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Kids are growing up too fast

Brandon Gonzales, 12, has been using a cell phone since he was 10. Almost all of his friends have cell phones, too. His mom, Elizabeth Gonzales, likes knowing that he can call home at any time.
Renee C. Byer October 26, 2015

Brandon Gonzales, 12, has been using a cell phone since he was 10. Almost all of his friends have cell phones, too. His mom, Elizabeth Gonzales, likes knowing that he can call home at any time. "It...

Students uninformed about campus evacuation plans

Fire burns near road signage near Uncle Tom's Cabin in El Dorado County, Calif., on Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014. The King fire has burned more than 70,000 acres. (Randall Benton/Sacramento Bee/MCT)
Randall Benton- McClatchy Tribun September 24, 2014

On Sept. 11, the smell of smoke and fire penetrated the air behind the University Union. All that could be made out amongst the cloudy light grey sky were tiny lights of three fire trucks racing to quickly...

Ethnic study courses inspire students to open their minds

Ethnic study courses inspire students to open their minds
McClatchy Tribune May 14, 2014

In a state where Latinos make up the majority, one would think California’s educational system would reflect that. According to the California Department of Education, Latinos in 2012/2013 made up 52.7...

Immigration

Photo courtesy of McClatchy Tribune April 23, 2013

S.W.E.R (Student Working for Equal Rights) supporter, Cynthia Vizcardo, right, speaks with undocumented brothers, Francis and Jorge Tume, both students at Miami Dade College and Dreamers wanting to apply...

Election Day

LAURA A. ODA February 13, 2013

Gov. Jerry Brown, from left, talks to the media and thanks the supporters of Proposition 30 Trish Gorham, president of the Oakland Education Association, and Relena Ellis, executive board member of the...

Prop. 30 Passes, tuition refund on the way?

Gov. Jerry Brown pushed for the passage of Proposition 30 in order to save the California State University system and other schools throughout the state of California.
Courtesy of Randy Pench - McClatchy Tribune November 14, 2012

Sacramento State students will be spared a spring fee increase with the passage of Gov. Jerry Brown’s Proposition 30. About 54 percent of California voters voted to approve the ballot measure that would...

Kids using cell phones

Brandon Gonzales, 12, has been using a cell phone since he was 10. Almost all of his friends have cell phones, too. His mom, Elizabeth Gonzales, likes knowing that he can call home at any time.
McClatchy April 10, 2012

Brandon Gonzales, 12, has been using a cell phone since he was 10. Almost all of his friends have cell phones, too. His mom, Elizabeth Gonzales, likes knowing that he can call home at any time. "It gives...

Proposition 8 overturned – San Fransisco

Courtesy of McClatchy Tribune February 15, 2012

The LGBT community came out to celebrate after U.S. District Justice Vaughn Walker overturned California's same-sex marriage ban on August 4, 2010, known as Proposition 8, ruling it an unconstitutional...

Medicine is not a solution to all of our problems

medicating problems::McClatchy Tribune
Dante Frattini December 1, 2010

Dante Frattini Americans are stereotypically lazy, obese NASCAR fans. No matter how true that may be, health is still a major focus for millions of people in the United States. Gyms, nutrition stores and...

Real Halloween spooks and scary attractions

halloween1:Dyer Lane has been haunted since the 1930s when the Ku Klux Klan may have performed lynchings there. :Robert Linggi - State Hornet
Tzahuiztil Sanchez October 25, 2010

Real, Local Spooks Dyer Lane: Located off Watt Avenue and Tan Woods Road is the first haunted location, Dyer Lane. According to the Sacramento Press, Dyer Lane has been a place of horror since the 1930s...

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