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Walking for Affordable Housing

Walking for Affordable Housing

Sacramento has many organizations that focus on communities in need. For example, the Sacramento Housing Alliance  has been around for twenty-three years and focuses on the affordable housing here locally. SHA has impacted many local people. Another organization that focuses on improving the different communities is Sacramento Area Congregations Together, or Sac ACT, which...

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Youth Project Aims to “Transform The Hood For Good”

Jun 29, 2015
Youth Project Aims to “Transform The Hood For Good”

Plants require three basic elements for survival. They have been and will always be nature’s holy trinity: food, water and sunshine. Though for some time there has been chatter among gardeners and farmers alike that there is a fourth component key to a plant’s ability to thrive: love. Yisrael Family Urban Farms, more than...

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Study: Obese Americans now Outnumber Overweight Americans

Jun 29, 2015
Study: Obese Americans now Outnumber Overweight Americans

After years of data collection by the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, a report from the journal JAMA Internal Medicine has shown that the number of obese Americans has surpassed the number of those who are simply overweight. Using the preferred method of the Body Mass Index, or BMI, researchers found some interesting...

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Sacramento’s Summer Art on LiveWire Wednesday 5pm 

Jun 23, 2015
Sacramento’s Summer Art on LiveWire Wednesday 5pm 

Local Artist Troy Corliss and Sacramento Horror Film Festival   Summer 2015 is officially here and LiveWire is ready to supply you with the Arts & Entertainment scene in Sacramento! This week we will be talking to artist Troy Corliss, a local artist that has been commissioned for public art sculptures throughout California. Also...

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College: Young Adults Are Excited/Scared

Jun 22, 2015
College: Young Adults Are Excited/Scared

With a single movement of the arm a tassel was shifted, an experienced ended, and a teenager graduated. A big deal for some and a formality for others, graduation from high school marks a young person’s transition from adolescence into adulthood, although many of them would argue they feel no different after the ceremony....

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Online scholarships elusive, lucrative

Jun 19, 2015
Online scholarships elusive, lucrative

Looking back, many people consider their time in college to be some of the best years of their lives, despite the high financial burden. But nowadays, college students can use the Internet to find money for tuition. The World Wide Web provides an open space platform for donors to offer their scholarships. There are...

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MET Students Learn In the Classroom and in the Real World

MET Students Learn In the Classroom and in the Real World

Big Picture Learning is a non-profit organization that started in 1995. The organization focuses on the importance of school to high school students. Big Picture Learning has established schools nationwide. They want students to learn how to problem solve and be engaged in their community. There is a Big Picture Learning school here in Sacramento...

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$400 Expense Would Cripple Many Americans

Jun 17, 2015
$400 Expense Would Cripple Many Americans

Take a walk down any given street in Sacramento and a person is bound to stumble across some sort of personal residence, a place of worship, or a school, but most likely of all, a person will stumble across a place to spend money. There are few material things in life as versatile as...

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Will California raise the smoking age to 21?

Will California raise the smoking age to 21?

According to the California Department of Public Health, 13.8% of high school students in California smoke cigarettes. SB 151 is a bill that was created by Senator Ed Hernandez and was passed June 2nd of this year to raise the legal smoking age to 21 in California.  If signed into law by the governor, California would be the...

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