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Boys And Men Of Color Collaborative

Apr 30, 2016
Boys And Men Of Color Collaborative

The project Boys and Men of Color is a unification of more than 150 agencies between local community organizations, foundations/ leaders in government, educational systems, public health services, and local law enforcement all coming into alliance attempting to alter the potential future outcomes for the societal conditions of young men and boys of color throughout California. This...

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The Crocker throws a block party and a Nothern California Music Extravaganza on this week’s LiveWire!

Apr 30, 2016
The Crocker throws a block party and a Nothern California Music Extravaganza on this week’s LiveWire!

  Elena Macaluso joins us to discuss the Crocker Art Museum Block-by-Block events.  Over the course of the Summer, the Crocker will be throwing a free party in a different community location featuring artists, musicians, community groups, dancers, DJs, urban gardeners, poets, performers, culinary artists, and creative souls for a party you will not...

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Sacramento Sidetracks
Weekend Top 10: April 30th – May 1st

Weekend Top 10: April 30th – May 1st

Take a hay ride, visit farm animals and enjoy live entertainment during the 27th annual KIDS DAY IN THE PARK. Saturday FREE Get your picture taken with Star Wars characters, see wildlife shows and enjoy crafts at Sacramento Zoo’s  STAR WARS DAY. Saturday Celebrate PLACER NATURE CENTER’s 25TH ANNIVERSARY with animals and music. Saturday...

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Water’s New Domination Over Soda

Apr 28, 2016
Water’s New Domination Over Soda

In contradiction to the current obesity epidemic is the surprising but static increase of the consumption of water by Americans. According to an article on Quartz entitled Charted: US consumption of bottled water has finally caught up to soda the steady decrease of soda consumption is parallel to the steady increase of water consumption...

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HealthyCal.org
Mental Health Care Lacking for California Veterans

Apr 28, 2016

By Hannah Guzik

More than three quarters of male California veterans who needed mental health care between 2011 and 2013 didn’t get adequate treatment, a new study reports.

Researchers from the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research also found that, contrary to popular belief, veterans didn’t report having more mental health problems than the general...

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Girls on the Grid
Olympic Weight Lifting – It’s Worth a Second Snatch

Apr 28, 2016
Olympic Weight Lifting – It’s Worth a Second Snatch

By Laine Himmelmann When my best friend Tara told me she was getting into Olympic weight lifting, I thought she... read more

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Baked Bree
Basil Mint Dressing

Apr 27, 2016
Basil Mint Dressing

Basil Mint Dressing is fresh, bright and perfect on any salad. Make a big batch and keep in on hand for salads all week long.  My friend Andie eats a salad every day. It’s a great way to get enough veg and variety in your diet. It also perpetuates more good choices. And we...

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Baked Bree
Basil Mint Dressing

Apr 27, 2016
Basil Mint Dressing

Basil Mint Dressing is fresh, bright and perfect on any salad. Make a big batch and keep in on hand for salads all week long.  My friend Andie eats a salad every day. It’s a great way to get enough veg and variety in your diet. It also perpetuates more good choices. And we...

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Baked Bree
Basil Mint Dressing

Apr 27, 2016
Basil Mint Dressing

Basil Mint Dressing is fresh, bright and perfect on any salad. Make a big batch and keep in on hand for salads all week long.  My friend Andie eats a salad every day. It’s a great way to get enough veg and variety in your diet. It also perpetuates more good choices. And we...

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