County offers little hope on Scott Road

Sue Frost meeting

In addition to Scott Road, Sue Frost's meeting in Rancho Murieta discussed the speed limit on Jackson Road. (Click photo for larger image.)

Rancho Murieta got a lot of attention from Sacramento County last week, with most of the focus on Scott Road. In two meetings, there wasn’t any breakthrough good news, as officials explained fixing the road would be a big job and they don’t have the money. Read more »

After 20 years, some tears but not goodbye

Marlene Vierra

Marlene Vierra celebrated 20 years with clients at a gathering Saturday morning. (Click photo for larger image.)

Leading a high-energy exercise class wasn’t the most challenging part of Saturday morning for Marlene Vierra. That came afterwards, as dozens of  Get Fit Fitness Center staff members and clients gathered to celebrate the business and its owner. After 20 years,Vierra is closing the gym on Cantova Way May 1.  “I’ve enjoyed each and every one of you,” she told the group. “It’s a privilege to be in your lives ... This has been a fantastic journey. ... This is not goodbye.” Read more »

Trail the Eagle: To WWII and back


Eagle pinRichard Hunt’s 92nd birthday last Saturday began with a celebratory breakfast at the Murieta Inn and Spa, where he presided over a table of 10 women wearing T-shirts identifying them as “Rich’s Harem.” Along with breakfast came a surprise: On behalf of Boy Scout Troop 633, Jacob Wolhart presented Hunt with the Eagle Scout pin he earned but didn’t receive before going off to war in 1944. At that time, metal was being used “for really important things,” Hunt explained to the group. Betty Akins capped the presentation with a poem she wrote in honor of Hunt's birthday. The group, from left:  Charlene Hess, Betty Akins, Rich Hunt, Gail Feher, Jacob Wolhart, Bonnie Kirschman, Martha Foley and Pat Carroll.

RMA wants $62 monthly fee from Village

The Rancho Murieta Association says Murieta Village residents must begin paying $62 a month if they want to use facilities behind the gates. It's part of an effort to develop a coherent policy for Murietans outside the gates using amenities funded by those inside the gates, the RMA says. The RMA board is scheduled to address the issue at its May meeting. Read more »

RMA still pondering school bus stops

The Rancho Murieta Association is still considering the possibilities for a new school bus stop on the North after a poorly attended town hall meeting on the subject this week. Read more »


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