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BHC Community Reinvestment training coalition

Sep 9, 2016
BHC Community Reinvestment training coalition

The Sacramento Community Re-Investment Coalition will be holding a daylong training and strategy session on Wednesday, September 14 at 9am to 4pm located at Fruit Ridge School 4625 44th Street.  This effort is thanks to the ongoing support of President Obama who has aimed to advance a new approach of engagement with government and...

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Cowtown Eats
8 Things to Know About Food Options at the New Golden 1 Center

Sep 7, 2016

With less than a month before the new Downtown arena opens, the Golden 1 center team recently brought many of the chefs and executives of the restaurants to meet with local bloggers. Here are some things I learned: Participating Restaurants:...

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YMCA Living Health Well Fair This Saturday

Sep 6, 2016
YMCA Living Health Well Fair This Saturday

The YMCA of Superior California is coming to all of you Sacramento locals this weekend! On Saturday September 10th at the Sacramento Central YMCA presented by the YMCA and United Healthcare, this free event starts at 10 AM and goes until noon and is a community event that is hoping to inspire healthy ways...

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Living In Urban Sac
Out Of Money For Courthouse Construction

Last Thursday two dozen courthouse construction projects in 26 counties across California were delayed indefinitely, including Sacramento’s because of budget shortfalls. As reported by The SacBee, the 2008 bond SB1407, which was signed into law to f...

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VIDEO: What Will Happen to Sacramento’s Empty Lots?

Sep 6, 2016
VIDEO: What Will Happen to Sacramento’s Empty Lots?

The land around the community, whether it’s used or not, will have an impact on the community itself. Vacant lots have been a recent topic of discussion for communities leaders in Sacramento. Is it better for the city to sell the publicly own vacant lots to investors or to leave it for the community to...

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Chalk It Up 2016 On Labor Day Weekend

Sep 5, 2016
Chalk It Up 2016 On Labor Day Weekend

“Chalk It Up!” is an event held in Sacramento on Labor day weekend from Saturday, September 3rd through Monday, September 5th. This festival was at Fremont Park and was aimed to promote art and encourage children and adults to use chalk to create designs on the sidewalk around the park. Within the sidewalk were...

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New Guidelines for Kids Eating Sugar

Sep 4, 2016
New Guidelines for Kids Eating Sugar

New guidelines from The American Heart Association are out now with its first ever statement on the issue of kids overconsuming sugar. They say children should limit their sugar intake to 25 grams a day. That’s just six teaspoons per day. The issue of concern is not with the natural sugar kids consume by...

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VIDEO: Folsom Tops Jesuit 42-28 in Game of the Week

Sep 3, 2016
VIDEO: Folsom Tops Jesuit 42-28 in Game of the Week

Access Sacramento’s Will James and Jim Dimino narrate highlights of Game of the Week’s Season 19 opener: the Folsom Bulldogs hosting  the Jesuit Marauders: Access Sacramento has girls volleyball next with St. Francis at El Camino, and football coverage resumes Sept. 15 with Vista del Lago at Cordova.

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ACT looks to the community to promote Measure G

ACT looks to the community to promote Measure G

In 2015, California’s high school dropout rate was at 10.7 percent while graduation rates went up. As encouraging as that is, with more than one out of every ten students dropping out, a long term solution to get that number even lower could be getting students help in school from a young age. Sacramento...

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The Folsom Zoo presents Growl, Howl & Wine, A Place Called Sacramento Film Festival filmmaker Danna Wilberg, and the Healing Arts Festival on this episode of Livewire!

Sep 1, 2016
The Folsom Zoo presents Growl, Howl & Wine, A Place Called Sacramento Film Festival filmmaker Danna Wilberg, and the Healing Arts Festival on this episode of Livewire!

  Growl, Howl and Wine is a benefit for the Folsom City Zoo Sanctuary with live music and unique auction items to raise funds to enhance the lives of the wildlife and community programs that teach responsible behavior towards all animals. Regional wineries, micro-brewers and local restaurants along with live music and a few...

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