Hundreds visit Country Club open house

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Hundreds enjoyed the hospitality of the Rancho Murieta Country Club Sunday afternoon. The open house event at the clubhouse offered food, wine and music for members and prospective members. Read more » about Hundreds visit Country Club open house

Car vandalized with can of house paint

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A car parked in the driveway of a home on Carreta Lane was vandalized with paint late Saturday or early Sunday.

“This is a felony. That’s what the Sheriff’s Department told me,” the owner of the white 1998 Mercedes said Sunday morning as he attempted to clean up the paint caked on his car and smeared on the driveway and walkway. The owner, whose name is being withheld, estimated the damage at $5,000. Read more » about Car vandalized with can of house paint

Little League opens season with parade, ceremonies ... and hot dogs

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Slide show See a 60-photo slide show of the parade here.

The Cosumnes River Little League began the 2008 season with something new -- a parade of uniformed players as colorful and spirited as the Fourth of July parade and every bit as all-American. Boys and girls tossed out candy to the crowd as they headed up Escuela Drive in trucks and trailers decorated for the occasion. Read more » about Little League opens season with parade, ceremonies ... and hot dogs

Fire official criticizes RMA's proposed fees for public-safety radio tower

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The Sacramento Metropolitan Fire District's chief wrote an angry letter to the Rancho Murieta Association Thursday, saying the RMA is seeking "inappropriate and outrageous" fees to place a public-safety radio antenna tower on the RMA's tower property on Stonehouse Road. The tower would be installed at no cost to the community.  Read more » about Fire official criticizes RMA's proposed fees for public-safety radio tower

Mood swing: Cable conversations go from improved service to shutdown

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[Edited April 4] In less than a month, the Rancho Murieta Association Communications Committee has gone from anticipating the relaunch of an improved cable system to contemplating shutting the system down at year's end if a proposed bylaws amendment passes. Committee members pushed back Wednesday, saying the community needs to hear the rest of the story -- that shutting down cable also means shutting down the RMA's broadband Internet service, which is used by almost a quarter of the community. Read more » about Mood swing: Cable conversations go from improved service to shutdown

Your Neighbors: Getting married, setting records and helping children

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This is the place to learn about Murietans who are helping save the lives of children, setting sports records and assuring generations of health care. It's also where you go to see Rod Hart in a tuxedo. Read more » about Your Neighbors: Getting married, setting records and helping children

Security logs, March 14-26

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Here are the community's complete Security logs for March 14-26, as released to the public. CSD Security edits the logs to remove names and specific addresses before releasing the information.

  • The format here is

    • Time and nature of report / location / resolution

  • When a time is not legible on the report, it appears as ---- .

  • Common abbreviations: 415 (disturbance), NFI (no further information), NOH (no one home), UTL (unable to locate), BOL (be on lookout), NOL (not on list), ADV (advised), WMA (white male adult), R/P (reporting person), W-2 (water unit), Code 4 (officer or situation is OK), LDN (left door notice), OGD (open garage door) and HBD (had been drinking).

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Flag retirement scheduled for May 26

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The Kiwanis Club and Boy Scout Troop 633 are collecting flags for the annual flag retirement ceremony at Lake Calero. The ceremony takes place in the early evening on Memorial Day, May 26. Residents are invited to attend.

This will be the fourth year Boy Scout Troop 633 has performed the ceremony. Last year 80 flags were entrusted to the scouts for respectful retirement by fire. The scouts place the worn and damaged flags in a fire pit at the edge of the lake.

Flags can be dropped off at the Rancho Murieta Association Building during normal business hours. Contact Mori Graf at 354-9768 or Pamela Haines at 354-9786 to make alternative arrangements. Read more » about Flag retirement scheduled for May 26

Spring Bling Boutique coming April 12

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The Spring Bling Boutique will be held Saturday, April 12, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Villas clubhouse. The event includes wine tasting, portrait photography, music and a selection of gift items, purses and accessories, jewelry and cosmetics. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Assistance League of Sacramento. The event is hosted by Julie Doran of Doran Designs. Read more » about Spring Bling Boutique coming April 12

A day that's not too wet for fishing

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Boy under umbrella


If the fish didn't mind getting wet Saturday, neither did the kids who were catching them. That's Collin Vanneman, 5, under the umbrella. About 100 children came out for the annual Kiwanis Kids' Fishing Day at Lake Clementia despite cloudy skies and occasional light rain. After some instruction from Fish and Game representatives, and with the help of Fishing Club members, parents and grandparents, the kids set about catching 800 trout brought in for the occasion. They also learned some of the philosophy of the sport. "It's too bad the weather isn't better, but that's fishing," said Fishing Club volunteer Bud Dodge. When it was time for lunch, the kids set aside their fish and headed for the hot dogs and hamburgers.
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