Section: Cover Story

To preserve or protect? The battle over large hotels heats up

To preserve or protect?  The battle over large hotels heats up

The group Preserving Sonoma, chaired by Larry Barnett, supports a public vote to decide if Sonoma should limit the size of any new... Continue

Greetings from around the world

Greetings from around the world

I’m writing from a hotel in Bruges, Belgium, where twenty two other recent SVHS graduates, two chaperones and I are enjoying our... Continue

Making an impact

Making an impact

Impact100 members will vote on how to distribute $228,000 to area nonprofits Impact100 Sonoma is a philanthropic organization that... Continue

The uphill climb – Polio no barrier to a life of adventure and wonder

The uphill climb - Polio no barrier to a life of adventure and wonder

Jonathan Farrell | Special to The Sun If you happen to be driving along Highway 12 between Glen Ellen and Sonoma, chances are you... Continue

What’s the worst that can happen? – Our writer goes all out for the story – and gets the part

What’s the worst that can happen? - Our writer goes all out for the story - and gets the part

(by Kira Catanzaro) I grew up performing in community theatre and school plays, aspiring to a career on Broadway. Not pursuing that... Continue

Living the song – Sonoma songwriter gets another shot at Nashville

Living the song - Sonoma songwriter gets another shot at Nashville

Kacy Young is a hardworking surgical technician at Sonoma Valley Hospital, where he experiences the immediacy and poignancy of life.... Continue

Summer Camps 2013

Summer Camps 2013

Sonoma Aquatic Club Youth Water Polo for girls and boys, ages 7-14, of all ability levels, the basic skills and techniques of water... Continue

Earth Day Sonoma: Day on the Plaza

Earth Day Sonoma: Day on the Plaza

Most would agree that every day on this amazing, irreplaceable planet is Earth Day. We’re more aware than ever that the Earth, and... Continue

Project Censored The Movie: Taking a stand against “junk food news”

Project Censored The Movie: Taking a stand against “junk food news”

“Project Censored The Movie,” is a one-hour-long documentary based on Sonoma State University’s sociology course, Project Censored,... Continue

Sonoma’s Gold Medal Veterinarian

Sonoma’s Gold Medal Veterinarian

Sonoma veterinarian, Vallard Forsythe, 51, has booked his plane ticket and is on his way to compete in the U.S. Adult Figure Skating... Continue