Eleven elementary schools could be closed in Sacramento. Last-minute shopping could boost local economy. Sacramento artist featured in upcoming Crocker exhibit. Sean Bianco with operatic odes to romance.
Matt Laslo on what it was like at the State of the Union and we get reaction to the President's address from Congressmen Ami Bera (D) and Tom McClintock (R). Rick Kushman with wine advice for Valentine's Day. Miles Davis record gets showcase at JB's.
We get an update on efforts to keep the Sacramento Kings in town and why a seven percent share could make a big difference. Author and teacher Virginia Eubanks is in town. How do people choose religion or not? Book teaches skills to young people.
Reaction from parishioners in Sacramento to announcement. Should CEQA be changed to make it easier to do business in California? Assistance for local underwater homeowners. Hip Hop from Ghana. Words Take Wings features Newbury Honor author.
The gun debate continues in California's Capitol with stricter laws proposed; A look at California's existing gun laws that aren't enforced; The limitations of gun control laws for reducing gun violence; How "50 Shades" is changing romance writing.
UC Davis researcher gives us the latest on Curiosity's on-going mission; The story of a homeless man who got a new lease on life when a doctor decided to befriend him; Paula McLain's new book explores Hemingway's first marriage; Kent Teeters joins us
Working with T-cell boosting vaccines to help prevent or control HIV; Reaction to local issues in the news, including the latest on Sacramento's Kings; Billy Novick and E. Faye Butler talk about their work; Sacramento band performs this weekend
Nevada's Legislature is meeting this week and immigration and the economy on lawmakers' minds; Non-profit offers therapy for those coping with the stress of long-term illness; Environmental issues in California; Air Force band plays Presidents' Day
Dan Walters on gun control in California and how pensions play into the state budget; How the cancer charity is doing in the wake of Lance Armstrong's cheating admission; Fund-raising for fragile X syndrome; Turlock celebrates quarterback's success.