Issue: July 01, 2010

The biggest mortgage scam Chico ever saw

The story is fit for a movie and involves a well-known local builder, $21 million, a couple fleeing the country and a mixed-martial-arts cage fighter. You have to read it to believe it.

In other news: The Chico PD helps the homeless find home; a Fourth of July recipe-fest; and Arts DEVO announces the Chico Performances fall lineup.