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City officials are so eager to bring foot traffic to downtown that they are giving millions of dollars to a corporation that may drive two historic movie houses out of business in the process.
By Cosmo Garvin
This article was published on 03.25.04
Sexual-assault response teams are transforming the post-traumatic experience, but public education is still lagging.
By Amy Yannello
The movie industry’s art houses have survived for decades, but two local theaters could be in trouble soon.
By Tom Walsh
Love, hate, or indifference—readers express their opinions—sometimes about each other.
By Joey Garcia
From super rats to wildcats, towering oaks aren’t the only attractions in Sacramento County’s Tall Forest.
By Paul Ferrell
Melody Kho invites you to join her all-girl motorcycle club!
By Becca Costello
Bad blood, fairy shrimp and kung-fu politics.
Phony morality undermines the First Amendment.
A secular government is the only way to guarantee freedom of religion.
By Cleo Kocol
Short Reviews of Current Plays.
Compiled By Jeff Hudson, and Patti Roberts
Groovie Ghoulies frontman—and painter—Kepi’s cartoonish collaborations fill the True Love Coffeehouse this month.
By Tim White
For a city nicknamed “the big tomato,” Sacramento’s vegan dining options are pretty slim.
A local editor’s anthology urges us to slow down and remember the natural world.
Reviewed by Kel Munger
An event of note from the weekly calendar.
By Erin Sierchio
A poem by Arthur Winfield Knight of Citrus Heights.
By Arthur Winfield Knight
Locals catch buses at Target and then head to San Francisco for a peace demo. Music: oompah versions of your protest favorites.
By Melinda Welsh
Three sisters laugh, cry and bury their mother in the family drama The Memory of Water.
By Patti Roberts
Unexpected illness troubled the opening of Titus Andronicus, Shakespeare’s most gruesome play, at the Actor’s Theatre.
By Jeff Hudson
Visit Sky Bar Cafe for Latin jazz and fancy cocktails but think twice about the chicken-fried steak.
By Lark Park
Good eats at the venue of the week.
By Dan Flynn
The Joy Buzzards bring their cartoony Americana to the Palms Playhouse in Winters.
By Jackson Griffith
Beatles + soul = Seventy, one local band that should make folks forget about its band members’ past projects.
By Christian Kiefer
A compilation of aglet-contemplating acts from here and Japan delivers a fine set of post-My Bloody Valentine dream fuzz.
By Barry M. Prickett
Indigo Girls’ latest is heavy on the folk and light on the rock.
By Kel Munger
Remarkable orchestral music from France’s third-most-renowned composer, Olivier Messiaen.
By Greg La Traille
The Helper Monkeys make a record. It’s pretty decent.
Canada’s great punk group D.O.A. blows through town on Friday.
In Jersey Girl, director Keven Smith goes all warm and squishy, but solid performances from Liv Tyler and George Carlin redeem the film.
By Jim Lane
By Mark Halverson
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