Wiley Manuel Bar Association Invites You to “The Unity Bar Dinner”

SACRAMENTO – By nature of what they do, attorneys often have an adversarial relationship, but a local event is bringing area legal eagles together. The Wiley Manuel Bar Association will participate in the upcoming Unity Bar Dinner on Thursday, October 9. It will join members of other local bar associations in hosting the event at […]

Salvation Army Has Openings in Low-Cost Childcare Program

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SACRAMENTO- The Salvation Army of Sacramento County has announced 50 new openings for low-cost childcare at its Early Care and Education Program, located in the Oak Park area (2550 Alhambra Blvd). The new slots were created after The Salvation Army preschool program was awarded California State Preschool Program’s restoration funding in September. “We are excited […]

Free Mammograms During National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

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SACRAMENTO – In honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Sutter Health’s diagnostic imaging centers across the Sacramento region are dedicating every Saturday in October for a very special occasion—free digital screening mammograms for uninsured women who are 40 years of age or older. “Early detection can lead to a longer, healthier life,” said Barbara […]

Celebration Arts Wants to Hear Your Story

SACRAMENTO – Some great stories have unfolded on their stage and now they want to showcase yours. Celebration Arts, the region’s premiere theatre for works of color, is asking the public, “What’s Your Story?” Celebration Arts is hosting its first 7 ½ Minute Storytelling Festival November 15-16 and is looking for community members to share […]

Sacramento Black Leaders Discuss Violence & Negative Interactions With Police

OAK PARK – The discussion of violence and negative interaction with law enforcement, continues as Mayor Kevin Johnson, City Councilmember Allen Warren, Councilmember elect Rick Jennings, and the Sacramento NAACP hosts a Just Justice Community Forum on Monday, October 6. The event will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Dr. Ephraim Williams […]

Who Will Play for Team Jesus?

OAK PARK – St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church celebrates the Seventh Annual St. Paul Open Challenge of the Churches Golf Tournament on October 10 at Mather Golf Course. The event is open to golfers and any person who will play on a team and represent any one of the many churches in the Sacramento area. We […]

Former Mayor Heather Fargo Flip Flops on Strong Mayor Proposal

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SACRAMENTO, CA – Supporters of Measure L today called on former Mayor Heather Fargo, chief spokesperson for the anti-Measure L campaign, to explain her flip-flop on strong mayor. As revealed in a new analysis, Fargo voted in favor of a strong mayor proposal in June 1990 as part of a 6-2 vote that also included […]

Building Named to Honor Grantland Johnson

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SACRAMENTO – The Department of Health and Human Services Administration building, located at 7001 East Parkway, will be renamed in honor of Grantland Johnson, a former County Supervisor who passed away on August 19, at the age of 65. This change is in dedication to his legacy as a revered leader in the community both […]

Dept of Parks & Rec Hosts Panel Discussion “Culture of a Snitch”

SACRAMENTO – When you think of Parks and Recreation, you typically think of fun and games. The Neighborhood Services Division of the Department of Parks and Recreation, however, is getting serious, offering up some real talk, hosting its Community Speakers Series. The Speaker Series is free and open to all. The first session in the […]

Twin Rivers School District Hosts Health & Wellness Fair

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NORTH SACRAMENTO – Twin Rivers Unified School District (TRUSD), in partnership with local educators, is hosting a health and wellness fair on Thursday, September 18. This free event will be held from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Grant Unified High School, West Campus Gym, located at 1221 South Avenue. The health and wellness fair is […]