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Jeff Cox

Cox: Sebastopol's Vignette like Naples, only better

At Vignette in Sebastopol, you get Italian-style pizza — but with more flavor.

Bite Club

Family

Marin County D.A. offers ice cream for toy guns, video games

Marin County’s top prosecutor said Thursday he hopes to avoid a shooting similar to the one that killed 13-year-old Andy Lopez in Santa Rosa last year by offering to exchange toy guns for free ice cream.

Celebrations

Don and Beth (Kruger) Holden

The Holdens, who first met when they were 4 years old, celebrated 50 years together at a garden party hosted by their kids in Los Gatos.

Food

Making the most of tomato time

Where to find, best ways to eat these seasonal favorites.

Rosemary McCreary

Homegrown: When the tap is turned off

Drought, like any kind of strife and strain, can teach us lessons that we don’t learn during prosperity.

Lifestyle Galleries

Wine

Campovida owners paving their own path to success

The former Fetzer food and wine center in Hopland is now making Rhone- and Italian-inspired wine under the Compovida label.

Dan Berger

Berger: Diversity in contest’s offerings

Judges tasted more than 500 wines during the recent Six Nations Wine Challenge.

Home and Garden

Are you ready for the next quake?

Experts say people are much more likely to be injured by falling or flying objects in an earthquake than die in a collapsed building. So what can a homeowner do to protect themselves and their possessions?

Outdoors

Island life simplifed in Molokai

The 38-mile-long Hawaiian island boasts of short buildings and adventurous travel by pack mule.

Peg Melnik

Inside the Iron Horse Vineyards founders' marvelous life

Co-founders of the Sebastopol winery open up about life as one of Sonoma County's first families of wine.

Michele Anna Jordan

Seasonal Pantry: Nothing like fresh fall corn

A recipe for grilled corn with butter and pepper is a revelation of simplicity and deliciousness.

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