Articles by John Ferrannini

Faces of war: Hamed Hafezy

The original version of this story spelled Hamed Hafezy’s first name with an i in stead of with an e. When he first set foot in the United…


ARC Orchestra performs with renowned pianist

The American River College orchestra performed a concert in the main theater Friday with award-winning pianist Jon Nakamatsu, who received a standing ovation from the…






One dead in police shooting near ARC

Update, Feb. 25, 2016 at 5:22 p.m.: An earlier version of this story incorrectly spelled Adriene Ludd’s name as Adrienne Ludd. Update, Oct. 24, 2015 at…





Debate: How should Columbus Day be commemorated?

By Joseph Daniels, John Ferrannini and Joe Padilla Nine cities in the past two months have joined several states and municipalities in ending their observances of Columbus…