Police protesters smash windows in Oakland (w/video)Protesters smashed business windows on the edge of downtown Oakland and tore ornaments and lights from a large Christmas tree in a protest designed to keep police working on the holiday.
- Armed and dangerous man escapes Northern California jail
- California officials issue caramel apple warning (w/video)
- Hundreds get free Christmas meal in Guerneville
- Police: Petaluma men stole Christmas presents from porches
- Foster kids find comfort, strength at west county animal rescue
- Cloverdale gas station robbed at gunpoint
- Santa Rosa's longtime public works director Moshier retires
- Few regrets as Sonoma Land Tust leader Benson passes the torch
A mentoring program at the Sonoma Humane Society's Forget Me Not Farm teaches foster youths vocational and life skills.
Sam Smith, Dave Matthews, and Craig Ferguson are just some of the performances coming to the Bay Area in the next few months.
A few ideas on where to spend New Year's Eve, and news about several Wine Country restaurants.
New Year's Eve in Wine Country 2014
Where to party like it's 2014 in Wine Country on New Year's
Los Angeles handed the NBA-leading Golden State their second loss at Staples Center in three days on Thursday.
This year showed how sheltered the U.S. economy is from geopolitical and health crises around the world.
Quick takes on the news from The Press Democrat’s editorial writers
Windsor won't retain football coach Amick
Windsor football coach will not return to the Jaguars' sideline.
After taking time off, Jeff Schechtman is back behind the microphone at Napa Valley College.