By Laura Braden Quigley I first encountered Cassandra Pye at a communications event where she was a featured panelist. I couldn't tell you where or who hosted - it was her words that stuck with me for weeks after. Her perspective was so refreshing and honest, and she has since become one of my favorite…

March is Women's History Month. A project of the Library of Congress, National Archives and Records Administration, National Endowment for the Humanities, National Gallery of Art, National Park Service, Smithsonian Institution and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, it's designed to "pay tribute to the generations of women whose commitment to nature and the planet have proved invaluable to…

By guest blogger: Angela Rosas (Founder & CEO of Chicas Latinas de Sacramento and Director of  Mercury Public Affairs) (@angelarunsamuck) While many of my friends and colleagues spent Saturday participating in The Women’s March, I went to yoga. I had no interest in marching, yet struggled with this feeling because I should have. I too…

By Laine Himmelmann Calling all foodies, it’s time to put your New Year’s resolutions aside to enjoy Sacramento’s best January event  “Dine Downtown Week”  - a 10 day opportunity to taste and (affordably) experience the best of Downtown Sacramento’s dining scene. This year, 32 restaurants will be participating in the event which includes offering up…