A local concert promoter is collecting used iPods for nursing homes and senior facilities, part of the Music & Memory program that helps dementia and Alzheimer’s patients reconnect with their past by listening to favorite tunes.
Liverpool FC claims a worldwide following of 580 million, which gets them on the short list of the most popular sports clubs in the world. Club ambassador Gary McAlister, a Scot who is a legend of English football – runs into fans just about everywhere.
California Gov. Jerry Brown on Friday signed a measure requiring anyone who manufactures or assembles a firearm to first apply for a unique serial number or other marking from the state Department of Justice.
The time limit on food stamp benefits treflects our conflicted feelings about public assistance. We want to make sure our neighbors aren’t starving and to help families stay off the streets. But we also don’t want able-bodied – especially single men – to lounge around on the dole.
Sacramento Bee senior photographer Manny Crisostomo found motivation through his new camera - a Leica Monochrome digital rangefinder camera with a black and white sensor - and headed for the California State Fair the day before it opened. Once there, he was inspired by the characters he found who personified the fair. He captured portraits throughout the fair of workers, performers, fair-goers and animals. We think they are pretty special, too. Enjoy!
Manny CrisostomoThe Sacramento Bee
Portraits of character from the California State Fair
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