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It’s Crab Feed Season in Sacramento!

It’s Crab Feed Season in Sacramento!

By Lisa Page

Lisa Page

In case your holiday tradition tragically does not include crab (like mine), no need to worry. There’s a slew of crab feeds in the Sacramento area over the next month or so, which is your chance to eat endless amounts of fresh Dungeness crab. You shouldn’t have to look too far to find a crab feed near you. The Delta Elementary Charter School in Clarksburg is having one on January 31, and the Junior League is holding one on Feb. 20, just to name a few. The bottom of this post includes a more complete list of upcoming crab feeds in the Sacramento area... Read More

41st Annual PigBowl Football Game Jan 24!

41st Annual PigBowl Football Game Jan 24!

WHEN: This Saturday, January 24

WHERE: CSUS Stadium, 6000 J Street, Sacramento, CA.

Gates open at 11 AM - Pre-game 12 PM - Kick Off 1 PM

TICKETS: $10 Admittance

News10's Walt Gray will be reporting the play by play LIVE on Access Sacramento's Channel 17.

FOR TICKET INFORMATION CALL (916) 715-3132 or click HERE.

Tickets puchased online after Jan 16th will be at will-call for pickup at the stadium.

TRADITION, DEDICATION, AND BRAVERY

University recognized for community work

University recognized for community work

For the second time, Sacramento State’s commitment to the community has been recognized through the Carnegie Foundation Community Engagement Classification... Read More

Sheriff's Community Impact Program Always Gives...Now It's Our Turn!!

Sheriff's Community Impact Program Always Gives...Now It's Our Turn!!

Sheriff's Community Impact Program helps our community!  Let's help them help us, shall we?  

SCIP Facts: Did You Know -- 

• SCIP programs/activities/events engage 1200 students each month?

• SCIP has close to 30 dynamic programs all designed to positively engage cops and kids.   These programs empower our most at-risk youth to make better choices.

• Cops, teachers, business leaders, etc., volunteered close to 2700 hours last year?

• CIP has 25 Sacramento County Sheriff's Deputies, Probation Officers, and other law enforcement-related personnel, who mentor and/or coach in one of SCIP'S many programs/activities.

• In 2014, SCIP introduced licensed therapist into two programs, giving our most vulnerable youth and their families access to critical mental health services.

Pacific students volunteered more than 60,000 hours last school year

Pacific students volunteered more than 60,000 hours last school year

STOCKTON — University of the Pacific students performed more than 60,400 hours of community service last year and raised more than $48,500 to help more than 20,000 people  in underserved communities, the university announced Tuesday.

“Through their work in the community, Pacific students are both applying what they learn and learning as they apply their education through service,” said Erin Rausch, director of the university’s Center for Community Involvement. “Through reaching out, students develop values of civic engagement and community responsibility.”

Students provided health care and legal services from the university’s three campuses. Here is how it broke down:... Read More

MLK Student Essay Contest

MLK Student Essay Contest

In conjunction with the 17th anniversary of the Sacramento Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration event, the MLK Committee is sponsoring a student essay contest with the winners to be announced prior to the celebration dinner on Saturday, January 31, 2015 at the Sheraton Hotel in downtown Sacramento.