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Girls on the Grid
Ready for Fall (Because It Means Halloween!)

Sep 19, 2016
Ready for Fall (Because It Means Halloween!)

By Meghan Sullivan On Wednesday, despite the boiling temperatures, it is officially fall. The leaves are falling (nevermind that it’s... read more

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Sacramento Vegan
Highwater

Sep 18, 2016
Highwater

My husband Phil and I stopped in for brunch recently at Highwater, the new restaurant on Q Street that was formerly home to Pour House.  I had seen a couple of actual vegan items listed on their menu and was eager to check them out.I ordered ...

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Cowtown Eats
Mimi’s Cafe Adds Guest-Created Honey Lavender Grilled Pork Chop to Fall Menu Starting Monday

Sep 18, 2016

Mimi's Cafe, the restaurant that offers "French-inspired American comfort food" has added a Honey Lavender Grilled Pork Chop as a seasonal specials menu starting Monday, Sept. 19, one of the 175+ recipes submitted by guests as part of a contest....

Baked Bree
Peach and Almond Oatmeal Bars

Sep 18, 2016
Peach and Almond Oatmeal Bars

Peach Jam and Almond Oatmeal Bars that can be customized many different ways. Use your favorite jam or fruit butter to change it for the seasons.  How is it the middle of September already? I feel like I haven’t even gotten all of the sand out of my car yet and I am seeing...

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HealthyCal.org
Training Police to Better Respond to Autism

Sep 18, 2016
Training Police to Better Respond to Autism

By Chris Richard

Amid increased public scrutiny of law enforcement tactics, some Southern California agencies have started specialized training to help officers read the signs of autism and respond appropriately.

The post Training Police to Better Respond to Autism appeared first on California Health Report.


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HealthyCal.org
GirlTrek Helps African-American Women Find Better Health

Sep 18, 2016
GirlTrek Helps African-American Women Find Better Health

A GirlTrek member laces up before a walk in Oakland. Photo courtesy GirlTrek.

By Linda Childers

When Kendria McKnight of Elk Grove, Calif., first started walking for a minimum of 30 minutes a day, five days a week, she hoped to lower her blood pressure. She did that and much more.

The post GirlTrek...

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AccessLocal.TV
Video: Highlights of Vista del Lago vs Cordova in Game of the Week

Sep 17, 2016
Video: Highlights of Vista del Lago vs Cordova in Game of the Week

The Vista del Lago Eagles topped the Cordova Lancers 52-35 in a rousing display of passing and rushing by both teams during Access Sacramento‘s Hometown Sports Game of the Week. Both teams piled on the passing yards but it was the Eagles who converted long drives into points in the 2nd half to claim...

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AccessLocal.TV
Living Aloha Style with the Sacramento Aloha Festival, Vote for Veggie of the Year with the Food Literacy Program, and A Place Called Sacramento filmmaker joins us to have the Last Laugh! Live! On Wednesday September 21th at 5:00pm on Comcast/Consolidated Communications channel 17, AT&T channel 14 and streaming from http://www.accesssacramento.org/channel_17.html

Sep 17, 2016
Living Aloha Style with the Sacramento Aloha Festival, Vote for Veggie of the Year with the Food Literacy Program, and A Place Called Sacramento filmmaker joins us to have the Last Laugh! Live!  On Wednesday September 21th at 5:00pm on Comcast/Consolidated Communications channel 17, AT&T channel 14 and streaming from http://www.accesssacramento.org/channel_17.html

First up ‘Anela Freeman and Mahela Ames join us to talk about the 6th Annual Sacramento Aloha Festival (SAF) on October 1, 2016.  A family friendly event, featuring live music, entertainment, vendors, community resources, educational workshops and hula hålau (hula schools) from all over California.  The Ka`onohi Foundation is a Cultural non-profit organization established...

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AccessLocal.TV
Get knowledgeable about this year’s elections

Sep 17, 2016
Get knowledgeable about this year’s elections

The 2012 presidential election had a disappointing voter turnout with only 57.5 percent of Americans getting to the polls. While that is a majority of the nation, the percentage was the country’s lowest since the 2000 election. With the amount of emphasis placed on this year’s election and the implications that follow when the...

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AccessLocal.TV
Living Well Health Fair Aims To Help Community

Sep 16, 2016
Living Well Health Fair Aims To Help Community

  Come with Accesslocal.tv to check out the Living Well Health Fair 2016 which was held on September 10th.

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