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You have no idea how hungry we get writing these articles.|@mordgeld
Hungry? We are too — and there are few things we crave more than a tasty burger. Thankfully, Sacramento has no shortage when it comes to top-notch eateries.

We’ve rounded 25 burger joints around the Farm-to-Fork Capital for you to check out.

Burger Lounge | Locations vary | These burgers are made with grass-fed beef and can be ordered keto, gluten-free, plant-based, or made with non-dairy cheese.

LowBrau | 1050 20th St. | While it may be best-known for its various sausages, the LB Burger + its pretzel bun are not to be slept on.

Pangaea Bier Cafe | 2743 Franklin Blvd. | Pangaea’s signature burger has won the Sacramento Burger Battle multiple times, including in 2015, 2016, and 2018.

Burger Hub | 3315 Northgate Blvd., Ste. 8 | Looking for a burger joint with halal options? This place has you covered.

Meet & Eat | 3445 Freeport Blvd. | Snag a specialty burger like the Truffle Infusion Burger — made with truffle oil, arugula, bacon, and a sunny-side up egg.

Flaming Grill Cafe | 2380 Watt Ave. | You can get your burgers made from nontraditional meats like elk, gator, and even ostrich. Enough said.

Kely’s Crepes & Burgers | 8000 Auburn Blvd. | Can’t decide between breakfast + a burger? Grab the Louie Burger and enjoy bacon and an over-medium fried egg as toppings.

Squeeze Burger | 106 N. Sunrise Ave. | We can’t NOT include Squeeze Burger on this list. The cheese skirt of their namesake sandwich is iconic, having been deemed worthy by the mayor of Flavortown himself.
 
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Events
 
Tuesday, Feb. 20
  • Clay Lab | Tuesday, Feb. 20 | 5-8 p.m. | Verge Center for the Arts, 625 S St., Sacramento | $20+ | What can you make out of 10 lbs of clay + three hours’ time? Find out at this event.
  • Studio Painting with Bobbi Baldwin | Tuesday, Feb. 20 | 10 a.m.-1 p.m. | Sacramento Fine Arts Center, 5330 Gibbons Dr., Ste. B, Carmichael, CA 95608, Carmichael | $125 | Learn oil portrait painting techniques and tips at this weekly class.
Wednesday, Feb. 21
  • Mike Sherm | Wednesday, Feb. 21 | 7 p.m. | Ace Of Spades, 1417 R St., Sacramento | $111 | The Canadian rapper comes to the City of Trees.
  • Do You Relish? Speed Dating | Wednesday, Feb. 21 | 7-9 p.m. | The Bank, 629 J St., Sacramento | $36 | Delete the dating apps + mix and mingle with singles in your area ages 32-44.
  • The Joke-Silog with Keith Pedro & Friends | Wednesday, Feb. 21 | 7:30 p.m. | Punch Line, 2100 Arden Way, Ste. 225, Sacramento | $25.65+ | This comedian — known for appearances on Kevin Hart’s LOL Network — brings the laughs to Sacramento.
  • Albert Cummings | Wednesday, Feb. 21 | 7:30-10 p.m. | Crest Theatre, 1013 K St., Sacramento | $27.50+ | Hear the sounds of this blues musician with special guest Katie Knipp.
Thursday, Feb. 22
  • Sacramento Kings vs. San Antonio Spurs | Thursday, Feb. 22 | 7 p.m. | Golden 1 Center, 500 David J Stern Walk, Sacramento | $42+ | We really hope the Kings get the W so we can rub it in the faces of our friends at SATXtoday.
  • “Airness” | Thursday, Feb. 22-Sunday, Feb. 25 | Times vary | American River College Theatre, 4700 College Oak Dr., Sacramento | $15+ | Get ready to shred in the incredible world of competitive air guitar.
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Skincare essentials that turn up the heat
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Say bye-bye to dry skin with our list of skincare products.|Photo provided by Six & Main
Is dry skin making you feel frustrated during these winter months? Don’t worry, our online shop (Six & Main) features hydrating skincare products essential for weathering cold temperatures.

Step into a world of self-care as you explore a curated selection of winter skincare essentials, leaving your skin refreshed and revitalized.

Clean your face with the Purifying Face Wash by Roosevelt Supply Co. With added organic fruit extracts and activated charcoal, you’re sure to clean off the toughest dirt and grime without being harsh on your skin.

Exfoliate your skin using the Las Flores | Mini Hydrate + Brighten Duo, which is a powerful formula by Esteli that gently exfoliates and nourishes, leaving your skin looking and feeling refreshed.

Visibly improve texture, tone, and the look of fine lines and wrinkles with the Repair Hemp & Retinol Face Cream by She Biology, a hemp-strain skincare collection.
 
News Notes
 
Sports
  • Sacramento King Domantas Sabonis is on track to break Kevin Love’s 13-year-old record for most consecutive games with a double-double. A double-double is when a player records double digits in two statistics — such as points and rebounds. (FOX40)
Plan Ahead
  • Mark your calendars for the 2024 Farm-to-Fork Street Festival, which will be held Friday, Sept. 20 + Saturday, Sept. 21. Prepare your hunger now with some of our favorite eats from last year’s event.
Traffic
  • A large sinkhole closed a portion of Theo Way in Sacramento’s Land Park neighborhood yesterday. No timetable for the road’s reopening has been given, but crews are actively investigating and repairing the roadway. (ABC 10)
Sacramentan
  • Kai Nakaoka of Sacramento was recently honored as her troop’s first Eagle Scout — the Boy Scouts of America’s highest rank. Nakaoka was also honored with a gold award from her Girl Scouts troop — the highest honor available. Nakaoka also organized a clothing drive for Zak’s Closet, which benefits trans + non-binary youth. (CBS 13)
Jobs
  • Chocolate Fish Coffee Roasters is hiring. Open interviews will be held tomorrow, Feb. 21, from 10 a.m. until noon, at the East Sac location (4749 Folsom Blvd.) — just be sure to bring your resume.
Coming Soon
  • The former Starbucks at 1335 Lincoln Way outside of Auburn will soon be the home of new restaurant Grumpy’s Burgers & Brew. The eatery is not affiliated with the Grumpy’s burger joint that operated in the area until the mid-2000s. (Sac Biz Journal)
Listen
  • What does the Beam Team need to address this off-season? Hear from the local experts on the Sacramento Kings with Locked On’s daily, team-focused podcasts.
    Travel
    • A friendly reminder to book spring + summer vacations (they’re just around the corner). Want beach time? This Hawaiian oceanfront property has two king beds. Prefer the mountains? Book this lakeside chalet in British Columbia. Craving luxury? This tropical cabana in Montecito, CA has an on-site masseuse.*
     
     
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    What to do if your home is flooded in Sacramento
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    Flooded roadways like Kiefer Boulevard are a major concern for officials.|Photo via ABC 10
    As wet weather continues to grip the Sacramento region, so do concerns of flooding, with the National Weather Service issuing a flood advisory for the area through Wednesday morning.

    Sacramento County recently declared a State of Emergency, after the storm on Sunday, Feb. 4, caused upwards of $12 million in damages — including over 300 fallen trees, more than 100 downed transmission lines, and extended power outages for 200,000+ community members.

    If your home has been affected by flooding, Sac County created a guide of everything you need to know when returning home after a flood.
    • Use extreme caution when entering buildings.
    • Check for gas leaks or damage to electrical systems.
    • Discard any food damaged by flood waters.
    • Clean and dry the building within 48 hours to help prevent mold.
     
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