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The affairs of Sacramento run through one man—city manager Bob Thomas. Critics say it’s a one-way street.
By Cosmo Garvin
This article was published on 07.05.01
County banks on success of Proposition 36 plan; others are skeptical.
By Amy Yannello
Two results of recent stories.
By Cosmo Garvin, and Elizabeth Buckley
Sacramento city manager Bob Thomas operates like a chief executive officer. Get to know how he runs the city.
By Tom Walsh
Love, hate, or indifference—readers express their opinions—sometimes about each other.
By Joey Garcia
Confessions of a dot.com whore turned SN&R staffer.
By Jim Evans
Mikel Nalley is the co-owner of Beck and Nalley Used Books and Things, a bookstore that specializes in rare and out-of-print books.
By Margo Whitmire
Bites tells tales.
Thanks to our rich ag land and UC Davis, the Sacramento region stands near the epicenter of the biotech boom or bust.
Peter Lopez: The human race should trancend politics and political issues and adhere together as a democratic society.
By Peter S. Lopez
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 Jackson Griffith
Former Sacramentan John Jelks returns to town with a touring black-theatre ensemble.
You’ll love to hate Ellroy’s new sprawling mess of a crime novel.
Reviewed by Joe Martin
An event of note from the weekly calendar.
By Becca Costello
A brief review of a certain something that caught our attention.
Ronnie Montrose does a comeback.
By Peter Castles
Make sure you get your fill of the Music Circus before the air conditioning comes along.
For a comedy about little green men and pop-culture damage, try Resident Alien
The North area’s Thai Palms offers good food, but is overshadowed by such stellar area newcomers as Thai Palace.
By R.V. Scheide
Good eats at the venue of the week.
NorCal shoegazer band Black Rebel Motorcycle Club brings its magic to Old Ironsides.
A weekly mix of mini music reviews to whet your audio appetite.
By Bill Compton
By Eddie Jorgensen
A weekly selection from the ever-expanding music scene.
Cinema selection of the week.
By Mark Halverson
Warner Bros.’ new felines vs. canines comedy, modeled after Looney Tunes/Merrie Melodies shorts, is somewhat less substantial.
By Jim Lane
By Bob Grimm
State shuns renewable energy.
By Elizabeth McCarthy
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