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Dining News: Sac Bee Movie Critic Carla Meyer Becomes Dining Critic

May 25, 2015

Excited to report that I am the new dining critic for @sacbee_news! — Carla Meyer (@CarlaMeyerSB) May 22, 2015 Three months after previous restaurant critic Blair Anthony Robertson wrote his final review about Studio Movie Grill, the Sac Bee's movie...


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Community Program Offers Farm To Fork Online Seminar

May 24, 2015
Community Program Offers Farm To Fork Online Seminar

On a warm weekday morning the sun shines down on the busy suburbs of Sacramento illuminating the sky and coxing people out of bed. As a constant in our lives, we often take the sunny disposition of the Sacramento Valley climate for granted. Without it life would obviously be impossible, but any less sunshine...

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VIDEO: Community Learns The Importance Of Composting

May 24, 2015
VIDEO: Community Learns The Importance Of Composting

Recently, the Fremont Community Garden held their annual food-cycle celebration put together by GRAS. GRAS is a local group that rides their bikes to restaurants in Sacramento’s downtown area to pick up their leftover food scraps to use them for composting.

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VIDEO: Festival Encourges Sacramento Resident to Ride Their Bikes

May 23, 2015
VIDEO: Festival Encourges Sacramento Resident to Ride Their Bikes

On Thursday May 14th the May Is Bike Month program put on an event at the State Capital that featured bicycle education, quick bike fixes and free stuff.

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Every bite of food we chew has a story

Every bite of food we chew has a story

Recently, The Food Literacy Center, based in Sacramento, provided its students with a delicious “Rainbow Soup” much to the delight of all who consumed it. The center works with low income elementary children to teach them about nutrition and cooking. They ensure the children learn ways to eat healthy while focusing on improving the environment,...

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South Sacramento Girl Empowerment Group

South Sacramento Girl Empowerment Group

Girls on the Rise is a nonprofit organization with the Center for Community Health and Well-Being, Inc. The purpose of GOTR is to strengthen and empower women and girls of color in South Sacramento. The program teaches the girls how to build a better community in which they live. The service is open to...

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Cowtown Eats
Dining News: Preservation & Co Broken Into, Damages & Losses Top $8,000, Needs Your Help

May 21, 2015

Local artisan pickler and grocer Preservation & Co. was burglarized earlier this week and lost more than $8,000 in damage and stolen property, it announced in a Facebook Post. The struggle of a small business is enough without this kind...

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Kids Find Their Voice During 916 Ink Workshops

May 20, 2015
Kids Find Their Voice During 916 Ink Workshops

Recently 916 Ink, a program empowering kids and teens through writing, shared a video describing the transformations that occur as students journey through classes there. The interviews of a few stand out teens give the video a soul of its own as it exhibits universal problems many people have and will face. They revealed...

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Dining News: Sac Bee Calls for Change in Law Which Scuttled Grape Escape

May 19, 2015

The Sacramento Convention & Visitors Bureau (SCVB) announced today that the 2015 Grape Escape event has been canceled.... Posted by Sacramento's Grape Escape on Wednesday, May 13, 2015 The SaveMart Grape Escape, a summer Sacramento tradition, was s...

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Tomorrow 5pm on LiveWire! The Robert Brookins Music Academy and writer/director Rick Gott!

May 19, 2015
Tomorrow 5pm on LiveWire! The Robert Brookins Music Academy and writer/director Rick Gott!

On LiveWire this week, we have the Robert Brookins Music Academy who will be in to talk about their organization and give a live performance. Also joining us is Rick Gott who will be joining us to talk about his web series “Dark Pool” and a new series launch.   The Robert Brookins Music...

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