Posts tagged as: midtown

What are the top Midtown restaurants based on online reviews?

The Sacramento Business Journal just released a piece that uses online sites Yelp, Urbanspoon and TripAdvisor to compile a list of the top Midtown restaurants. Anybody that uses Yelp, in particular, won’t be surprised at some of the names at the top of this list, and as lists go this one doesn’t stray too far […]

Midtown Councilman Steve Hansen hosting Movie Night in Southside Park

Midtown city councilman Steve Hansen announced Thursday that he will be hosting Movie Night in Southside Park this Saturday and will be showing Madagascar 3 (PG). This looks like a family friendly event with free popcorn, water and juice available for all comers.  It starts at 7 p.m. and runs through 9 p.m., located at […]

Midtown Vegan Delights, Part III

  By Danielle Carlson, Who would have thought that there could be three jam packed articles covering vegan friendly restaurants in Midtown, Sacramento? Sac town is becoming a surprisingly progressive Mecca for us vegetarians and vegans and is stepping up to the challenge of serving the people healthier and tastier options.  This month’s Sacramento […]

Taking it to the Streets

By Becky Larson, One of the first things people often notice when driving into Midtown is that you always have to watch for people on bikes.  They seem to be everywhere and no matter how cautious you are, you’re bound to run one of them off the side of the road at some point […]

Summer Fun: It’s Not Just For Kids Anymore

By Becky Larson, Ah, those summer days when we were kids. Riding our bikes through the neighborhood, swimming all afternoon and playing baseball in the park.  It sometimes seems as we enter into the “real world” of adulthood those long summer days and nights are a thing of the past.  Jobs, family and trying […]

The Sights of the Season from a Midtown Patio

By Becky Larson, Just when it felt like we would never see the sun again, spring is finally in the air and long summer nights are on their way.   It’s time for Midtowners to come out of hibernation and bust out the tank tops, BBQs and baseball. One highlight of the warmer weather we […]

Midtown Musings: The day after the breakup

Midtown Musings, Dec. 28, 9:06 p.m.: The day after a dude breaks up with a girl is way more sad than the day after a girl breaks up with a dude. The girl who just got dumped is spread out over the coach in her sweats, guzzling a Big Gulp and pounding down Cheetos. […]

When the Lights Go Down in Midtown

By Becky Larson, One of the many things to love about midtown and downtown Sacramento is the local businesses that provide us with unique knick knacks to give as birthday gifts and great clothes to get us ready to go out on the town. However, purchasing items from these stores can sometimes be a […]

Sac To The Future: Where Everybody Knows Your Name

By Becky Larson, Rebecca Ryan is the author of Live First, Work Second and founder of Next Generation Consulting, a market research firm committed to engaging the next generation.  More importantly, she served as keynote speaker at Tuesday’s State of Downtown Sacramento breakfast. While several notable Sacramento leaders spoke at the event, Ryan’s presentation […]

Unity in the Community Potluck at McKinley on Sat. Dec. 18

Sacramento’s Midtown neighborhood prides itself in being a devoted, unified community. Sadly, as our community struggles together during times of economic hardship, we sometimes forget what it means to celebrate Midtown’s unity and diversity. In an effort to bridge the gap in the community, members of Midtown are hosting “Unity in the Community,” a potluck […]

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