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Asian residents of south Sacramento describe wave of robberies

Largely Asian neighborhoods in south Sacramento have seen a spike in robberies over the past year. Some victims are reluctant to call police.
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Largely Asian neighborhoods in south Sacramento have seen a spike in robberies over the past year. Some victims are reluctant to call police.

Here are the top five videos of the week at Sacbee.com. Want more? www.sacbee.com/video

1. ‘Sacramento is too scary,’ says Chinese immigrant shot, robbed in south Sacramento

Frustrated by a spike in robberies in their south Sacramento neighborhoods, Chinese Americans have turned to the social media app WeChat to help each other when criminals strike. They are demanding more action from the Sacramento Police Department.

San Francisco 49ers defensive linemen DeForest Buckner and Arik Armstead are reunited from their college days with the Oregon Ducks. And they're having a blast.

2. 49ers expect big things from the two towers, Armstead and Buckner

Defensive linemen Arik Armstead and DeForest Buckner, first-round picks by the 49ers the past two drafts, are former college teammates and roommates. They were recruited by 49ers defensive-line coach Jerry Azzinaro when he was at Oregon, and now they’re back together and expected to help give San Francisco a skyscraping defensive front. The 49ers hope the two rattle opposing quarterbacks into mistakes.

48-year-old Felix Castillo, baseball coach and 1986 graduate of Woodland High School, died Monday evening playing softball during a recreational game off campus. Students and staff remembered him Tuesday by placing baseball bats and jerseys, along

3. Red Sox player Pedroia reacts to death of Woodland High baseball coach

Woodland High School varsity baseball head coach Felix Castillo died of a suspected heart attack Monday while playing softball, according to the school principal.

The new Golden 1 Center is part of a larger development that the Kings owners have dubbed Downtown Commons, or DoCo. One of the first structures is a 16-story hotel going up next to the arena.

4. Say, what’s that (much) taller building rising next door to the downtown arena?

A big new building is altering the downtown skyline, brought to you by the Sacramento Kings. It’s not the arena, however. It’s a 16-story hotel and condominium tower, a bounce pass from the Kings’ new Golden 1 Center arena. This building and the adjacent pedestrian plaza – while still under construction – offer a glimpse of the new vision taking shape on land that for the last 45 years housed the Downtown Plaza shopping center.

The new urban village under construction along the Business 80 freeway in East Sacramento opened to the public in September.

5. McKinley Village set for big ‘reveal’ this weekend

A decade in the making, McKinley Village in East Sacramento opens its doors to visitors Saturday to view the first of 336 planned homes planned for construction over the next three years.

And another you won’t want to miss watching:

Pictures allow us to remember what we feel, and until you review the pictures from that horrific day and the weeks following, it's easy to forget what that day felt like. This is a reminder.

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