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IMBA, “Pen to Paper” & Andrew Castro Today at 5pm on Channel 17

Dec 10, 2014
IMBA, “Pen to Paper” & Andrew Castro Today at 5pm on Channel 17

This week on LiveWire, we have three guests! That’s right, three guests who will all be performing live on the show. The Sacramento Instituto Mazatlán de Bellas Artes (IMBA), Singer/Songwriter Andrew Castro, and Hosts Olga and Patrice from the KUBU radio show, “Pen to Paper” will all be joining us this Wednesday. IMBA became...

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Ferguson Stirs A Lot Controversy All Over The Country

Ferguson Stirs A Lot Controversy All Over The Country

On August 9th 2014, a dreadful event took place in Ferguson, Missouri. An unarmed 18 year old black man, Michael Brown,was fatally shot by a 28 year old white police officer, Darren Wilson. This event has grown tensions between communities of color and police officers. Also, it has sparked discussion about law enforcement’s relationship...

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Check out the expression on the boy in plaid’s face (on…

Dec 8, 2014
Check out the expression on the boy in plaid’s face (on…



Check out the expression on the boy in plaid’s face (on the left)! This precious class photo is courtesy of Steve Cotton, circa 1962-63, from Earl Leggett School in Fair Oaks.


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Local School District’s Budget the Topic of Recent Community Forum

Dec 8, 2014
Local School District’s Budget the Topic of Recent Community Forum

On December 3rd, the parents, students, and other concerned members of the community met at the La Familia Counseling Center in order to review the Local Control Accountability Plan for the Sacramento City Unified School District. Also on the docket for the evening was helping newcomers understand the state’s Local Control Funding Formula (LCFF)....

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Who’s voice will be heard at the Sacramento Environmental Justice Working Group

Dec 8, 2014
Who’s voice will be heard at the Sacramento Environmental Justice Working Group

On December 11th from 12 to 2pm at Ubuntu Green facilities at 2614 36th Street, a working group is defined as a committee or group appointed to study and report on a particular question and make recommendations based on findings. This meeting will focus on the findings of the 2014 housing and urban agriculture reports....

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Game of the Week Basketball Schedule Opens Friday Dec. 12

Dec 8, 2014
Game of the Week Basketball Schedule Opens Friday Dec. 12

Access Sacramento’s Game of the Week crew plans live and taped coverage of High School basketball over the next 11 weeks including stops at three local tournaments in the next three weeks. The season opens Friday, Dec. 12 at Monterey Trail High School in Elk Grove for a double-header of two semi-final games in...

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VIDEO: Girls On The Rise – The Power of the Adolescent Woman

Dec 4, 2014
VIDEO: Girls On The Rise – The Power of the Adolescent Woman

Girls on the Rise is a group which helps young women in the South Sacramento area realize their potential, increase goal productivity, and empower community activism. The group has regular meetings every month and tries to focus on young women of color. This specific meeting was circulated around the clubs values: leadership,advocacy, and service. For more...

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Make A Difference For The Homeless

Dec 3, 2014
Make A Difference For The Homeless

Sacramento Winter Sanctuary is a program that is aimed towards helping homeless men and women. Sacramento Steps Forward has collaborated with religious groups to ensure that the Sacramento Winter Sanctuary program will be able to provide resources that the homeless need in order to find shelter during the cold winter months. “Winter Sanctuary is the only winter...

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VIDEO: Sacramento Area Hmong Celebrate Their New Year

Dec 2, 2014
VIDEO: Sacramento Area Hmong Celebrate Their New Year

The Sacramento Hmong New Year celebration is annual event at Cal Expo that welcomes any race to come and honor the Hmong Culture. It is a celebration of the New Year for the Hmong community that lasts for four days, allowing everyone to socialize and ...

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Community Priority Coalition Workshop Set for Wednesday

Dec 1, 2014
Community Priority Coalition Workshop Set for Wednesday

“Does your school budget address the needs of your children?” Taken from a flier for an upcoming education workshop, this is the question that parents will be asking of the Sacramento City Unified School District on December 3rd. The event will take place at the La Familia Counseling Center from 6-8:00 p.m. Childcare, translators,...

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