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Volunteers with the North Bay Kiwanis Club offered haircuts, shaves and gifts to those in need.
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A 700-square foot building that survived the flames at one of Sonoma County’s most beloved wineries will house a temporary tasting room and ultimately a memorial to the North Bay fires.
One Sonoma County woman put her detail-oriented skills and social media savvy to work to identify fire victim families, then paired them with a volunteer.
One Petaluma resident said the goal of her holiday display was to create fond memories like the ones from her childhood for other families.
'As we do with earthquakes and floods, our goal should be to reduce the damage when wildfires arrive, not pretend we can prevent them from happening at all.'
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