Feature: How to Recycle Pretty Much Anything
From cell phones to smoke detectors, your comprehensive guide to ecologically sound waste management.
Nūz: Santa Cruz News and Politics
Chris Krohn's campaign mailers up the ante for last-minute hit pieces; Pride parade goes smoke-free.
News & Views: Standing Tall Again
The Stroke and Disability Center prepares a fundraiser and announces plans to relocate.
News & Views: Gridlock!
Fred Keeley searches for consensus on local transportation issues.
Car Culture: Biodiesel
We use biofuel, but we don't necessarily think it's the answer—especially with gold spray-painted accents.
Movie Review: 'Cars'
Pixar's latest creation is visually dazzling but doesn't go anywhere.
Movie Review: 'The Celestine Prophecy'
The film adaptation of James Redfield's bestseller is harmless but intellectually lazy.
Mūz: Santa Cruz Media, Music and Arts
Musings on media, music and the arts in Santa Cruz and beyond. Pato Banton and Sol Horizon kick off Metro's Music in the Other Park series; the resurrection of Junie Morrison.
Music and Nightlife Calendar Picks
Our critics pick this week's most interesting gigs: Calexico and Black Heart Procession, Jami Sieber and Kim Rosen, Chris Cain, Slaid Cleaves with Rod Picott, Vemillion Lies, Blasters, Balfa Toujours, Javon Jackson, Yellowman, Baaba Maal.
Restaurant Review: Vida Lounge & Grill
The inside scoop on the sure-to-be-hot lounge and grill.
Arts Preview: 'Deadwood'
Richard von Busack sizes up the series as it enters its third season.
Letters to the Editor
June 14-21, 2006.