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Meet Five Locals Who Are Crazy for Food

They love food—And each other When chaos is normal and instability is stability, you must be in the restaurant business. If, after bookkeeping, hiring, firing, payroll, workers’ comp, training and customer contact, you are still...

Davis: Where Culinary Crossroads Meet

If you’re crazy for food, Davis is your town. It doesn’t matter which aspect of food you’re crazy about. Taste? Nutrition? Organics? Technology? It’s all in Davis, where the farmers market stands in for...

Entertaining: Cocktails

For glamorous entertaining, serve a special cocktail. Here are three easy drinks from Sacramento bartenders.Bartender: Aaron Bermudez, operations manager, Head Hunters Video Lounge & Grill, Sacramento Drink: Passion Fruit-Raspberry Mojito Tips: Mash fresh fruit with mint...


So you want to throw a party, but the thought of all the work makes you cringe? Never fear: We’re here to help.What’s your definition of a party? A few people over for an...

Sacramento’s Best Bargains

It doesn't matter if you're rich or always on a budget. Living better for less is its own reward. Great bargains are everywhere if you know where to look. Go to thrift stores and...