Grant HS Student Diagnosed with TB

THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Sacramento County Public officials have confirmed that a Grant Union High School student has been diagnosed with active tuberculosis. This student is currently receiving medical care, according to a press release issued by the county.... Read More >

Twin Rivers Trustee Quinn Arrested on Multiple Felonies

C. Quinn / TRUSD PhotoTHE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz The Twin Rivers Unified school board will meet in closed session tomorrow, Nov. 7 to discuss the overnight arrest of trustee Cortez Quinn on multiple felony and misdemeanor charges. Quinn, 46, was arrested Tuesday night... Read More >

New Twin Rivers Police Chief Sworn In

Twin Rivers USD Superintendent Dr. Steven Martinez, left, congratulates Harvey Woo, right, the district’s new police chief.THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Harvey Woo was sworn in Monday as the new chief of police for the Twin Rivers Unified School District Police Department. Woo took the oath of office during a ceremony officiated by Superintendent Dr. Steven... Read More >

New Principal Hired for Regency Park Elementary

Timothy Hammons / Photo: TRUSDTHE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz A new principal has been hired for Regency Park Elementary School in Natomas. The Twin Rivers Unified school board last week approved hiring Timothy R. Hammons, according to school district spokesperson Zenobia Gerald. Hammons is... Read More >

Motorcycle Driver Dies In Natomas Crash With School Bus

Photo by Marc LaverBY BRANDY TUZON BOYD THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz A motorcyclist died when his vehicle crashed into a Twin Rivers Unified School District bus at 7 a.m. this morning in Natomas. The collision occurred at the uncontrolled intersection of San... Read More >

Bond Oversight Committee Members Sought

TwinRiver_031708-CTHE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz The Natomas Unified School District and Twin Rivers Unified School District both seek volunteers to serve on their Citizens’ Bond Oversight Committees. Bond oversight committees are responsible for reviewing expenditures of bond money approved by... Read More >

Public Input Sought For Twin Rivers Superintendent Search

THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz The Twin Rivers Unified School District has scheduled four community forums seeking public input on the search for a new superintendent.Parents with children in the district, community members, students and Twin Rivers employees are being encouraged... Read More >

Twin Rivers District Delays Decision About Police Force

BY CHRIS SHANNONTHE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz The Twin Rivers Unified school board this week delayed making a decision about the district’s embattled police force.School board president Cortez Quinn told a standing-room-only crowd that no action had been taken on... Read More >

Twin Rivers USD Picks Interim Superintendent

THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Foothill High principal Joseph Williams was named the new interim superintendent of the Twin Rivers Unified School District at tonight’s school board meeting. Williams will act as interim superintendent for the remainder of the 2012-13... Read More >

Twin Rivers Board To Announce Interim Superintendent Pick

THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzzThe Twin Rivers Board of Trustees will announce their choice of a new interim superintendent today, Sept. 4 at the regularly scheduled board meeting. The board interviewed candidates on August 29 and 30, but decided not... Read More >

Natomas Schools Vie For $10K Grants

  THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Several schools in Natomas are competing for Raley’s Reach grants. This year, the fundraiser sponsored by Raley’s Family of Fine Stores is giving away $50,000 in grants to improve local schools. Proposed projects with... Read More >

Public Input Sought For Twin Rivers Superintendent Search

THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzzThe public is invited to attend a community forum dedicated to the selection of an executive search firm that will perform the superintendent search for the Twin Rivers Unified School District. The forum is set for... Read More >

Natomas Students Head Back To School

  THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Classes start today, August 15 at Natomas Unified School District’s traditional campuses and new Leroy Green Academy, marking the end of summer break for most Natomas-area students.Students returned to Natomas Pacific Pathways middle and... Read More >

Burglar Nabbed At Smythe Academy

THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz A man was arrested early this morning on suspicion of burglary at Smythe Academy of Arts and Sciences in the Gardenland/Northgate neighborhood. At about 1:30 a.m. today, August 4 Twin Rivers Police dispatch received an... Read More >