Sacramento, California - The State Board of Education (SBE) is currently seeking applications for appointments to serve on the Child Nutrition Advisory Council (CNAC).

Fresno, California - A Reno, Nevada, man was sentenced Monday to eight years and one month in prison for traveling to Fresno to engage in illicit sexual conduct with a 14-year-old girl he originally met on line.

Sacramento, California - Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. and First Lady Anne Gust Brown will host the 83rd Annual Capitol Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony on Tuesday, December 2nd in the Capitol Building Rotunda.

Sacramento, California - A partnership between California state employees and the Sacramento Food Bank has helped produce a record number of turkey donations. The food bank accepted more than 9,300 turkeys for needy families in the 2014 Turkey Drop, with 1,760 of them–more than 26,000 pounds (13 tons!)–provided by state employees.

Sacramento, California - Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today announced the following appointments.

San Diego, California - Bioengineers at the University of California, San Diego have discovered that mouse embryos are contemplating their cellular fates in the earliest stages after fertilization when the embryo has only two to four cells, a discovery that could upend the scientific consensus about when embryonic cells begin differentiating into cell types.