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Summer is a mixed blessing…
By Steven T. Jones
This article was published on 05.17.01
An ode to family camping.
A look at the best river movies of all time.
By Jim Lane
Christine eats and drinks her way up and down Sacramento’s rivers.
By Christine Brownell
Why we love—and love to love—the rivers.
By Richard Ehisen
Tango By The River is hot.
By Becca Costello
Jackson drifts down the American River.
By Jackson Griffith
R.V. Scheide, the Amateur Nudist.
By R.V. Scheide
Russian River: fun locals, beautiful scenery.
By Amy Yannello
Why it’s so difficult to fire bad teachers.
Numbers don’t add up; officer retention still low.
By Tom Walsh
Love, hate, or indifference—readers express their opinions—sometimes about each other.
By Joey Garcia
Why summer sucks?
The busking PhD on the corner.
Bites uncovers Reagan’s supernatural plot to rule the country.
We need to reprioritize our support for public transit. Conflicting land-use strategies continue to make citizens apathetic to supporting mass transit.
By Kristina Egan
Short Reviews of Current Plays.
Compiled By Jeff Hudson, and Matthew Burlingame-Couk
Spotlight on the local stage.
By Jeff Hudson
A quick look at notable exhibitions.
By Tim White
Our writer ventures into the Manson Family desert hideout, hoping to put old demons to rest.
An event of note from the weekly calendar.
Sometimes nothing can beat the feel of a book in your hand. Read our mini reviews of books to enjoy or avoid.
Reviewed by Jackson Griffith
Actors riffing on TV talk-show mutants? Too bad the real thing is weirder.
Nostalgic for wartime swing and bad jokes? Try Garbeau’s Swing Canteen
By Matthew Burlingame-Couk
It’s tight quarters in The Diary of Anne Frank
A four-star upscale but down-home restaurant in Roseville.
By Jason Dezember
Good eats at the venue of the week.
Aaron King and the Imperials walk the fine line between blues and jazz.
A weekly mix of mini music reviews to whet your audio appetite.
By Paul Morrison
A weekly selection from the ever-expanding music scene.
Cinema selection of the week.
Filmmaker Christopher Nolan forces us to cross the line between voyeurism and burglary.
By Mark Halverson
Mark Herzig wants to make his films here in Sacramento.
QFs threaten to worsen energy crisis.
By Cosmo Garvin
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