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Funny cars & charity: Ron Capps joins Sonoma’s racing hall of fame

Posted on July 14, 2015
Funny cars & charity: Ron Capps joins Sonoma's racing hall of fame

Ron Capps burning out at the Southern Nationals in 2012 (J. Michael Raby – CC NC ND 2.0) Ron Capps is a Funny Car legend at Sonoma. Capps... Continue

Napa & Sonoma winery customers victims of cybercrime

Posted on July 13, 2015
Napa & Sonoma winery customers victims of cybercrime

Martinelli Winery in Windsor is one of many wineries where customers were victims of a cybercrime (Kelly the Deluded, CC BY NC 2.0) Have... Continue

Special Olympics torch in Sonoma on Monday

Posted on July 11, 2015
Special Olympics torch in Sonoma on Monday

The official torch of the Special Olympics World Games, on its way to the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, will wind through Sonoma... Continue

Reading help, and a cuddle – call in the therapy dogs

Posted on July 11, 2015
Reading help, and a cuddle – call in the therapy dogs

“Thank you for bringing Fenway!” exclaims an elementary student at El Verano, waving goodbye to a big brown Labrador. “He makes... Continue

A geezer’s lament

Posted on July 11, 2015
A geezer’s lament

When I first landed in Sonoma I met a guy named Brady Brady, who was a friend of Stanley Mouse, who knew Earl LeClaire the chef from... Continue

Project roadway

Posted on July 10, 2015
Project roadway

What do you do when chaos arrives at your doorstep in the form of PG&E trucks, hot asphalt, a sea of orange cones and a chorus... Continue

La Luz seeking volunteers for Noche fundraiser

Posted on July 10, 2015
La Luz seeking volunteers for Noche fundraiser

La Luz Center is seeking volunteers for its annual Noche fundraiser. This years theme is Latin – Noche Latina – and will... Continue

Tesconi steps down from County Farm Bureau

Posted on July 10, 2015
Tesconi steps down from County Farm Bureau

Comments from Tim Tesconi, the outing executive of the Sonoma County Farm Bureau: “The bureau will soon hire a new executive... Continue

Red & White Ball seeking volunteers

Posted on July 9, 2015
Red & White Ball seeking volunteers

The infamous Red & White Ball, a fundraiser for the Sonoma Valley Education Foundation, is seeking volunteers. The event takes... Continue

Developmental Center hearing; County wants out from under Vets hall; and Quips from the Raceway

Posted on July 9, 2015
Developmental Center hearing; County wants out from under Vets hall; and Quips from the Raceway

The state’s Department of Developmental Services will hold a public meeting on the transformation of Sonoma Developmental Center... Continue