Close to Home
People & Business
Book of Lists
Food & Wine
Home and Garden
A & E
Food & Wine
Towns: Santa Rosa
Walk a labyrinth for quiet New Year’s contemplation
'It takes you to a center place, both literally and metaphorically,' said designer Lea Goode-Harris,
Reader Favorites: Pumpkin Roll for the holidays
Jean Borwn of Santa Rosa has made this holiday dessert for 68 years, using a college friend’s recipe.
Windsor magician keeps his audience guessing
Childhood fascination with sleight-of-hand becomes a profession for Frank Balzerak of Windsor.
After 6 years, Santa Rosa drifter asked to move along
Since 2009, Albert Bruin has been a fixture on Santa Rosa's South A Street. Now his time is up.
First Look: Santa Rosa Seafood Raw Bar and Grill
Owned by a veteran fishmonger, the new Santa Rosa Seafood Raw Bar and Grill takes delicious advantage of the fresh North Coast catch of the day.
Sonoma Latinos Unidos crowns 2015 queen
Rosaura Lugo will serve as the face of nonprofit that supports Latino college students.
Toy Con Santa Rosa, where actors and fans converge
In its third year, Toy and Comic Con expected to draw thousands on Sept. 26.
Feel like a fiesta? Sonoma County’s got three
Celebrate Mexico’s Independence Day Sept. 13 at events in Windsor, Santa Rosa and Sonoma.
First Person: Santa Rosa dance club gave me poise
Catherine Liang shares her love for ballroom dancing.
News briefs from Sonoma County towns
Cloverdale car show; Windsor seeks public art; Bosworths celebrated as Pioneers; Rotary Club reports scholarships, Wonder League and preschool playground work.
Sonoma County kids see nature through a viewfinder
Pepperwood’s summer TeenNat program paired interns with cameras and set them loose.
What I Do: Santa Rosa Circus Maximus clown
As a kid, Krysta Cook was afraid of clowns. Then she found a sweet, silly alternative.
Nature: Tiny lizards blanket Sonoma County
Hatched ‘Blue Bellies’ are nature’s French fries, a favorite snack for birds and predators.
What I Do: Animal doc Pam Wittenberg
Kids learn love, humor and responsibility at Dr. Pam’s Animal Vet Camp.
Santa Rosa comics store becomes ‘nerd haven’
Female fans flock to Comics FTW for Girls With Issues book club.
Sebastopol vintner’s long road back
Ted Elliott opens up about his journey to recovery following a stroke two years ago.
BiteClub: New pho spot, martinis and Reuben-flavored potato chips
Lots of little news nibbles this week to share this week.
Trading her crown for a combat helmet
Reigning Miss Sonoma County Athena Brattin-Cain is leaving her ambassadorship for boot camp with the U.S. Marines.
First Person: Santa Rosa teen’s summer vacation
Leif Baxter encourages other budding scientists to attend Congress in Boston.
Go/Do: 30 things to do in Sonoma County
From zucchini car racing to music, lazy bears, kids’ events and the county fair, there’s plenty to do this week in Sonoma County.
Most Popular Stories
Renowned marine biologist who died in crash was a voice for conservation
Driver, 19, slams into oncoming traffic in fatal 6-vehicle Lakeville Highway crash
After 40 years, ex-cop arrested in Golden State Killer case
Famed Occidental hippie commune on the market for $2.5 million
Reports of erratic driving before major-injury west Santa Rosa crash
Man arrested in 2 Rohnert Park armed robberies