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Happy opening day for this year’s State Fair! Art,…

Jul 11, 2014
Happy opening day for this year’s State Fair!  Art,…











Happy opening day for this year’s State Fair!

Art, agriculture and stuffed poodles captivated the crowds at 1967’s State Fair. This was the fair’s last year on Stockton Blvd prior to the move to Cal Expo!


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“Come to State Fair, it’s all right there…” is how…

Jul 10, 2014
“Come to State Fair, it’s all right there…” is how…



"Come to State Fair, it’s all right there…" is how the jingle went! This photo shows the Cal Expo site during construction in the late 1960s. While there is a pavilion full of magic mops and miracle knives where these cars are parked, those Brutalist buildings are still just as striking now!
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VIDEO: Irrigation Integration; The Oak Ridge Elementary School Garden Gets an Upgrade

Jul 10, 2014

On Wednesday July 2nd, volunteers arrived bright and early at Oak Ridge Elementary School to help with the upkeep of the campus’s garden. Their assistance allowed ...

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“Reading Buddies” Encourages Literacy in Youth

Jul 9, 2014
“Reading Buddies”  Encourages Literacy in Youth

At the Arden-Dimick Branch of the Sacramento Public Library, a new program called “Reading Buddies” has sparked the interest of young readers.  Every Thursday from ...

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VIDEO: CDF Freedom Schools Program Inspires Youth

Jul 8, 2014

This summer, a nationwide program known as the CDF Freedom Schools® Program has inspired children right here in Sacramento.  This video gets the story behind a Freedom School Program ...

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VIDEO: Arena Community Benefits Agreement

Jul 7, 2014

Over the last 15-months the Sacramento Housing Alliance has crafted a Community Benefits Agreement for Arena partners and city officials. Organized into different categories the ...

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VIDEO: Importance of Food Systems and Land Use At Center Of Conference

Jul 6, 2014

On a recent Tuesday, an in-depth statewide conference regarding food systems and land use was held at the Sacramento California Endowment Office.  Local organizations, including ...

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“Harambee” To Empower the Next Generation

Jul 6, 2014
“Harambee” To Empower the Next Generation

This summer means more than vacation for young participants of the CDF Freedom Schools® Program. The CDF Freedom Schools® Program, a nationwide program by the Children’s Defense Fund (CDF), strives to provide ...

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VIDEO: Mutual Housing Gives Low Income Housing Tours at Lemon Hill

Jul 5, 2014

Wednesday June 24th, the non-profit organization Mutual Housing California led a tour around their property at Lemon Hill, explaining the advantages of the low income residence.   ...

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VIDEO: Boys And Men Of Color Join Together In an Empowering Conference

Youth and mentors filled Sacramento State’s University Ballroom from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. to attend the South Sacramento Boys of Men of Color Conference. ...

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