A new Oak Park sign similar to the first “Gateway Arch,” which went up in 1903 in what was then Sacramento’s newly established first suburb, welcomes visitors to McClatchy Park at Fifth Avenue and 35th Street.
A new Oak Park sign similar to the first “Gateway Arch,” which went up in 1903 in what was then Sacramento’s newly established first suburb, welcomes visitors to McClatchy Park at Fifth Avenue and 35th Street. Hector Amezcua Sacramento Bee file
A new Oak Park sign similar to the first “Gateway Arch,” which went up in 1903 in what was then Sacramento’s newly established first suburb, welcomes visitors to McClatchy Park at Fifth Avenue and 35th Street. Hector Amezcua Sacramento Bee file
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September 22, 2017 12:00 AM

UPDATED September 22, 2017 02:40 PM

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Debbie Arrington is the home and garden writer for The Sacramento Bee. A lifetime gardener and consulting rosarian, she took over that beat in 2008 after almost 10 years on The Bee's Sports staff. Debbie also writes about food and cooking, focusing on seasonal crops and farm-to-fork cuisine.

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