Police Investigating Homeless Woman’s Death

STAFF REPORT THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Updated 11/11/2021 Police are investigating the death of a woman found yesterday in Natomas as a homicide. Just before 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 9 … [Read more...]

Homeless Shelter for Families Planned in Natomas

BY BRANDY TUZON BOYD THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Staybridge Suites in Natomas will be converted into a shelter for women with children and families experiencing homelessness. Mayor Pro Tem … [Read more...]

City Council to Vote on Homeless Plan

BY BRANDY TUZON BOYD THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz The Sacramento City Council is set to discuss and vote whether to approve the city’s first Homeless Master Siting Plan during a special meeting … [Read more...]

Homeless Hospice Facility Eyes City Land

BY BRANDY TUZON BOYD THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Updated June 17, 2021* Councilmember Jeff Harris will host a community meeting to discuss the proposed Joshua’s House Hospice project at 6 p.m. … [Read more...]

Ask Capt. Oliveira: Police Policy on Panhandling?

THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz "With the better weather, I'm seeing more and more panhandlers standing at the entrances of shopping centers in Natomas, many with small children. I was wondering what … [Read more...]

Fundraiser Tops $16K to Shelter Natomas Families

BY BRANDY TUZON BOYD THE NATOMAS BUZZ | [email protected] A campaign to raise money to temporarily shelter 20 families in the Natomas Unified School District has surpassed $16,000 in just … [Read more...]

City Officials to Consider Allowing Private Property Owners to Shelter the Homeless

BY BRANDY TUZON BOYD THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Updated Oct. 27, 2020 The temporary shelter, encampment and safe parking ordinance scheduled for the Oct. 27 Sacramento City Council meeting … [Read more...]

Ask Capt. Oliveira: How to Handle the Homeless

THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Dear Reader, Having received three separate inquiries related to homeless issues, I reached out to our department expert, Bridgette Dean LCSW, PPSC, to help … [Read more...]

Looking Forward: Natomas Stories to Watch

BY BRANDY TUZON BOYD THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Although this is The Natomas Buzz's last day posting new content here and on social media, our stories will remain available on the website as … [Read more...]

For A Good Cause: Ghoulish Gala

THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzzThe Umma Supper Club will hold its 2nd annual Ghoulish Gala 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 29 in Natomas.Umma - pronounced "oo-ma" - is a non-profit organization meant to support the … [Read more...]

Natomas Cares: Two Preschools Collect For Homeless

The TenderCare and Creative Kids preschools have started "Operation Santa's Little Helpers Helping the Homeless" in Natomas."During these hard times we are seeing more and more homeless here in … [Read more...]

Natomas Teens Participate In 30-Hour Famine

Eighty teens from the FLIPT youth group recently gathered for World Vision’s 30-Hour Famine. The teens went without food for 30 hours, learned of global poverty, slept outside on cardboard boxes and … [Read more...]