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Fourth of July Parade salutes the arts

 Fourth of July Parade salutes the arts

Sonoma Community Center’s 51st annual Fourth of July parade and celebration take over the Plaza on Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. This... Continue

Soulful food – With the Ceres Community Project, Cathryn Couch is feeding the sick and empowering the young

Soulful food - With the Ceres Community Project, Cathryn Couch is feeding the sick and empowering the young

A unique and generous food program in the Sonoma Valley grew out of an unusual bartering exchange between a chef and a riding instructor. Cathryn... Continue

Tentacles of commerce – Are your internet purchases undermining the community?

Tentacles of commerce - Are your internet purchases undermining the community?

Walt Williams - Think about where retail is headed. Need a bike tire, pair of sunglasses, or groceries just program in your order... Continue

For the love of the land

For the love of the land

Tim Tesconi |Special to The Sun Fred and Nancy Cline, owners of a far-flung agricultural and hospitality empire including Cline Cellars... Continue

Caught with their pants down – The Full Monty” goes all in

Caught with their pants down - The Full Monty” goes all in

Sonoma is enjoying an energetic theatrical resurgence, thanks to the companies that make up the Sonoma Theater Alliance. Over the... Continue

(Bottle) Rock and Roll

(Bottle) Rock and Roll

The BottleRock music festival barrels back into Napa this weekend with another star studded line-up.  This second annual event is... Continue

Cocktail culture

Cocktail culture

What’s a girl gotta do to get a great drink in this town? Kristin raises the bar.  Read More →

Portrait of a ‘fine old family’

Portrait of a 'fine old family'

Back in the spotlight – producer/director Gerrett Snedaker with “Painting Churches.”  Making a run at Andrews Hall from May... Continue

Blueprint: The Sonoma Planning Commission

Blueprint: The Sonoma Planning Commission

There have been some recent controversies regarding development in Sonoma, e.g. a ballot measure to limit the size of new hotels, bids... Continue

2014 Summer Camp Guide

2014 Summer Camp Guide

HANNA BOYS CENTER Recreation, skill-building, socialization, activity and huge portions of just plain fun—that’s what the Hanna... Continue