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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,...
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...
By Kearsten Shepherd If you’re like me, you have memberships or purchase class packs (or drop in rates) at a... read more
Celebrate the Red, White and Blue with rides, food and entertainment at the SACRAMENTO COUNTY FAIR. Thursday – Sunday Enjoy all your favorite songs from THE SOUND OF MUSIC when the talented youth of Young Actor’s Stage hit the 24th Street Theatre stage. Friday – Sunday See fire trucks and marching bands during the...
Guest Blogger: Jamie Francisco The first time I crashed my bicycle, I was descending downhill during a group ride. It... read more
By Hannah Guzik
Among states with the largest numbers of seniors, California leads the nation in having the most high quality nursing homes, according to a new report.
But the state also has a large number of nursing homes that scored poorly on a Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services quality rating system, the...