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Maple Community Center to Hold Expungement Workshop

Nov 10, 2016
Maple Community Center to Hold Expungement Workshop

The Legal Services of Northern California partnered with La Familia are hosting a Clean Slate information session at Maple Neighborhood Center on November 16th from 5 to 6 in the afternoon at 3301 37th Avenue in the Multi-Purpose room. The Legal Services of Northern California, or also known as LSNC, is putting this event together...

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Pass vs. Run is Theme in CIF-SJS Playoff Opener on Game of the Week

Nov 7, 2016
Pass vs. Run is Theme in CIF-SJS Playoff Opener on Game of the Week

By Will James Hometown Sports Game-of-the-Week To say that the Whitney Wildcats’ wide-open spread offense favors the passing attack is a gross understatement.  And to imply the Inderkum Tigers’ vaunted Wing-T favors the running game is equally understated. These contrasting styles are the focus in this week’s opening-round D-2 CIF Sac-Joaquin Section playoff game...

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Don’t Forget To Consider The Propositions! #VOTA

Nov 5, 2016
Don’t Forget To Consider The Propositions! #VOTA

If we look back at this election there have been countless news articles, polls, and studies that have explained how voters younger than 35 believe Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are two extreme versions of corruption, bigotry, and status quo. However, it is still important for millennials to vote because there are many local...

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Folsom Earns SFL Title Topping Oak Ridge in Game of the Week

Nov 5, 2016
Folsom Earns SFL Title Topping Oak Ridge in Game of the Week

The Folsom Bulldogs held on for a 17-16 First Place Sierra Football League finish defeating the Oak Ridge Trojans on senior night Friday at Prairie City Stadium in wrapping up the regular season for both teams in Access Sacramento’s Game of the Week. Playoff berths will be announced this weekend. After an early 10-0...

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My First Time Voter Experience #VOTA

Nov 5, 2016
My First Time Voter Experience #VOTA

My name is David Alcala and I am 20 years old. This is my first time voting in the general elections and I have been feeling a bit overwhelmed. I have felt let down by the main candidates running for President because I feel that none of them match my values. I am not going...

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What’s important to me in this election

Nov 4, 2016
What’s important to me in this election

With voting day swiftly approaching, it’s good to sometimes take a step back and consider what is important to you again as a voter, as a citizen. You are the one who gets to be a part of history. You are the one who gets to take a stand, a side, and help decide...

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Harvest, Music, and a Chance to Win a Prize on LiveWire, this Wednesday Nov. 9th at 5pm.

Nov 4, 2016
Harvest, Music, and a Chance to Win a Prize on LiveWire, this Wednesday Nov. 9th at 5pm.

The Harvest Festival is visiting our studios and will be sharing about their exciting event taking place November 18. Then Johnny Cash Tribute Band, James Garner’s Tribute to Johnny Cash will be playing in our studios. But wait, there is more, tune in to hear the code word then call or post the code...

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Police relations strain communities of color

Nov 3, 2016

Recently in San Diego at the International Association of Chiefs of police, chief of police Terrence Cunningham “issued a formal apology to the nation’s minority population”, according to an article in The Washington Post titled “U.S. police chiefs group apologizes for ‘historical mistreatment’ of minorities.” As you may be aware of, police actions of...

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Latino Voter Rise In California Elections

Nov 1, 2016
Latino Voter Rise In California Elections

New research suggests Latino and youth voters have increased in this election compared to 2012. Youth, Latinos, and Asian Americans continue to be underrepresented in elections overall but it seems that the circumstances of the 2016 election may increase the voter turnout. More than one in five voters casting a ballot in the California...

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916 Ink Plans for the Future

Nov 1, 2016
916 Ink Plans for the Future

916 Ink, a local non-profit organization that empowers youth to find their voice through creative writing classes, recently had a lengthy board meeting to discuss further plans for the future. The meeting took place in 916 Ink’s new hub called “The Imaginarium”. The Imaginarium is located at Maple Community Center on Franklin Blvd. Maple...

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