Sue Frost: A look at inspector general situation

Sue FrostPosted by Sacramento County Supervisor Sue Frost
In August, the County Board of Supervisors were thrust into the local media spotlight after Sheriff Scott Jones lost faith in the Inspector General (an independent contractor retained by the County) and terminated his access to the Sheriff’s Department.  Since then, the Board of Supervisors have held meetings to discuss how to move forward, with the issue finally finding a resolution on December 4th. Since this is the most controversial issue I have been involved with since being on the Board, I wanted to take a moment to try to clearly explain this complicated issue, and let you know my thoughts. Read more »

Happy to spend time with Santa and Mrs. C.

Santa Brunch

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Some came running, others needed a little coaxing and a few were content to peek around the corner as Santa and Mrs. Claus presided over their annual holiday brunch Sunday at the Country Club. Multiple generations of families vied for a picture with the merry couple and scores of children used the opportunity to tell Santa exactly what they want. (“A car!” said a surprised Santa in response to one moppet.) Omelets, salmon, roast beef and other delectables made it a feast, but frosted Santa cookies captivated the little ones. Another memory in the books. (Click photo for larger image)

Women's Club leader Margie Brock dies at 68

Margie BrockMargie Brock, an 18-year resident of Rancho Murieta, died Tuesday at age 68 after a long illness. She was active in the Rancho Murieta Women's Club and was an avid mahjong player. Read more »

Video: Homes all dressed up for the holidays

 

Take seven homes dressed in their Christmas best and the scene was set for this year’s Rancho Murieta Women’s Club Holiday Home Tour. The festivities began Friday morning with breakfast at the Country Club, where the Murieta Voices serenaded club members and their guests with songs of the season. Then tour-goers fanned out across the community to see how club members transform their homes for the holidays with treasured collections and loads of imagination. Here are the homes that provided the wow factor for this year’s tour. Read more »

 

Casino Night price deadline is next week

Casino NightWith the holidays coming on, don’t overlook the best pricing for the Rancho Murieta Association’s Casino Night, which happens Feb. 23 at the Murieta Inn and Spa. The early-bird ticket prices expire next week. Read more »

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