N Factor Awards Tonight in Natomas

20140330-115024.jpgBY OJASWI ADHIKARI, NHS INTERN THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz The Third Annual N Factor Awards will held 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. tonight in Natomas. The event is a way for the Natomas community members to recognize celebrate each... Read More >

Sports Hot Spot Held Friday Nights in Natomas

hotspotriotierraBY CHRIS SHANNON THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz If your kids enjoy basketball and are looking for something to do on Friday nights, then they may want to check out the Hot Spot program in Natomas. Sponsored by Councilmembers Angelique... Read More >

State of Natomas 2014: Future Looks Bright

stateofnatomas14BY SUKHMAN REKHI, NP3 INTERN THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz “The future of Natomas is bright,” said Danielle Marshall, president of the Natomas Chamber of Commerce at the 10th Annual State of Natomas Luncheon. A record-number 300-plus attended “Directions 2014”... Read More >

Chamber to Host 10th Annual State of Natomas Lunch

stateofnatomas14BY SUKHMAN REKHI, NP3 INTERN THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz The Natomas Chamber of Commerce will hold its 10th Annual State of Natomas luncheon next week. The event will take place at Four Points by Sheraton located at 4900 Duckhorn... Read More >

Photo Gallery: Reopening Northgate Park

20131124-102308.jpgPHOTOS BY JEREMIAH McWRIGHT FOR THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Northgate Park in Natomas reopened to the public Saturday, Nov. 22. Festivities included dedicating the new, paved futsal courts in memory of Arturo ” The Coach” Carrillo. In addition to... Read More >

Renovated Northgate Park Reopens in Natomas

northgateparkeventTHE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz The city’s first paved soccer courts will be dedicated during a celebration 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Northgate Park in Natomas. The “futsal” courts will be dedicated in the memory of Arturo “Coach... Read More >

Volunteers Clean Up Parkway Near Northgate

northgatecleanup1THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Sacramento city Councilman Steve Cohn and AmeriCorps NCCC members joined forces with the American River Parkway Foundation and volunteers for a clean up near Northgate on Saturday, Nov. 2. “Beautiful fall morning cleaning up American... Read More >

Natomas Bitz ~ November 3, 2013

Assemblyman Dr. Richard Pan speaks to Natomas Park Elementary School students during Red Ribbon Week.THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Natomas Bitz is a roundup of buzz-worthy news and happenings around Natomas: The office of Sacramento city Councilman Steve Hansen, District 4, will host a District Day at the Crocker Art Museum. All District 4... Read More >

New Ball Fields Now Open at Natomas Regional Park

firstpitchashbyBY ANTHONY BARNES, INTERN THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Saturday marked the much-anticipated grand opening of the brand-new North Natomas Regional Park baseball fields. On hand for the opening-day festivities was the family of Dylan Akins, a 2013 Inderkum High... Read More >

Citywide ‘Values Project’ Seeks Natomas Input

Youngsters chalk "Responsibility" during a Values Project workshop held at Kids Kamp in south Natomas last month. Stencils and chalk will be available for children to chalk in a closed off parking lot at Celebrate Natomas on Sept. 7.BY KALLIE PROVENCHER, INTERN THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Artist Peter Hassen likes to promote “unity,” “tolerance” and “respect” by painting these words – and others – in public parking lots. His hope: to unite the Sacramento community with his... Read More >

Natomas Eatery Supports McKinley Park Rebuild

BWWfundraiserTHE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz The Buffalo Wild Wings restaurant in Natomas is lending its support toward the Rebuild McKinley playground project. Today, May 29, and on June 3, the restaurant will donate 15% of food sales to rebuild the... Read More >

Councilman Cohn Seeks Nominations For Volunteer Award

2012 Award Recipient Jeff Harris with Councilman Cohn at East Portal Park. / Courtesy PhotoTHE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Nominations are being accepted for city Councilmember Steve Cohn’s District 3 “Volunteer of the Year Award.” Cohn invites nominations of an individual or community group that gives of their time and energy to make District... Read More >

Opinion: Don’t Leave A Hole In Natomas’ Future With Arena Deal

20130326-165443.jpgBY RON DWYER-VOSS SPECIAL TO THE NATOMAS BUZZ Open letter to Councilmembers Cohn and Ashby, I am writing to ask what you are doing to make sure the proposed arena deal does not leave a major blight in Natomas, home... Read More >

Kings Or No Kings – Natomas Will Land On Its Feet

FH000008BY BRANDY TUZON BOYD THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Natomas will land on its feet no matter what happens with the Sacramento Kings, NBA or Sleep Train Arena. That was the message Monday from Sacramento Vice Mayor Angelique Ashby and... Read More >