SARA urges a "No" vote on Measure B

On the November election ballot, Sacramento County voters will be asked to approve Measure B – a county-wide, half-cent sales tax increase that would raise $3,614,000,000 over 30 years for transportation projects. Save the American River Association’s Board of Directors urges county residents to vote NO!

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Amazing Green Herons

Last Friday, I rode to the Turtle Pond area to watch a Great Blue Heron and in comes this Green Heron making quite a racket.

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Define "Park"

A few months ago, I heard a radio talk show host say that the most successful park in California is Disneyland.  My lifetime of sensibilities towards parks felt shredded by the remark.  How could anyone confuse an amusement park with the concepts that gave us our treasured public parks?

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