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The promotion surrounding the franchise is a team sport. Everyone involved has an investment; too bad the readers and viewers aren’t benefiting.
By Jeff Kearns
This article was published on 05.01.03
Recall Gray Davis volunteer Donald LaCombe figures there’s nowhere to go but up.
By Amy Yannello
The separation of editorial and advertising is an ongoing ethical challenge for the media.
By Tom Walsh
Love, hate, or indifference—readers express their opinions—sometimes about each other.
By Joey Garcia
The sordid Peterson affair made a great regional crime story. But why is this front-page national news?
By Jackson Griffith
Thomas DeWinter’s art requires 14 chainsaws and a shower of sawdust.
By David A. Kulczyk
Team Bush comes to town, and critters get nervous.
When much-needed reform to workers’ compensation flounders or fails, look to our distinguished members of the bar for the blame.
By Jill Stewart
Measures taken in the name of improved security may be in opposition to the Privacy Act and the First Amendment.
“Politics as usual” impede the improvement of our urban centers.
By Craig DeLuz
Short Reviews of Current Plays.
Compiled By Jeff Hudson, and Patti Roberts
A quick look at notable exhibitions.
By Becca Costello
By Tim White
Local band Freight Train Riders of America stages another rendition of Holler Inside, an attempt to recreate the old Grand Ole Opry vibe.
Paul Hendrickson has written a complex and eloquent portrait of a people still on the road to racial reconciliation.
Reviewed by John Dicker
An event of note from the weekly calendar.
More fun about the end of the world.
By Kel Munger
Jackie Greene’s monthly songwriter’s showcase at Marilyn’s turns up a few surprises.
It’s worth a drive to Nevada City to see Bad Axe, a gripping play about life in the American West.
By Jeff Hudson
Sacramento Theatre Company’s Seven Ages of Man plays like a Stars on 45 version of William Shakespeare’s greatest hits.
By Patti Roberts
The Sacramento Kings are a star act, but their food is strictly Cleveland Cavaliers material.
By Liz Kellar
Sacramento farmers’ markets may have much to offer, but the one in San Francisco’s Ferry Plaza is a true foodie’s delight.
Illustration By Dan Flynn
Jazz singer Mose Allison, one of the true originals in American music, comes to town for a two-night engagement.
By Mindy Giles
Most of the late, lamented Sweet Vine has matured into Looking Star, a soulful combo with a promising future.
By Christian Kiefer
Jenifer Jackson’s So High is one of those records you might pass right by. Don’t.
A fine live set from witty singer-songwriter Todd Snider.
By Eddie Jorgensen
New Madge album, yadda yadda, the reviewer kinda likes it. What time’s lunch?
By Paul Morrison
A weekly selection from the ever-expanding music scene.
Nowhere in Africa is an adult love story gored and shaped by the strains of forced emigration.
By Mark Halverson
By Jim Lane
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