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Youth Baseball Registration Open
Community & Events

Youth Baseball Registration Open

Elk Grove is, by far, one of the largest youth sports communities in the country. Hundreds of boys and girls from all over the community play baseball annually. Elk Grove is large enough to have two dominant youth baseball programs with Elk Grove Youth Baseball and Laguna Youth Baseball. The […]

Elk Grove Turkey Trot
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Elk Grove Turkey Trot

The 8th Annual Elk Grove Turkey Trot is this Thursday – on Thanksgiving. It’s a 5K/10K annual race to benefit Courage House — homes for children rescued out of human trafficking. Hundreds of thousands of girls across the U.S. and around the world need a safe place to call home, […]

The Long Way Home
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The Long Way Home

By Wanita Zimmerman Coincidence? Divine Intervention? Arizona Highway 89 from Prescott in the middle of the State to the small settlement of Ashfork on Interstate 40 is a desolate area of brush, mesquite, sand and cacti.  The days are quite mild this time of year, but the nights, at an […]

Elf Jr. The Musical this Weekend
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Elf Jr. The Musical this Weekend

Elf, Jr. The Musical presented by Musical Mayhem Productions is in its last weekend. Only three shows left. Friday Nov 18th 7:00 PM Saturday Nov 19th 2:00 PM and 7:00 PM Tickets only $10.00 available online at www.mmpkids.com or at the door. 54 cast members Ages 8yr to 19yr old. […]

Hey Elk Grove Let’s Recycle More
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Hey Elk Grove Let’s Recycle More

Tuesday, November 15 marks America Recycles Day. America is recycling more than ever before, but we can still do better. The current recycling rate is 34%. For America Recycles Day, take the pledge to learn what materials are collected for recycling in Elk Grove, reduce your waste and recycle more, […]

Is the Outlet Mall’s Future in Jeopardy?
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Is the Outlet Mall’s Future in Jeopardy?

With the clock ticking, Stand Up California and an unknown funding source, are paying professional signature gatherers to repeal the action take by the Elk Grove City Council on October 26th to amend the Town Center Development Agreement. The action essentially removed any encumbrances on the land and freed it up to […]

Turkeys Needed
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Turkeys Needed

By: Judy Sala, Nonprofit & Service Club News Writer “Fill the Need, Feed the Hope” is the apt motto of the Elk Grove Food Bank. For more than 42 years, they’ve been living up to this promise by providing food, clothes and support services to men, women and children in […]