[Metro This Week]
[Metroactive]
[whitespace]
[Picks]
[whitespace]
[Movies]
[whitespace]
[Music]
[whitespace]
[Art]
[whitespace]
[Events]
[whitespace]
[Stage]
[whitespace]
[Dining]
[whitespace]
[Books]
[whitespace]
[Cyber]
[whitespace]
[Archive]
[whitespace]
[Features]
[whitespace]
[Staff Box]
[whitespace]
[Santa Cruz]
[whitespace]
[Sonoma]
[whitespace]
[San Francisco]
[whitespace]

[whitespace]

Save money with online coupons.

[whitespace]

Best of the Silicon Valley

[whitespace]

Bars, Clubs & Cafes

[whitespace]

Silicon Valley Owner's Manual

newspaper cover For the Week of
January 2-8

Cover: Roots of the Weird
From the 1920s and '30s tales of H.P. Lovecraft and Robert E. Howard, a generation rediscovers the joys of aliens and barbarians.

On the cover: Roger Raupp's illustration of Lovecraft from Chaosium, Inc.'s Mythos card game.


News: Security Blank
To save money, the airlines are paying entry-level wages to the people hired to keep bombs and weapons off of commercial flights. Isn't that comforting?

Worm on the Range: Can red worms eat their way through the landfill crisis? The city of San Jose is banking on it.

Public Eye: Endorsement wars.

Polis Report: The fur is flying.


[Movies]
[whitespace]
Twinkle, Twinkle, Big Star: Diva Shirley MacLaine dominates the soap operatics of 'The Evening Star.'

Conan's Creator: 'Weird Tales' stalwart and 'Conan the Barbarian' author Robert E. Howard is profiled in 'The Whole Wide World.'

[Music]
[whitespace]
True Jazz: Jon Jang and Francis Wong close the year in high style; concert review by Nicky Baxter.

Gone Phishing: Internet-saavy underground phenomenon Phish swims into the mainstream with its newest album, 'Billy Breathes.'

Clear as a Clarinet: Jazzman Don Byron re-creates some big-band concepts and weaves modern improvisations on three eclectic new releases.

From Jazz to Noted Blues: A belated nod to the year's best soul, R&B, jazz and blues efforts.

Beat Street: How I spent my Christmas break.

Audiofile: Reveiws of the latest CDs by Bloodhound Gang, David Shea & DJ Grazhoppa, Robert Pollard and Sweet Baby.

[Dining]
[whitespace]
Sizzlin' Su's: Su's Mongolian BBQ cooks up Mongolian feasts full of attractive fresh vegetables and meats--all chosen by the patron.

Bargain Bites: Campbell's Russian Cafe & Deli swells with hospitable warmth and aromas of real home-style cooking.

[Books]
[whitespace]
Do You Feel Lucky?: Richard Schickel's 'Clint Eastwood' isn't biography--it's hagiography.

All the Comics Fit to Print: Peter Kuper's 'Eye of the Beholder' cracks the good, gray 'NY Times.'

[Art]
[whitespace]
Cyber Nielsens: In cyberspace, fans go to war for their favorite programs. Plus, a web-exclusive interview with 'Deep Space Nine' writer Robert Wolfe.

This page was designed and created by the Boulevards team.
Copyright © 1997 Metro Publishing, Inc.


Foreclosures - Real Estate Investing
San Jose.com Real Estate