Sacramento News Headlines
- Holiday Activities at Sacramento Museums
In addition to its fascinating Gold Rush past, the Sacramento area is rich with an amazing array of state-of-the-art museums and historic sites that offer visitors the chance to explore California's fine
- I Got First Dibs Benefit December 6 & 7
David Sobon Auctions, in collaboration with the iconic vintage furniture, art and clothing company FRINGE, (located at 2409 21st Street in Sacramento), has schedulede a two-day, event showcase in Sacramento
- Holiday Wreath-laying to Honor Veterans
Sacramento Valley National Cemetery will host Wreaths Across America, a holiday wreath-laying ceremony to honor and remember our Nation's Veterans.
- Car Slams into FedEx Truck on Watt Avenue
On December 3, 2013 at approximately 1:05 p.m., a 23 year old from Citrus Heights was driving a 2008 International FedEx truck on southbound Watt Avenue approaching Chenu Avenue.
- Car Crashes Into Tree: 29 Year Old Man Killed
On December 2, 2013 at approximately 1:15 p.m., Adam Gunther, a 29 year old from Woodland was driving a blue 2002 Ford Ranger pickup on northbound I-5 north of West El Camino Avenue
- Sacramento Warming Centers Opening
​In response to expected night temperatures in the upper 20s and low 30s over the next few evenings, the City and County of Sacramento, coordinated by the County Office of Emergency Services, are opening a nighttime
- Woman Killed in Balsam Street Shooting Investigation
On Thursday, November 28, 2013, at approximately 2:53 p.m., officers responded to the 3700 block of Balsam Street regarding a report of a shooting.
- Cold Weather Preparation Tips
The National Weather Service predicts a cold weather system with freezing overnight temperatures moving into the area this week (Tuesday - Saturday).
- 7,000 New Jobs Coming to California: Find Out Where
The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) expects to hire approximately 7,000 correctional officers over the next three years due to the increase in retirements.
- End of Falling Gas Prices?
Average retail gasoline prices in Sacramento have risen 0.4 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.43/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 720 gas outlets in Sacramento
- New Yorker Smells the Roses
In October, I invited readers to pen their own column for publishing here. The first reply came from Virginia Mariani, who reads this column in the
- Party time for the new Ford Fiesta
It had been so long since I test drove a Ford Fiesta that the details are rather fuzzy. The prevailing feeling was this: I didn't like it.
- California Alcoholic Beverage Control Boosts Holiday Enforcement
The California Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) will have agents working with local law enforcement in several cities throughout California to help make the holiday season as safe as possible.
- CHiPs for Kids Holiday Drive
The California Highway Patrol, North Sacramento Area invites you to support the CHiPs for Kids Holiday Drive.
- Tickets on Sale for The Hobbit
Advance tickets are now on sale for The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug: An IMAX 3D Experience the second in the trilogy of films adapting the enduringly popular masterpiece the Hobbit
- Real Estate Market Slowing
The housing market in the Western region of the country has slowed dramatically as a result of low inventory, tight credit and affordability.
- Pedestrian Killed in Fair Oaks
On November 27, 2013 at approximately 12:00 p.m., two pedestrians, a 78 year old male and a female approximately 50 years old, were walking eastbound on the shoulder of westbound Winding Way
- Woman Found Dead, Husband Arrested
At approximately 11:30AM on Thanksgiving morning, Sacramento County Sheriff Homicide Detectives arrested a man in connection with the death of his 51-year old wife
- Woman Fights Off Attacker in Assault
An unknown male approached a female victim from behind as she was walking on the Sacramento levee in the area of La Riviera Drive and Watt Avenue. The male tackled the female to the ground and attempted to assault her
- Officer Recovering from Inmate Assault
FOLSOM- A California State Prison-Sacramento (CSP-SAC) correctional officer is recovering from injuries suffered during an unprovoked attack by an inmate Saturday night.
- Sacramento Gang Member Indicted on Multiple Charges
A federal grand jury returned a three-count indictment against Omar Williams, 40, of Sacramento, charging him with possession with intent to distribute crack cocaine, possession of a firearm in furtherance of a drug trafficking crime, and
- Woodland Man Indicted for Production of Child Porn
A federal grand jury returned an indictment against Raul Gonzalez, 40, of Woodland, charging him with production of child pornography
- Polar Express returns to IMAX on December 14th
Back by popular demand, The Polar Express: An IMAX 3D Experience will return this holiday season to The Esquire IMAX Theatre.
- 2014 Acura RLX: Can It Compete?
It may not be a real fetching sedan, but the RLX is very cool when it comes to technology to aid driving. In the safety category, it has blind spot warning and lane departure systems, which are nice reminders that
- Fourth Arrest in Gas Station Murder Case
Jose Flores DeJesus-Tinco, 22, was arrested by Homicide Detectives and charged with murder in the death of Jesus Antonio Macias, 33, who was shot and killed in the parking lot of the El Camino Avenue gas station.
- Coping with Autism
Seldom do I interview people via email instead of over telephone or in person, but Joseph D. Smith of Glasgow, Kentucky, has a sound reason asking for email. He has a high-functioning form of autism.
- Top 10 Dieting Mistakes Presentation
The Sacramento Walking Sticks Club offers everyone a variety of walks in any given month-on Tuesday and Thursday mornings and also on Wednesday evenings.
- Healthy Holiday Eating Tips
It's finally November and we all know what that means - The Holidays - first Thanksgiving, then Christmas, and New Year's.
- Short Sale Tax Relief
Over the past six years we have relied on the Mortgage Debt Relief Act of 2007 to protect our clients from having to pay federal income taxes on short sale debt forgiveness.
- Injuries in Industrial Accident at Aerojet Rocketdyne
Sheriff's Department received a call from the Sacramento Metro Fire Department requesting our response to assist with a possible explosion at Aerojet Rocketdyne on Aerojet Road.
- Officer Involved in Shooting: Woman Arrested
Anna Jean YI, 27, from Sacramento was booked into jail on felony and misdemeanor charges in the office involved shooting case in Sacramento.
- Third Arrest in Gas Station Murder
Eldin Robles, 20, was arrested last night and charged with murder for the death of Jesus Antonio Macias, 33, who was shot and killed in the
- Strong Turnout at Unfair Labor Practice Strike at UC
UC workers, students, elected officials and others braved rainy conditions yesterday in turning out to picket lines at nine University of California campuses and seven UC Hospitals as part of a one day Unfair Labor Practice
- The Hunger Games Opens at IMAX November 21st
Sacramento, Calif. -- Lionsgate's The Hunger Games: Catching Fire: The IMAX Experience will open at the Esquire IMAX Theatre on Nov. 21 at 8 PM with a special screening of the first film
- Attempted Murder of Officer at Folsom Prison
FOLSOM - California State Prison-Sacramento (CSP-SAC) officials are investigating the attempted murder of a correctional officer that occurred yesterday morning in one of the maximum-security units.
- Honda Civic Gets a Makeover
Don't accuse Honda of not listening to its critics. Although the Honda Civic had a complete redesign in 2012, there was considerable criticism regarding the product. The result:
- Principal Reduction Program Eligibility Expanded
Keep Your Home California announced an expansion of its Principal Reduction Program, opening the door for more financially distressed low and moderate income homeowners to receive as much as
- Gas Prices Headed Back Up?
Including the change in gas prices in Sacramento during the past week, prices yesterday were 18.9 cents per gallon lower than the same day one year ago and are 24.6 cents per gallon lower than a month ago
- Watch Sacramento Kings Fans Set World Record
With the eyes of ESPN's national television audience focused on Sleep Train Arena Friday night, Sacramento Kings fans broke the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS(r) record for the
- Second Victim Dies in Rancho Cordova Murder Case
The second victim in the November 3, 2013 homicide off Routier Road in Rancho Cordova has succumbed to the injuries inflicted to her during the brutal attack.