The Scoop

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April 19, 2010
Sacramento Connect partners growing

Sacramento Connect, the linking and social media network launched by The Bee, now has 34 partners and will soon add Sacramento Magazine and its sister publication, Our Wedding Magazine, as well as several others.

 

Among the most recent partners are Cakgrrl.com, a food, wine, recipe, travel and entertainment website; Buckhorn Road, a local school teacher who blogs about education, politics and current events; the Citrus Heights Herald, a hyperlocal news site and a sister site of partner Rancho Cordova Post; Quantum Dice, a news media blog from former McClatchy editor Howard Weaver; and several blogs on gardening: the Sacramento Vegetable Garden, The Farmer Fred Rant and Through the Garden Gate.

 

The full list of current partners can be found here.

 

We'll keep adding partners as well as working on the toolbar you see at the bottom of your browser that allows you to find content from partners and share content. We'll also be stepping up our efforts to promote content from our partners in The Bee so we can keep readers informed on where to find some of the most interesting content in the region.

 

 

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About The Scoop

The Scoop is a blog where the managers of sacbee.com talk about new initiatives and our plans for sacbee.com. You can reach us by at the e-mail addresses below or you can comment on our postings.

Tom Negrete is managing editor of The Bee and oversees the daily work of journalists who produce news content for the newspaper and sacbee.com. Negrete, who has been at The Bee since 1994, has served as assistant managing editor for business and sports, sports editor and assistant city editor. E-mail him at tnegrete@sacbee.com or reach him at (916) 321-1171.

Seán McMahon is The Bee's Director of Digital Media, overseeing the interactive efforts of the company. His e-mail is smcmahon@sacbee.com.

Linda Gonzales is digital team leader for Sacbee.com and has been an editor at The Bee since 1995. You can email her at lgonzales@sacbee.com.

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