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Food & Drink

Chef seeks to redefine arena food for new Sacramento venue

Michael Tuohy, Golden 1 Center’s executive chef, is visiting other arenas and select farms while designing menu options

He’ll only do business with ethical and humane farms – many within 150 miles of Sacramento

While many might expect high prices, Tuohy says the menu will be multitiered and accessible to all

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Sacramento’s downtown arena project races ahead; here’s why

It’s as if someone mounted a new set of racing tires on downtown Sacramento, slammed it in gear and mashed the accelerator. And what in the beginning looked like a grueling endurance race across a back-breaking expanse of uncertainty, political bloodsport and financial wrangling now resembles nothing so much as a sleek racer rolling unchallenged toward a gilded finish line in fall 2016.

Videos

Lighting the way to downtown Kings arena

Sacramento to ease safety concerns by adding street lights near downtown arena.
Tony Bizjak The Sacramento Bee
Lighting the way to downtown Kings arena 1:14

Lighting the way to downtown Kings arena

See inside Golden 1 Center as it gets ready to open 1:17

See inside Golden 1 Center as it gets ready to open

Original Kings owner Gregg Lukenbill says new arena is 1:11

Original Kings owner Gregg Lukenbill says new arena is "a miracle"

With mostly memories remaining, old Arco Arena awaits its fate 3:49

With mostly memories remaining, old Arco Arena awaits its fate