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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

‘Little Shop’ local – Sonoma Theatre Alliance opens season with kitschy classic

‘Little Shop’ local - Sonoma Theatre Alliance opens season with kitschy classic

There are kids who watch a movie or a play, enjoy it,  and move on. And then there are kids who watch a production, go home and reenact... Continue

Destination: East Brother Light Station

Destination: East Brother Light Station

Laughing off jokes about the ill-fated S.S. Minnow, we set out across the water on a balmy, shirt-sleeve-weather Saturday afternoon.... Continue

Best of Sonoma Valley 2013

Best of Sonoma Valley 2013

1. Best place to take your dog Sonoma Dog Park 2. Best second hand store  Republic of Thrift 3. Best grocery Sonoma Market 4. Best... Continue

Taking wing – Inside the ‘new’ Sonoma Valley Hospital

Taking wing - Inside the ‘new’ Sonoma Valley Hospital

What price, good health? In the case of Sonoma Valley Hospital, about $44 million. The facility’s new wing has an enlarged emergency... Continue

Teenagers acting out-Young actors confront adult emotions in “Rent”

Teenagers acting out-Young actors confront adult emotions in “Rent”

“’Rent,’ is no kiddie play,” said Cat Austin, artistic director of the Youth Winter Performance Workshop. The ensemble of... Continue

Spirit of the Valley Award – Volunteer of the Year: Jean Hopeman

Spirit of the Valley Award - Volunteer of the Year: Jean Hopeman

To honor outstanding volunteers of the year, The Sun this year introduced the Spirit of the Valley Award to celebrate the unsung heroes,... Continue

The Sonoma Valley Woman’s Club, Sonoma’s best kept secret

The Sonoma Valley  Woman’s Club, Sonoma’s best kept secret

The Sonoma Valley Woman’s Club was founded in 1901 to help beautify the City of Sonoma and to enhance its cultural life. The club’s... Continue