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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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Soda tax in Sacramento could lead to healthier living

Jul 15, 2016
Soda tax in Sacramento could lead to healthier living

Last month, the city of Philadelphia took a huge step forward for a large U.S. city by passing health related legislation in the form of a soda tax. The city of Brotherly Love followed in the footsteps of the modestly-sized city of Berkeley, which back in November of 2015 passed Measure D, an initiative...

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VIDEO: Block By Block Bring The Party To Colonial Heights

Jul 14, 2016
VIDEO: Block By Block Bring The Party To Colonial Heights

Block By Block is an initiative hosted by Crocker Art Museum in order to bring together communities through artwork, music, dancing, performances, and self-expression.

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PODCAST: New Correspondents Talk About First Stories

Jul 14, 2016
PODCAST: New Correspondents Talk About First Stories

Welcome to another episode of the AccessLocal.Tv Podcast. On this show, the latest Neighborhood News Correspondents introduce themselves to our audience and discuss their first stories.  Feel free to chime in with your opinion on the discussion in the comment section below!

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VIDEO: Summer Programs Offer Options To South Sac Kids

Jul 14, 2016
VIDEO: Summer Programs Offer Options To South Sac Kids

To many people, summer is the time for relax and vacation around the world. However to many educators and students, that will not be the case for them. This video showcases and looks at what summer programs are doing to keep local kids out of trouble....

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VIDEO: Ivan Cabellero’s Community

Jul 12, 2016
VIDEO: Ivan Cabellero’s Community

As I’m going for my third term for Accesslocal.tv, I’ve talked about my definition of community; the Meadowview area. In this video, I’ve changed things and decided to talk about my definition of community and what it means to me.

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VIDEO: Jennifer Lee’s Community

Jul 12, 2016
VIDEO: Jennifer Lee’s Community

A look into the locations and activities that make up  huge part of my community in Sacramento. I visit Pushkin’s Bakery and Paradise Beach on the American River.

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