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- After years as a "black" city, Richmond's African-American population declining
published on Fri, 22 May 2015 18:29:42 GMT
The Richmond flatlands have always been gritty -- ramshackle homes, trash-strewn lots and violence that kept local police busy. It's what sent many white residents fleeing this city starting in the '60s, leaving behind a black population that by 1990 comprised nearly half of Richmond's residents....
- Elk Grove Parents: Vaccine Bill Passes California Senate
published on Sat, 16 May 2015 00:11:03 GMT
A bill that would take away the "personal beliefs exemption" clause from state mandated vaccines has moved a step closer to being law. The bill was authored by Democratic Sens. Richard Pan of Sacramento and Ben Allen of Santa Monica following the measles outbreak that began at Disneyland and spread amongst unvaccinated children....
- Leading the Way Outside of the Mound
published on Thu, 07 May 2015 12:50:50 GMT
In 2012, she set the school's single season record for wins and strikeouts, amassing 24 wins and tallying 247 strikeouts. In 2014, Wisdom notched the 63rd win of her career, passing Sandy Ortigies for the most in program history....
- Vanden High School track and field teams shine at Section Division II-III finals
published on Sat, 23 May 2015 05:37:13 GMT
Vanden High School's boys and girls track and field teams had several solid performances in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II-III finals at Bella Vista in Sacramento on Friday night, including victories in a pair of events. Malia Bryant blasted the field in the girls 400 meter dash....
- Big night for Vacaville and Will C. Wood at section track meet
published on Sat, 23 May 2015 05:37:02 GMT
Will C. Wood's Tharon Cornist makes his final throw in the championship flight of the boys' shot put during the Sac Joaquin Section Division I track and field finals at Elk Grove High School. Cornist qualified for next week's Masters Meet....
- Two Vacaville High School athletes win section track and field titles
published on Wed, 20 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Vacaville High School's Brandi French and Nia Vance grabbed the first Sac-Joaquin Section track and field titles among local competitors on Wednesday night. French won the girls shot put during day one of the Division I meet at Elk Grove....
- 49ers" Armstead living out NFL dream for brother, too
published on Sun, 17 May 2015 13:05:57 GMT
When the 49ers" first-round pick begins his NFL journey this fall, the 6-foot-7, 292-pound defensive end will also be living out the football dreams of his older brother, who saw his promising career cut short by health issues last summer. "oeI idolized him and wanted to grow up and be like him someday," Arik, 21, said of Armond Armstead, 24. An All-American and four-star recruit in high school, Armond was a contributor from the moment he stepped on the USC campus in 2008....
- 49ers' Armstead living out NFL dream for brother too
published on Fri, 15 May 2015 04:53:43 GMT
When the 49ers' first-round pick begins his NFL journey this fall, the 6-foot-7, 292-pound defensive tackle will also be living out the football dreams of his older brother, who saw his promising career cut short by health issues last summer. "I idolized him and wanted to grow up and be like him someday," Arik, 21, said of Armond Armstead, 24. Armond, an All-American and four-star recruit in high school, was a contributor from the moment he stepped on the USC campus in 2008....
- Sports briefs: Devils take on Oak Ridge Thursday in baseball playoffs at Sac City
published on Thu, 14 May 2015 12:30:18 GMT
The eighth-seeded Davis High baseball team continues the defense of its 2014 Sac-Joaquin Section title on Thursday night with a 7 p.m. matchup against No. 1 Oak Ridge at Sacramento City College....
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