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HealthCorps positions open to youth and older

HealthCorps positions open to youth and older

One of America’s leading advocates in providing health education, HealthCorps, is currently searching for new coordinators in the Sacramento area. These coordinators would be in charge of leading school and community based programs designed to heighten physical, mental, and emotional health. HealthCorps employees are keen on spreading lessons in fitness and tailoring the next generation for long, healthy lives.

HealthCorps coordinators should be passionate about health and be able to lead and participate in community outreach programs. Image courtesy of HealthCorps.org.

Founded in 2003 by renowned heart surgeon, author, and talk show host Mehmet Oz, HealthCorps has launched a huge number of health education programs throughout America. As stated on HealthCorps.org, their mission is to “implement an innovative in-school model that inspires teens to make healthier choices for themselves and their families.”

Sacramento City Council Read Their Email! Speak Up About McKinley Village!

Sacramento City Council Read Their Email! Speak Up About McKinley Village!

Call, email or write each member. The McKinley Village vote is scheduled for April 29th. We need the council members to understand how seriously this project will affect our quality of life and stress our infrastructure.

Vice Mayor Jay Schenirer
915 I Street, 5th Floor
Sacramento, CA 95814

Office: (916) 808-7005
Email:  jschenirer@cityofsacramento.org

Councilmember Angelique Ashby

915 I Street, 5th Floor, Sacramento, CA 95814
916-808-7001 – FAX 916-808-8406
aashby@cityofsacramento.org

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Council Member Cohn Calls for April 21st Forum on McKinley Village

Council Member Cohn Calls for April 21st Forum on McKinley Village

 

We are grateful for the meeting. It’s so important that Council Member Cohn votes NO on this project. We need to communicate how important it is for this community to NOT have a project fraught with so many problems.

April 2, 2014

 

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East Sacramento Neighborhood Seeks the Truth

East Sacramento Neighborhood Seeks the Truth

Councilman Cohn needs to stop saying that the Alhambra vehicle tunnel is still being considered, and why last week’s meeting with neighborhood leaders to discuss and rank the Alhambra vehicle tunnel alternatives was completely unproductive. Our position needs to be that we oppose this project. This information is directly out of the Final EIR (reasons why Alhambra is not being considered for a vehicle tunnel):

“A new railroad bridge structure/roadway underpass at the northern terminus of Alhambra Boulevard was considered and was determined to be infeasible and not preferred compared to 40th Street, for a number of reasons. These were documented in the Draft EIR (Chapter 2-Project Description, Site Access Overview, page 2-46) and also summarized below:... Read More

Area Wedding Pros to be Honored at Gala Prom Night

Area Wedding Pros to be Honored at Gala Prom Night

The Sacramento Wedding Industry's answer to those Hollywood awards show is the Association for Wedding Professionals, Int'l. 14th annual Gala, April 1, 2014, 6:00-9:00 p.m. The theme this year is Back to the 80s Prom Night and is at the Tsakapoulos Library Galleria (Sacramento's most popular prom venue).

This righteous evening is where the cool kids of AfWPi are recognized - the members who worked hard in 2013 to make the wedding industry and the association, like, totally rad! 

PG&E empowers youth through employment

PG&E empowers youth through employment

Applications can be turned in at the Raley Teen Center in Downtown or the Teichert Branch in South Sacramento.

This summer, many students in the Sacramento area will be taking advantage of a wonderful opportunity sponsored by PG&E and the Boys and Girls Club of Greater Sacramento. The PG&E Summer Jobs Program is back for a second time to teach Sacramento’s youth skills in job readiness and employ 55 of them over the course of 6 weeks.