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May 27-30 Northern Boulevard over Flushing River repair

Please see the attached Important Notice announcing the extension of lane closures on Northern Boulevard over the Flushing River to repair expansion joints. Additional work is scheduled to take place on two weeknights between May 27 and May 30, from 11:00 p.m. until 5:00 a.m. the following morning. Two eastbound lanes will be closed for one night, and two westbound ... Read More »

PG&E Urges Grads to Celebrate Safely with Weighted Balloons

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — With graduation season in full swing, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) is warning customers about the public safety risks associated with helium-filled metallic balloons: If your graduation celebration involves balloons, make sure they are secured with a weight. Otherwise they can float away and come into contact with overhead power lines, causing a public safety ... Read More »

RESIST: ASIAN HEROINE OF NEW MUSICAL FINDS HER VOICE AND SAVES OUR SKIES

Princess Ten Ten and the Dark Skies dares to push the boundaries of musical theater for audiences of all ages. Ten Ten is a coming of age story of girl who is bullied and rejected by her father because she does not conform to the gender norms of her society. Original story creator, Associate Professor Setsu Shigematsu, has collaborated with ... Read More »

San Joaquin RTD Wins National Transportation Marketing and Sales Association Compass Award of Merit

Stockton, CA – The Transportation Marketing & Sales Association (TMSA) announced the recipients of the 2017 TMSA Compass Awards Program on May 2, 2017. San Joaquin Regional Transit District (RTD) won an Award of Merit in the Ad Campaign Category for their television commercial, “The Places You Can Go on RTD!” This awards program recognizes marketing and sales best practices ... Read More »

17TH ANNUAL “HEALTHY KIDS DAY” PROVIDES FREE HEALTH SERVICES AND RESOURCES TO G1C

Thousands of Sacramento families to receive health screenings, coverage assistance, a no-cost Farmers’ Market and more   SACRAMENTO, CA – Sacramento Covered, the area’s leading health care navigation and enrollment assistance organization, hosts its 17th Annual Healthy Kids Day event on Saturday, May 6 at downtown’s Golden 1 Center. This centrally-located event draws thousands of area residents and offers FREE ... Read More »

30 Years of Fun Fair Food – Corn Dogs, Pizza, and Entertainment

Sacramento, Calif., (4/26/17)– The 2017 Sacramento County Fair boasts numerous concession stands and quick-eats, but Milo’s is one concession stand that does it differently. As a second-generation fair food family, they run the first operational two-story food concession stand in the United States. This mean machine produces 135 pizzas and 900 corn dogs per hour. Milo himself has over 48 ... Read More »

COMBINATION OF INCREASED RAIN AND HOT TEMPERATURES BRING MOSQUITOES

Elk Grove, Calif.— Spring is here and so are mosquitoes! The Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito &Vector Control District has officially started its mosquito and West Nile virus surveillance program by testing dead birds and mosquito samples that could be infected with the virus putting the public at risk. Increased areas of stagnant water left behind from the winter rain storms and hotter ... Read More »

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