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Farm-to-Fork Festival debuts at Sac State

Sacramento will host its inaugural Farm-to-Fork Festival in the Library Quad on Sept. 14, to celebrate the campus' fresh food and healthy eating tradition by showcasing free cooking demonstrations and other educational activities.
[Photo courtesy of Farm-to-Fork Festival at Sac State]

Sharlene Phou

September 12, 2016

Sacramento State will launch its inaugural Farm-to-Fork Festival and Dinner on Sept. 14 to help  increase food-insecurity awareness and educate students on healthy eating habits. Farm-to-fork is a locally coined and nationally known concept celebrating area organic food and produce. It aims to pr...

Woman’s body found near Sac State, possible homicide

Jacob Abbott

April 29, 2016

UPDATED: A woman’s body was found floating in the American River near Sacramento State on Friday morning. Sacramento Police Department Lieutenant Glen Faulkner said the body had signs of trauma inconsistent with a drowning accident. Faulkner called in homicide detectives to help determine the cause of...

Students observe Bike to Sacramento State Day

Peak Adventures bike shop manager Rad Beauton describes the services offed at the Peak Adventures bike shop during Bike to Sac State Day on Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at the Plaza near the Guy West Bridge.

Jessica Mangili |@jessica_mangili

May 6, 2015

Students took to their bikes to help celebrate Bike to Sacramento State Day, hosted by University Transportation and Parking Services on Wednesday in the plaza near the Guy West Bridge.UTAPS allowed students to log their miles at their booth. Students who pledge to ride at least 50 miles in May will rec...

Guy West Bridge undergoes a massive makeover

Matthew Malone

September 17, 2014

The Guy West Bridge, built in 1966 as a replica of the Golden Gate Bridge, has transformed into a work zone with the Eastern Tower now hidden by scaffolding and plastic sheeting.Repairs to the bridge, which began this summer, include the removal of the lead-based paint and repainting with the bridge’...

Sac State PD seizes illegally locked bikes

Elizabeth Zelidon

September 10, 2014

If students at Sacramento State lock their bicycle to a pole, staircase or tree this semester, it might not be there when they return.Sac State Police Department will remove any bicycles locked outside of designated areas, enforcing new regulations that began this semester.Campus police feel it is ne...

Guy West Bridge will undergo restoration project to remove lead-based paint

Kathleen Pizzo

October 2, 2013

The city of Sacramento will make numerous restorations to the Guy West bridge during the spring semester, including a removal of the original lead based paint that has deteriorated since the bridge was built."Primarily, it's a bridge paint job,” said Max Katt, an associate engineer at the Sacramento based Quincy ...