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The congresswoman — and UC Davis alumna — details her hardships and triumphs in a new memoir.

Some old favorites and new competitors for your weekend morning/afternoon delights.

Design editor Michelle Adams puts down Midwest roots by creating the seaside home of her dreams—minus the water.

Make the ice in your cooler last longer by adding salt to reduce the freezing point and using several other simple techniques!

Christina Laster made a special trip from Southern California up to the State Capitol Wednesday
The grandmother of a seven-year-old charter school student said she came to Sacramento to make sure Gov. Gavin Newsom knows she – and tens of thousands of Black parents and guardians like her across the state – are opposed AB 1505, a controversial charter school bill the Senate Education Committee is expected to debate July 10.
Shown left to right are Simeon Gant, Rev. Jonathan Moseley of NAN…

You are unique, irreplaceable and beyond price. You also have some unhealthy habits of thinking that want to rob you and everyone one around you of your natural gifts. Are you ready to discover which thoughts support you in the creation of your best life and which thoughts want to sabotage your efforts? Are you ready to stand up and become your best self?

(BPT) - Getting promoted into a leadership position or taking on a management role can be extremely exciting and anxiety-provoking. You want to do a great job and be as prepared as possible for the new position. The unfortunate truth is, many new leaders or first-time managers run into challenges almost immediately. That’s because in...

Companies can gain a competitive recruiting edge by staying in touch every step of the way, a strategy talent acquisition experts are calling "conversational recruiting."

All ages, free and open to the public on R St. Get ready for one of Sac's best street fairs.

The SCNA board voted at its April meeting to support the city’s plan to construct a temporary homeless shelter at the proposed Broadway/X Street location. Recognizing that this position has thoughtful supporters and detractors, we present answers to some reasonable questions about this vote and the neighborhood association’s consideration of the difficult and competing issues …

Adoption is like working a puzzle. You can’t see the picture in the beginning. It comes together piece by piece
For me, the picture started forming when I was a child. I told my parents that when I grew up, I wanted to help other children. It came from my grandmother. She didn’t have much, but she was always giving things to people who had even less.
When I married my wife, Victoria, she had one lovely daughter, Virginia. We knew we wanted…

Are White-tail spiders really as dangerous as we've been told? Let's put the evidence to the test.

Stocks edge up for the second week straight as trade war talk is muted and investors gear up for this week’s Fed meeting.

The actress, producer and entrepreneur shares what she's learned about failure and figuring out where you thrive.

Sip, nibble, shop, and chat with neighbors and fellow Sacramentans at Curtis Park’s favorite fundraising event of the year! The Curtis Park Wine Tasting & Silent Auction returns to the Sierra 2 Center, Saturday, Oct. 12 from 4 -7 p.m. Last year the event hosted more than 20 restaurants, 26 wineries, and 13 breweries. Guests …

Pairing a particular wine with a television show is a novel concept. After sampling Downton Abbey wines, I can see myself binge watching the series while...

Watch UC Davis's GSM Commencement on Livestream.com. The commencement ceremony for the UC Davis Graduate School of Management, at the Robert & Margrit Mondavi Center on the UC Davis campus

An open letter to the man who raised me, even though it wasn't his job. Thank you, Dad.

Watch UC Davis's Engineering Commencement on Livestream.com. The commencement ceremony for the UC Davis College of Engineering, at the ARC Pavilion on the UC Davis campus.

Learn three keys to successful interdepartmental communication.

Daily Lift podcasts are short takes on inspiring ideas to enrich your day and share with friends.

As entrepreneurs thinking about selling, you and your partners must be crystal clear about why you want to do that.

All ages, free and open to the public! R St. get ready for one of Sac's best street fairs.

It’s a day filled with regalia, beaming smiles and fond memories to last a lifetime. Congratulations on making it to UC Davis commencement. Just like your friends and family, we are looking forward to celebrating this wonderful occasion with you. We also want to make sure you’re ready to go and you don’t miss a thing. The commencement ceremony is just that, a ceremony, an end-of-quarter…

The NBA has positioned itself for global dominance, and there is no reason you cannot steal a page from their book.

Most marketing leaders say their team does not take enough creative risks, according to recent research from The Creative Group. Check out the findings.

We don't waffle when it comes to waffles. To us, they're the quintessential breakfast comfort food. But lately, we've also been savoring them for dessert, thanks to a crave-worthy...

Chances are, you've got members of "the most anxious generation" working for you. What can you do to help?

There’s a global movement afoot. So says IREM® President Don Wilkerson, CPM, in his latest column for NREI. It’s a movement toward legislating the need for professionals in property management. We’re seeing it in such far-flung places as Japan and, most recently, Serbia.

The first free concert in the Music in the Park summer series at William Curtis Park will be from 6 to 8 p.m. June 30, featuring the Afro-Latin funk sounds of Sang Matiz. The band has enlivened audiences for more than eight years with original compositions and covers that fuse high-energy World and Afro-Latin beats …

Each year, Pinterest releases a list of the coming year’s top emerging home style trends. We’ve picked our five favorite.

Mental health issues are a leading cause of worker absence and disability. How benefits providers and disability carriers are addressing this trend.

Listen to Alex from NYC, who took the Dale Carnegie Course and how he built his communication skills to become a more powerful communicator! Learn how you ca...

Live event streaming is available for select events at Lake Junaluska Conference and Retreat Center.