Norma McCorvey, the Jane Roe of the historic Roe v. Wade abortion rights case, lived in Forestville for a time. PD columnist Gaye LeBaron reexamines the local history of McCorvey, now the subject of a new play.
Wistfulness coats our memories of the five drive-ins that served Sonoma County moviegoers until the last drive-in closed in the mid 1980s. PD columnist Gaye LeBaron recounts the local history of the drive-in.
Circuses have been visiting Sonoma County for more than 150 years. As the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus prepares to stage its last shows, PD columnist Gaye LeBaron takes you a trip into the past.
After World War II ended, Sonoma County was a more welcoming place than most when its Japanese-American residents returned from internment camps, a trove of letters on exhibit at Sonoma State reminds us.