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VIDEO: Playing Pokemon Go Safer In Some Neighborhoods Than Others

Jul 23, 2016
VIDEO: Playing Pokemon Go Safer In Some Neighborhoods Than Others

Although the game is for the most part virtual safety inequality in the real world isn’t. Here in Sacramento, California in parts such as Valley Hi, Meadowview, and Mack Road has risen in violent crime by 35 percent. This can make any Pokemon Go players a bit eery while playing the game. 

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VIDEO: Adults Lacking Fruits/Veggies In Diet, CDC Reports

Jul 22, 2016
VIDEO: Adults Lacking Fruits/Veggies In Diet, CDC Reports

A recent study by the CDC revealed that most adults consume less than 20% of the fruits and vegetables servings that modern nutrition has deemed as necessary. Locals from the California State Fair are interviewed for their opinions and insights on the...

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VIDEO: Sol Collective Art Exhibit Gives Platform For Youth Activists

Jul 21, 2016
VIDEO: Sol Collective Art Exhibit Gives Platform For Youth Activists

Sol Collective is hosting a local art gallery this month called Adversus by YK La Familia. Sol Collective is an amazing hub for the community and creative mind near the state’s capital. Adversus is a show about celebrating diversity and raising awareness through the many opposite ideologies and concepts this world has to offer....

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SCUSD To Focus On Mental Health Issues Of Students

Jul 21, 2016
SCUSD To Focus On Mental Health Issues Of Students

Though it seems implausible, it is still possible in 2016 for a public school student to be kicked out the classroom because of their disabilities. While a teacher would never throw out a student because he or she had a broken arm or other such ailment, when it comes to mental health, that’s an...

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VIDEO: Survey says 40% of UC students are not getting the nutrition they need

Jul 20, 2016
VIDEO: Survey says 40% of UC students are not getting the nutrition they need

A recent survey says that many of the brightest, young minds at University of California campuses do not have access to high quality, nutritious food.

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Boys And Men Of Color Event Aims To Reach Area Youth

Jul 19, 2016
Boys And Men Of Color Event Aims To Reach Area Youth

“We are more than a statistic” is the motto for the “Boys And Men Of Color”- a local group in, but not exclusive to, Sacramento. BMOC is an organization of young men of color who rally together in order to make a difference in one another’s lives. They believe that through a community-based effort...

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Mobile App Aims To Improve Youth Latino Voter Turnout

Jul 19, 2016
Mobile App Aims To Improve Youth Latino Voter Turnout

To many, it is no surprise that Latinos are one of the least-likely groups of the population to show up to the voting polls over the past several years. However, a new mobile app created to help engage Latino voters could possibly help make a positive change come the next voting day. The new...

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#NoSuchThing As A Child Prostitute

Jul 18, 2016
#NoSuchThing As A Child Prostitute

The California Endowment recently initiated the “No Such Thing” campaign with the hope to promote awareness of the fact that slang terms such as ‘underage hooker’ and ‘child prostitute’ are invalid. This movement came to fruition after the Associated Press declared it would remove  such terms from their dictionary and replacing them with “child...

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Sutter Street Theater, Uniting neighborhood communities through food, and exploring underground Sacramento, this week on LiveWire!

Jul 16, 2016
Sutter Street Theater, Uniting neighborhood communities through food, and exploring underground Sacramento, this week on LiveWire!

Sutter Street Theater joins us to discuss ongoing and upcoming productions at the Sutter Street Theater’s Folsom location. For More Information about The Sutter Street Theater http://sutterstreettheatre.com/ GATHER is a social experience based around the idea that a neighborhood that eats together, stays together and strengthens the community. For More Information about Gather www.unseen-heroes.com/gather...

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Study Suggests More Green = Less Aggression For Youth

Jul 15, 2016
Study Suggests More Green = Less Aggression For Youth

A new study suggests that teenagers surrounded by more greenery show less aggressive behavior. The University of Southern Californiaconducted the study to see whether or not more greenery in an urban area can alter one’s behavior. They followed 1,287 people, aging from 9 to 18 years old. They evaluated every single person’s aggressiveness every...

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