Issue: April 18, 2019

This week SN&R presents its annual 420 issue, full of stories about the new world of legal cannabis in California, including tech and tourism. There also lists—of the top strains and places to visit and munchies to make when high.

In News, Scott Thomas Anderson explores some of those behind a resurgence of one segment of the black market. In Voices, Sacramento's enforcement chief writes about how the city is trying to regulate cannabis.

In Arts, Rachel Leibrock reports from the Weezer/Pixies concert. We also have a preview of Capital Stage's 15 th anniversary season and a review of The Farndale Avenue Housing Estate Townswomen's Guild Dramatic Society Murder Mystery at Theatre in the Heights in Citrus Heights .

On our new Home & Garden page, Debbie Arrington says that the super bloom is flowering in Sacramento's suburbs.

A lso in Voices, I write about how recycling is going in California on Earth Day 2019.

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— Foon Rhee