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Jeff Cox

Cox: Tasty Italian food lives on at Napa's Bistro Don Giovanni

The tasty Italian food at Bistro Don Giovanni continues to wow.


‘Planes 2’ better than first (w/video)

Addition of Harris, Holbrook and Studi voices makes film classier.


Lawrence and JoAnn White

Lawrence and JoAnn White celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary at their ranch in Little Lake Valley with family and friends.


Stark restaurant empire built with focus and purpose

Mark and Terri Stark didn’t find one great concept and replicate it. Instead, they opened individual restaurants with a distinct purpose.

Bite Club

Rosemary McCreary

Homegrown: Bold and beautiful vines

Vines can be beautiful and fast-growing problem solvers, but they can also become a mass of tangled twigs and a maintenance hassle.

Lifestyle Galleries


Wine of the week

Natalie West, the Foppiano winemaker behind this week's winner, has what it takes to tame the spirited sirah grape.

Dan Berger

Berger: How to deal with older vintages

Alcohol levels are important when considering older wines.

Home and Garden

Meet Sonoma County Fair's gardening guru

A former baton-twirling champ, successful interior designer and ex-Marine, Chet Wilson has continued his winning ways as longtime president of the Men's Garden Show of Santa Rosa.


From Sonoma Magazine: Russian River reflections

Summers are the stuff of legend for generations of river rats.

Peg Melnik

Wine of the week: Producing a top sauvignon

The duality of the Edna Valley sauvignon blanc makes it a standout.

Michele Anna Jordan

Seasonal Pantry: Enjoying the foods of summer

Inspiring ideas for some favorite seasonal eats.

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