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There were plenty of plans to improve the school, and expensive programs were in place. Then, reality set in.
By Chrisanne Beckner
This article was published on 02.06.03
Narrower streets and wider bike lanes and sidewalks should cut down on fatalities in Sacramento.
By Jessica Wakefield
Turning Sac High around is going to take collaboration and patience.
By Tom Walsh
Love, hate, or indifference—readers express their opinions—sometimes about each other.
By Joey Garcia
Freelance videographers see a lot of tragedy in their work: homicides, accidents and big flames.
A touring show has trouble finding advertising opportunities. Apparently, the word ‘penis’ isn’t always fit for print.
The governor stuck his neck out and vetoed the Vehicle License Fee.
By Jill Stewart
Despite his C’s, George W. Bush got into Yale. But the preference system that admitted him is not the one under attack.
We might have something to learn from the way sports complexes are named.
By Anne Da Vigo
Short Reviews of Current Plays.
Compiled By Jeff Hudson, and Patti Roberts
Two wacky Australians will show Sacramento what they’ve got “down under,” when Puppetry of the Penis comes to the Crest.
By Becca Costello
An event of note from the weekly calendar.
Ken Waterstreet paints flowers—huge, photo-realistic flowers, which are on display this month at Solomon Dubnick Gallery.
By Tim White
Two local events: one geared toward music-biz folk and another for aspiring teen songwriters.
Runaway Stage revives an old favorite, My Fair Lady—Lerner and Loewe’s musical take on George Bernard Shaw’s Pygmalion.
By Patti Roberts
By Jeff Hudson
Did Gidget open a barbecue joint on 15th Street? We doubt it, but check out Sandra Dee’s, which is the bee’s knees.
By Liz Kellar
You want serious old-school pie? Zelda’s, in Midtown, turns out Chicago-style, deep-dish pizzas, but be prepared to wait.
By Dan Flynn
“Hey! Hey! The blues is all right!” Yep, Little Milton’s back in town, at Big Mike’s Sunday blues barbecue.
By Mindy Giles
The music at Constable Jack’s Bass Looping Festival last weekend was closer to Windham Hill than to James Jamerson or Jerry Jemmott.
By Christian Kiefer
Star guitar master David Lindley, who comes to the Palms on Monday, released this fine disc on his own label.
By Jackson Griffith
The Sea and Cake’s newest joint rings with the perfection of superior industrial design.
Britney Spears’ formula + teen Russkie lesbians = t.A.T.u. = “Yabba dabba doo!”
Second Nature, a swell Europe-only release from Swiss electro trio the Young Gods, finally comes out in the United States.
By Eddie Jorgensen
A weekly selection from the ever-expanding music scene.
Cinema selection of the week.
By Jim Lane
Shanghai Knights suffers from a bad case of sequelitis.
By Mark Halverson
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