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There must be a better way to handle a pitch for money

Jan 27, 2016

When I left my athletic club in downtown Sacramento last Sunday, I saw a middle-aged black woman standing across the street. I didn’t immediately take her for a street person. “Are you from Sacramento?” she asked as I approached. I said … Continue reading

Game to 100
There must be a better way to handle a pitch for money

Jan 27, 2016

When I left my athletic club in downtown Sacramento last Sunday, I saw a middle-aged black woman standing across the street. I didn’t immediately take her for a street person. “Are you from Sacramento?” she asked as I approached. I said … Continue reading

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Painting of kitchen gets complicated

Jan 25, 2016
Painting of kitchen gets complicated

The fourth painter arrived 10 minutes early to do an estimate for painting the kitchen and laundry room. He sent his proposal in the time promised. That’s real progress after three weeks of hunting. The first two painters, despite their … Continue reading

Game to 100
Painting of kitchen gets complicated

Jan 25, 2016
Painting of kitchen gets complicated

The fourth painter arrived 10 minutes early to do an estimate for painting the kitchen and laundry room. He sent his proposal in the time promised. That’s real progress after three weeks of hunting. The first two painters, despite their … Continue reading

Game to 100
A medical setback for an inspiring athlete

Jan 22, 2016
A medical setback for an inspiring athlete

I am saddened to learn that a remarkable basketball player in the Sacramento area has suffered a stroke and is hospitalized in serious condition. Five years ago, I wrote about the exploits of Kenny Fong, who set an example of … Continue reading

Game to 100
A medical setback for an inspiring athlete

Jan 22, 2016
A medical setback for an inspiring athlete

I am saddened to learn that a remarkable basketball player in the Sacramento area has suffered a stroke and is hospitalized in serious condition. Five years ago, I wrote about the exploits of Kenny Fong, who set an example of … Continue reading

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It Takes a Village: Toody Maher Works With Richmond Families to Transform City Parks

Jan 22, 2016
It Takes a Village: Toody Maher Works With Richmond Families to Transform City Parks

After a dramatic transformation, Pogo Park in Richmond is once again a place for kids to play. Photo courtesy of Pogo Park.

By Linda Childers

When Toody Maher first moved to Richmond, she was dismayed to see how many of the city’s parks were in shambles. Local residents described the parks as being “dirty, dull...

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It Takes a Village: Toody Maher Works With Richmond Families to Transform City Parks

Jan 22, 2016
It Takes a Village: Toody Maher Works With Richmond Families to Transform City Parks

After a dramatic transformation, Pogo Park in Richmond is once again a place for kids to play. Photo courtesy of Pogo Park.

By Linda Childers

When Toody Maher first moved to Richmond, she was dismayed to see how many of the city’s parks were in shambles. Local residents described the parks as being “dirty, dull...

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Music to their ears

Jan 20, 2016

People with dementia, if isolated, can withdraw into their own world. But when engaged with others, their condition, or at least their wellbeing, can improve.  A Fairfield music therapist who works with people with dementia has seen physical, emotions and cognitive improvements in her clients. Veronica Moscoso shares their story in this short video...

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Music to their ears

Jan 20, 2016

 

People with dementia, if isolated, can withdraw into their own world. But when engaged with others, their condition, or at least their wellbeing, can improve.  A Fairfield music therapist who works with people with dementia has seen physical, emotions and cognitive improvements in her clients. Veronica Moscoso shares their story in this short video...

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