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Summer Arts & Entertainment

Complete guide to North Coast summer events

Make your plans, June-Sept., for festivals, fairs, music, art, plays, family events and free shows.

Jeff Cox

Cox: Terrapin Creek still the star in Bodega Bay

The hospitable restaurant is only one of three in Sonoma County to win a Michelin Star for 2015.

Bite Club
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Family

10 budget-friendly places to take the kids this summer

With the dog days of summer still looming, here are a few places to keep the kids busy on the cheap.

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Anniversaries

Marlene and Gary Knivila

Marlene and Gary Knivila of Santa Rosa celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with a dinner party at the Francis Ford Coppola Winery.

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Food

Cox: Terrapin Creek still the star in Bodega Bay

The hospitable restaurant is only one of three in Sonoma County to win a Michelin Star for 2015.

Lifestyle Galleries
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Wine

Sonoma wine and fireworks: Dr. Calamari’s bright idea

Winery sleuth Jake Lorenzo, a creation of Fetters Hot Springs author Lance Cutler, recalls a July 4th full of wine, food and an only-in-Sonoma fireworks show.

Dan Berger

Berger: Adjusting wine expectations with climate change

The effects of global climate change appear to be a slight increase in the average daily temperature of fine wine-growing regions.

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Home and Garden

Drought pushing critters, pests closer to people

How to protect your home from wild animals looking for food, water amid the drought.

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Outdoors

Regional Parks trails challenge rewards hikers

Those who trek five or more Sonoma County Regional Parks trails between now and November are eligible to receive a few free perks.

Peg Melnik

Wine of the week

Gundlach Bundschu chardonnay is rooted in playfulness.

Michele Anna Jordan

Seasonal Pantry: How to use ancient, evocative bay

Bay leaves fills a hole in simple dishes with its strong flavoring.

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