For Immediate Release: June 5, 2024

Media Contact: Michelle.Sherwood-Baker@sen.ca.gov

 

SENATOR ASHBY RELEASES STATEMENT ON SACRAMENTO’S HOMELESS POINT IN TIME COUNT 

 




ELK GROVE, CA (MPG) - Cosumnes Fire Department officials on May 15 provided an update on the time its ambulance crews spend waiting for hospitals to accept patients. The issue, which can occupy medical personnel for long periods of time, came up at the regular Cosumnes Community Services District board meeting.




Having a restraining order against your former partner and a judge granting you possession of a family car should be enough to get a car manufacturer to turn off location tracking, right? 

Wrong. 

That scenario has happened to domestic abuse survivors CalMatters spoke to and the law as written hasn’t been enough to help. 




In 2011, investigators found her hanging from a bath robe’s belt inside a closet. The Solano County Cororner’s Office declared her death a suicide. But Lewis, 36, had previously sought restraining orders against her husband, Vacaville pastor Mark Lewis, accusing him of domestic violence.




ELK GROVE, Calif. — California State Senator Angelique Ashby was a Sacramento City Councilmember in Natomas when the city's zoo began planning its move to Elk Grove.




Celebrity and youth advocate Paris Hilton joined California lawmakers on Monday in favor of a bipartisan bill that aims to protect youth placed in treatment facilities licensed by the state.




It was a somber, and at times tearful, gathering today as legislators and advocates promoted a bill to hold behavioral treatment centers for teens more accountable.

Most of the attention was focused on one (some might say, unexpected) speaker: The hotel heiress, socialite and media personality Paris Hilton.




FOX40.COM) — A new welcome center is under construction at Fairytale Town with an opening date set for April 2024. 

The new welcome center is a $2.5 million project that aims to transform the entrance of the park, which is located in William Land Park near the Sacramento Zoo.