[Metro This Week]
Download the PDF version of this week's Metro!

[Metroactive]
[whitespace]
[Classifieds]
[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]
[East Bay]
[whitespace]

[whitespace]

Summer Music Guide 2004

[whitespace]
InterPersonals: Silicon Valley's matchmaker

[whitespace]
Best of Silicon Valley 2004

[whitespace]

Bars and Clubs 2005

[whitespace]

Book a dining reservation online.

[whitespace]

Bay Area Web Guides:

Santa Clara Valley North
Palo Alto
Los Altos
Los Altos Hills
Mountain View

Santa Clara Valley South
Almaden Valley
Alviso
Blossom Valley
Gilroy
Morgan Hill
San Jose
Santa Teresa
Silver Creek Valley
Willow Glen

Santa Clara Valley Central
Cupertino
Santa Clara
Sunnyvale

Santa Clara Valley West
Campbell
Los Gatos
Monte Sereno
Saratoga

Santa Clara Valley East
Milpitas
Fremont

Oakland / East Bay
Oakland

San Francisco / Peninsula
Atherton
Half Moon Bay
San Francisco
Woodside

Santa Cruz County
Aptos
Boulder Creek
Santa Cruz Scotts Valley

For the Week of
July 20-26, 2005

Cover Story: Pot O'Gold:
What would possess Alastair Bland to stumble through Baja armed with only a treasure map and a hopelessly unbreakable spirit? That would be drugs.

News: A Tale of Two Jails:
Our cover story on the county Department of Correction touched a nerve in this community, and the response revealed two very different—but critically related—views of the jail system.

The Fly: Hey kids, reading is fun! But giving you a place to do it is a different story.

[Features]
[whitespace]
Silicon Alleys: Counterculture A.D.

Techsploits: Cyber Heroes!

Rev: Your Gas Station: Although the Chavez plan has been mocked by conservatives who urge that Venezuela should build relations with the United States, I would argue, why should he?

[Art]
[whitespace]
Mining the Image: Edward Burtynsky's photographs at Stanford depict ravaged but strangely compelling landscapes.

[Movies]
[whitespace]
Marital Misgivings: Ingmar Bergman revisits the crime-scene marriage of Johan and Marianne in 'Saraband.'

Wheel Works: Wheelchair athletics are unsafe at any speed in documentary 'Murderball.'

St. Mac Daddy: Sundance favorite 'Hustle & Flow' is sexist in every sense of the word.

Clone Bores: Director Michael Bay sucks the soul right out of 'The Island,' a sci-fi clone tale.

[Music]
[whitespace]
Rock of Lamb: Lamb of God brings its 'pure American metal' to the Shoreline.

On Her Own: Missy Elliott dishes up 'The Cookbook.'

Bach by the Beach: The Carmel Bach Festival kicks off its 68th season with a night of Johann and Ludwig.

[Dining]
[whitespace]
Nice Package!: Savoring South Bay dumpling houses.

Live Feed: Silicon Valley Gets Schooled.

5 Places to Love: Restaurants Near the HP Pavilion.

[Stage]
[whitespace]
Elvis Is in The Building: San Jose Stage Company brings Elvis back to life in 'Idols of the King.'


[Staff Box]
[whitespace]
Please don't forget to write! Metro welcomes letters. Like any great work of art, they should be originals — not copies of letters sent elsewhere. Include address and daytime phone (for verification purposes only). Letters may be edited for length and clarity or to correct factual inaccuracies known to us. Postal: Metro Letters, 550 S. First. St., San Jose, CA 95111. Fax: 408/298-0602. Email: letters@metronews.com. Emailers, please include name, city of residence and phone number. Letters printed will list email address unless otherwise specified. Letters to the editor are not currently published in the online version of this paper.



[gray]

Copyright © Metro Publishing Inc. Maintained by Boulevards New Media.


Foreclosures - Real Estate Investing
San Jose.com Real Estate