Issue: April 30, 2015

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The cover story this week: It fakes a village. Sim City meets real

world in Curtis Park as residents scrap with a developer over parking

spots and one very unpopular gas station. Alastair Bland covers the

latest on Curtis Park Village.

Elsewhere in the issue: Raheem F. Hosseini investigates allegations of

police roughly arresting two black teens at a light-rail station, Cosmo

Garvin gets the scoop on changes coming to The Sacramento Bee, Sasha

Abramsky meets penguins in Patagonia, Daniel Barnes destroys the new

Avengers, Aaron Carnes interviews backpacker chef Kim Safdy and more.

  • Cinco de Mayo

    Our second annual Cinco De Mayo Guide will showcase Sacramento’s rich Mexican culture and heritage. Our guide will be the “numbero uno place” to look for all the best events and festivities happening over the holiday weekend.

    This article was published on 04.30.15