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 150th Anniversary
Sacramento is located at the confluence of two rivers, the Sacramento and the American.
Sacramento was named in 1808 by Gabriel Moraga, a Spanish explorer who named the valley for the Holy Sacrament, a Christian religious rite.
Sacramento became a major supply and commercial center for miners, who could buy their provisions at inflated prices from merchants in the rapidly growing prospering town.
www.cityofsacramento.org /webtech/150/history.html   (1369 words)

  
 Sacramento Apartments
Sacramento is a growing multicultural community with a lot of history, interesting cultural activities and a large variety of apartments for rent.
California State University Sacramento is the area.s center for academics, culture and nightlife.
Sacramento's overall cost of living is right at the national average, making it one of the most affordable large cities in California.
www.rent.com /rentals/california/sacramento-and-vicinity/sacramento   (668 words)

  
 Sacramento County, California - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Sacramento County is a county of the U.S. state of California.
Sacramento County extends from the low delta lands between the Sacramento and San Joaquin Rivers north to about ten miles beyond the State Capitol and east to the foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountains.
Sacramento County was one of the original counties of California, created in 1850 at the time of statehood.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Sacramento_County,_California   (758 words)

  
 Sacramento, California
Sacramento is the capital of the State of California and is the fifth largest city in the state.
Sacramento is ranked as the 23rd "Most Fun U.S City" in a survey conducted in 2003 by Cranium Inc. Factors taken into account in the ranking include: the number of sports teams, restaurants, dance performances, toy stores, the amount of a city's budget that is spent on recreation, and other factors.
Sacramento's population boomed with the discovery of gold at Sutter's Mill in Coloma, approximately 50 miles northeast of Fort Sutter.
www.citytowninfo.com /places/california/sacramento   (1042 words)

  
 Sacramento, California
Sacramento's light rail system began operations in the state's capital in 1987.
From these stops, the California state capitol building can be seen at the end of the mall.
While riding, be sure to watch for the sound walls--mostly on the east side of the tracks--which have been painted with leaves and windows in an attempt to ward off graffiti.
world.nycsubway.org /us/sacramento   (2329 words)

  
 WOW ~ Sacramento, California
Sacramento Zoo - The Sacramento Zoo is located in William Land Park, the largest park in the City of Sacramento.
Effie Yeaw Nature Center - The Effie Yeaw Nature Center was built in Ancil Hoffman Park by the Sacramento County Department of Parks and Recreation in 1976 and is dedicated to Effie Yeaw and her work to acquaint both children and adults with the rich and varied natural wonders of the American River Parkway.
California Vietnam Veterans Memorial - The California Vietnam Veterans Memorial is located in the north-east corner of the State Capitol grounds at 15th Street and Capitol Avenue, Sacramento.
home.att.net /~kiharvey/sacto.htm   (890 words)

  
 Sacramento County CAGenWeb Project
John Sutter, born in Switzerland in 1803, came to California in 1839 and settled in the Sacramento Valley.
Sacramento was part of Mexico at the time, and, after becoming a Mexican citizen, Sutter was given a land grant by Governor Juan Bautista Alvarado in the valley.
In 1850, California became a state, and Sacramento County was established as one of its original counties.
www.cagenweb.com /sacramento   (509 words)

  
 Sacramento California
Sacramento is the county seat of Sacramento County, California and the capital of the USA state of California.
Sacramento was an outgrowth of Sutter's Fort which was established by his father Captain John Sutter in 1839.
During the gold rush Sacramento was a major distribution point, a commercial and agricultural center, and terminus for wagon train, stagecoach, riverboat, telegraph, Pony Express, and the First Transcontinental Railroad.
wwp.california-ca.com /sacramento   (177 words)

  
 Sacramento, California (Cities)
Sacramento is the State Capital and the seat of Sacramento County.
Today Sacramento, population 1,797,000, is a leading governmental, commercial and transportation center of the West.
Sacramento is part of the Sacramento, California metro area.
www.ohwy.com /ca/s/sacramen.htm   (247 words)

  
 Realty Times - Real Estate News and Advice - Local Market Conditions
Sacramento's median price is $387,810 which is an increase from last year of 1.5%.
Sacramento in general has many unique homes with loads of character.
Strong Buyers Market Continues As we enter the fall real estate market, Sacramento continues to see an increase in the number of listed homes and a decrease in the number of sales For the month ending August 2006 here is a market snap...
realtytimes.com /rtmcrloc/California~Sacramento   (890 words)

  
 Sacramento News
SACRAMENTO Investigators continued to search Sunday for the killer of a Sacramento sheriff's deputy, ruling out a link to the deaths of two people found in a van in the Cosumnes River.
SACRAMENTO - With the Republican foe of Jerry Brown providing the platform, a 37-year-old mother of three came forward Thursday to charge that the Oakland mayor and Democratic attorney general candidate...
SACRAMENTO Sacramento County elections officials are warning voters to be on the lookout for ballot problems if they vote by mail.
www.topix.net /sacramento   (769 words)

  
 Superior Court of California, Sacramento County
Residents of Sacramento County that were summoned for jury duty and/or served as a juror for the Sacramento Superior Courts between the dates of June 28, 2006 and September 12, 2006 may be eligible for a reimbursement of parking fees they may have paid.
If the Jury Parking Lot at 8th and G Streets in downtown Sacramento was full the day of your summons, and you subsequently had to pay for your parking in another parking facility, you may be reimbursed for the parking fees.
Sacramento Superior Court may require additional local forms which are not yet available through the EZ Legal File program.
www.saccourt.com   (360 words)

  
 Sacramento, California - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
California State University, Sacramento, also known as Sac State, is the local university.
It is one of the twenty-three campuses of the growing California State University system.
From 1990 to 2000, the population grew 14.7%.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Sacramento,_California   (4611 words)

  
 Sacramento Discrimination Lawyers - California Discrimination Attorneys
The California Fair Employment and Housing Act prohibits an employer from discriminating against any employee because that employee is over forty (40) years old.
In California, however, corrective measures are irrelevant to the determination of whether an employee is “disabled” unless the corrective measure itself is limiting.
Lastly, under California disability law, an employee may show that his/her disabling condition “limits” the major life activity of “working” simply by demonstrating that it prevents him/her from doing his/her own job without reasonable accommodation.
www.sacramento-employment-law.com /sacramentodiscrimination.html   (1094 words)

  
 Sacramento Hotels - Search hotels in Sacramento, California
Sacramento is not only the capital of the largest state in the Union, it is also a unique historical and cultural center.
Sacramento's history rested on a few pioneers and Indians for until gold was found nearby in the 1840's.
Within weeks, Sacramento and the entire area became the busiest and most bustling part of the entire nation as thousands came west to strike it rich in the great Gold Rush.
sacramento.californiahotelservice.com   (449 words)

  
 John P Costello Patent Trademark & Copyright Attorney Sacramento California
The Law Offices of John P. Costello in Sacramento, California represent clients in intellectual property matters including patent law, trademark law, and copyright law.
John P. Costello is licensed as an attorney in the states of California and Washington.
He is licensed to practice in California state courts as well as California federal courts (the Northern, Eastern, and Central U.S. District Courts of California).
www.sacramentopatentattorney.com /CM/Custom/TOCAttorneys.asp   (269 words)

  
 Sacramento Employment Lawyers - California Employemnt Attorneys
In the legal sense of the phrase as used under California state law, "good cause" means "fair and honest reasons, regulated by good faith on the part of the employer, that are not trivial, arbitrary, or capricious, unrelated to business needs or goals, or pretextual.
If you believe that you are in a hostile work environment or you think that you have been the victim of sexual harassment on the job, you should protect yourself and your legal rights and contact an attorney who understands this complex area of the law.
Sexual harassment is a form of sex discrimination that violates the California Fair Employment and Housing Act also known as FEHA (Government Code ยง12920 et seq.), and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.
www.sacramento-employment-law.com   (2297 words)

  
 Sacramento California Bicycle Accident Attorneys Lawyers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Every year in California there are over 100 people killed and thousands more injured in bicycle collisions.
The following are important excerpts from the California Vehicle Code (VC) relating to the operation and equipping of bicycles.
The california motorcycle accident, car motorcycle accident, motorcycle accident law, motorcycle accident injury, motorcycle crash, fatal motorcycle crash, sacramento motorcycle accident, auto accident, personal injury, wrongful death or other legal information presented at this site should not be construed to be formal legal advice nor the formation of a lawyer or attorney client relationship.
www.sacramentobraininjurylaw.com /p_bike.html   (2304 words)

  
 Timmons, Owen & Owen: Sacramento Attorneys, Personal Injury, Products Liability, Workers Compensation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Timmons is a member of the State Bar of California, the Sacramento County Bar Association, the California Applicants' Attorneys Association and the Consumer Attorneys of California.
He was admitted to the State Bar of California in 1979, and is also admitted to practice law in the United States District Court, Eastern District of California, and the United States Court of Appeals, Ninth District.
He was admitted to the State Bar of California in 1972, and is also admitted to practice in the United States District Court, Eastern District of California, and the United States Court of Appeals, Ninth District.
www.sacramento-injury-attorney.com /bios.html   (650 words)

  
 Sacramento Real Estate
Our real estate blog is the most complete source for Sacramento area market updates.
This home was recently updated with a newer roof, new wood floors, and energy efficient windows.
Stay up to date with our Sacramento real estate blog, updated daily with news, listing changes, and real estate market reports.
www.sacramento-home.com   (308 words)

  
 City of Sacramento - Plan Your Trip, Find Restaurants & Save on Sacramento Hotels
Gold Rush-era attractions, California State Capitol tours, outdoor adventures, and hotels, dining and cultural arts for every taste and budget.
The California Hall of Fame is a groundbreaking new destination extolling the inspirational contributions of extraordinary Californians who have made their mark on the state, the nation and the world.
Sacramento Opera is the region's only professional producing opera company, presenting three works at the Community Theatre annually.
www.sacramentocvb.org   (148 words)

  
 Sacramento Real Estate Guide and Valuations - Zillow
For Sacramento, the appreciation rate was 20% in 2005 vs. 45.6% in 2004.
The Zindex for Sacramento, as well as individual home real estate valuations, can be used by homeowners, Realtors, residents listing for sale by owner homes (FSBO), as well as just curious real estate enthusiasts.
The Zindex™ is Zillow's Housing Index and is the median Zestimate™ for a given geographic area on a given day.
www.zillow.com /local/California/Sacramento/Sacramento   (177 words)

  
 Sacramento Transportation Management Association, Sacramento TMA, Sacramento California
The Sacramento Transportation Management Association is an independent, non-profit membership association, representing 145 employers and helping more than 87,153 commuters find alternatives to commuting alone to work.
The TMA was founded in 1990 by employers that were concerned about the negative impact of Sacramento's traffic congestion and air pollution on their employees' commutes and quality of life.
Sacramento has been named one of 12 cities across the United States given the coveted designation this year as a Bicycle Friendly Community by the League of American Bicyclists.
www.sacramento-tma.org /index.htm   (760 words)

  
 Doubletree Hotel Sacramento - Sacramento, California
The Doubletree Hotel Sacramento, located in the northern Sacramento business, professional, and retail district of Point West/Arden across from the upscale Arden Mall, is conveniently situated just off Capital City Freeway, six blocks from the California Expo Center (home of the State Fair).
Sacramento International Airport (SMF) is only 20 minutes from our attractive, full service hotel on 22 acres with abundant parking and all the amenities you expect from a top hotel.
Old Sacramento, the Capitol and state government buildings, Sacramento Convention Center and U. Davis Medical Center are less than six miles away.
sacramento-california.onetravelsource.com /10228680.html   (377 words)

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