Issue: October 03, 2013

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The feature story this week: Little Saigon has seen an influx of

visitors clamoring for its culinary bounty, but some joke that you

still need a bulletproof vest to eat there; Jonathan Mendick reports

on the state of south Sacramento.

Elsewhere in the issue: Alastair Bland investigates the possibility

of parklets in Midtown; Cody Drabble on medical-marijuana use on

college campuses; Cosmo Garvin on shady education-reform tactics; two

opinion pieces on local and nationwide gun-control regulations; Steph

Rodriguez on local pop-rock duo Eli and the Sound Cult; and more.