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Jeff Cox

Cox: Authentic Thai tradition

Chef Ounpamornchai offers a real taste of Thai noodles at SEA Noodle Bar in Santa Rosa.


USDA: Cost to raise child on the rise

A child born in 2013 will cost on average almost a quarter-million dollars until the age of 18, not including college.


Lawrence and JoAnn White

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


Food fun with fermentation

Farm to Fermentation Festival may qualify as county's first-ever food petting zoo.

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


Business booms for custom crush wineries in Sonoma County

The custom-crush wine industry has greatly expanded in Sonoma County in the past year as newcomers look for quick ways to enter the wine business, and existing wineries seek to boost production.

Dan Berger

Berger: Good merlot doing just fine

Merlot long has been seen as a lower-tannin alternative to cabernet sauvignon.

Home and Garden

Don't get bugged when enjoying your yard

How do we keep insects away from our decks and patios so we can enjoy the outdoors unbugged?


From Sonoma Magazine: Roads to cycle

Have bike and will travel? Here are a few of the Sonoma County roads and trails awaiting your knobby tires.

Peg Melnik

This week's wine picks

A snappy zin and a tasty pinot lead the list of favorites.

Michele Anna Jordan

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