The Elk Grove school board on Jan. 14 approved limits on open enrollment at Cosumnes Oaks and Monterey Trail high schools for the 2020-21 school year.
The Elk Grove Planning Commission on Jan. 16 unanimously approved, by a 4-0 vote, a request to rezone and subdivide a parcel for the development of 15 single-family residential lots on Bond Road, east Waterman Road.
Elk Grove Mayor Steve Ly on Jan. 13 was invited to speak about the city of Elk Grove and learn about the technological practices of many other cities at a global ‘smart city’ convention in Taipei, Taiwan.
City to host grand opening of community center
The Elk Grove City Council on Jan. 8 adopted a resolution establishing a charter for compassion for Elk Grove, and a Compassion Awards program.
Six people were inducted into the Elk Grove Hall of Fame during a ceremony held on Jan. 9 at Armaan’s Palace Event Hall.
The Elk Grove city staff on Jan. 13 announced they will start accepting applications for city grants that can fund local nonprofits and sponsor events.
More than a hundred people on Jan. 10 gathered at a Muslim community center in Elk Grove to discuss last month’s incident when an unknown person reportedly harassed a high school student for being Muslim at her campus.
Elk Grove police detectives on Jan. 14 arrested a 31-year-old caretaker who is accused of fatally assaulting a teenage resident at a care home last month.
The Elk Grove Chamber of Commerce treated the local business community to their annual Gala on Jan. 10 at the Wackford Community & Aquatic Complex’s Valley Oak Ballroom. Bob Miller became the Chamber’s board chair for 2020 and a slew of business leaders and representatives were sworn int…
After three consecutive losses, the Monterey Trail Mustangs ended their losing streak with a thrilling win in overtime Saturday afternoon at the Sheldon High School Adidas Challenge with a 65-63 victory over the Pleasant Valley Vikings of Chico.
The Wildcats shutout Elk Grove 2-0 with one goal in each half to improve their Delta League record to 5-0 and overall record to 11-0. Their next game is today on the road against Jesuit at 3 p.m. while the Thundering Herd hosts Sheldon at 3:30 p.m. today.
The Optimist All-Star Game for football was played on Jan. 18 at Sacramento State and after a touchdown by the North team cut the South’s lead to 15-13 with 5:47 left in the third quarter, the South scored on an interception and later pulled away on a field goal in the fourth quarter to win …
The Cosumnes River College Hawks (7-11, 1-5) were looking to stop the bleeding and a five-game losing streak by facing Sac City (11-7, 2-4) at Clark Court. With the close proximity of the schools and the long rivalry of these programs, the Hawks were ready to end the streak and get back to w…
The Sheldon Huskies boys’ basketball team ended the Sheldon Adidas Challenge with a bang as they beat the Capital Christian Cougars 88-68 Saturday night at Sheldon High School.
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Fr. Sylvester Kwiatkowski came to Elk Grove’s St. Maria Goretti Parish last year with an artistic flare. Parishioners got a sense of that passion during the pastor’s sermons.
The 2nd annual Elk Grove Restaurant Week is happening on Jan. 20-26 and the Todo un Poco Bistro’s owner wants diners to think “pizza” when they consider her restaurant. They plan to showcase their pizza selections on Sunday, Jan. 26.