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Candidate Questionnaire – part 2

Candidate Questionnaire - part 2

In the November 4 election, eight candidates are running for three seats on the Sonoma City Council. Here is part two. See how the... Continue

City Council Candidate Questionnaire

City Council Candidate Questionnaire

Eight candidates are running for three seats on the Sonoma City Council. Here, in part one of our candidate questionnaire, the candidates... Continue

Point Counter Point

Point Counter Point

Topic: City support for community swimming pool The nonprofit Sonoma Valley Health and Recreation Association has proposed a multi-use... Continue

Vintage Cool – the dawn of thrift store culture

Vintage Cool - the dawn of thrift store culture

 Thrift stores have always been a part of towns, big or small. But with the Millennial’s flight into adulthood — and outrageous... Continue

Confessions of a Wine Tour Driver

Confessions of a Wine Tour Driver

The liquid gold is what it’s all about. Driving a bus with a tour company makes you realize it all comes down to the gold. What is... Continue

Fair Game – Sonoma County Fair’s Top 20

Fair Game - Sonoma County Fair’s Top 20

With theme “Peace, Love & Fair,” and lots of Flower Power to go with it, the Sonoma County Fair runs from July 24 through... Continue

Comedic, dramatic, mysterious, romantic… ‘The Many Faces of Love’

Comedic, dramatic, mysterious, romantic… ‘The Many Faces of Love’

Todd Evans, creative director of Sonoma Stage Works (SSW), has contributed a brave compilation of one-act plays entitled “The Many... Continue

The church of the round ball

The church of the round ball

Walt Williams Baseball is a religion in Sonoma. From T-ball at the Boys and Girls Club to Giants games at AT & T park, the elements... Continue

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