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Girls on the Grid
A Step in the Right Direction

May 14, 2015
A Step in the Right Direction

By Amy Thoma It’s probably a safe assumption that you are either reading this article on your phone or it’s... read more

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AccessLocal.TV
May Is Bike Month

May 14, 2015
May Is Bike Month

The wind dances across my face and arms as I sail an asphalt sea. I pedal faster impossibly trying to match pace with the cars racing past me. The chain of my bike starts to tick as I switch gears. The faster I pedal, the faster it ticks. My chest tightens and my breath...

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Sacramento Sidetracks
Weekend Top 10: May 15th – 17th

Weekend Top 10: May 15th – 17th

See how wool is spun into yarn and meet live barnyard buddies at FARMS, FRIENDS & FAIRYTALES. Saturday 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 Get your face painted, see a magician, and meet...

AccessLocal.TV
10 Writers Win “A Place Called Sacramento” Script Competition

May 13, 2015
10 Writers Win “A Place Called Sacramento” Script Competition

Ten original 10-minute screenplays written for the “Place Called Sacramento” Film Festival were announced as winners tonight (Wednesday, May 13) in the 16th annual script competition.  The screenplay writers were introduced during Access Sacramento‘s Cast & Crew Call, where nearly 300 volunteers showed up to volunteer as actors, technicians and other support personnel. The...

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HealthyCal.org
Hospital Networks Smaller in Covered California Plans, But Quality Comparable

May 13, 2015

By Hannah Guzik 

Covered California health plans offer smaller hospital networks than commercial plans, a recent study reports.

The research backs up the claims of many enrollees who say their Covered California plans have narrow networks. However, the researchers add, the state marketplace plans still offer about the same level of geographic access to hospitals...

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Sacramento Sidetracks
Campfires at Maidu Museum

Campfires at Maidu Museum

Would your family like to have the fun of a campfire without going camping?  The Maidu Indian Museum has started their their annual Family Campfires! Every 3rd Friday from 7:30-8:30pm they recreate the peaceful evenings of earlier days.  Gather around the campfire at their outdoor amphitheater for songs and native stories.  They provide roasting...

Sacramento Sidetracks
Farms, Friends & Fairytales

Farms, Friends & Fairytales

Have your kids ever seen wool spun into thread? This Saturday at Fairytale Town’s Farms, Friends & Fairytales event, they’ll have the chance! Twin Babydoll sheep will be sheared at 11am & 1pm, then everyone can watch as the wool is spun into thread using an old fashioned spinning wheel. Farmer Brown will also...

HealthyCal.org
Need to Know

May 13, 2015

Check in every Monday for health and health care news you need to know.

By Hannah Guzik 

Saying no to teen dating violence, one classroom at a time.

State senators discuss how to end child poverty.

Bill would require prescription translations, preventing dangerous errors.

California debates extending health coverage to undocumented immigrants.

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AccessLocal.TV
City of Sacramento Works to Increase Human Trafficking Awareness

May 13, 2015
City of Sacramento Works to Increase Human Trafficking Awareness

“Think it doesn’t happen in America?” That is the tagline for a national issue that the City of Sacramento wants to shed some light on. Human trafficking is a bigger problem in the US than many realize, and state capital is no exception. According to a CBS Sacramento report, the city had one of...

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AccessLocal.TV
VIDEO: Spotlight On A Single Mom in Sacramento

May 13, 2015
VIDEO: Spotlight On A Single Mom in Sacramento

In this video, we will hear from a veteran single mom the who, what, when, where, and why of parenting solo.  

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