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The effort to move the homeless from the soon-to-be-developed Richards Boulevard area has activists complaining that police are serving the city’s economic agenda.
By Cosmo Garvin
This article was published on 04.03.03
Veteran Catherine Morris speaks out against the war her son Jesse supports and may end up fighting.
By Chrisanne Beckner
Forging the Sacramento River with the last of the independent riverboat pilots.
By Don Lipper
In this issue, the 2003 Sammies winners.
By Jackson Griffith
Love, hate, or indifference—readers express their opinions—sometimes about each other.
By Joey Garcia
Teacher and lawyer George Shirley is documenting the fall of Sacramento High School for posterity.
The Sacramento Bee takes its knocks. So do GOP assemblymen and freedom toasters.
As reading-test scores improve, members of the Latino Caucus duck under their desks, and a state education official ducks questions.
By Jill Stewart
Let’s paint the town red! No, really.
We must stop perpetuating begging as a way of life.
By Juniper Rogers
Short Reviews of Current Plays.
Compiled By Jeff Hudson, and Patti Roberts
This year’s Sammies winners: Feel the love, baby.
Sociologist Todd Gitlin provides a half-interesting answer to why we watch so much TV.
Reviewed by Cornel Bonca
An event of note from the weekly calendar.
By Becca Costello
By Tim White
Special wartime edition: Iraq Body Count, a Web site that counts the collateral damage in America’s war on Iraq.
Special wartime edition: A thumbnail on why we’re fighting a war in Iraq.
Special wartime edition: Russian intel reports on the Iraq war. News you won’t see on Fox.
Special wartime edition: Donald Rumsfeld’s secret tryst with Saddam Hussein revealed!
If you love Six Women With Brain Death, Jackie Schultz has a new play for you: A…My Name Will Always Be Alice.
By Patti Roberts
River Stage, under Frank Condon, brings a pair of timely Bertolt Brecht pieces to the theater.
By Jeff Hudson
Downtown’s Gaesorn is another solid option for the Thai-minded diner.
By Liz Kellar
Vino Piazza in Lockeford (east of Lodi) is a must-see destination for the area wine lover.
By Dan Flynn
New Orleans bluesman Walter “Wolfman” Washington brings his funky horn band to town Sunday.
By Mindy Giles
Local singer-songwriter Dre rides the fine line between message and soapbox.
By Christian Kiefer
A weekly selection from the ever-expanding music scene.
Cinema selection of the week.
By Mark Halverson
Stone Reader illuminates the universe of the writer.
By Jim Lane
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