After many years of asking and waiting and receiving no satisfaction, community advocates, real estate brokers, property managers and investors met with Shaun Morrow from Cushman and Wakefield to finally tour the long dormant Mar Val Plaza in Downtown Rio Linda. Our first stop was at the Mar Val grocery store building, but the locks had been […]
On the evening on December 10th 2016, Rio Linda held its first ever Hometown Christmas Light Parade, and what a parade it turned out to be! After raining steadily for the two days prior, precisely at 10 minutes til six, the rain stopped and the parade started. Beginning at Westside Park on West 2nd Street, […]
The Rio Linda Library celebrated it’s 100th birthday on Tuesday, September 27th 2016 and invited us all over for dinner. Librarian Sally McGrath arranged a party with music, a quiche throw-down competition which I was lucky enough to judge, with some history, and a lot of handshaking. District 4 Supervisor Roberta MacGlashan was in attendance and […]
With thousands of visitors, nearly 150 vendors, and many family friendly, fun, free attractions, the 2016 Rio Linda Elverta Country Faire was another huge success. Thanks to everyone who came out, and our community looks forward to seeing even more of you next year.
Let’s not make any excuses here; The Rio Linda Knights lost under the Friday night lights to a bigger and faster Roseville Tigers team. Roseville High’s two senior running backs, Razzano and McMinn scored six touchdowns in a 42-23 romp that elevated the Tigers to 2-0, and saw the Knights fall to 0-2 on the young season. The game […]
By all accounts, this third annual Country Faire was the best yet. Smokey and overcast skies kept the humidity up and the heat down while absolutely everybody I met and talked to was in high spirits. It was a great weekend for our community and an event that we should use to build upon, to […]