Stories from Chris Smith
Smith: Temple burn helps healing in Northern Ireland (w/video)
Burning Man artist David Best helps the healing in Northern Ireland
Smith: Play ball! And never, ever forget
Saturday’s opening day at the Mark West Little League fields was glorious, memorable. And it wasn’t all fun and games.
Miss Sonoma County: Football lineman, future Marine
The Elsie Allen High senior, recently crowned Miss Sonoma County, loves a challenge and is ready to join the armed services.
Smith: Cruz's stance on climate change baffles Sonoma County scientist
Checking of Ted Cruz’s statements by the Washington Post and others led them to Sonoma County physicist Carl Mears.
Smith: Midnight, a star of the Howarth Park pony rides, passes on
The sweet pony, who died on Thursday, delighted little ones for nearly two decades.
Smith: No way the siblings were excluded from this Disneyland trip
Five brothers and sisters in foster care are separated, but not for this week’s journey to the happiest place on Earth
Smith: Monday was Santa Rosa rescue day at Yosemite
Calls for help set Amy Carpenter and Chase Hensley of Santa Rosa running to help a rescued Yosemite National Park hiker, initially spotted by a Santa Rosa family, on Monday.
Smith: Vandals target giant Santa Rosa cross
Vandals appear to have dismantled part of giant cross on east Santa Rosa hillside.
Blinded Windsor teen inspired to keep people safe
Windsor High junior, injured as a baby by daycare worker, driven to serve in public safety.