Heard In Natomas: River City Bank Branch Closing

rivercitybankiconTHE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz updated 9 p.m. Feb. 10, 2013 River City Bank will close its north Natomas location May 6, according to notices posted inside the branch. The branch is located in the Del Paso Marketplace at 2800... Read More >

Heard In Natomas: Here They Stay

Area leaders weigh in on news the Sacramento Kings will remain in Sactown next season: “This is about more than a sports team, this about about our city and our neighborhoods. The importance of this franchise to the Natomas area... Read More >

Heard In Natomas: Giovanni’s Pizzeria Closing

NATOMAS BUZZ reader Deb wrote to tell us Giovanni’s Pizzeria, located in the Town Center Shopping Center, will close its doors permanently Nov. 21.

Heard In Natomas: Something Fresh Is Coming

  SAC CITY OFFICIALS CONFIRM A BAJA FRESH EATERY IS SLATED TO OPEN ADJACENT TO THE WIENERSCHNITZEL ON ADVANTAGE WAY. “Unfortunately, at this time we do not have an exact opening date; however, we hope to open this restaurant in... Read More >

Heard In Natomas: Aaron Bros Store Set To Close

A NATOMAS BUZZ reader tells us the Aaron Bros art and framing store in the Natomas Marketplace shopping center will close for good on Sept 23. Employees cite poor sales and say they will be relocated to the Folsom location. ... Read More >

Heard In Natomas: Postcard Addresses Noise

Heard In Natomas: Pho NV One Closes Doors

The Vietnamese eatery Pho NV One, located in the strip mall at Del Paso Road and Gateway Park Boulevard, reportedly closed for business on June 31. One reader writes: “I am devastated. Their Pho is excellent. Their broth is so... Read More >

Natomas District Squashes Middle School Rumors

Rumors that Natomas Middle School students will mingle with H. Allen Hight Elementary School students when school starts August 10 are reportedly just that – rumors. According to Natomas Unified School District officials, there are no plans for middle school... Read More >

Valley View Acres Plans 23rd Parade In Natomas

Valley View Acres residents will hold their 23rd annual 4th of July parade on Sunday. Participants will meet 10 a.m. at 4930 Tunis Road. The parade starts at 10:30 a.m. A potluck and festivities are planned after the parade. Hot... Read More >

Heard In Natomas: Restaurant To Go In Old Pei Wei

Sources tell THE BUZZ construction is under way at the former Pei Wei restaurant in the Sacramento Gateway shopping center off North Freeway. The new, family-owned eatery Tokyo Steakhouse is reportedly similar to Benihana. When the restaurant will open depends... Read More >

Heard In The Neighborhood

Dairy Queen in the Natomas Marketplace Shopping Center has closed for business. Thanks for the tip, K.S.!

Heard In Natomas: Community Rallies For School

For KOVR 13 report on this story, click HERE! From Becky Pryor, secretary at Two Rivers Elementary School: The transition to the new school year has been as smooth as possible with all the budget upheaval. Kids are very “roll... Read More >

Heard: GP Changes Prelude To Development

THE BUZZ has been asked to post this message which has been making the rounds on Natomas-area e-mail groups: Dear Natomas community leaders: Just a heads up about the County General Plan update hearings going on at the Planning Commission.... Read More >

Heard In Natomas: NUSD Budget Cuts Deep

This morning THE BUZZ asked our friends on Facebook and a few others, whose children have already started school, how the Natomas Unified School District budget cuts were affecting their campuses. This is what we have heard back thus far:... Read More >