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  1. Read the fine printRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Ukiah Daily Journal

    ... the traffic tie ups, wrecks, and other problems like those you will find on highways 12 and 101 around Santa Rosa and Sonoma. I think what it comes down to is that building this city in a beautiful rural location is the only way to get the kind of ...

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  2. SCC garden adds more waterwise plantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sonoma Index Tribune

    Robbi Pengelly/Index-Tribune Sonoma Valley High School students Gabby Reed, 17, and Gage Osborne, 17, are using their spring break to intern for the Sonoma Ecology Center's EnrviroLeaders program. On Tuesday morning, they helped with planting in the Waterwise Maloney Family Garden in the front of the Sonoma Community Center.

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  3. Library board seeks student memberRead the original story

    Yesterday | Sonoma Index Tribune

    The Sonoma Valley Library advisory board is accepting applications for a local teenager, in grades 9 to 12, to apply to become a member of the board. Applications are available on the Sonoma County Library website, , and can also be picked up at the library, 755 W. Napa St. in Sonoma.

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  4. Water Symposium to Make a Splash in the HUB on Earth DayRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | GantDaily.com

    ... preservation in Luxor and at the fringes of the Giza Plateau. She has also designed a climate change garden in Sonoma, Calif. Central to all of these projects is an acute awareness of water." Long a source of conflict, control and distribution of ...

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  5. Baseball Dragons blanked by VintageRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Sonoma Index Tribune

    It's been a seesaw offense for the Sonoma Valley High School varsity baseball boys in their last three nonleague home games at Arnold Field, first managing just one run in a seven-inning tie, but losing 9-1 when Acalanes tallied eight runs in the eighth; then pounding out a dozen hits in five innings for a 10-0 rout of Eureka. Facing visiting Vintage Tuesday night, the Dragons were completely shut down offensively, mustering only one hit by sophomore Ethan Vitale and dropping a 5-0 decision.

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  6. Von Gober, Cutting achieve athletic historyRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Sonoma Index Tribune

    Submitted photo The 2014-15 Sonoma Valley High School varsity girls' basketball team, which recently won the school's first outright Sonoma County League girls' title in 31 years, consisted of seniors Sierra Lilly, Alexa Hall, Shelby Camilleri; assistant coach Dino Minatta, junior Heidi Landeros, junior Renee O'Donnell, sophomore Kayla Field, junior Sami Von Gober, sophomore Grace Cutting, junior Bella Bollman, junior Annie Greenslade, junior Emma Stanfield, junior Jenny Eggers, junior Rocky Darnell, head coach Sil Coccia. Not pictured: Assistant coach Sheila Brady.

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  7. Stompers slated for 39 home gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Sonoma Index Tribune

    The Sonoma Stompers recently announced its 2015 Pacific Association of Professional Baseball League schedule of 78 games between June 1, and Aug. 30. They will be hosting 39 home games at Arnold Field, with Pittsburg coming to town for a season-opening three-game series on June 1 through 3. Sonoma's home games on Tuesdays through Fridays start at 6:05 p.m.; Saturday evening's first pitch is 5 p.m.; and Sunday afternoon tilts begin at 1 p.m. The Stompers offer, along with the on-field action, an array of ticket packages, weekly family friendly events and special promotions.

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  8. Stripers and halibut action hotRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Sonoma Index Tribune

    ... be slow, clear and low, all bad things for juvenile salmon migration. Speaking of salmon, the season opener off our Sonoma coast is only a week away. Capt. Rick Powers, of Bodega Bay Sportfishing, is taking party boat reservations for opening week. ...

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  9. Easter opportunities; Film Festival food film update; Vintage '60s...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Sonoma Index Tribune

    Last minute food films during the Sonoma International Film festival: There are only two full-length food lovers' movies in the festival this year, although the last few years they have been very popular with standing-room-only attendance. Here are the remaining screenings Friday and Saturday.

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  10. Murder suspect held without bailRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Sonoma Index Tribune

    ... a prior strike conviction. McNatt was convicted of burglary charges in 1994. According to the complaint filed by the Sonoma County District Attorney, McNatt used a hammer in the slaying that Sheriff's officials are saying happened at a residence in ...

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  11. Hurray for SonomawoodRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Sonoma Index Tribune

    The lack of a tribute movie star at the 18th annual Sonoma International Film Festival didn't dampen the enthusiasm of a full tent of film fans on Wednesday night, March 25, for the opening night reception. In fact the role was ably played by Kate Winslet, resplendent in a red dress and an aloof if bemused expression, holding center stage on a red carpet.

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  12. Creekside Students Install Sonomawood SignRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Sonoma Index Tribune

    Creekside High School students, under the august leadership of Walter Williams, once again applied their magic and put up the SONOMAWOOD sign on the Plaza, where it will remain until the end of the Sonoma International Film Festival on Sunday. Teamwork was essential for the project, as were patience and very good math skills.

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  13. Insurgent' is dauntless, brainlessRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Sonoma Index Tribune

    ... e that demands a climax at the end of every chapter: you can skim it and throw it away. "Insurgent" is showing at the Sonoma 9 Cinemas. Rated PG-13 and running time is 1:59. Visit cinemawest.com .

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  14. Murder charge filed in California body-in-barrel caseRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    ... he did not enter a plea. The blood-stained barrel was covered with a plastic tarp when it was discarded in front of Sonoma's city hall late Friday in California wine country. McNatt was arrested the next day. The Fresno Bee is pleased to provide ...

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  15. Film Festival Opening NightRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Sonoma Index Tribune

    Opening night of the annual Sonoma International Film Festival started with, naturally, an opening night party in the Back Lot tent beside City Hall. Revelers then trotted over to the Sebastiani Theatre for the premiere of Alan Rickman's film "A Little Chaos".

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  16. Marin Voice: Mosquito vote structure is fair, but full disclosure neededRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal

    Dick Spotswood both missed the mark and hit the bull's eye in his column, “Reasons why mosquito district tax should bug voters” . He observed the voting protocol employed by the Marin/Sonoma Mosquito and Vector Control District “is similar to the method permitted by Proposition 218 and used in Ross Valley's controversial flood control parcel tax election.” Governed by California Constitution Article XIIID, section 4 , the mosquito vote is called an “assessment.” Governed by California Constitution Article XIIID, section 6 , the flood fee tax was called a “property-related fee.” The practical difference is profound.

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  17. First-Place UCSD Heads North for Four-Game Series at Sonoma StateRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | UC San Diego Tritons

    The 16th-ranked UC San Diego baseball team will spend the end of its Spring Break in Rohnert Park, flying north on Thursday for a four-game California Collegiate Athletic Association series at rival Sonoma State's Seawolf Diamond. The Tritons head into the weekend alone in first place atop the 11-team standings by a game and a half.

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  18. Sonoma Marin Fairgrounds: A Chess PrimerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Patch.com

    Petaluma Urban Chat has a plan for reuse of the local Fairgrounds, but the new assumptions and tussles still await. I've written often about Petaluma Urban Chat's development of a plan for reuse of the Sonoma Marin Fairgrounds.

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  19. Gay-bashing initiative sparks backlashRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    A group of women with the 1st Congregational Church of Sonoma, Calif., pose for pictures before the start of the 44th annual San Francisco Gay Pride parade Sunday, June 29, 2014, in San Francisco. The lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender celebration and parade is one of the largest LGBT gatherings in the nation.

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  20. Student Habitat Restoration Program Hits 500Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NBC Bay Area

    A student from Novato's Loma Verde Elementary School chops up earth in Sonoma County to plant seeds for oak trees. On a recent day, a battalion of some 50 elementary school students padded down a dirt road in rural Sonoma County, the din of excited voices joining a choir of singing birds and babbling streams.

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