The head of the Sacramento police union said Tuesday he was upset with comments made Monday night by Mayor Kevin Johnson after a Missouri grand jury decided to not indict Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown.
An “angel” whose massage helps a veteran suffering from Parkinson’s disease relax. Technology that helps a bright young woman with cerebral palsy speak. A greenhouse to help those with serious mental illness learn new job skills.
After almost 25 years together, the Classy Tappers – a Sacramento tap-dancing troupe of retirement-age women – are disbanding. Theirs was a generation raised on the wholesome showiness of Shirley Temple and her on-screen tap routines, which may account for the popularity of seniors’ tap-dancing classes throughout the Sacramento region. And, while the Classy Tappers are splitting up, most of the women will continue dancing – they can’t imagine life without it.