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The State Department offers Special Immigrant Visas to Afghans who risked their lives translating and providing other services to U.S. and allied forces during the war on terror. Sacramento's ethnic diversity and mild climate have made it a magnet for these refugees, making California’s capital city home to 2,000 Afghans with these special visas. Their transition has been difficult. They’ve faced poverty and violence, and some long for their war-torn homeland. Jessica Koscielniak McClatchy

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UPDATED February 05, 2017 02:40 PM

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    The city of Sacramento has received new architectural drawings of a renovated Community Center Theater. Here's a look at what's planned at the L Street facility.