2015 Summer Reading Challenge signs up 34,000 readers

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SACRAMENTO – Sacramento Public Library today announced that meeting its goal of signing up 40,000 readers to take the 2015 Summer Reading Challenge is well on its way with more than 34,000 registered challengers. It’s not too late to sign up! Challenge yourself, challenge your friends and encourage everyone to register for the “Read to […]

Former NBA Star Introduces his invention for chronic pain sufferers at local event

SACRAMENTO – After his career was benched by several knee injuries, former NBA star Jonathan Bender is scoring points off the court, inventing a training and rehabilitation device for other chronic pain sufferers. Bender will introduce his invention, the JBit MedPro, to locals on Saturday, July 18. The MedPro Mobile Clinic will be held at […]

Janet Jackson’s UNBREAKABLE Tour Comes to Sacramento

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SACRAMENTO  – Janet Jackson’s tour is not only UNBREAKABLE, it is now unstoppable thanks to her fans across North America. The recent BET Awards’ Ultimate Icon honoree, multiple GRAMMY® Award-winner and multi-platinum selling artist announced a 2nd North American leg to her UNBREAKABLE WORLD TOUR with a stop in Sacramento on January 15, 2016. Janet […]

Brius rescues failing nursing homes, saving jobs, preventing life threatening transfers & improving care

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At a time when the cost to provide health care is soaring, the 81 skilled nursing facilities owned by or related to Brius LLC are spending 5.1% more on patient care than the average facility in California, according to surveys of the Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development. If all facilities in the state […]

Celebrating the Contributions of Black Veterans

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SACRAMENTO – The public is invited to celebrate the contributions of Black veterans with an upcoming exhibit. “We Also Served: Honoring the African American Military Experience,” a month-long celebration runs July 1-31 at the Brickhouse Gallery & Art Complex, located at 2837-36th Street. The mixed-media interactive exhibit hosted by the Unsung Heroes Living History Project, […]

Introducing The Golden 1 Center: The News Home of The Sacramento Kings

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SACRAMENTO – Golden 1 Credit Union (Golden 1) and Sacramento Kings today announced a naming rights partnership establishing Golden 1 Center as the name for Sacramento’s world-class entertainment and sports center scheduled to open in fall of 2016. As a result of the partnership, Golden 1 becomes the first credit union in the country to […]

New Charter in North Sacramento to Hold Enrollment Fair

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NORTH SACRAMENTO – Hazel Mahone College Prep is now recruiting students in TK, K, 1 and 2. Hazel Mahone will be a tuition-free public charter school and is scheduled to open in August 2015. Those interested in signing up their child are encouraged to attend a student enrollment Fair on Saturday, July 11th at Mt. Calvary […]

Sacramento Celebrates Juneteenth 2015

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SACRAMENTO – Sacramento joins cities across the country this month in celebrating freedom. A number of Juneteenth activities are planned throughout the area. We’ve compiled a list that highlights some local festivities and commemorations. The first of several local Juneteenth celebrations will be held on Sunday, June 14. The Culture Co-op presents a Yolo County […]

Free Summer Camping Trip to Camp Arroyo

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CA FairPlay, a non-profit dedicated to improving the quality of life for children with asthma, is now accepting applications for its annual free summer camping trip to Camp Arroyo. This is a chance for children who have been unable to experience summer camp to enjoy outdoor activities in a safe environment. Activities include rock climbing, […]

Presidential Candidate & Renowned Surgeon to Speak At IndiviZible Meeting

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OAK PARK – Presidential candidate and world-renowned pediatric neurosurgeon Benjamin S. Carson, Sr., M.D. will speak at the next IndiviZible meeting on Monday, June 15. As part of the Speakers Series, Dr. Carson will appear at the Guild Theater in Oak Park. The meeting, hosted by Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson, will start at 6:00 p.m. […]