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The Dead Legacy

Grateful Dead legacy lives on along North Coast

The Grateful Dead’s footprint on Sonoma County and other North Bay communities will live long after band’s upcoming performances.

Music and Nightlife

Healdsburg Jazz Festival covers a lot of musical ground

The 17th annual festival will fill Healdsburg with the sound of jazz from May 29 - June 7, leaning toward a Latin theme.


Boom time for restaurants in Sonoma County

For the first time ever, people are spending more money at restaurants than at grocery stores. Sonoma County food and drinking establishments are hiring workers at a pace twice as fast as the overall economy.


‘Tomorrowland’ falls short of its promise

Film on the future is Brad Bird’s complaint against the dystopia that is modern culture.


Ten days of fun

Upcoming fun includes the Sonoma County Homebrewers Competition in Petaluma and a few Memorial Day weekend events.

Entertainment Galleries
Bite Club


Actress Meara dies at 85

The actress and comedian, 85, was the mother of Ben Stiller and her comic work with husband Jerry Stiller helped launch a 60-year career in film and TV.

Books and Arts

West county artists open their studios for 21st annual tour

Coming up, visitors will have the chance to meet more than 100 local artists during the June Art at the Source tour.

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