Arts & Culture





The caffeine love triangle

The Oak Cafe, Peet’s Coffee, and Starbucks — these are the three options for coffee at American River College. Each place offers something unique for…


Do artists deserve a second chance?

It happens time and time again, yet nothing changes as a consequence. A wide range of examples can be found, but still, the show is…


ARC Theater’s ‘West Side Story’ triumphs

The provocative showing of “West Side Story” opened at American River College on Friday. The production showcased many musical numbers as well as intense dance…





“Zoo” shows up and shows out

The outspoken and confident Russ Vitale’s latest project “Zoo,” released last month, is absolutely his best to date. This is Vitale’s 12th album in total,…