A friend and I recently spent an enjoyable Sunday at the 4th Annual McCormack Ranch Sheepdog Trial. This was a first for me – although I had an inkling of what was involved. Sunday was the last day of the sheepdog trial. The multi-day event started the Thursday before with a sheep run through […]
(Last UPDATED 12/5/19) The 2019 California International Marathon will take place on Sunday, December 8. The race starts at 7:00 a.m. on Auburn-Folsom Road next to Folsom Dam. (Original Post) Sunday was a great day for California International Marathon (CIM) participants and spectators. The sky was blue, the sun was shining, and many trees were […]
(Last UPDATED 9/4/2020) Description of Run to Feed the Hungry, a long-time Sacramento tradition held on Thanksgiving Day. Join in the fun this year – rain or shine! NEW: See UPDATE for 2020 below. Original Blog Post Run to Feed the Hungry is a long-time Sacramento tradition. Each year thousands take part in what is […]
Description and review of the Golden 1 Center Open House, an event held to introduce Sacramentans to the newly built home of the Sacramento Kings.
(Last UPDATED 1/30/2017) Watching the Olympic Games can be addictive. I generally watch the Opening Ceremony and the Closing Ceremony – and then the actual competitions on a catch-as-catch-can basis as time allows. During the Opening Ceremony of the 2016 Olympic Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro I thought of all the billions of people […]