Overturned Logging Truck Closes I-5 in Natomas

Photo by Erik LazcanoTHE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Update 4:05 p.m. – Lanes #1, 2 and 3 have re-opened. Lane #4 remains closed for cleanup & tow and northbound I-5 on ramp still closed at Arena Boulevard. A logging truck has overturned, spilling... Read More >

SacPD to Conduct DUI Checkpoint in South Natomas

drivesoberTHE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz The Sacramento Police Department has announced it will conduct a sobriety and driver license checkpoint on Saturday, August 16 on Northgate Boulevard near Patio Drive in south Natomas. The checkpoint is scheduled to begin at... Read More >

Natomas Cops Log – August 14, 2014

sacpd_shieldTHE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Incidents are from shifts starting on August 13, 2014: 14-226087 (Domestic Disturbance): 1500 Block of Waterwheel Dr at 3:33 p.m. Officers responded to back to the above location after handling an earlier report of a... Read More >

SR-99 Northbound Riego Road Exit Closing for 2 Months

riegoroadclosure2THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz The northbound State Highway 99 exit to Riego Road will be closed for about two months starting around 10 p.m. Friday, August 15 for construction. Motorists are advised to follow the designated detour route through... Read More >

Natomas Cops Log – August 13, 2014

sacpd_shieldTHE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Incidents are from shifts starting on August 12, 2014: 14-224792 (Domestic Violence Arrest): 400 block of Candela Cir at 9:30 a.m. Officers responded to a 911 call with a woman screaming and mentioning a knife.... Read More >

Overturned Tomato Truck Backs Up Natomas Commute

Photo by CHP officer Chad HertzellTHE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz The afternoon commute stalled when a tomato truck overturned this afternoon, August 12 in Natomas. The accident occurred at about 4 p.m. on southbound Interstate 5 just south of Interstate 80. The collision closed the... Read More >

Johnny Carino’s Closes Abruptly in Natomas

THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Johnny Carino’s Italian Restaurant in Natomas has closed. Workers at the Truxel Road restaurant were reportedly given 24 hours notice prior to the closure. Yesterday, August 11 was the Natomas eatery’s last day of business.... Read More >

River City Comics + Games in Natomas Relocates

rivercitylogoTHE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz River City Comics + Games is moving to a new location in Natomas. The store is scheduled to open Monday, August 4 at 2820 Del Paso Road, in Suite 200, off East Commerce Drive. River... Read More >

Man Attacked by Wild Raccoon in North Natomas

Robyn Dahlgren Cappelluti photographed this wild raccoon and its baby shared in July near Garden Highway and Orchard Lane. / NatomasBuzz.comBY BRANDY TUZON BOYD THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz A Natomas man attacked by a wild raccoon during an early-morning walk has prompted family members to caution others who live in the area. Dan Bolster was walking his dogs at... Read More >

Natomas Bites: The Waffle Experience Now Open

waffleexp4BY BRANDY TUZON BOYD THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Updated 12 p.m. August 14, 2014 Natomas’ newest eatery The Waffle Experience launches tomorrow with a two-day soft opening. The restaurant, located on the corner of Gateway Park Boulevard and Goldenland... Read More >

Natomas Residents Upset by Lack of Spraying Notice

Map where residents said the plane flew low overhead and, in some cases, reportedly sprayed homes. / NatomasBuzz.comBY BRANDY TUZON BOYD THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Dozens of north Natomas residents are upset aerial spraying over the weekend was not properly noticed, possibly exposing them to chemicals meant to kill mosquitoes which could carry the West Nile... Read More >

Seen in Natomas: Sun Drop in Westlake

sundropbyvalerieTHE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Valerie Alden captured this image of the a water droplet at sunset recently in Westlake. Share your photos with us at [email protected]

North Natomas Little League All-stars Ends Banner Year

North Natomas Little League athlete Vinnie Bachellier at the plate. / Photo: T. HornBY TREVOR HORN THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz The North Natomas Little League 11-12 year old major all-star team marked the club’s 10th anniversary by playing up to a golden standard this season. The group was compiled of players from... Read More >

Track 7 Expands Brewery Operations to Natomas

track7THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Track 7 Brewing Company signed a lease with Westcore Properties at 826 Professor Lane, Suite 100, in Natomas, according to PR Newswire. The Natomas location is approximately 35,000 square feet, and Track 7 Brewing Company... Read More >