Stories from Bob Padecky

PETALUMAA couple times, when explaining what was going on, Paul Maytorena reached with his right hand and tapped the back of his head.
Legendary wide receiver Cliff Branch lost his house on Stonefield Lane and with it, a wealth of memorabilia from his playing days.
The former big leaguer raced back to his roots upon hearing of the devastation.
Petaluma defeated Casa Grande 20-14 on Saturday in the first Egg Bowl since 2011.
'We made them nervous,' coach Paul Cronin told his players after Cardinal Newman lost to the Central Valley powerhouse.
For Paul Cronin, the best of times happen off the field, not on it.
Sisters Renae and Heidi Moneymaker may not be as well known as Scarlett Johansson or Jennifer Lawrence, but you’ve probably seen them on the big screen.
The Petaluma Panthers will be wearing helmets outfitted with sensors that can track player impacts.
J.R. Todd became the first African-American to win both the Funny Car and Top Fuel competition in NHRA history.
Paul Maytorena, the longtime boss of Casa Grande baseball program, has led his team to No. 1 seed in this season’s North Coast Section tournament.