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Top local chefs offer support for Sacramento urban farming ordinance

sacbee.com — More than three dozen area chefs are calling on city and county political leaders to approve ordinances encouraging urban agriculture in Sacramento.
Nov 25, 2014

RT @timjswanson: Top local chefs offer support for Sacramento urban farming ordinance sacb.ee/1WDJ

Nov 25, 2014

Top local chefs offer support for Sacramento urban farming ordinance sacb.ee/1WDJ

Nov 25, 2014

RT @sacbee_news: Top local chefs offer support for Sacramento urban farming ordinance sacb.ee/1WDJ

Nov 25, 2014

Top local chefs offer support for Sacramento urban farming ordinance sacb.ee/1WDJ

Working Thanksgiving? California bill would offer double wages

sacbee.com — Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez said she is responding to more stores staying open through the holidays
Nov 25, 2014

RT @lucasoconnor: .@LorenaSGonzalez is starting next session early | Working Thanksgiving? California bill would offer double wages sacbee.com/news/politics-…

Nov 25, 2014

RT @CapitolAlert: Working Thanksgiving? California bill would offer double wages sacb.ee/1WG7

Nov 25, 2014

Working Thanksgiving? California bill would offer double wages sacb.ee/1WG7

North Face attempts to make all-local hoodie, using some Yolo County cotton

sacbee.com — Yolo County cotton breeder Sally Fox won't let herself get excited about the fact that her organic crop inspired The North Face to design, source and manufacture a new garment in the United States. The Alameda-based clothier will launch sales of the limited-edition Backyard Hoodie today.
Nov 25, 2014

RT @goodlaura: North Face attempts to make all-local hoodie, using some Yolo County cotton sacb.ee/1Wpg <-I want one of these! Wa…

Nov 25, 2014

RT @PaulAtPAN: Haven't loved North Face since bought by VF but neat extension of the local sourcing movement bit.ly/1FnsjMw @CathieA_SacBee

Nov 25, 2014

North Face attempts to make all-local hoodie, using some Yolo County cotton sacb.ee/1Wpg

Nov 25, 2014

North Face aims for making all-local hoodie, using Yolo County cotton sacb.ee/1Wpg

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Horse racing: California Chrome prepares for Saturday’s $300,000 Hollywood Derby

sacbee.com — A victory in the major turf stakes could tip the Horse of the Year vote toward California Chrome, trainer Art Sherman said.
Nov 26, 2014

Horse racing: California Chrome prepares for Saturday’s $300,000 Hollywood Derby sacb.ee/1WRA #Chromies #DelMar @CalChrome

Derailed train spills grain into Feather River

sacbee.com — A train carrying grain derailed early Tuesday morning in the Feather River Canyon northeast of Oroville, knocking 12 cars off the track, and spilling corn from one car into the river, according to the state Office of Emergency Services data site.

Sacramento police union head criticizes mayor’s comments on Ferguson indictment decision

sacbee.com — The head of the Sacramento police union said Tuesday he was upset with comments made Monday night by Mayor Kevin Johnson after a Missouri grand jury decided to not indict Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown.
Nov 25, 2014

Sacramento police union head criticizes @KJ_MayorJohnson comments on #Ferguson indictment decision sacb.ee/1WQ6

Sacramento City Council approves advocates’ plan to expand homeless outreach, support

sacbee.com — Homeless care advocates told the Sacramento City Council on Tuesday that they will expand their outreach and support efforts to assist the city's chronic homeless and homeless veterans.
Nov 25, 2014

Sacramento City Council approves advocates’ plan to expand homeless outreach, support sacb.ee/1WPL

Military armored vehicle rejected by Davis ends up in Woodland

sacbee.com — The big armored vehicle rejected by the university town of Davis after critics said it militarized the police department has found a home in the more blue-collar county seat of Woodland.
Nov 25, 2014

Military armored vehicle rejected by Davis ends up in Woodland sacb.ee/1Wuz

Nov 25, 2014

Military armored vehicle rejected by Davis ends up in Woodland sacb.ee/1Wuz

Hard Rock, Tahoe’s newest casino, will try to make more with less gambling

sacbee.com — Casinos traditionally made most of their money from gambling. That's changed in recent years, and the soon-to-open Hard Rock hopes to make most of its money from restaurants, entertainment and other sources.
Nov 25, 2014

Hard Rock, Tahoe’s newest casino, will try to make more with less gambling sacb.ee/1WL2

On 49ers: Vernon Davis must get his swagger back

sacbee.com — SANTA CLARA - Where have you gone, Vernon Davis?
Nov 25, 2014

Yes. He said something about olives ... sacbee.com/sports/nfl/san… ... @FrankCosteIIo Matt; has any one questioned Harbaugh on Vernon?

Nov 25, 2014

Forget about NaVorro Bowman. #49ers need to get Vernon Davis back for showdown with Seattle... #49ers #Seahawks sacb.ee/1WKQ

CalPERS: Pensioners will eventually outnumber pension contributors

sacbee.com — The number of retirees is on course to surpass the number of active workers in CalPERS' pension system, according to a new report.
Nov 25, 2014

CalPERS: Pensioners will eventually outnumber pension contributors sacb.ee/1WII

California Assembly Speaker Toni Atkins announces leadership team

sacbee.com — The California Assembly Speaker announced her lieutenants for the coming session.
Nov 25, 2014

California Assembly Speaker Toni Atkins announces leadership team sacb.ee/1WIE

Alt escape: 49ers, Seahawks wary of running QBs

sacbee.com — SANTA CLARA -- The last time the 49ers and Seahawks met, San Francisco's most effective offensive weapon was its quarterback. Or more specifically, its quarterback's legs.
Nov 25, 2014

Alt escape: 49ers, Seahawks wary of the opposing QB running away with Thursday's game ... sacb.ee/1WGH

Concert review: With Christine McVie back, Fleetwood Mac feels complete

sacbee.com — Fleetwood Mac played without an asterisk Monday during a sold-out show at Sacramento's Sleep Train Arena.
Nov 25, 2014

Concert review: With Christine McVie back, Fleetwood Mac feels complete sacb.ee/1Wq0

Nov 25, 2014

Concert review: With Christine McVie back, Fleetwood Mac feels complete sacb.ee/1Wq0

Young Carmichael man dies from crash injuries

sacbee.com — A driver whose vehicle went out of control and struck several poles and a brick wall last week in Carmichael has died.
Nov 25, 2014

Young Carmichael man dies from crash injuries sacb.ee/1WAv

Critics question timing of Ferguson announcement

sacbee.com — An aide to St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch is defending the timing of the grand jury announcement in the Ferguson case, even as some question whether the nighttime announcement fed the unrest.
Nov 25, 2014

RT @sacbee_news: Critics question timing of Ferguson announcement sacb.ee/1Wxm

Mexican Consulate helps undocumented immigrants use Obama’s action

sacbee.com — The Sacramento Mexican Consulate announces how undocumented immigrants may qualify for President Barack Obama's new "lawful action" immigration program.

Ferguson announcement prompts protests, disappointment in Sacramento

sacbee.com — As officials in Missouri faced a backlash in the streets over the Ferguson grand jury's decision not to indict in the Michael Brown shooting, law enforcement and community leaders the length of California called for calm and said they were carefully monitoring reaction from various groups.
Nov 25, 2014

RT @lgonzales: Most-read on @sacbee_news: Ferguson announcement prompts protests, disappointment in Sacramento sacb.ee/1WgT, by @Marissa_Jae

Nov 25, 2014

Ferguson announcement prompts protests, disappointment in Sacramento sacb.ee/1WgT

Nov 25, 2014

Ferguson announcement prompts protests, disappointment in Sacramento sacb.ee/1WgT

Third homicide arrest made in landlord-tenant dispute

sacbee.com — A third suspect has surrendered in a fatal stabbing.
Nov 25, 2014

Third homicide arrest made in landlord-tenant dispute sacb.ee/1WsP