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You've got your farmer on speed dial. (BETH SCHLANKER/ The Press Democrat)

THE PRESS DEMOCRAT, THE PRESS DEMOCRAT

Those of us who call Sonoma County home live in the city, the country, along the river, on the ocean and in microclimates that range from cool fog to searing heat. Many of us have deep roots, but even newcomers have strong reasons for relocating here. To celebrate the things that distinguish us, Press Democrat staff and readers have come up with a list that represents a variety of vantage points, some of which disagree.