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Martina Del Bonta is excited to be back in her hometown working for FOX40. She grew up in Elk Grove, and graduated from Elk Grove High School and U.C. Berkeley.

Martina bounced around from Fargo, to Missouri and last was the Weekend Sports Anchor in Tulsa, OK covering the Thunder, Oklahoma and Oklahoma St. Martina’s won multiple broadcasting awards in Oklahoma and Missouri and most recently was nominated for an Emmy.

She’s excited to return home to root for her Kings and Cal Bears (and of course the Thundering Herd).


Recent Articles
  • In Your Neighborhood: Land Park

    This week for In Your Neighborhood, Gary and Martina are checking out the food and activities available in Land Park. William Land Golf Course Sacramento’s oldest course, built in 1924 Junior Golf Camps available Meet and Eat Popular breakfast and brunch location Fairyland Town What: A Midsummer Night’s Dream & Crystal Ice Cream FantasyWhen: Saturday, Jun. 24, 2017 Time: 5 – 9 p.m. Cost: Advance Tickets: $15 for adults, $7 for children (ages 2-12), free for children 1 & under Day-of […]

  • Aerospace Museum Hosts Open Cockpit Day for Father’s Day

    MCCLELLAN — The Aerospace Museum of California is hosting a special event and opening up around 20 planes for families to enjoy on Father’s Day. Fathers and grandfathers get in free to explore the planes and sit in the cockpits for Open Cockpit Day on Sunday. The Da Vinci exhibit will also still be on display and food trucks will be parked outside. The event starts when the museum opens at 10 a.m. and ends at 5 p.m. Roxanne Yonn, […]

  • Adam from Masterchef Junior Makes Lamburgers!

    Our hometown Masterchef Junior contestant Adam is in the studio making lamburgers! He also gave us some behind the scenes info on Chef Gordon Ramsay. Is he really that mean? Here’s how Adam makes his lamburgers: PATTIE: Mix ground lamb, panko bread crumbs, minced mint, minced cilantro, garlic, red onion, salt and pepper and form into patties. Cook in a pan with a little olive oil to medium rare. TZATZIKI SAUCE: Mix yogurt, chopped dill, chopped garlic, salt and pepper, […]

  • ‘Rubes’ Cartoonist Leigh Rubin in Sacramento and Modesto

    “Rubes” cartoonist (and pet expert Dr. Jyl’s brother) Leigh Rubin is in Sacramento on Tuesday and Modesto on Thursday! He was in the FOX40 newsroom to show us how to draw. Learn about his California stops here.

  • Memorial Day Cocktails

    Taylor Patera, bevmologist with BevMo!, shares his favorite Memorial Day cocktails that feature seasonal flavors to help beat the heat. Watermelon Vodka Shots (Serve 3) 1.5 ounces Skyy Vodka 1 ounce St. Germain Liqueur 3 ounces watermelon juice ¾ ounce lemon juice ¼ ounce watermelon simple syrup Watermelon Simple Syrup In a sauce pan, combine 1 cup watermelon with 1 cup sugar and 1 cup water. Bring to a rolling boil, then reduce the heat and simmer for 10 to […]

  • In Your Neighborhood: Vacaville

    This week for In Your Neighborhood, Martina is hanging out solo in Vacaville checking out a popular coffee shop and Andrews Park where Fiesta days is being held. VACAVILLE, CA Fiesta Days May 25-29, 2017 Merchant & Mason, Downtown Andrews Park Vacaville, CA fiestadays.org Kick-Off BBQ Pancake Breakfast Diaper Derby Car Show Whiskerino Student Photo Contest Student Essay Contest Parade Entry Store Decorating Contest Jr. Pageant Little Miss Pageant Jr. Golf Fiesta Days Open Dart Tournament

  • Elk Grove Brewfest Preview

    Martina is hanging out in Elk Grove checking out whats going to be available at the Elk Grove Brewfest. The 2nd annual Elk Grove Brewfest will take place in Old Town Elk Grove at Old Town Plaza on Friday, May 26, 2017 from 6-10 p.m. Over 50 breweries, cideries, meaderies, and wineries will be present at this outdoor event. Local gourmet food trucks, vendors, and music will also play a part in the event. Elk Grove Brewfest will be benefiting Elk […]

  • Cornhole for a Cause with Active 20/30 of Sacramento

    Active 20/30 of Sacramento is hosting their first cornhole tournament to raise money for the UC Davis Children’s Hospital. Teams can compete at Bertha Henschel Park in East Sacramento by registering online. The $80 entrance fee also covers drinks, or pay $30 to simply watch and enjoy the tournament and beverages. Sign up for the tournament on Eventbrite and join Active 20/30 Saturday, June 3, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. The club, which has been around for 95 years, […]

  • In Your Neighborhood: Elk Grove

    This week for In Your Neighborhood, Paul and Martina are having some fun in Elk Grove at Elk Grove High School and at the Elk Grove Western Festival before it kicks off.