Downtown Sacramento: 10 Thousand New Units Again?


New Apartments in “Township Nine”  Last week, Mayor Kevin Johnson launches his “Think Downtown” housing initiative for Sacramento’s central city. By Cosmo Garvin/Sacramento News and Review ( Original Title: Does Mayor Kevin Johnson’s new downtown-housing plan actually bring new housing to the central city?) The mayor’s policy initiatives are always branded to the hilt. ThisContinue reading “Downtown Sacramento: 10 Thousand New Units Again?”

For The Love of Sports …… Sacramento is just another city that sells its soul for a Sports Franchise


  Americans are passionate about sports.  In some small towns the most valuable building in the community is the local high school stadium. This is NOT a National Football League stadium.  Its is the Allen High School football stadium, home of the Allen Eagles.   It can hold 18,000 people or more than a fifthContinue reading “For The Love of Sports …… Sacramento is just another city that sells its soul for a Sports Franchise”

The Great Flood of 1862 of Sacramento and why Meteorologist Leon Hunsaker says it could happen again.


Far away from Sacramento, outside a tiny town called Hugo in the Rogue River Valley near Grants Pass, Oregon, lives an old weatherman. Leon Hunsaker is his name. If you go to visit the weatherman and you ask how he’s doing, he’ll likely tell you, “Not too bad, considering the mileage on the frame.” ThenContinue reading “The Great Flood of 1862 of Sacramento and why Meteorologist Leon Hunsaker says it could happen again.”