disabled Veterans Legislation Signed by Governor Brown
Legislation sponsored by George Runner to protect California's disabled veterans has become law. Senate Bill 1113, authored by Senator Steve Knight (R-Antelope Valley), passed the Legislature with unanimous
- 2 Killed in Accident on Grant Line Road
At 1:30PM on October 11, 2014, an automobile collision occurred on Grant Line Road at Raymer Way, when a blue Chevy truck making a U-turn was struck by a white Jeep Cherokee
- Boles Fire Suspect Arrested
Ronald Beau Marshall, 24, of Weed, CA has been arrested on arson charges in connection with the Boles Fire.