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A classroom of two – SoloQuest celebrates 15 years of personalized instruction

A classroom of two - SoloQuest celebrates 15 years of personalized instruction

In 1997, SoloQuest School and Learning Center opened its doors to students in Sonoma seeking an alternative to the traditional classroom... Continue

The exit interview: Joanne Sanders

The exit interview: Joanne Sanders

To sit with Mayor Joanne Sanders over a morning coffee as she reflects on her eight years of public service is to appreciate the role... Continue

The young voices of democracy

The young voices of democracy

Since 1947, the Voice of Democracy has been the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW’s) premier scholarship program. Each year, more than... Continue

Preservation Award honorees announced

Preservation Award honorees announced

In keeping with its mission to uphold the historical integrity of the Sonoma Valley, the Sonoma League for Historic Preservation honored... Continue

The cost of freedom

The cost of freedom

Dan Parker remembers the day vividly. He was 14, with his family, visiting the National Cemetery of the Pacific in Honolulu. Stone... Continue

Nine innings, nine bars

Nine innings, nine bars

Steve Brunolli | Sun after dark We were kicking around story ideas last week when my editor uttered four words that would lay the foundation... Continue

Conversations with the candidates

Conversations with the candidates

Susan Gorin takes a break from campaigning to relax in the EDK and chat with us about what has driven her to serve the people of Sonoma... Continue

Sonoma safe harvest

Sonoma safe harvest

Four years ago, Sonoma’s harvest time was clouded by a passionate controversy between local citizens and the agricultural authorities... Continue

Old, new and everything ‘Vintage’

Old, new and everything ‘Vintage’

Mira Dorrance-Bird | Sonoma Valley Sun Summertime in the Sonoma Valley may have officially ended, but the fun continues! Once again,... Continue

Making history at Jack London Park

Making history at  Jack London Park

A longtime environmental advocate, particularly for open space, Tjiska Van Wyk raised funds for nonprofit groups including the Sierra... Continue