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More veterinarians turn to prosthetics to help legless pets

More veterinarians turn to prosthetics to help legless pets

A 9-month-old boxer pup named Duncan barreled down a beach in Oregon, running full tilt on soft sand into YouTube history and showing more than 4 million viewers that he can revel in a good romp despite lacking back legs.


In this August 26, 2011 photo provided by OrthoPets, shows...

TechWire
Sacramento Sheriff’s Department partners with social network to promote neighborhood safety

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Apr 16, 2014
Sacramento Sheriff’s Department partners with social network to promote neighborhood safety

Cathy Locke, McClatchy News Service The Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department announced that it is partnering with Nextdoor, a private social network for neighborhoods, to help create stronger and safer communities.... Read more »

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Baked Bree
Bunny and Chick Cupcones and Other Easter Favorites

Apr 16, 2014
Bunny and Chick Cupcones and Other Easter Favorites

I  just got back from the most amazing trip. I spent 10 days in Italy and am slowly recovering from jet lag. I have a lot to say about my experience, but today we are going to talk about Easter. Even though it doesn’t feel like spring here, it is only a few days...

YubaNet.com
Breezy northerly winds with above normal temperatures today

Apr 16, 2014
Breezy northerly winds with above normal temperatures today

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HealthyCal.org
Depression Can Hit New Fathers as well as New Mothers

Apr 16, 2014

By Fran Kritz

A new study by researchers at Northwestern University finds that new dads should be screened for depression, not just new mothers.

“It’s not just new moms who need to be screened for depression, dads are at risk, too,” says Craig  Garfield, MD, lead author of the study and an associate professor in pediatrics...

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Davis Vanguard
Davis business owners come forward with alternative parking plan

Apr 16, 2014
Davis business owners come forward with alternative parking plan

After a year of the council-appointed task force’s engaging in a public process, wading through thousands of pages of survey results, parking counts, other data, case studies, public testimony and expert testimony, then ultimately arriving at a consensus plan that was vetted and approved by Davis Downtown and the Chamber, a group of business...

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Undercover Caterer
Nana Recipe Wednesday–Easter Favorites

Apr 16, 2014

Happy Almost Easter!  Easter is nice.  It’s a chance to get together with your family and eat half-a-year’s worth of your annual allotment of eggs in a single day.  Some of these recipes are Nana’s, some are mine.  I just thought it might be helpful if you needed some ideas for this weekend–although feel...

Crazy for Crust
Funfetti Coffee Cake

Apr 16, 2014
Funfetti Coffee Cake

Funfetti Coffee Cake



I think I’m making it my mission in life to add funfetti to pretty much everything. Next up: coffee cake. When I was a kid I haaaaated antique stores. My parents would bribe me with...

Appeal Democrat
Another county endorses separating from California and creating a new state #stateofjefferson

Yuba County supervisors have joined the State of Jefferson movement to separate from Southern California and create a new state — the fourth such North State county to support the idea.

Appeal Democrat
Photos: Blood Moon rises in Yuba-Sutter

See images of the Blood Moon during Monday night's lunar eclipse. Images are available for purchase.