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From Aqaba to Sinai

From Aqaba to Sinai

What is George McKale — Sonoma City Historian and Sun columnist — doing in the Sinai, and why does he need a bodyguard?  Read More →

Happy to dance in America

Happy to dance in America

(By Laura Lee Cole) Stepping lightly through the doors of Sonoma Conservatory of Dance in October of last year, young Elizaveta Glushkova... Continue

SV Hospital in top 15 for safety

SV Hospital in top 15 for safety

Sonoma Valley Hospital is ranked among the 15 safest hospitals in the country by Consumer Reports. The results of a survey of 2,591... Continue

Sweet home, ‘Chicago’

Sweet home, 'Chicago'

There are big screen movies, 3-D movies and movie experiences that jump right off the screen. The 17th Annual Sonoma International... Continue

Financial scam fugitive found in Sonoma

A woman wanted by Daly City police for Financial Elder Abuse was arrested Monday night in a Sonoma condominium. A tipster told Sonoma... Continue

Film festival casting call: volunteers needed

Film festival casting call: volunteers needed

The 17th Annual Sonoma International Film Festival is holding a casting call – for volunteers. The ambitious event, April 2-6, relies... Continue

Police blotter: coffee and a perp; bogus bank withdrawals; Drunk of the Week; and more

Police blotter: coffee and a perp; bogus bank withdrawals; Drunk of the Week; and more

Better make that order to-go: The cop cars parked outside might have been a clue, but a shoplifting suspect picked the wrong spot for... Continue

Good bugs, bad bugs

Good bugs, bad bugs

Integrated Pest Management, which encourages home gardeners to reduce their dependence on chemicals for pest control, is the topic... Continue

Kaniv: The crisis through our Sister City’s eyes

(By Tarney Baldinger) Our friends in Kaniv feel acutely the irony that after peacefully seeking a just government, suddenly, they face... Continue

‘Cure’ for restructured BottleRock

‘Cure’ for restructured BottleRock

The Cure will headline the BottleRock Music Festival as the Napa event returns May 30 –June 1 under a new production team. A group... Continue