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How highly paid bureaucrats are blocking a massive plan to help Sacramento's homeless – Sacramento Bee (blog)

October 23, 2017 5:00:48 am | 0 Comments

It’s becoming clear why the City of Sacramento and County of Sacramento are not effectively working together to combat the homelessness crisis in the region. Even though the need for homeless services is spiking in nearly every local community, the County of Sacramento has been rebuffing Mayor Darrell Steinberg’s proposal that the city and county…

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Sacramento flight returns after possible bird strike – KCRA Sacramento

October 22, 2017 11:16:00 am | 0 Comments

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KCRA) — An American Airlines flight from Sacramento to Texas returned to the airport due to a possible bird strike, the airline said. Flight AA 1200 left Sacramento International Airport around Sunday and was headed to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport. According to Flight Aware, the plane was in the air for 31 minutes…

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October 21, 2017 10:12:00 pm | 0 Comments

I am writing this while flying thousands of feet above the ground.  As I look out the window to my left I see what appears to be a blanket of puffy clouds covering as far as I can see.  Under the clouds there is nothing but flat lands in the center of the United States. …

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New Natomas Walgreens Will Not Be Opening Its Doors – FOX40

October 21, 2017 9:34:00 pm | 0 Comments

Please enable Javascript to watch this video NATOMAS — What if you build it and you don’t come? The Walgreens at 1630 West El Camino Ave. won’t be opening after all. In a statement to FOX40, a company spokesperson only said they made the “difficult decision not to open this store.” The shelves and registers…

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15-Year-Old Hospitalized After South Sacramento Hit and Run – FOX40

October 21, 2017 3:52:00 pm | 0 Comments

SOUTH SACRAMENTO — A 15-year-old has been hospitalized after he was hit by a car Saturday afternoon while riding his bike. Jeremy Pierman with CHP South Sacramento reports officials are still searching for the driver of the white Toyota who struck the teen as he was riding through the crosswalk on Chandler Drive near Stockton…

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CA Sacramento CA Zone Forecast – SFGate

October 21, 2017 6:09:00 am | 0 Comments

CA Sacramento CA Zone Forecast for Saturday, October 21, 2017 _____ 934 FPUS56 KSTO 212104 ZFPSTO Interior Northern California Zone Forecasts for California National Weather Service Sacramento CA 204 PM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017 Spot temperatures and probabilities of measurable precipitation are for tonight, Sunday, Sunday night, and Monday. CAZ013-221115- Shasta Lake Area /…

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Capitol workers ask: 'What can we do personally to help homeless people?' – Sacramento Bee

October 21, 2017 5:01:48 am | 0 Comments

They work in a place of power and privilege: California’s state Capitol building. But just beyond the marbled floors and ornate chambers where laws are made and deals are struck, legislative lobbyists, staffers and others often feel a sense of helplessness. On the streets that surround the Capitol dome, a growing number of homeless people…

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Security Ready At Aftershock Music Festival In Wake Of Las Vegas Shooting – CBS Sacramento

October 20, 2017 11:08:00 pm | 0 Comments

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Sacramento’s biggest music festival of the year begins Saturday at the outdoor-venue Discovery Park. After the Las Vegas outdoor concert massacre, Sacramento police are putting extra officers on duty at the concert. They say they haven’t detected any security threats at Aftershock’s venue, where 25,000 people will be in attendance each day,…

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Program Gives Homeless Women A Chance At New Life, But Wait List Is Long – CBS Sacramento

October 20, 2017 8:02:11 pm | 0 Comments

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Sheila Torres lived on the streets for three years, sleeping during the day and digging in dumpsters at night. “I call it recycling, to get cans and to make money to buy alcohol the next day,” said Torres. But when her campsite burned down, Sheila was fired up for change. She stumbled…

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West Sacramento Man to Stand Trial for Deaths of His 3 Children – FOX40

October 20, 2017 4:28:00 pm | 0 Comments

SACRAMENTO (AP) — A West Sacramento man has been ordered to stand trial for allegedly killing his three children and trying to murder his wife. A Yolo County judge ruled Friday that Robert Hodges must face trial for the deaths last month of his 11-year-old son, 9-year-old daughter and 7-month-old son. According to the Sacramento Bee ,…

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