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Thousands head to Sacramento Food Bank for turkey and trimmings

sacbee.com — A familiar scene in Oak Park could hardly be missed on Monday as thousands of people needing help with Thanksgiving dinner lined up for a free turkey and the trimmings from Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services.
Nov 24, 2014

Thousands head to Sacramento Food Bank for turkey and trimmings sacb.ee/1VXO

Snap counts: Relatively light day of work with Seahawks on horizon

sacbee.com — The ideal scenario for a team facing a Thursday kickoff is a blowout victory the Sunday prior in which most of the starters are wearing baseball caps in the fourth quarter. The 49ers didn't do that Sunday, requiring a late fourth-down conversion, a late touchdown drive and all sorts of nail biting before winning their game.
Nov 24, 2014

#49ers' snap counts: Relatively light day of work with Seahawks on horizon; Dorsey-less run defense a concern ... sacb.ee/1VVq

Budweiser gives Clydesdales holiday pink slip

sacbee.com — Budweiser is putting its Clydesdale out to pasture for the holidays.

Gruber fetish obscures huge Obamacare gains

sacbee.com — News flash: Some MIT academics who hang out in D.C. are elitists and snobs. But the video clip of Jonathan Gruber making a "stupid" remark is a distraction.
Nov 24, 2014

RT @SacBeeEditBoard: SacBee editorial: Shockingly, elitists from elite MIT who consult in DC think they're smarter than us. sacb.ee/1VOe Who knew?

AM Alert: California energy report examines plug-in vehicles, crude oil by rail

sacbee.com — After months of workshops, the California Energy Commission has assembled its annual update of the state energy policy report.
Nov 24, 2014

AM Alert: California energy report examines plug-in vehicles, crude oil by rail sacb.ee/1VR4

Boldin absorbs blow, delivers win for 49ers

sacbee.com — SANTA CLARA - Anquan Boldin, who six years ago absorbed a blow to the head so vicious 40 screws were needed to fix his face, had the ball in his hands at the critical point late in Sunday's game but an opponent rocketing toward his head.
Nov 24, 2014

Game story: Anquan Boldin absorbs big hit, delivers even bigger ones for 49ers ... sacb.ee/1VL2

Nov 23, 2014

"I don't plan on being cautious" -- Anquan Boldin absorbs huge blow, delivers big win for #49ers ... sacb.ee/1VL2

49ers notes: Dislocated finger, opponent can’t slow Aldon Smith

sacbee.com — SANTA CLARA - After a second-quarter hit on quarterback Robert Griffin III on Sunday, Aldon Smith ran to sideline with the tip of his middle finger bent at an awkward angle.
Nov 24, 2014

Dr. Aldon Smith, orthopedist? #49ers LB pops finger back in place, pops RG III all game long ... sacb.ee/1VJ7

Nov 23, 2014

#49ers notes: Dislocated finger, opponent can’t slow Aldon Smith; Vernon Davis still struggling to make an impact... sacb.ee/1VJ7

Kings’ Williams capitalizes on recent chances to play

sacbee.com — There's nothing like a contract year to bring out the best work habits in a player.
Nov 24, 2014

Kings’ Williams capitalizes on recent chances to play sacb.ee/1VIJ

Benicia mayor’s public skepticism puts vote on oil trains in jeopardy

sacbee.com — The hot national debate over crude oil train safety has taken an unusual twist in the Bay Area city of Benicia, where a blunt-talking mayor's right to free speech is being pitted against an oil company's right to a fair public hearing.

A dream home for the arts, but without the funds

sacbee.com — The Studios would transform a midtown spot into a haven for artists, but the persistent question still plagues arts in Sacramento: Where's the money?
Nov 24, 2014

In today's City Beat: A dream home for the arts, but without the funds sacb.ee/1VGy

Nov 23, 2014

Early look at Monday’s City Beat column: A dream home for the arts in midtown, but where’s the money? sacbee.com/news/local/new…

New Land Park farmers’ market opens, draws hundreds

sacbee.com — Locally ripened fruits and vegetables, gluten-free dog treats, fresh-caught salmon and crafts such as Alice Kiley's colorfully crocheted, all-cotton play-kitchen foods debuted Sunday on the grounds of William Land Park, site of the region's newest in a growing network of popular farmer' markets.
Nov 23, 2014

Land Park catches up with Oak Park, lands a new farmers' market, creates a buzz. sacb.ee/1VH5

California campaign spending boosts business-friendly Democrats

sacbee.com — Outside interests poured millions into elevating business-friendly Democrats in California in 2014.
Nov 24, 2014

Business groups spent millions to elect some Dems to the Legislature. Are moderates ascendant? sacb.ee/1VGi

As Memories Fade

Nov 23, 2014

RT @JanetYano: @AnitaCreamer Amazing article. Amazing wife and family. Thank you for sharing their story. media.sacbee.com/static/sinclai… #alzheimers

As protest of Washington team name shifts to Levi’s Stadium, Yolo tribe’s ad provides support

sacbee.com — National protests over the enduring name of the Washington's football team have picked up steam thanks to an advertising blitz funded last summer by the Yocha Dehe Winton Nation in Yolo County.

Haltime: Sleepy 49ers offense wakes up in time for 10-7 lead

sacbee.com — The 49ers jumped out to an impressive 7-0 lead on their first drive and, as has been their custom this season, promptly fell asleep.
Nov 23, 2014

Haltime: Sleepy #49ers' offense wakes up in time for 10-7 lead (gets more shuteye as second half begins) ... sacb.ee/1VES

49ers pre-game: Both teams without talented tackles; Vance McDonald sits for SF

sacbee.com — Both teams today will operate without an offensive tackle drafted in the first round in 2010. Washington's left tackle, Trent Williams, is inactive with an MCL sprain. That sends rookie Morgan Moses into the lineup to face Aldon Smith, who promises to see plenty of action at right outside linebacker.
Nov 23, 2014

#49ers pre-game: Both teams without talented tackles; Vance McDonald sits for SF ... sacb.ee/1VBI

49ers game at a glance: vs. Washington Redskins

sacbee.com — A look at Sunday's 49ers game against the Washington Redskins, including broadcast information, five players to watch and injury report.
Nov 23, 2014

Vernon Davis -- missing from the 49ers' offense since Week 1 -- leads this week's 5 49ers to Watch ... sacb.ee/1Vpa

Discoveries: ‘Hollywood Costume’ exhibit in Los Angeles

sacbee.com — An exhibit running through March in Los Angeles shows the true stars of Hollywood movies - the costumes that make the stars shine.
Nov 24, 2014

This week's @sacbee_news column: Hollywood costume exhibit shows that every garment tells a story sacb.ee/1Vop

Claremont: That rare travel gem in SoCal, a real college town

sacbee.com — A college town? In Southern California? Spend a day in Claremont, and you'll be edified.