Power Balance Pavilion? Last night's sold-out Kings' game was the final showdown in what is now the former Arco Arena. Power Balance Pavilion is the building's new name and signs were to be erected today. However, Power Balance is now re-examining their contract with the Kings given the team's possible move to Anaheim. We'll get the latest news from the Sacramento Bee's Tony Bizjack.
BLM Bidder Tim DeChristopher was a college student when he decided to bid in a government land auction to stop it from being bought for oil drilling. He's now on trial for fraud. DeChristopher won the auction but never actually had the money to purchase the land and a fund-raising campaign proved unsuccessful. Jeffrey spoke with Tim in early 2009 when he traveled to Nevada City for the Wild and Scenic Environmental Film Festival.
Sacramento Beer Week Ed Carroll is considered an expert on Sacramento's brewing history and he wrote about it last year. "Sacramento's Breweries" tells the history of beer in the region up to Prohibition. Jeffrey spoke with Ed about the area's brews during the inaugural Sacramento Beer Week last February. Sacramento Beer Week continues through Saturday, March 5th at a variety of locations around the area.