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Art And Music Event For Placer Teens Upcoming

Art And Music Event For Placer Teens Upcoming

For Placer County teens who have asked for more art- and music-based events, the Placer County Youth Commission, comprised of high school students across the county, will host a “Stand Up & Get Down” event Saturday at Johnson-Springview Park in Rocklin. From 5-8 p.m., there will be a free art…

Meddlers Report For Tuesday November 1, 2016

Meddlers Report For Tuesday November 1, 2016

  During this morning’s Meddlers meeting, Mayor Bill Kirby got things started by speaking about his trip to Santa Barbra over the weekend, where talks centered on the ever important topic of water. The city of Santa Barbra is facing some major water shortages right now. Their two main reservoirs…

Sacramento Apartments Burn Sunday Causing $75k In Damages

Sacramento Apartments Burn Sunday Causing $75k In Damages

One person was taken to a hospital after crews contained an apartment fire Sunday in the Arden area in Sacramento, the Metro Fire Department said. The blaze broke out about 1:13 p.m. at 1251 Fulton Avenue, officials said. Heavy black smoke came from a second story apartment, which had started…

Sacramento River Water Treatment Plant Back At Full Capacity

Sacramento River Water Treatment Plant Back At Full Capacity

Hundreds of thousands of man hours, $165 million and three years of construction later, the Sacramento River Water Treatment Plant is back to running at full capacity. With the turn of a valve, Sacramento city leaders ushered in a near era for the plant, which is now 92 years old.…

Thousands To Participate In Folsom’s Veterans Day Parade

Thousands To Participate In Folsom’s Veterans Day Parade

  Thousands of Folsom residents will honor and recognize the nation’s veterans at the 16th annual Wayne Spence Folsom Veterans Day Parade on Friday, November 11. The parade will begin at 9 a.m. at the HomeGoods parking lot at 430 Blue Ravine Road and will include nearly 3,000 participants with…

Roseville Ranked 24th In U.S. For Female Safety

Roseville Ranked 24th In U.S. For Female Safety

  Roseville has landed on the list of top 25 safest metropolitan cities for women in the U.S., according to Value Penguin. The Placer County city snagged the 24th spot, while three other Northern California cities — Concord, Sunnyvale, Fremont — also ranked in the top 25. Further down the…

Popular Sacramento Bakery Shut Down After Health Inspection

Popular Sacramento Bakery Shut Down After Health Inspection

  A popular downtown Sacramento bakery has been closed after several live cockroaches were found where bread was made, according to the Sacramento County health officials. A health inspection at New Roma Bakery at 1800 E Street revealed “15 live American and German cockroaches of various life stages inside the…

Lincoln Police Shoot Man Dead

Lincoln Police Shoot Man Dead

  Lincoln police shot and killed a man armed with a knife Tuesday in the parking lot of a McDonald’s, officers said. Someone saw the man with a gun on the east side of town about 11:20 a.m., city spokeswoman Jill Thompson said. The man was previously known to police.…

“The California Kid” Is Ready To Hang Up The Gloves

“The California Kid” Is Ready To Hang Up The Gloves

  Former WEC champion and multi-time UFC title challenger Urijah Faber announced on Monday that he will retire following his next fight against Brad Pickett at FOX UFC Fight Night in Sacramento on Dec. 17. The Golden 1 Center just opened in downtown Sacramento and will serve as host to…

At-Risk Sacramento Man Found

At-Risk Sacramento Man Found

  An at-risk man who was reported missing from his South Sacramento home has been found, officials said. A family member located Daniel Chi, 34, Monday and returned him to his home “safe and sound,” the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department said. Chi was last seen about 5 a.m. Friday by…