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  • Tue June 2, 2015
    published on Tue, 02 Jun 2015 07:10:07 GMT
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  • Jadianna Larsen's Family Thankful For Outpouring Of Support From Community
    published on Tue, 02 Jun 2015 05:54:55 GMT
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  • Senate Approves High School Sexual Violence Prevention Bill
    published on Tue, 02 Jun 2015 02:31:04 GMT
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  • District raised questions when Jadianna missed class
    published on Tue, 02 Jun 2015 02:00:42 GMT
    As family members continue to cope and search for answers in the disappearance and death of 6-year-old Jadianna Larsen, the Sacramento Unified School District said it made multiple efforts to intervene when she didn't show up for school. "When a student misses time at school there's a series of interventions that are triggered throughout the course of the school year," said Sacramento Unified School District spokesman Gabe Ross....
  • Questions remain about school's role in Jadianna's absence
    published on Tue, 02 Jun 2015 01:24:25 GMT
    As family members continue to cope and search for answers in the disappearance and death of 6-year-old Jadianna Larsen, the Sacramento Unified School District said it made multiple efforts to intervene when the girl didn't show up for school. TRYING TIMES....
  • When Does A Senior Prank Cross The Line To Serious Vandalism?
    published on Tue, 02 Jun 2015 00:35:16 GMT
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  • Native American Student Suing To Wear Eagle Feather In Graduation Ceremony
    published on Mon, 01 Jun 2015 22:58:54 GMT
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  • Opening Reception at The Mexican Heritage Center
    published on Mon, 01 Jun 2015 21:42:54 GMT
    Ruby Chacn is a first generation high school and college graduate in her family. This experience has inspired her lifelong work to create a counter narrative for empowerment in place of disenfranchisement....
  • Family of 6-year-old Jadianna Larsen left with questions
    published on Mon, 01 Jun 2015 19:50:56 GMT
    Family members and friends of Jadianna Larsen, a 6-year-old girl who went missing from Sacramento last week before being found dead 60 miles away from home, continue to mourn the child's death, and wonder how her caretaker became a suspect in her death. "We got the impression she just trusted the hell out of him," said Paris Stokes, Jadianna's uncle....
  • Ed Goldman: School headmaster has anything but a retiring personality
    published on Mon, 01 Jun 2015 19:13:00 GMT
    When I first interviewed him 12 years ago, Repsher, now 66, had just been named headmaster of Sacramento Country Day School and my daughter had just graduated. This may explain why I feel less a sense of dA jA vu than one of disorientation when I visit him recently: I haven't been back to Country Day since then....
  • Sneak peek: Iron Horse Tavern on track to open soon
    published on Mon, 01 Jun 2015 19:12:05 GMT
    The train that likely will mesmerize guests in the bar area of Iron Horse Tavern almost is ready to leave the station. The new bar and restaurant at 15th and R streets in Sacramento will include a small antique train that will run on a track above its bar....
  • Pioneer High School gets another new principal
    published on Fri, 29 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    Reese was a journalism and English teacher in Dixon for around 15 years and is finishing her third year as Vanden High's principal in Fairfield, which she started in 2012, after serving as assistant principal at River City High School in West Sacramento. Working on Pioneer High School's scheduling process, which she said is the central document for how high schools operate, is one of the tasks she is looking forward to the most....
  • Orientations set for potential foster, adoptive parents
    published on Mon, 01 Jun 2015 16:52:03 GMT
    Local residents can learn how to become a Yolo County foster or adoptive parent at two informational meetings next month. The June orientations - one on Thursday, June 4, in West Sacramento, and a second on Tuesday, June 9, in Davis - will provide an overview of the process and training required to become a licensed foster parent....
  • Elements of form explored in Andy Cunningham's vibrant paintings
    published on Sat, 30 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    The Davis Arts Center presents "Form Affects," an exhibit of paintings by Andy Cunningham, that will be on display in the Tsao Gallery from Friday, June 5, through Tuesday, June 30. Gallery hours are 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays, 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fridays and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays. The Arts Center is at 1919 F St. Cunningham's work celebrates the tools of painting: color, form, line and space....
  • Sacramento Community Mourns Death of Jadianna Larsen
    published on Mon, 01 Jun 2015 06:25:03 GMT
    Jadianna Larsen's story has touched many within the community. Hundreds attended a candlelight vigil for her Sunday night at McClatchy Park in Sacramento....
  • Community Gathers To Remember 6-Year-Old Jadianna Larsen
    published on Mon, 01 Jun 2015 05:44:09 GMT
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  • Q & A: New Women's Volleyball Coach Ashlie Hain
    published on Sun, 31 May 2015 23:17:42 GMT
    Following the departure of former head coach Paula Weishoff to Concordia University, Ashlie Hain has been named the head coach for the womens volleyball program. No stranger to the program, Hain served as the starting setter for the team from 2001-2004, setting an all-time assists record of 5,698 that still holds today....
  • Sacramento cop's encounter with an armed, black youth forever changed how she sees the job
    published on Fri, 01 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    If Sabrina Briggs ever gets tired of being a cop, she might consider a second career as a public speaker. Testifying Wednesday before the Assembly Select Committee on Community and Law Enforcement Relations and Responsibilities , Briggs, an eight-year veteran of the Sacramento Police Department, sidestepped the stated topic of how to get more women of color like her into the white male-dominated policing profession , and instead told a story from her early days on the force....
  • West Sacramento volunteers build Disney playground
    published on Sun, 31 May 2015 21:12:13 GMT
    On sunday, more than 400 volunteers from the city of West Sacramento and Yolo County Children's Alliance, along with Disney VoluntEARS and organizers from KaBOOM!, transformed Bryte Park into a vibrant, new playground for more than 2,000 West Sacramento kids and families – in just eight hours. This is Disney's 62nd KaBOOM! playground nationwide, and first in Northern California, now providing a space to play for more than 15,500 children in California, and by the end of 2015, Disney's...
  • Bengals' Devon Still Asks For Prayers For Sick Daughter
    published on Sun, 31 May 2015 20:56:57 GMT
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