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SACRAMENTO MUSEUMS Scary, fun & festive activities for fall season

SACRAMENTO MUSEUMS Scary, fun & festive activities for fall season

SACRAMENTO —In addition to its fascinating Gold Rush past, the Sacramento area is rich with an amazing array of state-of-the-art museums and historic sites that ...

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Posted: Oct. 18, 2017 10:35

COIT TOWER San Francisco’s best vantage point

COIT TOWER San Francisco’s best vantage point

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Posted: Oct. 18, 2017 10:33 a.m. | COIT TOWER San Francisco’s best vantage point Comments 0 Comments
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State Theatre Schedules Halloween Movie Classics

State Theatre Schedules Halloween Movie Classics

The State Theatre at 1307 J St., Modesto, will serve up some classic Halloween horror films over the next several days.

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Forest Health, Fire Resiliency Program Offered Through MJC

Forest Health, Fire Resiliency Program Offered Through MJC

The Modesto Area Partners in Science (MAPS) is offering the presentation “Forest Health and Fire Resiliency in a Changing Climate” by John Buckley, director of ...

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Posted: Oct. 17, 2017 2:40 p.m. | Forest Health, Fire Resiliency Program Offered Through MJC Comments 0 Comments
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Sweet Halloween Statistics

Sweet Halloween Statistics

Candy reigns supreme on Halloween. Candy compels trick-or-treaters young and old to don costumes and spend hours scouring neighborhoods for the best treats. Kids know ...

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Sonora Bach Festival Slated

The Sonora Bach Festival features concerts throughout the region, providing the community opportunities to hear fine local and professional musicians of all ages perform the ...

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Posted: Oct. 17, 2017 2:36 p.m. | Sonora Bach Festival Slated Comments 0 Comments
HAGGIN MUSEUM Stockton gem opening reimagined galleries

HAGGIN MUSEUM Stockton gem opening reimagined galleries

Haggin Museum — an art and history museum that’s been described by Sunset magazine as “one of the undersung gems of California — is opening its ...

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Posted: Oct. 09, 2017 3:03 p.m. | HAGGIN MUSEUM Stockton gem opening reimagined galleries Comments 0 Comments
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PUMPKIN MANIA Dell’Osso farms: It’s corny but tons of fun

PUMPKIN MANIA Dell’Osso farms: It’s corny but tons of fun

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Black Panthers Documentary

The Modesto Junior College Civic Engagement Project (CEP) invites the community to a free screening of the documentary film ‘The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the ...

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Crapemyrtles, Classic Trees Offered Through Foundation

Crapemyrtles, Classic Trees Offered Through Foundation

The Arbor Day Foundation will brighten up your fall by offering 10 free autumn classics trees or five free crapemyrtle when you join the organization ...

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Posted: Oct. 09, 2017 2:36 p.m. | Crapemyrtles, Classic Trees Offered Through Foundation Comments 0 Comments
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Water Professionals Week Being Observed Statewide

Water Professionals Week Being Observed Statewide

California’s first-ever Water Professionals Appreciation Week launched Oct. 7 and runs through Oct. 15 as part of a new annual designation intended to highlight ...

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How To Cope With Fewer Hours Of Daylight

How To Cope With Fewer Hours Of Daylight

Daylight saving time comes to an end each fall, at a time when the hours of available sunlight already are beginning to decline.

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THE SPIRT OF THE SEASON Winchester Mystery House candlelight tours

THE SPIRT OF THE SEASON Winchester Mystery House candlelight tours

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Posted: Oct. 04, 2017 11:10 a.m. | THE SPIRT OF THE SEASON Winchester Mystery House candlelight tours Comments 0 Comments
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MUSEUM Black history museum popular destination

MUSEUM Black history museum popular destination

WASHINGTON (AP) — In its first year, the Smithsonian's new black museum has become the nation's top temple to blackness, an Afrocentric shrine on ...

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MONUMENTS Push for smaller monuments That is except in Interior Secretary’s home state

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has closely followed his boss' playbook, encouraging mining and drilling on public lands and reducing the ...

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Posted: Oct. 04, 2017 11:05 a.m. | MONUMENTS Push for smaller monuments That is except in Interior Secretary’s home state  Comments 0 Comments
3 proposed national monuments

3 proposed national monuments

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has recommended changes to some existing national monuments, including shrinking their size and allowing more uses ...

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MARIJUANA Legal loophole in DC creates bizarre pot bazaar

WASHINGTON (AP) — It's hard to justify $45 for an ordinary black cotton T-shirt, but the customer at a store in Washington D.C.'s ...

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Posted: Oct. 04, 2017 11:00 a.m. | MARIJUANA Legal loophole   in DC creates    bizarre pot bazaar Comments 0 Comments
PUMPKIN FAIR ROLLS INTO MANTECA More than 30,000 expected Oct. 7-8

PUMPKIN FAIR ROLLS INTO MANTECA More than 30,000 expected Oct. 7-8

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Posted: Oct. 04, 2017 10:57 a.m. | PUMPKIN FAIR ROLLS INTO MANTECA More than 30,000 expected Oct. 7-8 Comments 0 Comments
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Great Valley Museum Hosts Science Festival

The Great Valley Museum is hosting the eighth annual Wild Planet Day family science festival on Saturday, Oct. 14, 10 a.m. to 3 p ...

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La Grange Breakfast Sunday

La Grange Breakfast Sunday

The Odd Fellows of Lafayette Historical Lodge #65 remind you of their monthly breakfast, always on the second Sunday at the IOOF Hall in downtown ...

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Typewriter Documentary Screening Due At State

Typewriter Documentary Screening Due At State

In this magnificent filmic essay, director Doug Nichol explores the mythology attached to the typewriter, as cultural historians, collectors and various obsessives (including Tom Hanks ...

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Posted: Oct. 03, 2017 3:45 p.m. | Typewriter Documentary Screening Due At State Comments 0 Comments
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Take Time To Enjoy Fall Foliage Excursion

Take Time To Enjoy Fall Foliage Excursion

Autumn means different things to many people. Students may embrace the dawn of a new school year, while others might embrace the crisp weather after ...

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Threshold among bands playing Pumpkin Fair weekend Oct. 7-8

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Posted: Sep. 26, 2017 3:28 p.m. | Threshold among bands playing  Pumpkin Fair weekend Oct. 7-8 Comments 0 Comments

Old Sacramento’s historic venues

The California State Railroad Museum complex is located within Old Sacramento State Historic Park — itself a portion of the Old Sacramento Historic District.

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SACRAMENTO HISTORY MUSEUM Old Sacramento serves up seven museums

SACRAMENTO HISTORY MUSEUM Old Sacramento serves up seven museums

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Posted: Sep. 26, 2017 3:18 p.m. | SACRAMENTO HISTORY MUSEUM Old Sacramento serves up seven museums Comments 0 Comments
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