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Urban Agriculture Group Aims to Put “A Garden in Every School”

Mar 13, 2015
Urban Agriculture Group Aims to Put “A Garden in Every School”

Growing Together Sacramento, a California organization promoting urban agriculture, is hosting a new collaborative, called “A Garden in Every School.” This two-day event, scheduled to begin on March 14th, is tailored to community leaders who can work together to build school gardens from the ground up. Backed by partners like Soil Born Farms and Slow...

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PODCAST: Introducing Sactown P.O.V.

Mar 11, 2015
PODCAST: Introducing Sactown P.O.V.

This is the first episode of the newly titled Neighborhood News Correspondent Podcast, “Sactown P.O.V.”! In this episode, the youth discuss bullying and the pressures which the media places on them. Find out what the Correspondents had to say by listening now! Do you agree with the opinions that the Correspondents shared? Chime in...

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Tomorrow on LiveWire! Women’s Wisdom Art, El Dorado-Lake Tahoe Film & Media Office, and Chixx That Rock

Mar 10, 2015
Tomorrow on LiveWire! Women’s Wisdom Art, El Dorado-Lake Tahoe Film & Media Office, and Chixx That Rock

Tune in Tomorrow at 5pm If you’re starving for arts and entertainment, we’ve got the show for you this week! On LiveWire! we have Women’s Wisdom Art to celebrate Women’s History Month, the El Dorado-Lake Tahoe Film and Media office to promote their annual mixer, and Chixx That Rock fundraiser event all happening this Wednesday.     Women’s Wisdom...

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Sacramento Civil Liberties Leader Named Access Sacramento “Power of Voice” Honoree

Mar 9, 2015
Sacramento Civil Liberties Leader Named Access Sacramento “Power of Voice” Honoree

The Access Sacramento Board of Directors is proud to announce its 3rd Annual “Power of Voice” (POV) award will be presented to Basim Elkarra, Executive Director of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) Sacramento Valley Chapter for his outspoken support and leadership in the area of Free Speech, tolerance and civil liberties. “Basim Elkarra’s...

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High School Videos About Sacramento Non-Profits Awarded by Access Sacramento

Mar 6, 2015
High School Videos About Sacramento Non-Profits Awarded by Access Sacramento

Two Center High School students from Antelope and a Franklin High School student from Elk Grove win the top prizes in a high school student video competition supporting local non-profit organizations by Access Sacramento. An animated public service announcement supporting WEAVE (Women Escaping a Violent Environment) of Sacramento by Max Esipciuc of Center High School...

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VIDEO: My Neighborhood, City Farms

Mar 4, 2015
VIDEO: My Neighborhood, City Farms

This video showcases a few of the many stellar hangout spots around the City Farms neighborhood, namely William ‘Curtis’ Park and The Coffee Garden, and why they are so beloved. Sorry if I disappear in a few shots; I’m pale.  

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Improvements in South Natomas

Feb 28, 2015
Improvements in South Natomas

Natomas is where I moved to, a nice and quiet neighborhood. This video shows the new environment that I am currently living in, highlighting the good points of this neighborhood and improvements that have been made so far.

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VIDEO: Mack Road Community Profile

Feb 28, 2015
VIDEO: Mack Road Community Profile

To see the Mack Road community in a nutshell, drive a couple minutes up the road to Sheldon Park, where the results progress and partnership come face-to-face with the consequences of a struggling economy.

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Learning the community of Meadowview

Feb 27, 2015
Learning the community of Meadowview

My community is located in South Sacramento known as Meadowview California. As a resident of Meadowview for the past three years, I have seen the many ups and downs that this neighborhood has faced. Yes Meadowview has a not so great reputation, but that does not mean that reputation defines the reality of living...

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My Experience as a Youth News Correspondent

Feb 27, 2015
My Experience as a Youth News Correspondent

As someone who is greatly interested in journalism, the role of being a Youth News Correspondent has greatly impacted my knowledge and understanding of our resources. Before starting this job, I was clueless about the endless amount of organizations that are reaching out to communities and providing them with resources that are needed. It’s...

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