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With a Song in Your Heart

 

Back-to-the-Future plants give climate change insights

If you were to take a seed and zap it into the future to see how it will respond to climate change, how realistic might that prediction be? After all, seeds that actually grow in the future will have gone through generations of genetic changes and adaptations that these “time traveling” seeds don’t experience.

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Suspects in mortgage fraud case in Elk Grove sentenced in U.S District Court

November 13, 2018 |  
Three suspects in a mortgage fraud scheme that involved 14 properties in Northern California including one in Elk Grove, were sentenced on Friday, November 9 at U.S. District County in Sacramento by Judge Garland Burrell Jr.  
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Judge orders moratorium on offshore fracking in federal waters off California

By Dan Bacher | November 12, 2018 |  
In a victory for the ocean, a federal judge on Friday, November 9, ordered the Trump administration to cease issuing permits for offshore fracking and acidizing in federal waters — waters over 3 miles from shore — off the coast of Southern California.
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Free N95 face masks at Sac City Fire Stations

Free N95 face masks at Sac City Fire Stations

Sacramento, CA November 11, 2018 -- Free N95 facemasks are available at many Sacramento City Fire Stations to protect against inhaling smoke and particulates created by wildfires. Supplies are limited. Please visit a city fire station today!

High marks from U.S. news

New rankings from U.S. News & World Report give UC Davis best-in-the-nation status, based on reputation and research, in two subject areas:... Read More

Granite Bay man pleads guilty to defrauding federal government

November 9, 2018 |    
A Granite Bay, California man, Jim A. Meron, pleaded guilty on Monday, November 5 in U.S. District Court in Sacramento to defrauding the government-procurement fraud scheme... Read More

Fall color in the rose garden

Fall color in the rose garden

Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. Join Historic Rose Garden docent Judy Eitzen for "Fall Color in the Rose Garden." Enjoy late blooms, brilliant foliage and a variety of colorful rose hips (fruit) in our pioneer garden cemetery. You'll see, sniff, examine and learn about the wide variety of roses in our award-winning rose garden. The Sacramento Historic City Cemetery is a place where gardens grace graves, time stands still and history lives. Meet inside the front gate. Rain cancels.

The Sacramento Historic City Cemetery is located at 1000 Broadway, Sacramento. There is ample free street parking on surrounding streets, with limited parking within the cemetery. For more information about the cemetery, call 916-448-0811.