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He’s done his time, and then some. For inmates like Fred Nesbit, indeterminate sentencing in California means forever.
By R.V. Scheide
This article was published on 08.08.02
Sacramento’s first film school graduates its inaugural class.
By Don Lipper
Could Instant Runoff Voting save our democracy?
By Chrisanne Beckner
County sued for approving project with expired housing element.
By Cosmo Garvin
By Tom Walsh
Love, hate, or indifference—readers express their opinions—sometimes about each other.
By Joey Garcia
Valentin Kozhevnikov, a Russian art-dealer who sells beautiful hand-made nesting dolls and icons from his hometown.
Angelo, Simon, Gray and friends.
It’s important to alter your pets so they don’t produce offspring that become homeless and end up euthanized in animal shelters.
By Jill Kiesow
Short Reviews of Current Plays.
Compiled By Jeff Hudson, and Patti Roberts
MatrixArts shows some never-seen works by Darrell Forney this month.
By Jackson Griffith
Rod Swenson finds fame with “Bob the Dog.”
By David A. Kulczyk
An event of note from the weekly calendar.
By Becca Costello
NYU media professor Mark Crispin Miller’s The Bush Dyslexicon may be the best book yet about America’s first unelected president.
Reviewed by Jackson Griffith
Blues lyrics contain a treasure trove of information on the practice of hoodoo, or folk magic.
Thomas Mapfumo gets ’em dancing in Grass Valley.
By Eddie Jorgensen
California Stage’s production of Orphans, an intense play, contains some stellar performances.
By Patti Roberts
By Jeff Hudson
Joe Marty’s is a place for basic food and baseball memories.
By Liz Kellar
Eat ocean vegetables (seaweed) for their health qualities and great taste at Nishiki Sushi restaurant.
By Nula Barrett
Those Flaming Lips put out some strange stuff, but is it catching fire?
Smells like teen angst, plus barbershop quartet action.
By Christian Kiefer
A weekly mix of mini music reviews to whet your audio appetite.
Papa Roach, Vacaville’s finist, follows up the multiplatinum Infest with an album of cathartic nu-metal.
A weekly selection from the ever-expanding music scene.
Cinema selection of the week.
By Mark Halverson
By Jim Lane
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