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  1. How to navigate Wine Country like a proRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | SFGate

    Heading to Northern California's Wine Country? Here are some tips and ideas for what to do - and what NOT to do. Heading to Northern California's Wine Country? Here are some tips and ideas for what to do - and what NOT to do.

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  2. North Bay cops probing sticky-trap bank robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | SFGate

    Police in the North Bay are investigating a series of burglaries in which desperate thieves used a peculiar tool: a sticky trap of the type used to snare mice and other pests. The trap is attached to the end of a string and lowered into a bank's night deposit box in a bid - often unsuccessful, police say - to fish out other people's cash or checks.

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  3. Man threatens Petaluma pizza workers with baseball batRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | SFGate

    Police are looking for a man who allegedly tried to use a baseball bat to settle a dispute over cash that disappeared from a tip jar at a Petaluma pizza restaurant. The incident happened around 1:45 a.m. Saturday at the New Yorker Pizza & Restaurant at 3 Petaluma Blvd. North, police said.

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  4. Man who waved gun at bar dies in crash after chase by deputyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | SFGate

    A man who waved a gun around at the Washoe House bar in Petaluma Monday evening ended up dying in a car crash after being chased by police after the incident. A man waving a gun at a Sonoma County bar died after he crashed his car while fleeing from a sheriff's deputy, authorities said.

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  5. Ex-coach vindicated in high school sexual hazing caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | SFGate

    A former high school football coach was vindicated Thursday and awarded a hefty sum in a wrongful termination suit after he was fired for reporting players' sexual hazing and then further defamed by the diocese that ran the Catholic school, his lawyers said. After a two-week trial, a Sacramento Superior Court jury found in favor of Chris Cerbone on all claims and awarded him $4 million for wrongful termination from St. Patrick-St.

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  6. Bay Area ice cream maker leaves town with delightfully epic rantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | SFGate

    Cremeux Ex Machina stopped selling at local farmers' market last fall , saddening many frozen dessert fans who will miss their farm-fresh flavors , like cherry-vanilla gelato and raspberry-mint sorbetto. Owners Alex Saneski and Jenny Ko embraced the Bay Area's eat-local mentality in a big way , but they are saying goodbye to their Petaluma farm-based creamery and decamping for Southern California.

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  7. Water, water everywhere at CamelBak in PetalumaRead the original story

    Friday Mar 6 | SFGate

    Camelbak specializes in hydration products, and its headquarters reflects that. From top: One of Camelbak's water reservoirs hangs on display; water hose nozzles are in a lab.

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  8. 3 Bay Area concerts to check out, March 5-8Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | SFGate

    Bettye LaVette: LaVette's warm alto, unique phrasing and soulful delivery transform the rock, country and pop standards she covers into something special. Her renditions always reveal new aspects of familiar songs, filling them with emotional nuances and a trembling intensity that's often only hinted at in the original versions.

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  9. 3 suspects in Santa Rosa sex-slave case plead not guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | SFGate

    The main residence at 3555 Stony Point Road where the woman was allegedly held and then escaped Thursday February 26, 2015. Three men have been arrested for assaulting a 22 year old woman who allegedly was held against her will at a rural Santa Rosa, Calif address.

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  10. Amy's Kitchen bringing healthy fast food to Rohnert ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | SFGate

    It seems like we've been waiting forever for the debut of the long-promised Amy's Kitchen in Rohnert Park. As reported more than two years ago in Inside Scoop, the Petaluma-based maker of natural/organic packaged foods was readying to open its first-ever eatery, a stylish fast food shop near the Graton Resort & Casino and Home Depot at the southwest corner of Wilfred Avenue and Redwood Drive.

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  11. 3 men appear in court in Santa Rosa sex-slave caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | SFGate

    Three men accused of holding a woman captive for weeks in a home near Santa Rosa while one sexually assaulted her made their first court appearance Friday after Sonoma County prosecutors filed a raft of felony charges. Jose Angel Barajas-Mireles , 34, the purported mastermind, was charged with 13 counts including rape by force, sodomy by force, forced oral copulation, false imprisonment and conspiracy.

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  12. Woman, 84, found slain in her home in PenngroveRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | SFGate

    A red 1995 Lexus SC400 similar to this one is missing from the home of Olga Mary Dinelli, 84, who was found dead in her Penngrove home. An 84-year-old woman was found dead in her Penngrove home, the apparent victim of a homicide, Sonoma County sheriff's officials said Friday.

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  13. 3 arrests in case of woman held captive for months in Santa RosaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | SFGate

    Three men were arrested Wednesday in connection with the sexual assault of a 22-year-old woman who was held captive for months near Santa Rosa, authorities said. Jose Angel Barajas-Mireles , 34, of Santa Rosa was booked at Sonoma County Jail on suspicion of aggravated sodomy, aggravated oral copulation and aggravated rape.

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  14. Man killed in Petaluma-area car wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | SFGate

    A man was killed on Saturday when a gray sedan apparently rolled over and landed by the side of the road east of Petaluma, the Highway Patrol said.

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  15. Woman says she was kidnapped, held captive in Santa RosaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | SFGate

    The Sonoma County Sheriff's Office detained several people Thursday as they investigated a woman's assertions that she was kidnapped, held captive and sexually abused for three weeks in Santa Rosa, officials said. On Wednesday, the woman went to the Petaluma Police Department and told officers that she had been kidnapped three weeks before, held against her will and sexually abused by her captors.

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  16. Menlo College latest school to drop football programRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | SFGate

    Bryce Howard and Jake Fohn have played their last football game at Menlo College, which has dropped the sport. From left, running back Jake Fohn , offensive tackle Bryce Howard , and wide receiver Daniel Jones stand beside the football field at Menlo College in Atherton on February 12, 2015.

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  17. Jesse Freitas, former Stanford and Chargers quarterback, found...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | SFGate

    Jesse Freitas, a former Stanford quarterback who played pro football for the San Diego Chargers and later struggled with mental illness, was found dead in the back of a car in Petaluma, authorities said Wednesday. The 63-year-old was found just before 5 p.m. Sunday in a neighborhood in the city where he had been living for several decades.

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  18. M.O. Walsh: True story of girl's assault stuck with novelistRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | SFGate

    M.O. Walsh 's debut novel, "My Sunshine Away," is part coming-of-age story and part mystery. The narrator looks back on his years growing up around Lindy, his infatuation with her and how her attack changed the lives of a community.

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  19. Seen him? Petaluma police hunt for bank robberRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | SFGate

    The suspect in a Petaluma bank robbery is described as a white man wearing a black knit cap, sunglasses, black T-shirt, khaki pants and white shoes. The suspect in a Petaluma bank robbery is described as a white man wearing a black knit cap, sunglasses, black T-shirt, khaki pants and white shoes.

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  20. Bistro 100 keeps it 100 in downtown PetalumaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | SFGate

    For the past seven years, chef Garrett Adair has run his own Chef Adair-Private Chef Services company, focusing on organic and sustainable produce hand-picked from local farms, all natural meats, sustainable fish, free range poultry, and grass fed dairy products. Now, the Sonoma County resident can add "restaurant owner" to his resume.

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