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How is it that The Palms—a wood barn in Davis with no air conditioning, no food, no mixed drinks, and no comfortable seats—could become so nationally known and loved?
By Mindy Giles
This article was published on 08.22.02
Donna Humphries, who recently moved to Sacramento, was a victim of a rising number of rogue moving companies.
By Sushma Subramanian
Tobacco industry makes gains even amid major tax hike on cigarettes.
By Elizabeth McCarthy
By Tom Walsh
Love, hate, or indifference—readers express their opinions—sometimes about each other.
By Joey Garcia
Are cable broadcasters making the world scarier than it actually is?
By John Powers
The man behind the success of Nationwide Meats, purveyor of the best burger in town.
By Jackson Griffith
Taxing taxpayers and marching marchers.
Are we too stupid to learn from the past?
Many schools are without school nurses because of funding cuts made necessary by Proposition 13.
By Nancy Spradling
Short Reviews of Current Plays.
Compiled By Jeff Hudson, and Patti Roberts
A quick look at notable exhibitions.
While camping in the eastern Sierras, our writer discovers a grove of aspens with strange carvings on the trees’ trunks.
By Emma Nicholas
Why you absolutely must read Jonathan Safran Foer’s Everything is Illuminated.
Reviewed by Kerry Jackson
An event of note from the weekly calendar.
By Becca Costello
A Web site that’s all things Ultraman? Great idea.
Something about poetry.
Jack’ Gallagher’s fine one-man show Just the Guy returns for a B Street engagement.
By Jeff Hudson
A visit to the revamped Celestin’s costs a lot less than a plane ticket to the Caribbean, and it will make you happy.
By Liz Kellar
An Austrian bakery in Davis offers unpronounceable but mouth-watering delicacies.
By Dan Flynn
Las Pesadillas, a fine local act that aren’t afraid to walk the creepy side, releases their second CD.
By Keith Lowell Jensen
Sacramento’s jazz scene lies just under the radar, seething away quietly.
By Christian Kiefer
One line summary.
Singer-songwriter from Davis, kinda OK record.
Meet the new Boss, same as the old Boss.
By Dave Webb
A weekly selection from the ever-expanding music scene.
Cinema selection of the week.
By Jim Lane
A look at filmmaker Robert Evans — master at self-promotion and self-destruction.
By Mark Halverson
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