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Once marred by controversy and disunion, Sacramento High is now home to a brand-new school, with students and staff chartering a new course.
By Chrisanne Beckner
This article was published on 04.08.04
Democrats wonder if taking up a gay-marriage bill is actually a gift to Republicans.
By Jeff Kearns
A sheriff’s deputy says drug dealers are winning the battle for Sacramento’s Central Division.
Can the reborn Sacramento Knights give soccer a foothold in Sacramento, let alone America?
By Bill Hicks
If California is to reform its schools, the state must experiment with education.
By Tom Walsh
Love, hate, or indifference—readers express their opinions—sometimes about each other.
By Joey Garcia
Sacramentan Christine Larson co-wrote a book on finances and relationships.
By Dale Nelson
Girly beers and busy Bees.
We recommend that local Sierra Club members vote against the hijacking of the organization.
Finding a place to volunteer is harder than it seems.
By Kristopher LaGreca
Short Reviews of Current Plays.
Compiled By Jeff Hudson, and Patti Roberts
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art’s 1960s pop-art retrospective features local legends Wayne Thiebaud and Robert Arneson; an exhibit across San Francisco gives a rare look at an earlier pop-art movement.
By Saunthy Singh
A surprising collection of works by Sacramento artists can be viewed—inside a new public-health facility in Oak Park.
By Jackson Griffith
An event of note from the weekly calendar.
By Becca Costello
By Erin Sierchio
Billionaires for Bush bring an upscale edge to antiwar street theater.
By Kel Munger
Spiffy new venue Empire opens on Wednesday with some cool bands, and a late-night burger joint keeps showing the same uncool videos.
Slip into turn-of-the-20th-century life, with Ragtime at the historic Woodland Opera House.
By Jeff Hudson
By Patti Roberts
River City Brewing Co. is worth a trip to the mall.
By Lark Park
Good eats at the venue of the week.
By Dan Flynn
Diciembre Gris sounds British and sings in Spanish but comes from right up the road from the River City. Confused?
By Christian Kiefer
Grunge-influenced neo-prog band Amphora demonstrates why Liberace was right: It’s about showmanship.
Australians the Vines teach us Americans how to, um, rock, on their second album, Winning Days.
By Paul Morrison
Better known as a conductor, Wilhelm Furtwängler also composed. Here, Daniel Barenboim conducts his Symphony No. 2.
By Greg La Traille
Gearhead is a nice, if slightly uneven, solo set from local singer-songwriter Warren Bishop.
Another great Deathray show on Saturday at Old I, and you can see the Skirts the night before, too!
Cinema selection of the week.
By Mark Halverson
The Alamo aspires to be the final word on its subject. Alas, it isn’t.
By Jim Lane
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