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Star Search

It’s a dance audition, sure, but Music Circus choreographer Bob Richard makes his priorities clear. As he runs a group of men through a dance combination from Oklahoma!, he exhorts them, “I don’t want...

Gina Spadafori

Gina Spadafori was training her neighbors’ dogs by the time she was 10 years old. Her 1996 book Dogs for Dummies has sold 120,000 copies. She writes a nationally syndicated pet column. And she...

Mary Kawano

On a recent Monday, tiny Mary Kawano is multitasking in a major way. An employee at Sugar Shack, the hot women’s wear boutique she owns in Sacramento’s midtown, has called in sick, and when...

Courted by Kings

How Kings-crazy is Sacramento? It’s probably fair to say that most fans would blow right past our superstar governor just to touch the very long hem of any given player. These are men who...

So You Want To Be A Star

Sacramento offers performing opportunities for everyone, from the undiscovered genius to the talent-free neophyte. You spend your days mating socks and nuking corn dogs for your toddlers. And you love it. You really do....

Hot New Neighborhoods

Given the boundless growth of the Sacramento region, it’s easy to imagine a lurching sprawl of bland stucco houses gobbling up farmland as far as the eye can see. While some farmland gobbling is...


Eat Farm to Fork
Eat Farm to Fork