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  • Republic FC notes: Preki gets kudos for leading expansion team to USL Pro title
    published on Tue, 30 Sep 2014 07:24:42 GMT
    Under coach Preki, Republic FC became USL Pro's first West Coast champion. "He has brought out in these players something a lot of mere mortals would not have been able to do," Republic FC technical director Graham Smith said....
  • Ranadive’s software company, Tibco, sold for $4.3 billion
    published on Tue, 30 Sep 2014 07:11:56 GMT
    Vivek Ranadive has brought a high-tech bent to the Kings, and his Tibco software is embedded in the team's smart-phone app. Here, Ranadive joins a fan's "selfie" before the downtown arena vote in May 2014 in Sacramento, Calif....
  • Editorial: Republic FC aims for one more big win for Sacramento
    published on Tue, 30 Sep 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    The clock still hasn't struck midnight on the fairy-tale season of Sacramento Republic FC, the soccer team that won a championship this past weekend in its first year. Everything that has made this ride so magical was displayed in abundance in the 2-0 win Saturday night over the Harrisburg City Islanders....
  • Mayor Johnson Recounts Personal Story of Racial Targetting
    published on Tue, 30 Sep 2014 03:58:59 GMT
    "You look at Trayvon Martin. You look at Jordan Davis. And now Michael Brown. Unfortunately in our country, we are not where we want to be," said Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson....
  • Republic FC notes: Preki gets kudos for leading expansion team to USL Pro title
    published on Tue, 30 Sep 2014 03:52:19 GMT
    Under coach Preki, Republic FC became USL Pro's first West Coast champion. "He has brought out in these players something a lot of mere mortals would not have been able to do," Republic FC technical director Graham Smith said....
  • Following Championship In Its First Year, Sacramento Republic Not Slowing Down In Offseason
    published on Tue, 30 Sep 2014 01:29:36 GMT
    After a championship start, there's no time to rest for Sacramento's newest sports team as changes are on the horizon at its field, at the box office, and within Major League Soccer. The Sacramento Republic won the USL Pro championship in the team's inaugural on Saturday with a 2-0 win over the Harrisburg City Islanders....
  • Carmichael Dave: Scenes From A Championship
    published on Mon, 29 Sep 2014 19:01:10 GMT
    Often times, you will hear the line "you couldn't have written a better script", but Saturday night that clichA came alive. Calling the inaugural season of the Sacramento Republic FC a whirlwind is a massive understatement, the last year was more like an F-5 tornado....
  • Keith Brooks and Carmichael Dave Show - September 29th, 2014
    published on Mon, 29 Sep 2014 18:08:52 GMT
    Monday is here and it is full of sports news and happenings. The NFL was full of craziness....
  • Pac-12 Review: Stanford starts on offenZZZZZZ
    published on Mon, 29 Sep 2014 17:56:05 GMT
    Conference play started in earnest last week, with crazy comebacks, amazing blowouts, and Stanford's personal version of football torture. Now that non-conference play is mostly done we can start recapping each game in full....
  • Sacramento Revels In Republic FC Win, Sets Sights On MLS
    published on Mon, 29 Sep 2014 06:00:40 GMT
    Not willing to completely bask in the glow of Saturday night's USL Pro Championship, Republic FC is rolling out a new campaign. With other cities still in the running, Sacramento is asking fans to show their love by stepping up to become a season ticket holder....
  • Mon. Sep 29th, 2014
    published on Mon, 29 Sep 2014 04:24:08 GMT
    Protesters gather at a main road in the financial central district after riot police use tear gas against them after thousands of people blocked the road in Hong Kong, Sunday, Sept....
  • Sacramento Museums fall for Halloween, harvest fun
    published on Sun, 28 Sep 2014 19:39:04 GMT
    In addition to its fascinating Gold Rush past, the Sacramento area is rich with an amazing array of state-of-the-art museums and historic sites that offer visitors the chance to explore California's fine art, history, science, and wildlife treasures all year long. In October, many of the 30 members of Sacramento Association of Museums are offering fun Halloween and harvest-related events and activities sure to get guests in a festive spirit....
  • AM Sacramento: Here's what you need to know for Sunday
    published on Sun, 28 Sep 2014 16:01:03 GMT
    Light rain was predicted for Sunday, followed by comfortable seasonal temperatures . This being California, though, another moderate heat-up could be in store, with highs in the low 90s by the end of the week....
  • Megachurch pastor plans to live on the streets of Sacramento to raise money for homeless
    published on Sun, 28 Sep 2014 07:05:01 GMT
    The Rev. Rick Cole is taking light rail downtown and will camp out Sunday night as he seeks funds for a cold-weather shelter....
  • Obituary: Joe Enos, 87, served Walnut Grove as businessman, civic leader, volunteer
    published on Sun, 28 Sep 2014 07:04:29 GMT
    Joe Enos, a prominent Walnut Grove resident who devoted himself to the community as a businessman, civic leader and volunteer, died Sept. 20 of a heart ailment, his family said....
  • Sacramento Rejoices as Republic FC Captures USL Pro Championship
    published on Sun, 28 Sep 2014 06:46:07 GMT
    Sacramento's nascent soccer club took the USL Pro Championship Saturday night, in front of yet another sell-out crowd at Bonney Field. Some might argue it was anticlimactic....
  • Title might indicate MLS readiness
    published on Sun, 28 Sep 2014 06:27:04 GMT
    Republic FC, showing it may be ready to play in Major League Soccer right now, capped an amazing and improbable first season by winning the USL Pro championship 2-0 over the Harrisburg City Islanders on Saturday night at Bonney Field. The Sacramento players danced and celebrated amid a shower of confetti while they hoisted the championship trophy....
  • Republic FC fans mark win with tattoos of Battalion logo
    published on Sun, 28 Sep 2014 06:27:04 GMT
    Jordan Hale has had season tickets to Sacramento Republic FC games since they were first offered. But nothing says you are a diehard supporter like getting a tattoo....
  • Regional digest: San Jose rallies for MLS tie in Colorado
    published on Sun, 28 Sep 2014 06:16:03 GMT
    Atiba Harris scored in the 94th and final minute Saturday night to give the Earthquakes a 1-1 Major League Soccer tie with the Colorado Rapids in Commerce City, Colo. Matias Perez Garcia won control of a free kick from beyond midfield and sent the ball to Harris, who sent a laser into the left corner of the net....
  • Devlin: Arvada mourning, praising Jim Banich
    published on Sun, 28 Sep 2014 04:58:05 GMT
    Let's get the negative out of the way - Colorado's track community is still reeling from the news this month that former Arvada throwing great Jim Banich took his life on his 51st birthday, another victim of deep depression, a dark side not many understand. Folks who knew and cared about Banich are passing on how his life ended and instead are centering on his life....