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Ask A Sacramento Expert: After-School Activity Ideas

There are many free or low-cost activities for after-school time, including yo-yo lessons, homework help and fun games and crafts. Colleen Hendon of Learning Express says it is not necessary to have expensive or complex ingredients to get kids to stretch their creative muscles.

01/30/2015

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Best Places For Waxing In Sacramento

Keep your skin smooth and hair-free with help from these waxing salons in Sacramento.

01/27/2015

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Best Art Walks In Sacramento

Those boots were made for walking, and that is just what they can do at these year-round art walk activities in Sacramento.

01/26/2015

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Best Spring 2015 Races In Sacramento

Choose your race and enjoy your time on the course this spring in Sacramento.

01/24/2015

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Best Kids’ Martial Arts Classes In Sacramento

Get your child involved in martial arts at these great classes in Sacramento.

01/23/2015

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Best Country Bars In Sacramento

Sacramento has some great country bars for those of you looking for just that. On the following list, you’ll find one or two of the usual suspects, as well a new place or two to balance things out.

01/22/2015

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Best Mussels In Sacramento

Shout out to all of you bivalve babes and mussel men – you will definitely want to check out these Sacramento restaurants for exceptional dishes starring the tasty little mollusk.

01/21/2015

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Best Cocktail Happy Hours In Sacramento

Enjoy a great drink at a great price at these Sacramento happy hours.

01/15/2015

The restaurant is in a 150-year-old building known as the Old Tavern Building.  It was housed a popular bordello in the 1800’s.  Hauck says people report seeing the ghost of woman in old-fashioned clothing in the bar area.  She is thought to be the spirit of a prostitute named “Mary” who was killed by a client in the 1890s. Biba Restaurant is located at 2801 Capital Avenue in Sacramento. (credit: bibarestaurant.com)

Best Lasagna In Sacramento

Where in our area can you find quality Italian cuisine that includes lasagna? There are many Italian eateries, and depending on the needs of your taste buds, many different styles to explore. To find a great lasagna though, check this list.

01/14/2015

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Best Places For A Manicure In Sacramento

Whether you are a nail aficionado or don’t know an orange stick from a hole in the ground, these Sacramento shops will keep your hands in tip-top condition.

01/13/2015

The "Stone of Hope" sculpture of Martin Luther King by Chinese artist Lei Yixin is open to the public on August 22, 2011 at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial in Washington, DC. The memorial is the first on the National Mall to honor an African-American and the first to honor a person who did not serve as president.      (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Best Martin Luther King Day Celebrations in Sacramento

Sacramentans can honor and celebrate the contributions of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with music, marching and community service at these 2015 events.

01/12/2015

The "Stone of Hope" sculpture of Martin Luther King by Chinese artist Lei Yixin is open to the public on August 22, 2011 at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial in Washington, DC. The memorial is the first on the National Mall to honor an African-American and the first to honor a person who did not serve as president.      (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Best Martin Luther King Day Getaways Near Sacramento

Martin Luther King Day is a national holiday. The three-day weekend means that many people will be on the roads, getting out of town. There are choices that range from right next door to a bit further away. Take your time, plan well and book now for your long weekend.

01/10/2015

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