Issue: May 02, 2019

In this week's SN&R cover story, Raheem F. Hosseini goes backstage for the drama that has students at war against the ir teacher at Laguna High School in Elk Grove.

In News, we have the back story of one of the 600-plus nonprofits banking on Big Day of Giving on Thursday. We also have a look at the fashion show at American River College trying to bust body-type stereotypes.

In Arts, Maxfield Morris interviews William Shatner without asking him about Star Trek . We also have reviews of Alice in Wonderland at the Harris Center in Folsom and Amélie by the Green Valley Theatre Company.

On our new Home & Garden page, Debbie Arrington profiles Exotic Plants and its owner Kifumi Keppler.

In Voices, a volunteer organizer explains why's taking part in the March for Science, Jeff vonKaenel writes about workers' rights for May Day and I write about the building boom in downtown Sacramento.

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— Foon Rhee