Community News Picks

Editorial picks featuring items that are primarily of interest to smaller neighborhoods/regions or special groups.

AccessLocal.TV
VIDEO: 70th Annual Japanese Food and Culture Bazaar

Aug 19, 2016
VIDEO: 70th Annual Japanese Food and Culture Bazaar

To many Americans, a spiritual place is an important part of the community whether they are religious or not. It gives people a place to go to when having a hard time, or unite the community to celebrates their differents. The 70th Annual Japanse Bazaar is in the Buddist Church of Sacramento is one...

Tags:

AccessLocal.TV
Access Sacramento Ready to Launch Another Exciting Season of High School Sports Coverage on Game of the Week

Aug 19, 2016
Access Sacramento Ready to Launch Another Exciting Season of High School Sports Coverage on Game of the Week

By Will James Hometown Sports Game of the Week Access Sacramento will launch its 19th season of high school sports coverage with its live season-opening Game-of-the-Week football telecast on Friday, Sept. 2 when the Jesuit Marauders clash with the Folsom Bulldogs at Folsom’s Prairie City Stadium. Will James and Jim Dimino This game marks the...

AccessLocal.TV
VIDEO: Local Group Calls To Support Farm Worker Overtime

Aug 18, 2016
VIDEO: Local Group Calls To Support Farm Worker Overtime

The Democratic Party of Sacramento County held a phone bank on Friday, August 12th in support of Assembly Bill 1066, which would give farmworkers overtime pay.

Tags:

AccessLocal.TV
VIDEO: Health Equity Press Conference For UCD Dropping Medi-Cal Patients

Aug 17, 2016
VIDEO: Health Equity Press Conference For UCD Dropping Medi-Cal Patients

On August 12th the Health Equity Action Team held a press conference outside the Guild Theater in Oak Park to address UC Davis’ decision to abruptly stop accepting Medi-Cal patients. Thousands of families were left without reasonably close medical care, and now have to travel almost two hours to San Francisco to even pick...

Tags: |

AccessLocal.TV
REPORT: Rate Of Teenagers Using Nicotine On The Rise

Aug 16, 2016
REPORT: Rate Of Teenagers Using Nicotine On The Rise

Could e-cigarettes serve as a “gateway drug,” making teens more likely to use cigarettes? That’s what a study released recently by the Journal Pediatrics suggests, finding that adolescents who “vape” are six times as likely to try regular cigarettes when they become young adults than their peers who do not vape. The study results...

Tags:

AccessLocal.TV
Oak Park Farmer’s Market Skills Fair

Aug 15, 2016
Oak Park Farmer’s Market Skills Fair

Oak Park’s farmers market is celebrating its 7th year and still running strong! On August 20th from 10 AM to 1 PM, they are  hosting a Oak Park Skills Fair. It’s a great opportunity for community members to come show others their ability with food. There is three competitions for anyone to participate in....

AccessLocal.TV
Food Literacy Center to Acquire 30 AmeriCorps Members

Aug 14, 2016
Food Literacy Center to Acquire 30 AmeriCorps Members

The Food Literacy Center is due to receive an influx of 30 AmeriCorps workers after winning the National AmeriCorps Award. The Food Literacy Center’s message of healthy eating habits executed through creative cooking and nutritional knowledge helped them outshine the competition. “We’re fortunate that our program stood out as a successful model that puts...

Tags: |

AccessLocal.TV
VIDEO: Oak Park Community Garden Bringing Locals Together

Aug 13, 2016
VIDEO: Oak Park Community Garden Bringing Locals Together

Oak Park Community Garden, located at 3733 Broadway brought locals out for an evening of fun to plant fall veggie seeds, share some food, and enjoy each others company.

Tags:

AccessLocal.TV
#FREEOURDREAMS

Aug 13, 2016
#FREEOURDREAMS

The 3-day #FreeOurDreams Youth Organizing Summit and Advocacy Day event for California youth was held from August 5th through the 8th. Participating youth stayed at the dorm rooms at the UC Davis campus for the entire event. Youth from all over California departed in their buses Friday morning, bonding and getting to know each other...

Tags:

AccessLocal.TV
Game of The Week, Lennar Project Opportunity, and Capital Treasure on this episode of LiveWire!

Aug 13, 2016
Game of The Week, Lennar Project Opportunity, and Capital Treasure on this episode of LiveWire!

First up, Will James joins us to discuss Game of the Week, Access Sacramento’s premier sports program. For More Information about Game of the Week www.AccessLocal.tv/category/accesslocal-shows/game-of-the-week-accesslocal-shows/   Next Ioannis Kazanis joins us to discuss Lennar Project Opportunity.  Lennar Associates from all disciplines, build from one to eight homes in a one-week period in a...

Tags:

Stay connected to Sacramento Connect

Follow Sacramento Connect on Twitter  Find Sacramento Connect on Facebook

Categories



Newest Partners