The nomination period for Sacramento County’s elections ended on Aug. 7, and Elk Grove residents will vote in six local races where challengers are facing incumbents.
Elk Grove Mayor Steve Ly on Aug. 7 publicly responded to allegations that his associates or supporters harassed several local women who politically oppose him.
Sacramento County’s public health staff announced this week that COVID-19 testing sites will be offered via drive-thru services in south Sacramento County. Visitors must register online or call for an appointment before they can receive free testing.
Lynda Bettencourt, an educator who has worked in the Elk Grove Unified School District for 30 years, is now a Sacramento County Teacher of the Year.
Marie Jachino, executive director of Elk Grove Food Bank Services, this week said that the 16th annual Run 4 Hunger was a success, despite the absence of a large crowd of runners, joggers and walkers gathering at Elk Grove Regional Park.
Pat Perez, a former Elk Grove Community Services District (CSD) director, said on Aug. 4 that he will not join Elk Grove’s mayoral race. He pulled nomination papers for the position on July 29 while he was exploring a potential run.
The Elk Grove City Council on Aug. 12 will decide whether to take any action against Mayor Steve Ly in regard to allegations by local women who claim they were harassed by his associates or supporters.
The city of Elk Grove is proposing a change to its land use designation on its 100-acre parcel, southeast of city limits at Grant Line Road.
Cosumnes Fire Chief Mike McLaughlin will end his 32 years of fire service when he retires in December. The Cosumnes Community Services District (CSD) announced his planned retirement on July 22.
Elk Grove School Trustee Bobbie Singh-Allen on July 28 announced her plan to run for mayor of Elk Grove this November.
The Elk Grove Golf Classic, which will be held Aug. 10 to raise money for the Elk Grove Youth Sports Foundation, will be held at Valley Hi Country Club at 9595 Franklin Blvd. in Elk Grove.
J.D. Davis (Elk Grove High School alum) of the New York Mets went 2 for 3 with a two-run home run, two RBI and two runs on July 28 in the Mets’ 8-3 win over Boston.
The leading scorer for the four-time defending Big West Conference champion UC Davis women’s basketball team in 2019-20 will be taking her game to Europe as recent graduate Katie Toole has signed her first professional contract with RACA Granada of the Spanish Liga Femenina 2.
He’d been available as a substitute last season, but this year Mario Penagos saw his soccer career take its biggest step when he found out that the Sacramento Republic FC wanted to sign him to his first pro contract.
The California Interscholastic Federation (CIF), Outfront Media Sports, and Concordia University Irvine announced the signing of a six-year strategic partnership on Aug. 5. Under terms of the agreement, Concordia University Irvine’s Master’s in Coaching and Athletics Administration will serv…
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Viewers from around the world can learn about Elk Grove’s culturally diverse community next month when the city of Elk Grove will host a slew of online events as part of Cultural Diversity Awareness Month. The festivities will last from Aug. 1-30.