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School gardens take root, Part 2

Posted on November 4, 2011
School gardens take root, Part 2

Dunbar Elementary students harvest peppers in anticipation of the school’s second annual harvest festival Alissa Pearce | Special... Continue

Westamerica Bank supports “Skills for Life” program

Posted on November 3, 2011
Westamerica Bank supports “Skills for Life” program

The No Name Café was the scene for a recent donation in support of Sonoma Valley Teen Services “Skills for Life” program. Westamerica... Continue

School gardens take root

Posted on October 27, 2011
School gardens take root

Alissa Pearce, the Dunbar School garden coordinator, instructs students in how to dig a trench to properly plant asparagus. Alissa... Continue

School district plans for $2.6 million in cuts

Posted on October 13, 2011

The Sonoma Valley Unified School District board met Tuesday evening and was presented with dismal news on the state of the current... Continue

El Verano to expand preschool program

Posted on October 11, 2011
El Verano to expand preschool program

El Verano School’s preschool program is expanding to include more students. The El Verano Preschool program will expand due to funding... Continue

Bambino bonus

Posted on September 21, 2011
Bambino bonus

Prestwood School fifth graders Sydney Boldt and Isabella Albano are excited about the potential to earn a Mary’s bambino pizza gift... Continue

Viva Mexico

Posted on September 21, 2011
Viva Mexico

Adele Harrison Middle School played host last Friday to a merry contingent of dancers and musicians in honor of Mexican Independence... Continue

District will hide ‘unsightly’ solar panels

Posted on September 16, 2011
District will hide ‘unsightly’ solar panels

The school district has developed landscaping plans in response to angry Railroad Avenue residents. In response to criticism from neighbors... Continue

Ryan joins SVHS staff as VP

Posted on September 12, 2011
Ryan joins SVHS staff as VP

Former Altimira teacher Andrew Ryan is thrilled to be a new vice principal at Sonoma Valley High School. He is pictured here with... Continue

Jones inspires mentees

Posted on September 12, 2011
Jones inspires mentees

Alexis Jones, left, spent an afternoon motivating mentees and mentors at the Lodge at Sonoma recently. She is pictured here with mentor... Continue