Don’t Miss The Real Divas of Sacramento

SACRAMENTO – The real divas of Sacramento will perform live in concert and their show promises to more class than anything seen on reality television. The Three Divas– pianist Theresa Keene, dramatic soprano Sheryl Counter and lyric soprano Leslie Sandefur– are set to share the stage on Wednesday, October 29. Their midday concert is scheduled […]

Before It’s Too Late: The Play. The Movie. The Experience.

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SACRAMENTO – Calvary Christian Center’s Theatrical Arts Ministry (TAM) is known for it’s hard hitting productions. So it’s no surprise the return of their groundbreaking production, “Before It’s Too Late” is already the talk of the town. Last year, Before It’s Too Late was performed for a several thousand attendees and drew audience members from […]

Twin Rivers School Board Member Pleads ‘No Contest’

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NORTH SACRAMENTO – In a Sacramento County courtroom Wednesday, Oct. 15, Twin Rivers Unified School District board member Cortez Ledon Quinn plead no contest for allegedly conspiring to submit a fraudulent paternity test. An admission of no contest has the same effect as a guilty plea. Before Judge Laurel D. White in Department 8, Quinn […]

Darla Givens & Tia Ewing Join The Salvation Army Women’s Auxilary for Helping Handbags Fundraiser

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SACRAMENTO – When it comes to helping the community, they’ve got it in the “bag.” The Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary will host the 10th annual Helping Handbags luncheon and auction on Saturday, October 18. The luncheon will be held from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Lions Gate McClellan Conference Center-5411 Luce Ave., McClellan. […]

US Steps Up Response as Ebola Worries Grow

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WASHINGTON (AP) – Federal health officials said Thursday they still don’t know how two Dallas nurses caught Ebola from a patient, as criticism increased from lawmakers who questioned whether the nation is prepared to stop the deadly virus from spreading in the U.S. The revelation that one of the hospital nurses was cleared to fly […]

100 Black Men of Sacramento Hosts 17th Annual “Youth & The Law” Forum

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SACRAMENTO – Young people and their interaction with law enforcement has been making national headlines for months. The 100 Black Men of Sacramento has been addressing the issue for years. The organization joins with the Superior Court of Sacramento County to present their 17th Annual “Youth and the Law” Forum on Saturday, October 18. Participants […]

Dr. George C. Fraser Speaks in Sacramento at Indivizible

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SACRAMENTO – He’s the epitome of struggle and success. The Indivizible Speakers Series welcomes Dr. George C. Fraser on Monday, October 20. Fraser will share insights with an audience of members and the community at The Guild Theater from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Dr. Fraser is chairman and CEO of FraserNet, Inc., a company […]

Sacramento Kings Visit the Great Wall of China

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MUTAINYU – Today the Sacramento Kings visited the Great Wall of China’s Mutainyu section. Players, coaches and other team personnel marveled at the world-famous historical landmark and paused to take a group photo as they walked along he iconic Wall. The Sacramento Kings are in China to play two preseason games against the Brooklyn Nets […]

Sacramento Native Cornel West Arrested in Ferguson Protests

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FERGUSON (AP) — Pounding rain and tornado watches didn’t deter hundreds of protesters Monday outside Ferguson police headquarters, where they stayed for almost four hours to mark how long 18-year-old Michael Brown’s body was left in a street after he was fatally shot by police. Organizers of the four-day Ferguson October protests dubbed the day […]

Covered California Offers Millions in No-Bid Contracts

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — California’s health insurance exchange has awarded $184 million in contracts without the competitive bidding and oversight that is standard practice across state government, including deals that sent millions of dollars to a firm whose employees have long-standing ties to the agency’s executive director. Covered California’s no-bid contracts were for a variety […]