BAPAC hosts 2017 Economic, Social Equity & Cannabis Forum

(SACRAMENTO) – The Sacramento Chapter of the Black American Political Association of California (BAPAC) presents its 2017 Economic, Social Equity and Cannabis Forum on Friday, February 24. The event is set to be held at the Capitol Event Center, located at 1020 11th Street. The forum will run from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and […]

Sacramento State Career Center hosts a Educator Recruitment Expo

SACRAMENTO – In an effort to help address California’s teacher shortage, the Sacramento State Career Center hosts a Educator Recruitment Expo on Tuesday, February 7. The event is scheduled to run from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the University Union Ballroom, Sacramento State, 6000 J Street. More than 100 local and regional school districts […]

“RO JAMES” comes to Sacramento

Since arriving on the music scene in 2013 with the EP trilogy, “Coke, Jack & Cadillacs” and working with artists like Snoop Dogg and Brenmar, Ronnie “Ro” James has been on a mission to make his mark in the music industry. With the release of his debut CD, “Eldorado,” James appears to have done just […]

Sac State Commemorates Black History Month“Affirming the Dream: Our Hope and Our Legacy”

SACRAMENTO – Sacramento State is opening its arms to the surrounding community, and to other area colleges and universities, for its 2017 commemoration of Black History Month. Under the theme “Affirming the Dream: Our Hope and Our Legacy,” the University also will commemorate the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., offering a bustle of […]

Metro Chamber hosts Annual Business Awards Dinner

(SACRAMENTO) The Sacramento Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce presents its annual Business Awards dinner on Friday, January 27. The black-tie dinner is in its 122nd year and will be held in the Hyatt Regency’s Grand Ballroom. This year’s honorees include former Sacramento mayor Kevin Johnson, who will receive the Sacramentan of the Year Award and Chet […]

Mike Dailey’s Death Stuns Community, Memorial Planned For Dec. 17

SOUTH SACRAMENTO — The community is mourning the loss of local author, producer, songwriter Mike Dailey who was tragically killed last weekend in the Greenhaven area. The complete details of Dailey’s death are still being sorted out by the Sacramento Police Department. Based on preliminary information provided by the police, an argument reportedly ensued Nov. […]

IndiviZible Speaker Series to Feature Best Selling Author Terry McMillan

(OAK PARK) – Last but not least. The Indivizible Speakers Series comes to a close on Thursday, December 8 with its year-end installment featuring best selling author, Terry McMillan. The event, led by Mayor Kevin Johnson, is set to run from 6:00-8:30 p.m. at the Guild Theater, located at 2828 35th Street. Ms. McMillan was […]

SBCC Foundation Hosts 31st Annual Installation & Business Gala

(SACRAMENTO) – The Sacramento Black Chamber of Commerce Foundation is scheduled to host its 31st Annual Installation and Business Awards Gala on Friday, December 9. The event is to be held at the Doubletree Hotel, located at 2001 Point West Way, from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. The theme of this year’s gala is “Progressing Through […]

After the 2016 Election: The Way Forward for Black People

The Sacramento Area Black Caucus (SABC) invites the community to attend a dialogue titled, “After the 2016 Election: The Way Forward for Black People,” on Wednesday, November 30. The discussion is scheduled to run 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. in the Women’s Civic Improvement Center’s Netta Sparks Senior Room, located at 3555 3rd Avenue. The SABC […]

Turkey Giveaway to Help Families in Need

(SOUTH SACRAMENTO) – On Tuesday, November 22, Assemblymember Cooper, along with event partners including Grocery Outlet Bargain Market are providing over 2,000 free turkeys to families in need as part of “Assemblymember Cooper’s 2nd Annual Thanksgiving Healthy Family and Turkey Giveaway”. “Helping people is my passion and every family deserves to eat a healthy meal […]