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  • California Dental Office Trained in Sleep Apnea Protocol Offers Free...
    published on Tue, 25 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    The Sleep Group Solutions trained dental office of Dr. Thuy Nga Le Vu, in the Sacramento Area to offer free Sleep and wellness screenings at upcoming Health Fairs in August and September, as well as in-office by appointment. We are honored to help spread awareness that this treatment can save lives, not only for themselves but others around them that may be affected....
  • Manteca-Area Coach, Player Score Free Tickets To Super Bowl
    published on Sun, 07 Feb 2016 09:47:42 GMT
    CBS13/CW31 Television NEWS TIPS: Call 916-374-1301; toll-free: 1-800-374-TV13 or email news@kovr.com. CBS13 is getting answers....
  • Modesto Boy, 14, Reported Missing
    published on Sun, 07 Feb 2016 08:17:20 GMT
    CBS13/CW31 Television NEWS TIPS: Call 916-374-1301; toll-free: 1-800-374-TV13 or email news@kovr.com. CBS13 is getting answers....
  • VFW will honor heroes at breakfast
    published on Sun, 07 Feb 2016 05:11:59 GMT
    The annual Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6949 Salute to Heroes pancake breakfast and community awards recognition will run from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Feb. 13, at the Veterans' Memorial Center, 203 E. 14th St. in Davis. The breakfast includes eggs, sausage, fruit, milk, juice and coffee....
  • MenifeeROMOLAND: West Valley continues academic dominance
    published on Sun, 07 Feb 2016 05:00:06 GMT
    Standing in the Heritage High gym at the conclusion of the 33rd annual Riverside County Academic Decathlon on Saturday, Feb. 6, West Valley High adviser Timm Hannem commended his team for its effort over the two-weekend, 10-event scholastic competition. A couple hours later, once the results were verified, West Valley was crowned the Riverside County Academic Decathlon champion for the seventh time in the last eight years....
  • Checking in on the exciting UW men's basketball team
    published on Sun, 07 Feb 2016 01:21:34 GMT
    I haven't had a whole lot of time to take in the University of Washington men's basketball team this season, but now that the Seahawks' season is over and the Mariners' pre-spring training luncheon has been dealt with, I can maybe devote a little bit of my time to the Huskies. In that vein, I decided to sit down and watch the broadcast of Washington's game against Arizona on Saturday afternoon....
  • Education Buzz: FBI Teen Academy applicants sought
    published on Sun, 07 Feb 2016 01:17:30 GMT
    High school juniors interested in a potential career with the Federal Bureau of Investigation will have an opportunity to go behind the scenes and learn more about the FBI's role during the Spring 2016 Sacramento FBI Teen Academy. Classes are free, but a limited number of spots are available....
  • Internal Affairs: Carl Guardino is a true road warrior
    published on Sun, 07 Feb 2016 00:49:19 GMT
    Interstate 580 is the most-pothole-riddled freeway in the Bay Area and on Wednesday it claimed another driver -- but not just any motorist. It was Carl Guardino, president and CEO of the Silicon Valley Leadership Group and member of the California Transportation Commission....
  • Donald Trump's SNL Appearance Opens Door For Other Candidates To Get Equal Air Time
    published on Tue, 10 Nov 2015 07:50:44 GMT
    SEPTEMBER 30: Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump prepares for a town hall event at Keene High School September 30, 2015 in Keene, New Hampshire. Trump has seen his lead in the polls slip but still leads in New Hampshire....
  • CRP Chairman's Year-end Review of Governor
    published on Wed, 28 Dec 2011 02:12:03 GMT
    California Republican Party Chairman Tom Del Beccaro offers a performance analysis of Governor Jerry Brown's first year on his website, Political Vanguard , which he has maintained throughout his rising political career since 2002. "The first year of a new executive's term, often with political winds and a honeymoon at his back, is the time when he has the greatest opportunity to make significant changes....
  • THINK Together And Caltech Join Forces To Expand Opportunities For...
    published on Sat, 06 Feb 2016 13:00:00 GMT
    THINK Together, in collaboration with The Children's Center at Caltech, will host the 4th annual Early Childhood Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Conference on February 4-6, 2016 at the Pasadena Hilton. The conference will promote and increase awareness of the importance of introducing STEM education in early childhood, birth through eight years....
  • American Canyon girls wrestling team competes at North Regionals
    published on Sat, 06 Feb 2016 06:27:44 GMT
    The American Canyon girls wrestling team is competing in the Sac-Joaquin Girls North Regional Wrestling Championship at Natomas High School in Sacramento and did well on the first day. Nikki Mae Sumagang , Lauren Snyder , Julia Cummings , Harneet Sandhu and Adrienne Dominguez all advanced to the semifinals for the Wolves....
  • CORE Wrestling youth club makes debut
    published on Fri, 05 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT
    Liberty Fuchs went 3-1 with two pins and a major decision to claim the second-place medal in the 53-pound pool. She is the first medalist for the new CORE Wrestling Club....
  • Internal Affairs:
    published on Sat, 06 Feb 2016 03:09:29 GMT
    Interstate 580 is the most-pothole riddled freeway in the Bay Area and on Wednesday it claimed another driver -- but not just any motorist. Carl Guardino, President and CEO of the Silicon Valley Leadership Group and member of the California Transportation Commission....
  • LA Times goes to Texas for Calif politics editor
    published on Fri, 05 Feb 2016 23:51:30 GMT
    The new state politics editor at the Los Angeles Times is Allison Wisk, currently the deputy political editor at the Dallas Morning News. She succeeds Linda Rogers, one of the veteran LAT editors who took last year's buyout ....
  • Money troubles force closure of Pittsburg's SEP charter school
    published on Fri, 05 Feb 2016 23:04:11 GMT
    After a troubled 31/2 -year existence, the Synergy Education Project charter school has closed, the state Department of Education board having revoked its operating charter on Jan. 14. It marks a sad if not unexpected end for a school to which its staff and families were fiercely loyal but which had been in financial trouble from the start, never able to attract enough students to become financially viable. "There was no one reason why the school failed, but finances were a huge part of it," sai...
  • Poetry Out Loud finals will be held Tuesday at Sonora High
    published on Fri, 29 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT
    The Tuolumne County Arts Alliance will hold its eighth annual Poetry Out Loud finals Tuesday to determine the new county champion who will go on to defend last year's win at the state final. Levi Lowe, last year's county and state champion, is participating in a foreign exchange program in Italy and cannot defend his title....
  • Vanguard Prep named a model middle school Updated at
    published on Fri, 05 Feb 2016 18:25:16 GMT
    Continuing to stand out as a model middle school, Vanguard Preparatory School of Apple Valley Unified School District has made the California's “Schools to Watch” list again since its last designation in 2013. Each year, the California League of Middle Schools recognizes schools “that are academically excellent, developmentally responsive, socially equitable, and structured for success,” according to their website....
  • Father of Orangevale Sex Trafficking Victim Speaks Out
    published on Fri, 05 Feb 2016 15:56:03 GMT
    Excitement for the biggest game in football is ramping up, but it's already fourth down in another game in the bay - an insidious one - the sex trafficking of young girls to sports fans. Instead he's learned that those friends allowed his daughter to go to the Bay with a group that wanted to sell her for sex during Super Bowl week....
  • CA: Speaker pro Tem Kevin Mullin is 2015 Life Science Champion Award Recipient
    published on Fri, 05 Feb 2016 12:00:52 GMT
    Sacramento - The California Life Sciences Association has announced the recipients of their 2015 Life Science Champion Awards and Speaker pro Tem Kevin Mullin joins Senator Cathleen Galliano and Assemblymember Marie Waldron as this year's honorees. Assembly Speaker, Toni Atkins was honored with the 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award....