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Issue Archive for the Week of Dec 4-10, 2002

News & Opinion

  • Wayward Unified

    Superintendents often take the heat when school districts encounter tough times, but Joan Kowal's troubles in Hayward are deeper than that.
  • News & Notes

    Documenting trouble for Oakland; An activist is born from the ashes of the Wen Ho Lee scandal; and the heat's still on for accused lieutenant.
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  • Handcuffs with That Grand Slam?

    As Denny's sideshow crowd sucks up police resources, Emeryville learns that growth has ramifications.

Arts & Culture

  • Crouching Jing, Not-So-Hidden Chi

    Robben Ford, Vinnie Colaiuta, and Jimmy Haslip's fusion power trio adds some wattage to Yoshi's.
  • Jolly Good Philo

    The Socrates Cafe phenomenon: Harmless variation on the reading group concept or idle slackers? You be the judge.


  • Paint It Noir

    Alameda film buff releases his coffee-table poster gallery.

Food & Drink

  • Kung Pao? Again?

    Want authentic Chinese food? Bring someone who speaks the language.


  • Word Processor

    Oakland's Azeem pokes his head out from an avalanche of notebooks.
  • Cobain Versus Cobain

    In the pre-Nevermind post-punk scene, indie cred and sense of self were inextricable.
  • Critic's Choice for the week of December 4-10, 2002

    Elastic-voiced electronica at Du Nord, Timbalero at Roccapulco, a classical three-o at the City Club, and jazz improv at the Finger Palace.
  • Talib Kweli; Jay-Z

    Quality; The Blueprint 2: The Gift and the Curse

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