Jennifer Fergesen

Digital Managing Editor

Back Writer

Jennifer Fergesen is digital managing editor for Comstock’s magazine. She writes about food for publications around the world and has received awards for her reporting on the restaurants of the global Filipino diaspora. See her work at jcfrgsn.journoportfolio.com and globalcarinderia.com.

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Comstock’s Talks: Game of Skill (The Next Chapter)

PODCAST: In December 2019, a few months before the fastest drop in global stock markets in financial history, Mark Otero launched Alice Capital, a hedge fund designed to bypass emotion. This profile is part of The Next Chapter, in which we check in with Capital Region professionals who moved into new pursuits or retirement after successful careers.

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Neighborhood Favorite: South Area Market

Neighborhood Favorite is a new monthly web column that profiles independent restaurants around the Capital Region to showcase the diversity and resilience of our local food entrepreneurs. In the first installment, we visit one of Sacramento’s longest-standing Lao restaurants.

Jan 15, 2021 Jennifer Fergesen

Our Top Stories of 2020

Look back on 2020 with a list of our top-read stories and our editors’ favorites.

Dec 30, 2020 Tom Couzens

Young Entrepreneurs Are Staking Claims in the Countryside

Since the Industrial Revolution, the myth of the American Dream has centered around cities. As the story goes, the most promising rural youth leave their hinterland homes to seek their fortunes in the metropolis, perhaps never to return. 

Part of this month’s Rural Living series

Jan 20, 2020 Jennifer Fergesen

Growing Up, Not Selling Out

Even the founders of Kiki’s Chicken Place, Sacramento’s latest temple to the twin gods of tenders and wings, are surprised by how fast their chain has spread. 

Oct 10, 2019 Jennifer Fergesen