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Richard Sandoval went down the road to war with his comrades, but he has now returned to Woodland with feelings of isolation and anger.
By Chrisanne Beckner
This article was published on 08.05.04
Sacramento convention delegates and party progressives are told to keep their eyes on the prize.
By Joe Dignan
Relics from the 19th-century Philadelphia House offer clues about the city’s history.
Must John Kerry play up his military pride while taking on a president who started a pre-emptive war?
By Tom Walsh
Love, hate, or indifference—readers express their opinions—sometimes about each other.
By Joey Garcia
Ray Rill cleans windows by day and sings Bob Dylan tunes by night.
By Jackson Griffith
Maloofs, although tormented, are spared electro-ejaculation; monkeys are not so lucky.
It’s the voters who have reformed California government, but who knew?
By Jill Stewart
It’s time to face the fact that we’re breathing poisonous air.
Governor Schwarzenegger should be ashamed of terminating gun-violence education.
By Bill Durston, M.D.
Short Reviews of Current Plays.
Compiled By Jeff Hudson, and Patti Roberts
Go, figure: Exploding Head Gallery has an invitational show up this month, with the human form as a theme.
By Tim White
At the end of this month, the True Love Coffeehouse will close. An appreciation.
E.L. Doctorow’s new collection of stories seeks that place where greed and ambition collide.
Reviewed by John Freeman
An event of note from the weekly calendar.
By Becca Costello
By Erin Sierchio
Shirley Klein, a poet with cerebral palsy, writes about the unencumbered mind in this collection.
Reviewed by Kel Munger
A poem by Jim Nawrocki of San Francisco.
By Jim Nawrocki
Whether it’s avant-garde concert music or blues with barbecue, it takes one person’s vision to get the ball rolling.
Enjoy summer Shakespeare on the sandy shores of Lake Tahoe.
By Jeff Hudson
Can hot chilis and steaming soups actually cool you down in the summer?
By Kate Washington
Good eats at the venue of the week.
By Dan Flynn
The Arlenes, Sacramento’s best country band you’ve never heard, have very un-country English roots.
Trip-hop Friday nights at J Lee’s Euro-Asia Bistro, plus David Houston out-Leonard Cohens Leonard Cohen.
By Christian Kiefer
Local band the Kimberly Trip sounds very Pretty in Pink on its latest album.
Placer County jazz-fusion quintet Objects in the Mirror, at its best, sounds like Steely Dan-inspired instrumental rock.
Pedro the Lion plays Harlow’s on Sunday, August 8.
By Barry M. Prickett
Remember last year’s left-field hit Dub Side of the Moon? See the band that made it on Wednesday night at Harlow’s.
Cinema selection of the week.
By Jim Lane
Maria Full of Grace depicts a 17-year-old expectant mother turned heroin mule in contemporary Colombia.
By Mark Halverson
Things to consider when picking your wedding date.
By Patti Zint
Tips on avoiding conflicts on your honeymoon.
By Rees Williams
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