Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Peak Solitude

Whether you go glam (or glamping), Yosemite in the wintertime brings a special quiet beauty and the place to yourself. Six years ago, inside what...

Point, Click, Connect

Local photographers get together to take pictures and drink beer. As hobbies go, photography isn’t an especially social one. Unlike, say, book clubs or knitting...

Not Far From the Tree

A volunteer places three small plastic cups in front of each audience member. The vessels are filled halfway, each with a different type and...

Barn Raising

San Leandro-based Drake’s Brewing Company is the latest Bay Area establishment to expand its footprint to the Sacramento region. Occupying one of the area’s...

A Long Public Life

This month, as Gov. Jerry Brown leaves office, we’re circling back to his earlier days with an image of him campaigning in San Francisco’s Union...

15 Minutes with Kim Weglin

Day job: Professional highline athlete Founder: Slacklife Global and the International Church of Slacklife Side gig: Model for sportswear brand Athleta What is slacklining and how did...

Rolling In It

Milk Money’s Rebecka Smith dishes on her new gig. Pastry chef Rebecka Smith turned a childhood love of baking cookies and pies with her grandmother...

A Scent Just For You

Local perfumer mixes molecules to create a unique fragrance for each customer. Tyler Monk has an unusual job. He’s a nose, otherwise known as a...

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Barn Raising

San Leandro-based Drake’s Brewing Company is the latest Bay Area establishment to expand its footprint to the Sacramento region. Occupying one of the area’s...

Rolling In It

Milk Money’s Rebecka Smith dishes on her new gig. Pastry chef Rebecka Smith turned a childhood love of baking cookies and pies with her grandmother...

Pizza Plus

Owners of The Rind put a new spin on pizza. When The Rind opened in 2012, it was Sacramento’s only cheese-focused restaurant. (Still is.) Its...

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How one chef earned a loyal fandom—minus the hoopla. Casey Shideler of Taylor’s Kitchen in Land Park has been wowing diners with her inventive take...

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On His Way

At 19, local blues-rock guitarist/vocalist Zach Waters is already living the dream, sharing the stage with such heavyweights as blues veteran Tommy Castro and...

An Evening With David Sedaris

The humorist’s latest book is “Calypso.” You may know him from his other books, such as “Let’s Explore Diabetes With Owls,” or his regular...

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Elton John will be performing at the Golden 1 Center on Jan. 16. This is part of his Farewell Yellow Brick Road tour. The...

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Peak Solitude

Whether you go glam (or glamping), Yosemite in the wintertime brings a special quiet beauty and the place to yourself. Six years ago, inside what...

City Lights

It’s cold—it’s San Francisco, after all. It’s also crowded—it’s Union Square—but that adds to the happy energy. Your ankles are wobbly, and you don’t...

Tahoe Winter Escapes

Get away to the lake with a stay at one of these lovely spots, where reservations fill up fast. It’s that time of year: You...

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‘Toured’ and True Decorating Tips

Before you hit this year’s Sacred Heart Holiday Home Tour, get inspiration for your own abode from last year’s designers. Now in its 45th year, the...

Mixing It Up

Designer Laura Nathan had already worked with homeowners David and Karen Westphalen for a few years when the couple asked her to overhaul the...

Prints Charming

Home to: Alex and Lia Sioukas and daughters Phoebe (5 ½ years) and Nina (3 ½ years)Neighborhood: Arden Park, SacramentoStats: 4 bedrooms, 3 ½...

When an Idea Sticks

Need some creative kindling for your next home project? Check out Stikwood—a wood-planking and wall-art line founded by Jerry McCall, a master woodworker, and...

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Sacramento Magazine’s Top Doctors List 2018

All of the physicians on our Top Doctors list have earned the stamp of approval from their peers. They have been chosen through a...

Art and Pain

Researchers from UC Davis are collaborating with the Crocker Art Museum to relieve chronic pain. “Every day, you have a choice,” says Teresa Sedano. “Are...

The Addiction Game

Back in the ’70s, Pong seemed like harmless family fun. Bleep . . . Bloop . . . Bleep . . . Score! But...

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Peak Solitude

Whether you go glam (or glamping), Yosemite in the wintertime brings a special quiet beauty and the place to yourself. Six years ago, inside what...

Point, Click, Connect

Local photographers get together to take pictures and drink beer. As hobbies go, photography isn’t an especially social one. Unlike, say, book clubs or knitting...

Not Far From the Tree

A volunteer places three small plastic cups in front of each audience member. The vessels are filled halfway, each with a different type and...

Barn Raising

San Leandro-based Drake’s Brewing Company is the latest Bay Area establishment to expand its footprint to the Sacramento region. Occupying one of the area’s...