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Sacramento holds press conference for Anthony Sadler

Christine Kittle

August 26, 2015

Hometown hero Anthony Sadler has returned to Sacramento. A press conference was held Wednesday afternoon in the Sacramento City Hall Plaza for Sadler, a Sacramento State student, who helped stop an attack by an armed gunman on a high-speed train in France last Friday. {{tncms-asset app="edi...

Sac State honors servicemen with digital billboard

Kellie McCown

August 24, 2015

Sacramento State honors the three servicemen who received the legion d'honneur for stopping a terrorist attack in France with a digital billboard that can be seen from Highway 50, calling the men heroes.The three Americans were awarded the medals by French President Francois Hollande in a ceremony Mon...

College Democrats engage Kevin Johnson on Measure L

State Hornet Staff

October 1, 2014

Sac State College Democrats proved being on the same political party does not mean agreeing on every single topic of interest.When Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson followed up his Monday night town hall meeting by giving the College Democrats a more private hearing about Measure L yesterday, he was asked q...

Kevin Johnson wants more say in role as city mayor

Sarah Hines

September 30, 2014

The American Riverfront Center was filled with more than 100 people looking to hear Sacramento mayor Kevin Johnson speak about Measure L last night.Usually filled with students looking to satisfy their hunger, people at the center during the mayor’s speech aimed to satisfy a different kind of need - ans...

Sac State Renaissance Society provides new skills to retirees

Kelly Abercrombie

February 1, 2014

The Renaissance Society gathered Friday in Hinde auditorium to kick start their new spring semester of classes offered to the Sacramento retired community.Just like a student signing up for classes for the spring semester, this spritely elderly bunch signs up for classes including: iPhone basics, rel...

Kings need to stay for the city

Anthony Nathan

March 13, 2013

In the final battle for the Kings, Mayor Kevin Johnson has revealed his secret bidders or “whales” to combat the Maloof brothers’ harpoon-wielding Hansen Group in the Sacramento State of the City address. Johnson’s whales, 24 Hour Fitness founder Mark Mastrov and part owner of the NHL’s Pittsburg...

Mayor Kevin Johnson speaks on education

Sean Keister

December 1, 2011

Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson spoke Nov. 30 at Sacramento State to address the state of education in California. Johnson spoke to approximately 150 people at Modoc Hall for the "Campus Conversation on Higher Education" event sponsored by the Sacramento State College Democrats. One of Johnson's key po...