Put on by the Redwood Gospel Mission and numerous volunteers, the daylong festival at the fairgrounds has become a seasonal bright spot for many of Sonoma County’s struggling residents.
The holidays arrive this year with more than the usual fuss and folderol about Black Friday and Black Friday creep, the trend of stores starting door-buster sales on Thanksgiving itself.
Mahoney, at 11 years old, won a racquetball world title at a tournament in the Dominican Republic.
Santa Rosa Plaza and the Coddingtown Mall allow each store owner to make the decision on whether to be open on Thanksgiving, according to management.
Here are 16 not-to-miss spots for that stiff drink you'll so desperately want after all that family time.
Stay in bed. Find a new book. Take a free hike. If you're not shopping on Black Friday, here's what you can do instead.