Sightings & Happenings Around Town

From left: Jessie Jones and John Morris Ross IV originally opened their comedy club to serve as a live studio for their podcast.

Duo Takes a Stab at Comedy With Intimate Venue

Stab is not the type of club with a two-drink minimum or will-call window. It’s a club built by comics, for comics. It’s part of a larger trend in the Sacramento comedy scene where shows are increasingly being held on non-traditional stages.

Jun 19, 2019 Luis Gael Jimenez

St. HOPE’s Dual Approach in Oak Park Can Be a Model for Other Nonprofits

Cities across the country struggle with how to revitalize historically disenfranchised neighborhoods. An interesting and successful model — using public education, economic development and self-empowerment to drive change — has had a profound impact on a local underserved community.

Jun 14, 2019 Jake Mossawir