Now a staff programmer analyst for the State of California Department of Consumer Affairs, Travis Meadows spent most of his youth as a senior deckhand, working and supervising others, for his father’s fishing business in Alaska.
Dian Baker says that 80 percent of her research is grounded in STEM education, a significant fact given her recent participation in a groundbreaking study on how nurses can directly help limit incidents of hospital-acquired pneumonia.
Kim Newlin earned two master’s degrees to become a cardiovascular clinical nurse specialist and adult nurse practitioner. She opened a clinic offering after-care and prevention for heart failure patients and greatly improved their rate of re-admission.
Whether you are looking for antiques, flea market fixer-uppers or like-new Danish modern pieces and Eames chairs, these Sacramento businesses can help you get just want you want.
After a successful early career in sales and retail management, Sacramento’s Ron Klint decided it was time for a change.
Gina Roberson earned her master’s degree in criminal justice, and is currently the associate director at the Child Abuse Prevention Center in Sacramento.
What to do with the kids on a day off of school? A local expert weighs in.
There are numerous opportunities in the Sacramento area for learning, developing and practicing your drawing abilities.
The capital city rarely sees a snowflake, but local families are just a short drive away from peaks that are perfect for skiing. There is even the Burton Star Wars Experience, so your mini Jedi can use the force to get into snowboarding.
Finding just the right gift for that special guy in your life can be challenging, particularly since traditional Valentine’s Day goodies like candy hearts and flowers are not always his style. Think outside the big box and check out these Sacramento-area small businesses for cool gifts he will truly love.
With Valentine’s Day on its way, many people’s imaginations are filled with candy hearts, bouquets of roses and dreams of a perfect, romantic evening with someone special. These Sacramento-area events offer a wide range of great options for that February date night.
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.