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OxyContin abuse is nothing new in the United States. But in California, many believe a prescription-drug epidemic is still getting started, especially among teenagers and young adults.
By Wes Sander
This article was published on 08.25.05
Building restoration brings end of era for community of do-gooders.
By Esther Chapman
Regarding the great meadow-mouse boom of 2005 and its grisly remainder.
By E.J. Koford
R.H. Phillips paid $180,000 to make some “troublesome women” just go away.
By Cosmo Garvin
Rush Limbaugh made us aware of Oxy abuse, but lately it’s young people who seem most in danger of becoming addicted to prescription drugs.
By Melinda Welsh
Love, hate, or indifference—readers express their opinions—sometimes about each other.
By Joey Garcia
For Bush, it’s all one big jamboree.
By Alison Rood
Lisa Daniels wants future generations to know about minority veterans’ experiences in the military.
By Jonathan Kiefer
Cindy Sheehan deserves a chance to talk things over with President Bush.
Our current way of living is unsustainable. It’s time for Californians to change.
By Heather Wokusch
Short Reviews of Current Plays.
Compiled By Jeff Hudson, and Patti Roberts
A quick look at notable exhibitions.
By Saunthy Singh
How can you break up with someone nicely? Let’s ask Joey!
War Reporting for Cowards is funny but ultimately disingenuous.
Reviewed by John Dicker
Grow your postcard collection, or sell it off, this weekend.
Larry King takes a break from broadcasting to help raise funds for the UC Davis Cancer Center.
By Erin Sierchio
Swimming with sharks in the Farallon Islands.
Reviewed by Paul Piazza
It doesn’t get any worse than this.
By Kel Munger
A poem by Ann Privateer of Davis.
By Ann Privateer
The Playboy Golf Scramble VIP Players’ Party promised Playboy bunnies, but there was nary a cottontail in sight.
By Becca Costello
Playing cards makes for thrilling theater—who knew?
By Patti Roberts
By Jeff Hudson
If pillows are an essential part of your dining experience, Kasbah Lounge is your restaurant.
By Kate Washington
Good eats at the venue of the week.
If your band is really so DIY, why not write your own music feature?
By Christian Kiefer
N. Lannon’s recent Davis performance was less interesting than the small talk at my table.
Though this CD exhorted us to Omit the Harsh, a little harshness crept into this review.
A weekly selection from the ever-expanding music scene.
By Eddie Jorgensen
Cinema selection of the week.
By Jim Lane
Terry Gilliam and his troubles return to the big screen.
By Bob Grimm
Preston Sturges’ musical humility lesson, now on DVD.
By Alexis Raymond
Sac State’s career expert says it’s never too early to think about what you want to be when you grow up.
Give in to fat, calories and inertia, and the Freshman 15 could weigh you down.
Surviving Sacramento nightlife without a license to imbibe.
Get the lowdown on what styles Sacto co-eds are wearing.
Veteran Sac State students reveal their secrets for finding love, killer pizza and $10 ties.
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