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FRIDAY, DEC. 9 TEEN LGBTQ+ ALLIES GROUP – Teen member of the LGBTQ+ community? The library is your safe space! Join us for snacks, talking, movies, crafts and more. Teen allies welcome. Open to ages 12-19. Dec. 9 from 4

Featuring some of the animals and critters at NatureFest 2016

By Monica Stark editor@valcomnews.com Promoting science and nature education and outdoor recreation NatureFest, Effie Yeaw’s largest family event of the year, held on Sunday, Oct. 9, enabled visitors to learn more about local organizations that support the community. Live animal

Happy 100th birthday to Angela Bales

Angela Bales celebrated her 100th birthday on September 9th at Eskaton Village Carmichael where she has lived for the last 10 years. Her friends and family threw her an intimate party where she was gifted dozens of cards. Angela received

Volunteers needed to help Carmichael nonprofit during United Way’s Week of Caring

Volunteers are needed on Oct. 7 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. to help grade and lay mulch around garden beds at Atkinson Family Services in Carmichael, as part of United Way’s Week of Caring where more than 1,500 local residents will

4th of July celebrated in Carmichael with huge parade, fireworks show

By Monica Stark editor@valcomnews.com The Fourth of July Celebration in Carmichael is a family friendly celebration, and brings about a sense of community and nostalgia for residents and visitors. There were no problems or incidents to report. Organized by the

Women’s History Month to be celebrated on Sunday in Carmichael

By Monica Stark “Working to form a more perfect union: Honoring women in public service and government” In a multifaceted celebration of Women’s History Month in Carmichael, on Sunday, eight women artists will display their work, spoken word performers will

Sathre Jewelers built strong legacy in Carmichael

Editor’s Note: This is part two of a two-part series about the Sathre family and their former Carmichael business, Sathre Jewelers. Among the early post World War II businesses of Carmichael was Sathre Jewelers, which debuted as Sathre’s Watch Shop

Shades of Carmichael: A return of the Parade of Art Umbrellas comes to Carmichael Park

The Parade of Art Umbrellas in Carmichael Park returns! A very popular fundraiser event that benefits the Sacramento Fine Arts Center and Carmichael Recreation and Park District will take place in Carmichael Park from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Can

Mangers to Chair Sacramento Region Community Foundation Board

Former president of the California Cable and Telecommunications Association and former state Assemblyman Dennis Mangers has accepted the chairmanship of the Sacramento Region Community Foundation Board of Trustees, succeeding Henry Wirz. The Sacramento Region Community Foundation, which manages $120 million

Sathre Jewelers founders came to Carmichael in 1947

Editor’s Note: This is part one of a two-part series about the Sathre family and their former Carmichael business, Sathre Jewelers. For many longtime, local residents, the death of Mary Victoria Sathre at the age of 89 on Feb. 26,