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Issue Archive for the Week of May 25-31, 2001

News & Opinion

  • The Last Mile

    When the Internet grocer Webvan opened a distribution center in East Oakland, it seemed that some of the area's e-commerce riches were beginning to trickle down to street level. Now, employees wonder if the salad days are over.
  • Sickness and Wealth

    Highland Hospital explores the complex ethical questions surrounding support groups for HIV positive patients

Arts & Culture

  • Murders and Missives

    Hardboiled bards' lives in letters
  • High Society

    Presented by Diablo Light Opera Company at Dean Lesher Regional Center for the Arts, through June 16
  • Publishers' Row

    All the news that fits about print
  • Short Takes

    Book briefs for the month of June
  • Queen of Hearts

    Does size matter? So what if it does?

Movies

  • Look Ahead

    D.A. Pennebaker doesn't make history, but he's captured so much of it

Food & Drink

  • Ruby Tuesday

    To fools and potions and pies, rhubarb brings a bittersweet pleasure.

Music

  • Hearsay

    Our reviewers give you the low-down on new and notable recordings

Most Popular Stories

  • Davis Dysfunction Dooms Raiders Again

    Mark Davis’ head-scratching decision to move the team to Las Vegas has proven to be a major distraction for the team.
  • The Wrong Path?

    Paideia helped turn Oakland Tech into the best public high school in the city. But some teachers and parents are worried about the future of the acclaimed humanities program.
  • Why Oakland Should Cut Off ICE

    Federal immigration officials say they've been investigating "human trafficking" in the city. But in the past decade, they have not imprisoned anyone from Oakland for that crime.
  • Highland Hospital Surveillance Stirs Concerns

    The county's main hospital in Oakland has a camera that reads license plates and shares that information with federal law enforcement, including ICE.
  • Jerry Brown's Cap-and-Trade Program Isn't Working

    California's greenhouse gas emissions declined last year. But it was primarily due to the rainy weather — not the governor's climate policies.

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