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California State Fair attendance drops 14 percent

California State Fair officials said Monday that Sacramento’s weekend heat wave and recent national tragedies took a toll on attendance despite efforts to advertise more on social media.

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Two-alarm fire closes Arden-area restaurant

Sacramento Metropolitan Fire crews arrived at FlapJacks Diner in the Midway Shopping Center off El Camino Avenue, east of Fulton late on Saturday July 23, 2016. The fire quickly spread to the attic and a second alarm was raised, bringing nine engines, three paramedics and more than 60 firefighters to contain the fire to the single structure and save all other buildings in the Shopping Center. The restaurant will be closed until further notice.
Jessica Hice The Sacramento Bee
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