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Earth, fire and ice: Sonoma hiker completes John Muir Trail

Earth, fire and ice: Sonoma hiker completes John Muir Trail

Avid backpacker and wilderness advocate Teri Shore of Sonoma will share her 21 days as a solo backpacker on the John Muir Trail with... Continue

Allegedly: Gun-toting meth dealer busted in Larson Park

Allegedly: Gun-toting meth dealer busted in Larson Park

A Boyes Hot Springs man engaged in what officers described as a likely drug deal was arrested Saturday evening in Sonoma’s Larson... Continue

The greatest job in the world

The greatest job in the world

(By Walt Williams) You always remember the first week of school. You remember your freshman year in high school, sitting in class... Continue

Cell tower as water tank; hotel to hit ‘impossible’ occupancy?; and where to wear the wine list

Cell tower as water tank; hotel to hit 'impossible' occupancy?; and where to wear the wine list

Sonoma’s cell-phone-tower-as-fake-tree fiasco, in which ATT bullied the city council into approving the 80-foot structure, may have... Continue

Mood India

Mood India

A shot by Maureen Kelly is included in “Auspicious India” an exhibition of travel photography at Sonoma Community Center’s Gallery... Continue

Revisiting the scandalous ‘Galapagos Affair’

Revisiting the scandalous ‘Galapagos Affair’

When he came across the long-forgotten memoir “Satan Came to Eden,” written by a adulterous young German woman who emigrated with... Continue

Hatching art, raising awareness

Hatching art, raising awareness

(By Kira Catanzaro) A rare bird flies about her nest in a flurry of activity. She twists wire, builds frames and creates posters in... Continue

First District update from Supervisor Gorin

First District update from Supervisor Gorin

(By Susan Gorin). Welcome to my new monthly column in the Sonoma Valley Sun. I’m calling it “Board Walk” because I think it is... Continue

Nailing it down at Blue Wing

Nailing it down at Blue Wing

Work continues at The Blue Wing Inn on East Spain Street — Lot 35 in Mariano Vallejo’s master plan of 1835 — as the... Continue

Dixon wins Grand Prix of Sonoma

Dixon wins Grand Prix of Sonoma

Scott Dixon overtook race leader Mike Conway on Lap 83 of 85 and went on to win the GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma at Sonoma Raceway on... Continue