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SacBee: Was anyone arrested for 1974 murder of girl who disappeared from her Rio Linda bus stop?

Q: I would like to know the outcome of the kidnapping and murder of Stephine Black in October 1974 from her bus stop. Were the killers found and convicted? EVA PARKER, SACRAMENTO A: Stephine Black’s badly decomposed body was found in a Placer County rice field 18 days after she disappeared from her Rio Linda bus [...]

By | 2018-03-15T17:20:43+00:00 March 15th, 2018|Categories: Back in the Day..., Police & Fire|Comments Off on SacBee: Was anyone arrested for 1974 murder of girl who disappeared from her Rio Linda bus stop?

32 Years Ago Today: The 1986 Floods

Thirty-Two years ago, in February 1986, one of the greatest and most widespread floods on record devastated California and Nevada with phenomenal amounts of precipitation. On February 11, 1986, a vigorous low pressure system drifted east out of the Pacific. The slow-moving storm meandered south where it tapped into warm moist air from the tropics. Suddenly [...]

By | 2018-02-20T17:19:27+00:00 February 20th, 2018|Categories: Back in the Day..., The Big Picture|Comments Off on 32 Years Ago Today: The 1986 Floods

Obituary: George Samuel Vernatchi (1926 – 2017)

George Samuel Vernatchi passed away in Sacramento, CA on April 19, 2017, at the age of 91. George was born on February 1, 1926, to Samuel and Lillian Vernatchi in Sacramento. He was preceded in death by his parents and sisters, Margaret Rakela and Mabel Lillman. George leaves behind his beloved and devoted wife of 62 [...]

By | 2018-01-09T15:18:00+00:00 May 1st, 2017|Categories: Back in the Day..., News, Obituaries|Comments Off on Obituary: George Samuel Vernatchi (1926 – 2017)

Erwin Hayer, In Memorium.

Many of you may have heard about Erwin Hayer's passing this past week. However, many of you don't know why he and his family were so very important to the history of the community. To celebrate and commemorate his life, here is the biography of Erwin Hayer. Thanks to his sons Jeff and Greg and the rest of [...]

By | 2018-01-09T15:19:04+00:00 January 5th, 2015|Categories: Back in the Day..., Neighbors, News, Opinion|Comments Off on Erwin Hayer, In Memorium.

Back in the Day: President Clinton Visits Soggy Rio Linda

With all the talk of the storm of the decade coming this week, I thought we could revisit the 1995 floods. Following is a reprint from the Sacramento Bee, from January 18th 1995. It was written by Bee staff writers Nancy Vogel and Art Campos. With a visit to Roseville Tuesday, President Clinton raised hope of a [...]

By | 2018-01-09T15:19:05+00:00 December 9th, 2014|Categories: Back in the Day..., News|Comments Off on Back in the Day: President Clinton Visits Soggy Rio Linda

Rural Rio Linda, Elverta May Push for Cityhood

(This is a reprint from the Sacramento Business Journal, Sep 18, 2005 by Stephanie Flores) Residents of Rio Linda-Elverta cherish their family homes on large lots, equestrian charm and country flavor. So they'll do what they can to preserve the rural setting, even if it means becoming a city. Members of the Rio Linda-Elverta Incorporation Committee say [...]

By | 2018-01-09T15:19:07+00:00 August 22nd, 2014|Categories: Back in the Day..., Neighbors, News|Comments Off on Rural Rio Linda, Elverta May Push for Cityhood

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