Jeff Cox

Cox: Looking for comfort? Visit this Hole in the Wall

Sebastopol spot offers not-to-miss simple, modestly priced fare.


‘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.


Pairing: Chardonnay with chowder

Corn and white wine make a delicious summer tradition.

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


Cuban delegation explores local wines

A group of experienced sommeliers is on a six-day tour through Wine Country, intended to help wines from the state gain a foothold in a country where they are seldom seen.

Dan Berger

Berger: What’s in your ‘wine vinegar’

When you buy a bottle of wine vinegar in a supermarket, do you know what’s in it?

Home and Garden

Home and garden news, upcoming events

Fuchsia fans can satisfy their cravings for this longtime garden favorite during the Sebastopol Fuchsia Society's annual sale.


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: A real peach and her pie

There’s a new girl in town and what a treasure she is, a real peach, you might say if you were from the south.

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