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Sacramento police to beef up patrols during St. Patrick’s Day festivities – Sacramento Bee

March 15, 2017 11:35:40 am | 0 Comments

Sacramento Bee Sacramento police to beef up patrols during St. Patrick’s Day festivitiesSacramento BeeThe Sacramento Police Department plans to beef up patrols Friday in response to citywide St. Patrick’s Day and March Madness festivities, said Matthew McPhail, department spokesman. The additional patrols include six officers tapped to find drivers …

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EXCLUSIVE: Vanir Tower goes to ‘waiting’ status again – Sacramento Business Journal

March 15, 2017 11:01:38 am | 0 Comments

Sacramento Business Journal EXCLUSIVE: Vanir Tower goes to ‘waiting’ status againSacramento Business JournalA downtown Sacramento high-rise office building proposed in 2014 has again gone to a less aggressive status for city entitlement review. Subscribe to get the full story. Already a subscriber? Sign in. Subscribe to get the full story. Already a …

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5 things to know today, and how about those gas prices? – Sacramento Business Journal

March 15, 2017 11:01:38 am | 0 Comments

Sacramento Business Journal 5 things to know today, and how about those gas prices?Sacramento Business JournalHappy Wednesday, loyal readers. Confused by choruses of “beware the Ides of March” today? This simple guide should explain everything. Now, here are your headlines. Rough times at the gas pump. Filling up your tank again? We feel for you.…

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Mexican restaurant from Southern California plans first local site – Sacramento Business Journal

March 15, 2017 11:01:38 am | 0 Comments

Sacramento Business Journal Mexican restaurant from Southern California plans first local siteSacramento Business JournalA familiar face on the local restaurant scene is bringing a taco chain from Southern California to the Sacramento area. Christy DeCelle, who operates some local Beach Hut Deli sites, is the local franchise partner for Aliso Viejo-based Chronic Tacos …

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Paragary’s to bring back swanky Spataro for one night – Sacramento Business Journal

March 15, 2017 11:01:38 am | 0 Comments

Sacramento Business Journal Paragary’s to bring back swanky Spataro for one nightSacramento Business JournalLocal diners will soon get to revisit the former Spataro Restaurant & Bar — well, sort of. Paragary’s in midtown will host a “pop-up” restaurant honoring the menu from Spataro, a formal eatery downtown that Paragary Restaurant Group operated between …

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First 80-degree day of year warms Sacramento but cooler temps to come – Sacramento Bee

March 15, 2017 6:49:14 am | 0 Comments

Sacramento Bee First 80-degree day of year warms Sacramento but cooler temps to comeSacramento BeeSacramento experienced its first 80-degree day of 2017 but temperatures are expected to cool a little in the coming days. The high on Tuesday was 83 degrees in Sacramento, where the daffodils are in full bloom and buds are pushing out…

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Sea lion evades rescue from California farmland canal – Sacramento Bee

March 14, 2017 7:42:19 pm | 0 Comments

Sacramento Bee Sea lion evades rescue from California farmland canalSacramento BeeWildlife experts are frustrated by a young sea lion that evaded their attempts to rescue him from a canal that cuts through farmland and an inland Northern California neighborhood. An animal services official spotted the sea lion Tuesday morning in …Wayward sea lion finds itself…

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After Hours: Social Venture Partners Sacramento Fast Pitch competition – Sacramento Business Journal

March 14, 2017 4:54:45 pm | 0 Comments

Sacramento Business Journal After Hours: Social Venture Partners Sacramento Fast Pitch competitionSacramento Business JournalTen nonprofits competed on March 8 to win more than $80,000 in prize money and awards. Held at Golden 1 Center, the event was the culmination of the Fast Pitch program presented by Social Venture Partners Sacramento. In the program, local business …

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Today in Sacramento: Here’s what you need to know for Wednesday – Sacramento Bee

March 14, 2017 3:52:54 pm | 0 Comments

Today in Sacramento: Here’s what you need to know for WednesdaySacramento BeeEvent topic: Women in civic engagement. In recognition of Women’s History Month, the California State Library is hosting “The Important Role of Women in Civic Engagement” from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the Stanley Mosk Library and Courts Building, 914 Capitol …

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SMUD restores power to downtown Sacramento – Sacramento Bee

March 14, 2017 3:09:15 pm | 0 Comments

SMUD restores power to downtown SacramentoSacramento BeePower was restored shortly before 4 p.m. to Sacramento Municipal Utility District customers in downtown Sacramento. SMUD reported that the outage, which occurred at 2:13 p.m., affected about 1,540 customers. The problem reportedly involved a circuit in …

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