Eloisa Gonzalez - Staff Reporter

Staff Reporter at The Press Democrat


The Latest Stories By Eloisa Gonzalez

As federal immigration authorities extend a key Obama-era program, young undocumented immigrants are girding for an uncertain future.
Although firefighters made a stand at St. Rose Catholic School during the Tubbs fire, the campus underwent a major renovation after it flooded two weeks later.
The 54-year-old man was booked into jail on suspicion of driving drunk and evading deputies.
Nearly 125 Santa Rosa Junior College students quit school and another 290 dropped one or more classes in the weeks after the wildfires.
A fact finder assigned by the state Public Employees Relations Board recommends the district increase teacher pay and health care benefits, although district maintains it doesn’t have the money.
The tentative deal calls for increases in both salaries and health benefits for Santa Rosa City School teachers.
The 430 students in grades 7-12 had been split at two campuses since October.
Santa Rosa City Schools teachers vote in favor of a new labor contract, ending nearly two years of negotiations.
'It feels nice to be back and have a real desk again, and to see my friends and be back to normal,' said fourth-grader Caden Herring.
Roseland Public Schools and Cotati-Rohnert Park Unified were among 447 school districts recognized across the U.S. and Canada.
Books will be handed out to fire victims during the Welcome Roseland Community Celebration Jan. 20.
Her message was simple: The University of California is accessible, affordable and welcoming, including to low-income and first-generation college students.
Santa Rosa could see up to 3 inches of rain, while coastal hills could get 4 inches.
Three months after fire tore through the Anova school for autistic kids and young adults at the Luther Burbank Center, students are set to return to school on Monday.
The part-time actor died after crashing into a tree off the beginner's slope at Heavenly Ski Resort last week.
'It’s a new start, a new life,' said new mom Brittany Cardenas of Santa Rosa who said she had a hunch her son would be born on New Year's Day.
A Lakeport man died after his car drifted into the path of an oncoming big rig on Petrified Forest Road near Calistoga.
Linda Tunis, who died in her home at Journey’s End mobile home park, had moved to Santa Rosa earlier this year to be closer to her daughter.
Sharon Robinson quilted, weaved and painted, and her work was featured in magazines, national and international competitions and museums, including the Smithsonian.
An accomplished flutist who played in several orchestras, Lynne Anderson Powell was a bright and caring go-getter, family members said.
Carmen Berriz, 75, married her childhood sweetheart from Cuba and the couple traveled the world together.
Many Sonoma County organizations and businesses offer winter break camps, providing parents options for child care while school is out.
The latest conviction stems from an August incident in which the man was found to be driving with a blood alcohol content that was twice the legal limit.
It is unclear what triggered the Thursday evening attack at Lola's Market, but it doesn't appear to be gang related, say police.
Santa Rosa Junior College allowed the president of the Academic Senate to return to work Friday.