The Sacramento County Salvation Army is accepting applications for a free Christmas dinner. Applications will be accepted six days a week through Oct. 29.
To get a job in California, you often need a license. A report from a nonpartisan state oversight agency says such rules can make it tough for qualified people to get hired.
The unemployment rate in the four-county Sacramento area is back down after a slight increase in July. Meanwhile, California added more than 60-thousand jobs in August – a strong showing particularly when compared to the rest of the nation.