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  • Candidate goes homeless to show economic gap
    published on Fri, 01 Aug 2014 01:12:36 GMT
    California's Republican candidate for governor says he spent a week living as a homeless person in search of a job to test Gov. Jerry Brown's claim that the state is making a comeback after the economic... The Republican candidate for California governor said Thursday he spent a week living as a homeless person in Fresno to highlight the disparity ... (more)...
  • Movie review: Moving 'Life Itself' explores Ebert as critic, frenemy, husband
    published on Fri, 01 Aug 2014 00:58:10 GMT
    Roger Ebert, right, talks movies with longtime TV partner Gene Siskel in a scene from the Ebert-focused documentary "Life Itself."...
  • Lincoln Brewster, Oxygen
    published on Thu, 31 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    New from Lincoln Brewster an all-new 11 track album from the worship artist who brought you church and radio favorites like "Today Is The Day", "Let The Praises Ring", "Love The Lord" and "The Power Of Your Name"....
  • Obituary: Artist Mary Scott, 84, was Fair Oaks antiques dealer
    published on Fri, 01 Aug 2014 00:11:22 GMT
    Mary Scott, an accomplished artist and well known antiques dealer in Fair Oaks, died July 20 of surgery complications, her family said....
  • Nancy Jane Fife
    published on Thu, 31 Jul 2014 22:19:30 GMT
    On July 14, 2014, in Sacramento, Nancy Jane Fife succumbed to cancer after many years battling health issues....
  • Award-winning young Cambrian hopes to combine art with a passion for healing
    published on Thu, 31 Jul 2014 21:06:49 GMT
    With NYC stars still twinkling in her eyes, Devin Streeter’s recent experiences as a state-level winning artist and 2014 Coast Union High School graduate have changed her outlook on life and her plan for it....
  • AHF: California Mail-Order Drug Bill (A.B. 2418) Puts Profits Before Patient Care
    published on Thu, 31 Jul 2014 20:24:30 GMT
    California Assembly Bill 2418 - which will allow health insurers the ability to deny patients with life-threatening diseases such as HIV/AIDS access to a pharmacist by forcing them to use mail order pharmacy services - will be heard by the California Senate Appropriations Committee on August 4. AIDS Healthcare Foundation is pressing the ... (more)...
  • Neel Kashkari says he chose to be homeless for a week to test Gov. Jerry Browna s economy claims
    published on Thu, 31 Jul 2014 19:15:17 GMT
    Republican gubernatorial candidate Neel Kashkari, a former U.S. Treasury official, speaks during the breakfast meeting of the Southeast chapter of the Los Angeles County Lincoln Clubs at Geezers in Santa Fe Springs Friday morning, February 7, 2014....
  • Explorit Science Center: Exploding watermelons maximize their potential
    published on Thu, 31 Jul 2014 18:22:49 GMT
    Explorit Science Center was recently featured on "Good Day Sacramento," where several of our summer science campers demonstrated the difference between potential and kinetic energy by exploding a watermelon with rubber bands....
  • Shooting Stars ensemble a San Dimas tradition for 42 years
    published on Wed, 30 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    SAN DIMAS >> The Shooting Stars ensemble is much more than a dance and drill team....
  • CalPERS board member loses bid to distance herself from pension rate hikes
    published on Thu, 31 Jul 2014 17:47:52 GMT
    A CalPERS board member seeking reelection has lost a fight over whether her challenger made a misleading statement tying board actions to soaring pension contribution rates....
  • Glance at the Past
    published on Thu, 31 Jul 2014 17:33:27 GMT
    Another link in the fast-lengthening chain of Mendocino County was solidly welded on Sunday, July 21, when a joyous crowd of Willits excursionists, nearly 400 strong, journeyed over the mountain and enjoyed a delightful "at home" with our coast metropolis....
  • Candidate lives as homeless person for a week
    published on Thu, 31 Jul 2014 16:23:26 GMT
    A key witness in the corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell testified Thursday that he made a mistake when he bought a Rolex watch for the governor at the first lady's request....
  • Shrinking lakes, rising prices
    published on Thu, 31 Jul 2014 14:51:38 GMT
    Just how bad is the drought in California? It's so bad, that in some extreme cases, thieves are stealing water....
  • California: AB-1915 Pupil instruction: social sciences: Armenian Genocide.
    published on Thu, 31 Jul 2014 06:59:26 GMT
    US Official News July 29, 2014 Tuesday California: AB-1915 Pupil instruction: social sciences: Armenian Genocide....
  • Cheese takes a star turn this week at Sacramento Convention Center
    published on Thu, 31 Jul 2014 05:44:14 GMT
    Amanda Martin, left, and Amanda Brennan of DPI Specialty Foods of Oregon sample cheese pairings during a tasting at the 2014 American Cheese Society conference and competition featuring cheesemakers from across the nation Wednesday at the Sacramento Convention Center....
  • Sloppy Moose running club celebrates the virtues of jogging – and beer
    published on Thu, 31 Jul 2014 03:39:59 GMT
    Step into New Helvetia Brewing Co. on Thursday evenings and you'll be greeted by a jovial and spirited group of sweaty athletes wearing colorful shoes and orange T-shirts sporting the motto "We Run Sactown."...
  • Victoria Smith photo
    published on Thu, 31 Jul 2014 03:16:20 GMT
    For this Newsstand Art project, it occurred to me that Mother Earth is the news....
  • Two plead no contest to $200,000 robbery at Cal Expo
    published on Thu, 31 Jul 2014 01:28:01 GMT
    On the second day of jury selection, two men who were about to go on trial in the $200,000 robbery of Cal Expo's food vendor during the State Fair four years ago decided to plead no contest in the case....
  • Aggie Silva mixed school and strikes; wins Reno tourney
    published on Thu, 31 Jul 2014 02:06:39 GMT
    And now 21-year-old UC Davis student Trevor Silva is top dog in the Classified All-Events division of the 2014 U.S. Bowling Congress Open Championships....