From Slick Willie Shaw dropping knowledge at Elk Grove elementary schools, to specialists at UC Davis examining a snoutless hero dog from the Philippines, here is a sampling of the week's best images on Patch.
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Citrus Heights: Kids enjoying everything that fall brings, including silly pumpkins.
Elk Grove: Slick Willie Shaw, a member of the Harlem Globetrotters basketball team, spoke to students at Isabelle Jackson and Irene B. West elementary schools Monday morning.
Rosemont: User Rick Sloan submitted this trippy photo.
Fair Oaks: Del Campo High School senior Cameron Purcell discusses voting in his first presidential election next month.
Roseville: The City of Roseville recently launched a program that will make metal theft more detectable.
Dixon: Viva Market is now open and offering a huge variety of produce, with a full bakery and a butcher-style meat counter.
Davis: Veterinary specialists at UC Davis examined 'hero dog' Kabang Thursday to determine what can be done to give her a better chance at a long and healthy life.