After the tragic death of Michelle Murigi, a crosswalk at 58th and Fruitridge is at the top of the list for many of the Fruitridge Mannor community members. Many people from all over Sacramento came to support the fight for this crosswalk. They all gathered to strategize the best way to ensure the crosswalk is built soon, as the community has been hurt enough.
Fresh Producers is now providing their services at Luther Burbank High School. They host a farm stand full of fresh fruits and vegetables every Thursday from 3:00 to 6:00 in the school parking lot. In this video, we talk to one of the students who is in the program.
Ever wonder what your life would be like if we didn’t have technology? In an experiment, I decided to try it out for two weeks. Though it was difficult, in the end I feel as though it helped me have a better understanding of the fact that technology is a wonderful thing, but not something that needs to take control of your life.
At 10 o’clock sharp on Saturday, April 13th, Creek Week activities became open to anyone and everyone willing to participate. Hundreds of motivated volunteers did a wonderful job at clearing out the countless amount of waste. Hopefully, this year’s haul outweighed the amazing 15 tons that was drawn out of Sacramento’s urban waterways last year. The only thing wrong with Creek Week is that it only comes once a year!
Recently, over one hundred Tahoe park community members gathered for the Tahoe Park Clean Up Day. Throughout the years this event has never seen such a turn out, and never before was the park left so beautiful.
It’s the year 2013, and getting away from technology can be nearly impossible! I myself enjoy a challenge, so starting on April 7th, I am ‘unplugging’ myself from the electric world as much as possible. It will definitely be hard, but with the city of Sacramento all around me, I’ll be able to find plenty to do.
With lots of bright colors and candy, Easter is a day that many like to celebrate. On March 30th, the volunteers at St. John’s Lutheran Church decided to do their part and bring a lot of joy to a lot of people with a free meal of lasagna, salad, and cookies.
The Sacramento Bee is always looking for their next big guest speaker to attend one of their monthly meetings hosted for high school journalists. On March 21st, Marianne McClary gave an inside look at her previous experiences with broadcasting and how she became a newscaster in the first place.
Being healthy is not always easy, but sometime, just sometimes we get lucky enough to have people from WE Connect and HealthCorps to help us achieve prime health.