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  • More school kids unvaccinated
    published on Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:51:35 GMT
    Data from the state Department of Public Health show that the number of students in California who have not received vaccinations due to their parents' religious beliefs or medical concerns has increased 15 percent over last year, according to The Sacramento Bee....
  • Man suffers burns to face after north Orland explosion
    published on Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:00:52 GMT
    Lake District >> A man is recovering today at the UC Davis Regional Burn Center in Sacramento, after he suffered burns to his face during an explosion in the area of county roads 9 and N in the Lake District, north of Orland....
  • Southwestern College Completion Rate Drops
    published on Thu, 17 Apr 2014 19:56:16 GMT
    Completion rates at Southwestern College, a community college in Chula Vista, have dropped below the statewide average, and its rates fell well-below other community colleges in the region, according to data released by the Student Success Scorecard ....
  • Farm-to-fork forum offers a special invitation
    published on Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:50:45 GMT
    Alice Waters, who helped pioneer California cuisine and the slow-food movement, will co-host the Farm-to-Fork Capital Forum Series....
  • Pitching is the key for River Cats in '14
    published on Tue, 15 Apr 2014 02:41:33 GMT
    Pitching will define the River Cats this season, which starts today in Salt Lake City....
  • Patrick Mulvaney cooks at New York’s prestigious James Beard House
    published on Sun, 13 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    It took a long time. They were fresh, and if you ever had to peel eggs when they're a little older they're easier to peel....
  • McKinley Village proposal creates traffic fight with neighbors
    published on Wed, 09 Apr 2014 03:53:38 GMT
    After months of tense neighborhood meetings and amid a closely watched City Council campaign, the future of the McKinley Village housing development in east Sacramento could hinge on the developer’s willingness to construct a railroad undercrossing into the project at Alhambra Boulevard....
  • California new laws: Higher wages, safer cycling, gun restrictions
    published on Wed, 01 Jan 2014 16:05:04 GMT
    Starting today, teens can no longer text friends using Siri while on the road, and this summer, the minimum wage will increase to one of the highest rates in the nation....
  • Is Cal Fit buying Alhambra Athletic Club?
    published on Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:45:34 GMT
    California Family Fitness is reportedly interested in buying at least one health club owned by Wenmat Fitness, a local chain....
  • Candidates elect to use cagey job titles on ballot
    published on Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:39:37 GMT
    California voters will have a chance to cast ballots in June for self-described farmers, businessmen, teachers, doctors, and even a scientist and a mom....
  • VibrAlign and Lovejoy Launch 24-City "Realigning America Tour 2014"...
    published on Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:16:18 GMT
    The Realigning America Tour 2014, jointly hosted by VibrAlign and Lovejoy, begins on April 24th in Appleton, Wisconsin and ends on October 16th in Sacramento, California....
  • Hospital Foundation announces Winesong's auction chairs
    published on Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:56:11 GMT
    Winesong 2014 announces honorary auction chairs, Joseph F. Harbison, III and Patricia A. Harbison, to lead a stellar cast of participants....
  • AM Alert: Californians open to changing Prop 13
    published on Thu, 17 Apr 2014 13:34:16 GMT
    Capitol Alert Insider Edition app learned last night, Californians are open to making changes to Proposition 13, the 1978 tax-limiting measure that is a cornerstone of the state's political foundation....
  • Beagle Freedom Bill (AB 2431) to be presented to California Assembly on April 29
    published on Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:22:20 GMT
    Beagles from a Virginia research lab recently received new homes. Seven beagles along with their human foster parents got to spend some time outside and enjoy the weather and take part in dog-friendly activities....
  • Fatal California Bus Crash Claims Ten Lives
    published on Thu, 17 Apr 2014 06:05:21 GMT
    Bus_crash2- ENGAGED: "At the end. I'm so glad that the Lord took them both at the same time."...
  • New Sac State defensive coordinator Jody Sears warms up to new job, home
    published on Wed, 16 Apr 2014 06:45:41 GMT
    When he worked as a Washington State assistant football coach, Jody Sears spent a lot of time seeking talented players in Northern California....
  • Obituary: Sister Mary Eileen Brannigan, 91, taught music in Catholic schools for 45 years
    published on Wed, 16 Apr 2014 05:38:55 GMT
    Sister Mary Eileen Brannigan, a talented musician who played several instruments, expertly led religious and secular choirs, and taught generations of Northern California schoolchildren, has died at 91. She died April 6 of hip-surgery complications after a recent fall, said Sister Susan McCarthy of the Sisters of Mercy West Midwest Community in ... (more)...
  • Capitol Alert: Community college completion rate falls during recession
    published on Tue, 15 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    Completion rates at the California Community Colleges have fallen steadily over the past four years, according to the first update of the system's Student Success Scorecard....
  • Cathie Anderson: Midtown salon makes room for seminars, fellowship, fun
    published on Sat, 12 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    Salon owner and hair stylist Marci Landgraf recently expanded her midtown Sacramento studio to make space for education events that will bring in cutting-edge hairdressers from around the world....
  • EpiPen legislation for California schools advances
    published on Wed, 02 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    A photograph of Natalie Giorgi who died from an allergic reaction to peanut butter in July 2013 rests at the State Capitol as her mother Joanne Giorgi came to support Senate Bill 1266 on Wednesday April 02, 2014 in Sacramento, Calif....