Birthday Celebration to Raise Funds for Local Ministry

SOUTH SACRAMENTO – Local minister and attorney Don F. Harris has made it his life’s work to give back so it’s no surprise that his birthday celebration is doubling as a fundraiser for his church. Harris is the founder and Ministry Leader of Safehaven Ministries of Sacramento, Inc. The fundraiser, titled “Seasoned with Life,” is […]

Veterans & Active Duty Military Get Free Access to State Parks on Veterans Day

SACRAMENTO – For the first time in California, veterans and active duty military personnel are eligible for free day-use access to California’s state parks on Veterans Day, Tuesday, November 11. This new benefit was established January 1, 2014 by California State Parks Foundation-supported legislation Assembly Bill 150, authored by Assemblymember Kristin Olsen (R-Modesto) and signed […]

Sacramento NAACP To Hold Election of Officers

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SACRAMENTO – The local chapter of the Sacramento NAACP will hold election of officers on Nov. 8 in Oak Park, said the branch’s secretary Aliane Murphy-Hasan. The election of officers and at-large members of the Executive Committee will take place at the AKA House. Polls open from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. In order to […]

The Sojourner Truth African American Museum Hosts “A Taste of Tanzanian Food” Fundraiser

SACRAMENTO – A local museum offers the community a taste of culture on a regular basis, so it’s fitting that they’ve chosen “A Taste of Tanzanian Food” as a fundraiser. The Sojourner Truth African American Museum will host the fundraiser on Saturday, November 15 and is asking for the local community’s help to make the […]

SBCC Hosts Annual “Women’s Forum… Connecting The Dots”

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SACRAMENTO – The Sacramento Black Chamber of Commerce will host its annual “Women’s Forum…Connecting the Dots” on November 13 at the Embassy Suites Hotel from 8:00 a.m. until 12 noon. SMUD board member Rene Taylor welcome our guests and Lorrie Lowry, Project Manager for the City of Sacramento’s Economic Development Department, will moderate. Other presenters […]

Election Day is Here: Time to Make Your Voice Heard!

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SACRAMENTO – Today, Nov. 4, Sacramentans will have the opportunity to let their voices be heard at the polls for the General Election. This is a very important election as a number of issues are facing this community, including Measure L. City Council, Assembly, Senate and Congressional seats are also up for grabs. We urge […]

DeLuz Brothers Going at it, Talking General Election 2014

Craig & David DeLuz can be found debating politics and cultural news of the day at www.DeLuzBrothers.com

Craig & David DeLuz are long time political commentators & activists in the Sacramento region. What makes them unique is that David is a progressive Democrat and Craig is a Conservative Republican. Here they discuss their differing opinions on three local races. Craig & David DeLuz can be found debating politics and cultural news of […]

CBHN Hosts A Tribute to the Affordable Care Act and Covered California

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SACRAMENTO – The California Black Health Network (CBHN) will host its annual Heroes in Health Gala, “A Tribute to the Affordable Care Act and Covered California”, Saturday, November 1, 2014 at the Sacramento Convention Center. The celebration will begin with a VIP Reception at 5:30p.m. followed by the Gala starting at 7:00p.m. Crystal Brown, Senior Director, […]

OBSERVER RECOMENDATIONS: Fall General Election 2014

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Below are The OBSERVER Recommendations: GOVERNOR Jerry Brown LT. GOVERNOR Gavin Newsom SECRETARY OF STATE Alex Padilla CONTROLLER Betty T. Yee TREASURER John Chiang ATTORNEY GENERAL Kamala Harris INSURANCE COMMISSIONER Ted Gaines SUPERINTENDENT OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION Tom Torlakson BOARD OF EQUALIZATION — DISTRICT 1 George Runner U.S. Representative — District 3 John Garamendi U.S. Representative […]

Sacrmaento Black Chamber Hosts Meet & Greet Mixer

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SACRAMENTO – The Sacramento Black Chamber of Commerce (SBCC) gets down to business this week, providing an opportunity for members and supporters to interact with current Board Members and those who’ll lead the organization in the new year. The SBCC is set to host a Meet & Greet mixer Wednesday, October 29 with guests being […]