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Harness racing at Cal Expo is the ride of a lifetime. Just ask Rick and Luke Plano, the sport’s father and son competitors.
By Chrisanne Beckner
This article was published on 03.20.03
An embattled Bangladesh scholar finds a temporary haven at UC Davis.
By Megan Wong
With toxic mold on the rise, Sacramento has become the West Coast epicenter for mold-sniffing canines.
he horse-racing business is hard but thrilling work.
By Tom Walsh
Love, hate, or indifference—readers express their opinions—sometimes about each other.
By Joey Garcia
Burlesque comedienne Cherry Malone wields 20-pound feather fans in the name of historical preservation.
By Becca Costello
“Don’t believe everything you hear,” presidential hopeful John Kerry tells Bites.
The Republicans used a loophole in campaign-finance law, and boy are the Democrats mad about getting beat at their own game.
By Jill Stewart
Bush’s religious tone, whether or not he’s sincere, has strengthened his political base.
The co-op’s move to sell red meat places profits over integrity.
By Monica Engebretson
Short Reviews of Current Plays.
Compiled By Jeff Hudson, and Patti Roberts
A quick look at notable exhibitions.
By Tim White
Our writer tracks the elusive and generous Dave Eggers.
By Heidi Kriz
Despite flaws, Global Woman is worth a read.
Reviewed by Karlene Miller
An event of note from the weekly calendar.
A magazine for drunks? Hey, why not!
By Kel Munger
An ongoing Internet conversation about a missing Modesto woman.
By Jackson Griffith
Early British rock icon Ian Samwell, a local resident for the past decades who died last week, will be memorialized this Sunday at Folsom’s PowerHouse Pub.
By Mindy Giles
Stupid acrobat tricks and a contortionist Buddha highlight Circus Minimus.
By Jeff Hudson
El Michoacano, on Franklin Boulevard, may not be a destination restaurant, but the former taco trailer serves good food on the cheap.
By Liz Kellar
Hearty, locally raised food and an eclectic wine list make Gorman’s Fine Food and Provisions, in the town of Yolo, a destination for the intrepid diner.
Illustration By Dan Flynn
Sacramento hip-hop fusion combo Addict Merchants knows how to cook in its tiny kitchen practice space.
By Martin Woodside
Ricky & Del = Kai Kln unplugged.
By Christian Kiefer
DJ Shadow unearths an obscure late ‘60s-early ‘70s funk classic from San Antonio.
By Ned Hammad
Angry Caucasian rapper Sole’s Selling Live Water is a strikingly original CD.
A weekly selection from the ever-expanding music scene.
Cinema selection of the week.
By Jim Lane
Russian Ark takes us on a remarkable “living history” journey through 300 years of Russian history.
By Mark Halverson
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