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  • 214@100: Ken Grams, a living legend at EGHS and beyond
    published on Wed, 22 Apr 2015 20:44:45 GMT
    Ken Grams began announcing football games for the Grenadiers of Elk Grove High School in 1966 -- the same year the school opened. He hasn't missed a game since, even when it meant postponing knee surgery to avoid any conflicts with the team's schedule....
  • Kristen Gierman new EGHS head girls golf coach
    published on Tue, 21 Apr 2015 21:17:01 GMT
    Elk Grove High School this week named Kristen Gierman, current social studies teacher and assistant basketball and soccer coach, as the school's new head girls golf coach. Gierman brings significant playing and coaching experience to the team....
  • Elk Grove native Arik Armstead's NFL dream almost a reality
    published on Wed, 22 Apr 2015 06:50:49 GMT
    Arik Armstead's NFL dream will become a reality next week when the Elk Grove native hears his name called by league Commissioner Roger Goodell at the NFL Draft in Chicago on April 30. Elk Grove native Arik Armstead's NFL dream almost a reality Arik Armstead's NFL dream will become a reality next week when the Elk Grove native hears his name called by league Commissioner Roger Goodell at the NFL Draft in Chicago on April 30. Check out this story on news10.net: http://on.news10.net/1yQLH5y SACRAME...
  • Twin Peaks plans five Sacramento-area restaurants
    published on Mon, 20 Apr 2015 20:03:28 GMT
    Twin Peaks, which features female servers in low-cut "Lumber-Jill" apparel, plans its first restaurant in the Sacramento area at the location of the former California Fresh. Twin Peaks, which features female servers in low-cut "Lumber-Jill" apparel, plans to open five restaurants in the Sacramento region....
  • UCLA Football: Week 2 Spring Practice Stock Report
    published on Fri, 17 Apr 2015 09:19:15 GMT
    A few minor injuries have tested the wide receiver corps depth . Multiple position changes have also taken place....
  • 2nd Annual Elk Grove GO Fest: Join the Movement
    published on Tue, 14 Apr 2015 15:32:55 GMT
    Conquer your fear of heights with the zip line. Among the free fun and extreme sports attractions planned at GO Fest on Sunday, April 26. #MotivationMonday #JointheEGMovement...
  • UCLA football: Cornerback Marcus Rios continues to grow into job
    published on Sat, 30 Aug 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    It's hard to miss UCLA's Marcus Rios. He is the bulked-up cornerback who has ended up with the ball on more than a few occasions this spring....
  • California lawmaker calls for changes in synthetic turf
    published on Tue, 14 Apr 2015 01:05:01 GMT
    State Sen. Jerry Hill has proposed a bill that would stop funding for synthetic fields from being built in schools, parks, stadiums and other recreational places until further studies determine whether they are safe. -- ARE GOING TO BE LATE FOR DINNER TONIGHT....
  • Elk Grove, Rancho Cordova adopting permit simplicity concept
    published on Thu, 09 Apr 2015 21:30:08 GMT
    Elk Grove and Rancho Cordova are planning to adopt a concept known as "permit simplicity," or quick turnarounds for tenant improvement permits. Both cities are planning to adopt a concept known as " permit simplicity " on July 1, based on a program in place in Phoenix....
  • Sports briefs: Blue Devil girls pepper the Elk Grove goal
    published on Thu, 09 Apr 2015 05:47:10 GMT
    Coming off of a blowout win over Monterey Trail on Monday, Davis High girls soccer coach Sara Stone pointed to Wednesday's road match on the turf at Elk Grove as a much better test of where the Blue Devils are. Adjusting beautifully to the turf field - which is similar to ones they will face late in the section playoffs - DHS created good opportunities, then finished them for a 7-0 win over the Thundering Herd....
  • Work nears for $2 billion wastewater treatment upgrade
    published on Wed, 08 Apr 2015 14:55:01 GMT
    This rendering shows a biological nutrient removal facility that will be part of the EchoWater project. This piece of the wastewater facility is expected to cost about $650 million....
  • Kid Central of Elk Grove Participants to Compete in MLB's Pitch, Hit and Run Competition
    published on Tue, 07 Apr 2015 14:16:29 GMT
    It's #OpeningDay! This month, Kid Central participants will have the opportunity to show their skills in MLB's Pitch, Hit & Run competition! Would your baseball or softball player like to join us? Registering for Kid Central is easy! Call 405-5600 or speak to a Kid Central Site Director for more info....
  • Eckels continues on MLB path with Diamondbacks
    published on Fri, 03 Apr 2015 06:44:29 GMT
    Former DHS flame-thrower Ben Eckels is in spring training with the Arizona Diamondbacks, hoping to move up the organizational ranks this season. Bruce Gallaudet/Enterprise photo * Editor's note: This is the fourth in a series of articles profiling local baseball players who have taken a big step toward living their diamond dreams....
  • Elk Grove Motorcycle Officers Ride Through Diesel Spill, Crash
    published on Thu, 02 Apr 2015 15:33:32 GMT
    CBS13 CBS13 is getting answers. See latest Sacramento, Stockton and Modesto news and weather from CBS13 News....
  • Beavers add D-I transfer
    published on Wed, 01 Apr 2015 05:48:41 GMT
    Minot State's football team added NCAA Division I transfer Maurice "Mo" Talley, to its list of recruits for the 2015 season. Talley walked on and played at the University of Utah - a member of the PAC 12 conference - playing in three games for the Utes, making a solo tackle in 2014....
  • Fourth phase of Laguna Springs office complex in Elk Grove in the works
    published on Tue, 31 Mar 2015 14:14:21 GMT
    But whether the project's fourth phase will have buildings of three or four stories is still to be determined, according to an agenda item for the city of Elk Grove planning commission on Thursday. Under the two options, applicant John Pappas of Pappas Gateway LP in Sacramento would build either two three-story buildings of 71,018 square feet each, or two four-story buildings of 110,372 square feet each....
  • Lance Briggs to meet with 49ers
    published on Sat, 28 Mar 2015 21:42:11 GMT
    Lance Briggs is likely to leave the only franchise he's ever known - and it might be for the closest thing to his hometown team. The free agent linebacker is set to meet with the 49ers on Monday, a source confirmed to the Sun-Times on Saturday....
  • Republic FC launches youth soccer academy
    published on Wed, 25 Mar 2015 03:48:49 GMT
    The defending USL champion Sacramento Republic FC took the next step toward nationwide legitimacy as U.S. Soccer announced Monday that the local third-division franchise would be granted a Developmental Academy Club, something that all MLS teams have. Starting in September, with tryouts set for as early as May, the Republic will field youth teams from the U13 level, all the way up through U18....
  • Elk Grove shopping center sells for $42.5M
    published on Tue, 24 Mar 2015 16:43:40 GMT
    Marketplace 99 in Elk Grove sold for about $42.5 million. Tenants include Anna's Linens, Hobby Lobby, Ross Dress For Less, Famous Footwear and Staples....
  • Hall of Fame member, longtime Giants writer Nick Peters dies
    published on Tue, 24 Mar 2015 14:39:29 GMT
    Hall of Fame baseball writer Nick Peters always found himself in the presence of grandeur. When he wasn't documenting the greatness of Willie Mays and Willie McCovey, he was filling his passport with stamps from five continents and living as fully as anyone could hope to live....