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Resources for college students experiencing homelessness

Resources for college students experiencing homelessness

 As of 2019, California has an estimate of over 150,000 people experiencing homelessness which is a 17% increase since 2018. As CalMatters states, “California's homeless population is far more visible than most places with 1 in 4 homeless Americans living in...

The Tale of Tesla vs Alameda County

The Tale of Tesla vs Alameda County

On Wednesday morning, Fremont Tesla factory workers reported in for work in an acknowledged violation of the Alameda County shelter-in-place order. CEO Elon Musk noted that he would be on the floor of the factory as well and asked that only he be arrested should...

Remdesivir shows promise as COVID-19 treatment

Remdesivir shows promise as COVID-19 treatment

Though not a formal cure for COVID-19, a new drug called remdesivir could be a promising new treatment for the virus, as a recent clinical trial has indicated.   In the study, over 1000 participants were randomly given either remdesivir or a drug they were told...

Sac Youth In Action and the 2020 Census

Sac Youth In Action and the 2020 Census

The 2020 census has arrived and it is incredibly important that you or a family member fills it out. Sac Youth In Action is an organization that is dedicated to youth empowerment and informing people about the 2020 census.    “The census is so, so, so important....

Virtual Recreation and Resources

Virtual Recreation and Resources

The continuation of school for students through technology has given many the opportunity to explore and experience the responsibility of using such given devices. Google recently donated 4,000 Chromebooks to assist students with distance learning. Because many...

Activism While Social Distancing

Activism While Social Distancing

As the capital of California, Sacramento has always been a hub of social activism and political advocacy. Activism in Sacramento now has changed drastically since the issuance of the city’s shelter-in-place order. While people cannot hold large in-person actions,...

Students V.S. California’s Universities

Students V.S. California’s Universities

During the last week of April, at the California State University (CSU) and University of California (UC) are being sued by the students demanding refunds of campus fees as the pandemic has left many schools and education systems closed to find alternative means of...

NEIGHBORHOOD NEWS

Remdesivir shows promise as COVID-19 treatment

Remdesivir shows promise as COVID-19 treatment

Though not a formal cure for COVID-19, a new drug called remdesivir could be a promising new treatment for the virus, as a recent clinical trial has indicated.   In the study, over 1000 participants were randomly given either remdesivir or a drug they were told...

Sac Youth In Action and the 2020 Census

Sac Youth In Action and the 2020 Census

The 2020 census has arrived and it is incredibly important that you or a family member fills it out. Sac Youth In Action is an organization that is dedicated to youth empowerment and informing people about the 2020 census.    “The census is so, so, so important....

Virtual Recreation and Resources

Virtual Recreation and Resources

The continuation of school for students through technology has given many the opportunity to explore and experience the responsibility of using such given devices. Google recently donated 4,000 Chromebooks to assist students with distance learning. Because many...

Activism While Social Distancing

Activism While Social Distancing

As the capital of California, Sacramento has always been a hub of social activism and political advocacy. Activism in Sacramento now has changed drastically since the issuance of the city’s shelter-in-place order. While people cannot hold large in-person actions,...

Cooking with a Purpose Live Wire Wednesday at 5 PM Channel 17

This week Ray Tatar meets up with Kerin Gould from Produce with a Purpose. Kerin will be cooking up a delicious healthy dish that you can create in your own home. Produce with a Purpose helps educate people about fresh produce and its disease-fighting and preventative...

Students V.S. California’s Universities

Students V.S. California’s Universities

During the last week of April, at the California State University (CSU) and University of California (UC) are being sued by the students demanding refunds of campus fees as the pandemic has left many schools and education systems closed to find alternative means of...

PODCAST: Episode 6: Quarantine Movie Night

PODCAST: Episode 6: Quarantine Movie Night

  In this episode of Access on Air, host Luis Rua and the other neighborhood news correspondent’s discuss the plot of the movie Snow Piercer. You can now find the Access on Air Podcast on the Anchor App, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, and Spotify....

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Remdesivir shows promise as COVID-19 treatment

Remdesivir shows promise as COVID-19 treatment

Though not a formal cure for COVID-19, a new drug called remdesivir could be a promising new treatment for the virus, as a recent clinical trial has indicated.   In the study, over 1000 participants were randomly given either remdesivir or a drug they were told...

Sac Youth In Action and the 2020 Census

Sac Youth In Action and the 2020 Census

The 2020 census has arrived and it is incredibly important that you or a family member fills it out. Sac Youth In Action is an organization that is dedicated to youth empowerment and informing people about the 2020 census.    “The census is so, so, so important....

Virtual Recreation and Resources

Virtual Recreation and Resources

The continuation of school for students through technology has given many the opportunity to explore and experience the responsibility of using such given devices. Google recently donated 4,000 Chromebooks to assist students with distance learning. Because many...

Activism While Social Distancing

Activism While Social Distancing

As the capital of California, Sacramento has always been a hub of social activism and political advocacy. Activism in Sacramento now has changed drastically since the issuance of the city’s shelter-in-place order. While people cannot hold large in-person actions,...

Students V.S. California’s Universities

Students V.S. California’s Universities

During the last week of April, at the California State University (CSU) and University of California (UC) are being sued by the students demanding refunds of campus fees as the pandemic has left many schools and education systems closed to find alternative means of...

PODCAST: Episode 6: Quarantine Movie Night

PODCAST: Episode 6: Quarantine Movie Night

  In this episode of Access on Air, host Luis Rua and the other neighborhood news correspondent’s discuss the plot of the movie Snow Piercer. You can now find the Access on Air Podcast on the Anchor App, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, and Spotify....

When Will California Schools Reopen?

When Will California Schools Reopen?

With the novel coronavirus impacting all areas of life in California, it has been explained by the Governor and the state superintendent that schools will not reopen before the end of the academic year this June. While it is clear it will not be soon, it hasn’t been...

Young adults are unlikely to receive stimulus checks

Young adults are unlikely to receive stimulus checks

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic the U.S. government announced that they will be sending out $1,200 stimulus checks to help with the economic effects of the virus. According to a survey that was conducted in early April, about 52 percent of the 2,644 people...

Is it ethical to track COVID-19 with phone data?

Is it ethical to track COVID-19 with phone data?

Despite the continued global rise of COVID-19 cases, many countries are looking to begin reopening. In seeking a path forward, some have called for increased data collection regarding the spread of the virus and the efficacy of social distancing measures.   One...

ACCESSLOCAL SHOWS

Cooking with a Purpose Live Wire Wednesday at 5 PM Channel 17

This week Ray Tatar meets up with Kerin Gould from Produce with a Purpose. Kerin will be cooking up a delicious healthy dish that you can create in your own home. Produce with a Purpose helps educate people about fresh produce and its disease-fighting and preventative...

Creating in a New Reality, May 6th at 5 PM Channel 17

This week on LiveWire hosts Ray Tatar sits down for a virtual chat with Access Sacramento’s Executive Director, Gary Martin. This is his first interview since he announced the call for A Place Called Sacramento scripts, which now has its 10 winners to be announced on...

It is Carnaval Time on Livewire, Wed. March 11th at 5pm.

Cue the music, dancing and we are live at 5pm with host Ray Tatar and the Brazilian Center's Carnaval. Don't miss all the fun as we experience at piece of the Brazilian Carnaval tomorrow, Wednesday March 11th on LiveWire. Brazilian Carnaval Celebrating its 10th...

Artists in Residency and the Art of Comedy

Artists in Residency and the Art of Comedy Wednesday March 3rd, 5 PM on Channel 17  Ray Tatar returns to the studios in a dynamic interview with a member of the Sacramento Artist in Residency program or (AIR) and the Sacramento Comedy Spot, a unique nonprofit that is...

ACCESSLOCAL FILM

Ten Sacramento Films Make Cable TV Premiere

Ten Sacramento Films Make Cable TV Premiere

Access Sacramento presents full televised coverage of the stage presentations and world premiere of 10 original 10-minute movies as part of the 20th annual "A Place Called Sacramento" Film Festival beginning Friday, Nov. 29 at 7 p.m. The program presents the...

The Gift – 2018 “A Place Called Sacramento” Film Festival

“The Gift” by Ritu Atwal pcsTheGift@gmail.com A young woman discovers that the greatest gift we can give to those we love, is honesty. Awards: "BEST ACTRESS in a LEADING ROLE" Rachel Brown "BEST ACTRESS in a SUPPORTING ROLE" Oliva Pratt "BEST EDITING" by Jag Sandju...

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