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Avert your eyes. Hold your nose. We’re taking a look back at a wild and crazy year.
By CN&R Staff
This article was published on 12.27.01
These weren’t the biggest stories of the year, but they’re certainly worth remembering.
Reviewing some of the boneheaded events of 2001.
Our weekly profile of a community organization.
By Barbara Blythe
Ending a sour year on a positive note.
Our always-sharp readers let us know what they think.
Politics, prurience and apostasy from the good reverend.
By Iman Sven Rubinowitz
Music news and musings from a double-helixed columnist.
Political dish and commentary from the CN&R’s editor.
By Tom Gascoyne
“Original Bag Ladies” featured in multi-media show at Chico Art Center.
By John W. Young
The CN&R’s long-time film critic finds much to appreciate about the year’s movies—and also much to bemoan.
By Juan-Carlos Selznick
Local theater diversifies in 2001.
Some familiar material from Irving, though with fizz, in this paperback release.
By Stephanie Bird
By Devanie Angel
A walk down memory lane with a new Simon & Garfunkel boxed set.
The year 2001 in Chico music featured some great shows in new venues—though turnouts were still inexplicably slow.
By Chris Baldwin
Mr. Lucky offers a diverse evening of entertainment for New Year’s Eve.
A look back at campus music scene, classical music and dance, and some upcoming artists.
By Ernst Schoen-René
Reviewer Craig Blamer finds Jackson’s adaptation of Lord of the Rings impressive.
By Craig Blamer
The Chico nonprofit relies on government grants to keep program going.
rice subsides roll in; Chico Mall changes hands.
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