Author: Chris Lodgson

Elk Grove Families Demand Action As School Board Approves Race & Equity Policy Updates
Community & Events

Elk Grove Families Demand Action As School Board Approves Race & Equity Policy Updates

Tensions were high on Tuesday night as tempers flared during the Elk Grove Unified School District Board bi-weekly meeting. Community members and advocates, as well as families demanded action and accountability around racial issues plaguing Elk Grove schools. An almost all-Black lineup of parents and students directed strong criticisms at the […]

Newsom Wins Race for California Governor, Democrats Take U.S. House, GOP Boosted in US Senate
News & Crime Watch

Newsom Wins Race for California Governor, Democrats Take U.S. House, GOP Boosted in US Senate

After a roller-coaster of a night, things are starting to settle down as national, state and local election results trickle in. Although some races remain undecided, there are some major takeaways. First, California Democrat Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom is now our Governor elect. Second, Congressional Democrats take control of the […]

Local Hero Gets Certificate of Recognition From City Council & Becomes Honorary City Council Member
Community & Events

Local Hero Gets Certificate of Recognition From City Council & Becomes Honorary City Council Member

Orlando Martinez Awarded For Stopping Assault & Robbery This Wednesday the Elk Grove City Council awarded Orlando Martinez with a Certificate of Recognition for “His courage and assistance to aid a fellow resident” following his intervention into the now widely publicized assault and robbery of a 12 year old on Swann […]