Welcome to the Sacramento News & Review Archives
Once a collection of off-the-cuff ramblings in cyberspace read mainly by online devotees, local blogs are now reaching a more personal level and a bigger audience.
By Chrisanne Beckner
This article was published on 12.09.04
Kevin Price’s first mural was an unpretentious community landmark. And then, one day, it was gone.
By Cosmo Garvin
Sacramento’s campiest social club, the Imperial Court gives altruism an aristocratic twist.
By Laura Garnick
Once a brand-new phenomenon, blogs are growing up.
By Tom Walsh
Love, hate, or indifference—readers express their opinions—sometimes about each other.
By Joey Garcia
Heifer Project International turns donations into sustainable agriculture programs.
Clear Channel and Fox News—a match made in heaven.
The California PC patrol is trying to wipe out Christmas.
By Jill Stewart
Even if Roe v. Wade isn’t overturned, women may have a harder time finding doctors to perform abortions.
Don’t mess with the Constitution.
By Will Major
Short Reviews of Current Plays.
Compiled By Jeff Hudson, and Patti Roberts
Can you name the only local playwright who staged 100 shows off-Broadway this year? If not, you’d better read on.
By Jeff Hudson
An event of note from the weekly calendar.
By Erin Sierchio
By Becca Costello
Your paintings inspire me to sing! Your singing inspires me to paint! Make love and art at Phantom Galleries’ Creative Couples show.
By Christian Kiefer
“It’s a deer! No, it’s a bear!” Consult The Outdoor World of the Sacramento Region and avoid the embarrassment of misidentifying local wildlife.
Reviewed by Kel Munger
Cole Swensen’s latest poetry collection shimmers with avant-garde verse about light and perception.
Richard Hallmarq shares his plans for Sacramento’s first Fashion Weekend. What are you going to wear?
If you’re tired of the traditional story of Ebenezer Scrooge, try looking at it from an underworld view in Jacob Marley’s Christmas Carol.
By Patti Roberts
Contrary to rumor, Persian Garden is actually an Afghan restaurant, not a Chinese buffet.
By Kate Washington
Eat it Up Listings.
Good eats at the venue of the week.
By Dan Flynn
Getting a contract with a major label isn’t all groupies and green M&M’s. Just ask Sacramento punk band Red Tape.
By Jimmy Calanchini
Davis residents watch the bluegrass grow with the Mad Cow String Band.
Dan Hicks, who will celebrate his birthday at the Palms, has a snappy new disc of stoner folkie-jazz ditties.
By Jackson Griffith
The Killers may hail from Las Vegas, but don’t expect any lounge standards on this album.
By Eddie Jorgensen
A weekly selection from the ever-expanding music scene.
By Mindy Giles
Cinema selection of the week.
By Jim Lane
Steven Soderbergh’s sequel is harmless enough, but we deserve better from the crew of actors he’s assembled.
By Mark Halverson
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