Sacramento Bee readers have provided joy, and relief, during the holiday season the past three decades through generous donations to the Book of Dreams. 2017 marks 30 years that the Book of Dreams has been helping people in our community.
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For 30 years, Sacramento Bee readers have been helping meet community needs. Here’s a list of wishes published in 2017. Donations are being accepted through Jan. 12, 2018. Go to sacbee.com/bookofdreams.
Book of Dreams has been helping people in our community for nearly 30 years. Each year during the holidays, the Sacramento Bee publishes stories of people and nonprofits in need. The dreams can be simple, such as cribs for children, a bike for a
Stevante Clark appears April 10, 2018, at the Sacramento City Council and says that he is hurting after his brother Stephon Clark was shot dead by police last month. He has said he faces mental health issues.
Margaret Wener's mentally disabled son, Michael Fristoe, 34, has been missing for 11 days. Police dropped him off on Bannon Street after he had an argument with her at their home in Tahoe Park. She hasn't seen him since.
The Centers for Disease Control's Wednesday update on the romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak says the sick count has added 18 people since Friday, for a total of 53 in 16 states. And there's a high hospitalization rate.
Stevante Clark, brother of Stephon Clark, spoke to the Bee in the Sacramento County Jail after he was arrested yesterday after a week of escalating conflicts with his roommates following his brother's death at the hands of Sacramento Police officers.
This Sacramento police dispatch audio, recorded on Broadcastify.com, describes events near Stevante Clark's house between 9:48 and 10:18 a.m. Thursday, April 19, 2018. Clark was arrested during that time. The audio does not name the suspect.