Issue: December 18, 2014

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The cover story this week: Welcome to Midtown. Will Sacramento's coolest

neighborhood become the next Roseville? Or can its indie spirit survive

the latest gentrification wave?

Elsewhere in the issue: Raheem F. Hosseini reports on this year's record

number of homeless deaths in Sacramento County, Aaron Carnes writes

about Wild and the healing effects of the Pacific Crest Trail, Daniel

Barnes gives our highest rating to Foxcatcher, Rachel Leibrock

interviews comedian Keith Lowell Jensen about his new album and more.