City of Elk Grove and Regional Transit offering “Free Ride Day on RT”

ELK GROVE – The Sacramento Regional Transit District (RT) and the City of Elk Grove are partnering to promote the newly-opened Blue Line to Cosumnes River College (CRC) light rail extension by offering aon Thursday, October 29, 2015, for Elk Grove residents. “This is a great opportunity for Elk Grove residents to get familiar with […]

“Oh Hell No!” A Church Play That Scares the Hell Out of Audiences

NORTH SACRAMENTO – Smoke rising, flames blazing, guts on display, blood curdling screams, demons dancing. No… This is not a haunted house! It is a groundbreaking stage production which takes you on a journey into Hell. “Oh Hell No: A Revelation of Hell” tells the story of Jessica Mann; a young woman who is about […]

Shoulder to Shoulder Hosts “Igniting Hope Gala”

NORTH SACRAMENTO – Shoulder to Shoulder invites the community to attend its “Igniting Hope Gala” on Friday, October 23, for a memorable and inspiring evening. The Igniting Hope Gala supports Shoulder to Shoulder’s efforts to prepare fatherless young men in North Sacramento for life. The gala, in its fourth year, is dedicated to celebrating and […]

United Way’s 14th Annual Women in Philanthropy Luncheon & Fashion Show

SACRAMENTO – Local residents can help foster youth shine at United Way’s 14th Annual Women in Philanthropy Luncheon from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. on Oct. 22 at Arden Hills Country Club. The event will include a fashion show, gourmet lunch and presentations by local current and former foster youth who have participated in United Way’s financial […]

UC Davis Heath Systems Hosts Public Forum on Concussions and Brain Injuries

OAK PARK – The UC Davis Health System presents the public forum “Concussion and brain injury through the lifespan” on Wednesday, October 21. The event, set to run 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., will feature brief presentations and discussion of the ways to identify, prevent and treat concussion and traumatic brain injury (TBI). The forum will […]

Marion Jones To Speak At Next IndiviZible Meeting

OAK PARK — She may have fallen from grace, but former track and field star Marion Jones is still active as a proud mother, inspirational public speaker, and author. Ms. Jones will also be IndiviZible’s next guest for its Speaker Series. The discussion between Ms. Jones, 39, and Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson, will run from […]

City of Sacramento & Vice Mayor Allen Warren to Hold Disaster Preparedness Town Hall

DEL PASO HEIGHTS – The City of Sacramento Neighborhood Services Division in a collaborative partnership with Vice Mayor Allen Warren are hosting a Disaster Preparedness Town Hall meeting on Wednesday, October 14th at the Robertson Community Center 6:30-8pm. This town hall meeting will be an opportunity to learn more about how to prepare your household, […]

Photographer To Give Local Art Discussion

OAK PARK — The founder of the “Day In The Life Project,” local photo artist Maria Christie, will participate in an Art Talk that is set for Saturday, Sept. 26, at Underground Books in Oak Park. Artist Milton 510 Bowens will be the moderator leading the discussion. The event honoring Ms. Christie’s artistic skills and […]

Martin Luther King, Jr’s Daughter to Speak Locally

SACRAMENTO – Local community advocate Carroll Cooks will host Dr. Bernice King, daughter of late civil rights icon Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Saturday, September 26, for a ribbon cutting of a center that now bears her famous father’s name. Cooks is the founder of the No Youth Left Behind Foundation of America, which […]

Local ‘Walk For Literacy’ Champions Children’s Reading

DOWNTOWN SACRAMENTO — Save the date, tell a friend, gather a group, and show public support for children’s literacy in Sacramento by participating in the “Second Annual Walk4Literacy” event, Saturday Oct. 17, starting in McClatchy Park. The walk doesn’t take place until about six weeks, though now is the time to register for the fundraiser. […]