Articles by Steph Rodriguez

Fresh from Oak Park

Celebrating its 11th year, the Oak Park Farmers Market returns with health and safety measures in place When Food Source permanently closed in March, a…


Fluidity of sound

Steel drum musician Shawn Thwaites is now a Recording Academy board member The beautiful and fluid echoes from the steel drum have been embedded into…


Snapshots from a pandemic

The community pool usually holds swim lessons for children during warm summer days. (Photo by Steph Rodriguez) The kiddie pool runs dry. (Photo by Steph…


Snapshots from a pandemic

“Spread kindness, not germs.” (Photo by Lindsay Oxford) Elliot, age 5, sees what his daycare/preschool class has been up to since the stay-at-home order. (Photo…




Turn up the volume

Sacramento musicians are still creating music, so here are new albums to vibe to Clevers’ self-titled album released May 2. CleversAlbum: Clevers Jam: “Hazel &…



Your weekend binge list

A smacking-talking cartoon and Obama’s favorite show can help douse those quarantine blues “I am an adult who also enjoys humor!” Watch: The Amazing World of…