seedling-1062908_640

Marijuana cultivation ordinance approved after much debate

Last night, the Sacramento City Council voted 5-3 approving an ordinance allowing the licensed cultivation of marijuana within the city limits. The ordinance allows pot growers to apply for conditional use licenses to legally operate within the city limits, and potential licensees would need to include a “neighborhood responsibility plan” to gauge how their business would…

North Sac Wellness Expo 2015 (7)

North Sac Community Wellness Expo

It was all about health and wellness at today’s North Sacramento Community Wellness Expo at Grant High School. The event featured the Grant High School Drum Line followed by various fitness demonstrations throughout the day. A community walk around the school / neighborhood also took place. Members of the Sacramento Republic FC made a special…

D2 Festival Collage

District 2 Multicultural Festival

The District 2 Multicultural Festival returns to Hagginwood Park on August 23, 2014 from 12pm – 7pm. Photos from Angie Stone, North Sac Beat, and Garrett Perkins. The free event features a performance by three-time Grammy-nominee American R&B and Soul singer/songwriter Angie Stone, with performances by Midnight Players, Garrett Perkins, Kumandae, and more. Info booths, food…