The Bright Side: Manual of Style

On Oct. 12, 2020, hair-care brand R+Co came to the Federico Advanced academy in Sacramento to present R+Co Drive-In, a socially distanced drive-in and livestreamed educational hairstyling event.

Jan 19, 2021 Wes Davis

The Bright Side: A Spin on Tradition

Community members created decorative altars in the Marketplace 99 shopping center parking lot in Elk Grove for a family-friendly, socially distanced Día de los Muertos drive-thru display and contest Nov 1.

Dec 8, 2020 Karlos Rene Ayala

The Bright Side: Shelter From the Firestorm

Wag Hotels, a chain of companion-animal boarding facilities, decided to offer a free week of board for cats and dogs at its nine locations across Northern and Southern California in response to the LNU Lightning Complex fire that began in August. 

Nov 13, 2020 Ashley Hayes-Stone

The Bright Side: Down to Earth

Sacramento Edible Yards, a father-and-son organic-gardening business, helps people learn how to grow their own food at home.

Oct 22, 2020 Ashley Hayes-Stone

The Bright Side: Harvesting Community

A buyback program is helping microfarmers from the Southeast Asian community feed families and recoup their losses from a drop in sales. 

Oct 13, 2020 Hector Amezcua