Kudos to: Maegan Betz and Emily Watson, Irish dancers
Accomplishment: They will be representing the region and California at the Irish Dance World Championships in Boston.
Details: Betz, 13, of Roseville, and Watson, 11, of Folsom, are students at the O'Sullivan Academy of Irish Dance in Roseville. Betz has qualified for the championships for the past four years.
Kudos to: Recipients of Regional Transit's annual awards
Accomplishment: The TransitAction Awards recognize efforts that had a significant positive impact on Sacramento regional transit.
Details: The winners: McClellan Park, business category; Capitol Area Development Authority, organization category; Seventh and H Street Apartments, transit-oriented development category; Sacramento Councilwoman Bonnie Pannell, elected official category; Barbara Stanton, individual/advocate category.
Kudos to: Jesuit High School Chamber Choir
Accomplishment: Invited to sing at Carnegie Hall
Details: Under the direction of Alejandro Baez, students qualify for the choir after a vocal audition and must maintain a grade-point average of at least 3.0. They will perform March 25 at Carnegie Hall.
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