Description of name changes to well-known, major locations in Sacramento. How long before we get used to, and start to think and use, the “new” names? A person who left and returned to Sacramento after a few years (or less!) might become confused in a conversation with a Sacramentan who has stayed in place. For […]
(UPDATED 2/23/2020) The cities of Sacramento and West Sacramento unveiled the final architectural design for the I Street Bridge Replacement Project on Friday, February 21. Check it out! Original Post Description of the I Street Bridge Replacement Project and why Sacramentans should make their favorite bridge design choice known! Now is the time to weigh […]
(Last UPDATED 6/15/2020) Description and review of the historic Crest Theatre, a Sacramento landmark located on the K Street Mall that originally opened in 1912 as the Empress Theatre.
(Last UPDATED 1/21/2021) Description and review of Alhambra: Sacramento’s Palace of Fantasy, a documentary about the Sacramento Alhambra Theatre. The Alhambra Theatre was razed in 1973.
Description and background on Sutter’s Fort, the oldest restored Fort in the United States. Sutter’s Fort State Historic Park is located in Midtown Sacramento between K and L Streets and 26th and 28th Streets. The 20th Annual Sacramento Museum Day was on an unusually warm day for this time of year. I planned to take […]