Issue: February 14, 2019

This week, SN&R celebrates Valentine's Day with our Dating Issue. Our advice columnist Joey Garcia looks at Sacramento's dating scene, and it's not coming up roses.

Kate Gonzales has some tips for great places for first dates, Steph Rodriguez has the scoop on romantic restaurants and Rachel Leibrock reviews Valentines-themed cannabis products.

In News, Raheem F. Hosseini connects the police killings of Oscar Grant and Stephon Clark. Sawyer Kemp writes about the battle for more inclusive textbooks in Elk Grove schools.

In Arts, Chris Macias reports from the KISS farewell tour at Golden 1 Center. Maxfield Morris talks to local sisters who skate in Disney on Ice, also coming to Golden 1. And Jim Carnes reviews Doubt at Chautauqua Playhouse in Carmichael.

In Voices, an advocate for homeless youth writes this week's community essay, Jeff vonKaenel says progressives and union members can unite and I write about electric scooters coming to Sacramento.

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— Foon Rhee