Locally-owned Awesome Video is… awesome

Before Netflix, before Redbox, Hulu, Apple TV, DVR, Tivo, tablet/online (ect.), remember video stores? Remember when a trip to one was a treat? When your parents let you pick one video, MAYBE two if you were lucky. Remember taking that lap around the aisles: New Releases, Comedy, Drama, Foreign, Horror.¬†Remember *touching VHS’s and DVD’s —…

The Sacramento Kings Corps

The Sacramento Mandarins Drum and Bugle Corps made a giant debut at the Sacrament Kings home opener Oct. 30. Kings fans really got a chance to see what this was group was made of. They rocked a sell-out crowd at the Sleep Train Arena, full of thousands of screaming fans, welcoming a new era for…

Chinese Food with a Side of Racism

Yes, THAT happened. I mean I like Chinese food too. But maaaaannn. This makes me lose my appetite. What I want to know is — who signed off on this? OK. There are the usual racial stereotypes, offensive imagery, and tasteless lyrics (no pun intended) — but don’t do injustice to Chinese food in a…

Farm-to-Fork Forever

Well, that’s it. Sacramento — you did great. Bravo! You came out to eat, you came out to support and our food scene is bigger, better, stronger and more delicious than ever. Farm-to-Fork week culminated in this picture perfect dinner on the city’s iconic Tower Bridge. Local chefs, wineries and servers from all different businesses…

We Will, We Will ROCK YOU!

Get ready to ROCK for the new season of the Sacramento Kings. For the first time, a drum corps is teaming up with the NBA to jump start your game time entertainment. Don’t just sit there, get up and get down with the Sacramento Kings Corps, presented by the Sacramento Mandarins. The Mandarins has a…

Celebrating our Diversity

Literally, on the other side of the tracks — an inspiring reminder on the side of a south Sacramento overpass. This also happens to be one of the most culturally diverse areas in Sacramento.

Fast & Furious

Zoom Zoom. Feed your need for speed. TNT Auto Body is THE place to build your custom dream car. Tucked into an unassuming warehouse in South Sacramento — these guys are pimping out rides that will make your head spin.¬†Go in to fix a dent and come out with a sick custom paint job, or…