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As a new trustee of the Sonoma County Board of Education, I had the privilege of attending a recent graduation ceremony at the Wells Fargo Center of 37 students who had been at high risk of not finishing high school.
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Cast your ballot in this contest for the ugliest little thing you've ever seen. Gather 'round: Online voting has commenced for the 25th Annual World's Ugliest Dog contest ! Of course, "online voting" doesn't mean jack.
Just hours after a wind-driven grassfire destroyed several outbuildings and triggered evacuations of several rural neighborhoods near Petaluma, a request to add another day of fireworks sales next month died before the City Council.
A wind-swept fire burned about 19 acres of pastureland on the western outskirts of Petaluma on Monday, consuming several outbuildings but barely missing more than a dozen adjacent homes.
A fire that appears to have started in a barn on Thompson Lane at around 3:30 p.m. spread rapidly Monday afternoon in heavy winds that were gusting close to 30 miles per hour.
A wind-driven brush fire that has engulfed eight buildings and spread over 25 to 30 acres on rural property northwest of Petaluma has forced authorities to order evacuations in the area.
Strong winds brought down a tree on B Street between 10th and Spring streets early Monday afternoon.
When Gary "Zach" Zacharatos first returned to San Francisco after a four-year deployment during the Vietnam War in 1972, he didn't sleep well.
Less-than-lovely dogs will receive special recognition at this year's World's Ugliest Dog contest at the Sonoma-Marin Fair in Petaluma.
Lewis Sprague drove to the Sonoma Airport to fly his model airplane, then went to Round Table Pizza in Sonoma with his friends for lunch, police reported When he left he stated he was going to a hobby store in Rohnert Park or Petaluma to look at other model airplanes.
Petaluma City Council members will tackle a half-dozen potentially thorny issues at their meeting Monday night, including adding another day of fireworks sales in July.
A Petaluma man who traveled to downtown San Jose on Wednesday believing he was going to have sex with a young girl and physically abuse her was arrested in a sting operation, according to the Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office.
Work to convert Petaluma Boulevard South from a four-lane to a two-lane road, also known as the "road diet," reached near completion this week.