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Metro Santa Cruz
January 18-24, 2006

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News

Fermenting Change
Can a new generation of growers and wineries put southern Santa Cruz County on the map?

Winter Vegetables Are Your Friends
The Brassicaceae family wants to keep your family happy and healthy this season.

News

Iraq Is Not a Small Central American Country
At UCSC talk, Juan Cole will offer informed comment on our Middle Eastern adventures.

Santa Cruz County News
Credible Threats; Incredulous Requests; About Last Night 3.

Columns

Car Culture
Door, Meet Bicycle.

Movies

Prince Violent
Kevin Reynolds obscures the brains and the brawn in adaptation of 'Tristan & Isolde.'

Cat Power
The superbly made animal adventure film 'Duma' beguiles adults and children.

MORE MOVIE REVIEWS    MOVIE TIMES

Music & Clubs

Straight Outta Grand Forks
Championed by Bonnie Raitt, Tom Brosseau may well be the most intriguing new artist you've never heard.

MORE NIGHTLIFE    NIGHTLIFE CALENDAR

Restaurants

Dessert for Dinner
Kelly's French Bakery makes evening dining a treat.

BOOK A RESTAURANT RESERVATION    FIND A RESTAURANT REVIEW

The Arts

Speaking Cash to Power
Author John Harrington offers tips for taking on the leviathan.




Back Issues

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