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‘Food for beauty’: currency of goodwill

Donations of canned foods don’t usually yield tangible returns, but City College’s cosmetology department held its fall semester canned food drive, inviting students, staff and community to donate canned foods in return for a free haircut or manicure. A multimedia … Continue reading

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’80s Reunion concert brings back friends from the past

In the ‘80s, they were called “kings of the local scene,” but Saturday night, five bands with Sacramento roots, performed a dedication show at Harlow’s for family, friends and fans who have been loyal listeners for some 20 years. Harlow’s … Continue reading

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Art of Toys gallery is geared at the kid in every adult

Not all kids have to tell their friends they can’t play with their mothers’ toys. For Terri Rehg, the gallery owner of Art of Toys in downtown Sacramento, that was exactly the case when her daughter was growing up. “She … Continue reading

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Custom Toms: A mode of expression for local artist

What began as a favor to a friend became a breakthrough for local artist Kimberly Webster. Her friend had purchased a pair of Toms shoes and asked Webster to design a camellia flower as an homage to her name, Cammy. … Continue reading

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Fourth annual Midtown Cocktail Week

For Sacramentans who have ever pondered the mystery of what makes a cocktail special and want to sample new, classic, exotic and experimental cocktails, then they will have the opportunity beginning Monday. Midtown Cocktail Week is coming back to Sacramento … Continue reading

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Man on the street: Is Sacramento a place to live or leave?

Sacramento has been listed in Time Magazine as one of most diverse cities in America. The city is also known for its trees and for being an hour away from everything including mountains, the ocean, and other major cities. The … Continue reading

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Sacramento Zoo’s 10th annual King of Feasts

If you’re a fan of Hula-Hoops and a variety of local food, wine and beer, then the Sacramento Zoo’s 10th annual King of Feasts Wine and Food Luau – which will be held Saturday at the zoo – is for … Continue reading

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