On Tuesday, June 26th, 28-year-old activist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez won the 14th Congressional District primary in New York state. Ocasio-Cortez beat 10-term Democratic Rep. Joseph Crowley, who was seen as the possible future Speaker of The House if Democrats retake control, by over 4,000 votes. This win has shaken many people within the Democratic Party and […]
The Vice Mayor a small California town called Dixon was recently in the news for some anti-LGBTQ language he used in the local Independent Voice Newspaper. In a section called “That’s Life”, Dixon Vice Mayor Ted Hickman had plenty to say concerning his feelings on Gay Pride Month. “Last Sunday ended LGBTQF-WTF month … with […]
On June 30th, Downtown Sacramento was host to the “Families Belong Together” Rally. People came together to combat the recent decisions by the Trump administration to seperate children from their parents at the border.
On May 24th, KCRA 3 reporter Edie Lambert provided the Accesslocal.Tv team with a tour of the KCRA studio during the 6:30 evening newscast.
Voices From Our Streets
On Wednesday, July 12th, Sol Collective hosted a film screening of the Netflix documentary “They Call Us Monsters” The film features three boys, Jarad Nava, Juan Gamez, and Antonio Hernandez, who are all facing life sentences for murder or attempted murder and work together to write a screenplay about their lives before they were incarcerated. […]
According to a recent article by LiveScience, most cases of opioid abuse in teenagers began with prescription opioids from a doctor. The study cites that 85 percent of the surveyed group of teenagers that had abused both prescription and injection drugs said they abused prescription opioids, such as OxyContin and Vicodin, before moving to heroin […]
The “Art Street” exhibition is bringing crowds of people to an old warehouse at 300 1st Ave in Sacramento, where local artists have set up installations and interactive galleries for a nearly month-long presentation in continuation of the “Art Hotel” event of last year. The exhibition opened on February 3rd and will continue through February […]