Welcome to the Sacramento News & Review Archives
SN&R Live Updates
SN&R talks to local women about their abortions to find out who may be affected by recent changes in reproductive-rights legislation.
By Chrisanne Beckner
This article was published on 01.29.04
Paratransit drivers threaten a walkout over wage inequities.
By Amy Yannello
Senator’s GOP rival questions campaign financing.
By Jeff Kearns
SN&R’s ongoing progress report on the governator’s campaign promises. This week: education.
By John McCormack
Multifaceted concepts like abortion too often are reduced to simple black and white.
By Jackson Griffith
Love, hate, or indifference—readers express their opinions—sometimes about each other.
By Joey Garcia
James Therriault’s style makes him one of table tennis’s more entertaining players to watch.
By Sarah Sol
Bites ruminates on parrot heads, Darwin’s big day and the fact—believe this!—that Dennis Miller is nonpartisan.
At long last, corrections may get some needed corrections.
Cal Grants for Kids would offer choices to students in bad districts.
By Ray Haynes
Short Reviews of Current Plays.
Compiled By Jeff Hudson, and Patti Roberts
A three-artist show at Solomon Dubnick Gallery, up for a couple more days, exemplifies clear artistic vision.
By Tim White
American Idol is back for a third season, and once the Fox series’ beginning freak-show section ends, what is left reveals a hidden agenda.
Anne Tyler’s The Amateur Marriage concerns the illusions of everyday drama.
Reviewed by John Freeman
An event of note from the weekly calendar.
By Becca Costello
The Persistence of Vision, Sacramento poet Jane Blue’s second published collection, lives up to the promise of its title with sparkling detail.
Reviewed by Kel Munger
A Web site about how stuff works titled “How Stuff Works.”
By Kel Munger
A poem by Muriel Marvin of Placerville.
By Muriel Marvin
Through May 15, the Golden State Museum is offering an exhibit depicting an underreported side of 1960s activist group the Black Panther Party.
Two for the Seesaw delivers a timeless love story in a dated, 1950s package.
By Jeff Hudson
Walls, a historical drama about the creation of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, is especially poignant during the current war in Iraq.
By Patti Roberts
Brew your own beer or drink someone else’s at Brew It Up!
By Lark Park
Good eats at the venue of the week.
By Dan Flynn
Popular venue True Love Coffeehouse celebrates three years in Midtown this weekend with Ghetto Moments.
Bay Area cover band Super Diamond brings Brother Love’s Traveling Salvation Show to Harlow’s.
By Christian Kiefer
A promising new local label debuts with a fine collection of electronic music.
Local fokie William Mylar breaks form on this good-time album.
Deathray makes a rare appearance at Old Ironsides on Saturday, with Safari and Dana Gumbiner opening.
Cinema selection of the week.
By Mark Halverson
The new time-travel pic The Butterfly Effect isn’t really about chaos theory, but it’s an intriguing puzzle nonetheless.
By Jim Lane
Thank you for visiting the Sacramento News & Review.