When grace lifts up homeless

COTS spells salvation to people on the brink -- including its new manager.

By | June 15th, 2013|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Old Redwood Highway: Penngrove, poultry boomtown

Bill McCarter opened his 'Electric Hatchery' in 1927 at 5701 Old Redwood Highway in Penngrove. Today, it is an official Sonoma County Landmark.

By | May 11th, 2013|News, Uncategorized|1 Comment

12 Dancing Princesses premieres May 18

Students from The O'Brien Center will perform the full-length ballet based on the Brothers Grimm fairy tale as part of a dancers' showcase.

By | May 6th, 2013|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Week in Petaluma, May 5-12

A series on living with diabetes starts this week, along with a presentation on value creation at the Science Buzz Cafe, a 35th anniversary benefit for PEP Housing, the Old Adobe's Living History Day, the Great Petaluma Chili Cook-off, Salsa and Beer Tasting, a chance to go in-depth at Shollenberger Park and the Friends of the Petaluma Library's spring book sale.

By | May 4th, 2013|Uncategorized|1 Comment

Looking Back, May 5, 1913

Take a look back at what was happening in Petaluma a century ago.

By | May 4th, 2013|Events, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Casa’s Gongora receives PD Youth Service Award

Casa Grande High School student Jhordy Gongora was one of 10 Sonoma County High School seniors honored Wednesday, May 1 at the Press Democrat’s 25th annual Community Youth Service Awards. Students were chosen for their leadership and community contributions. Gongora, a member of the Petaluma Youth Commission, has been dancing with Chan Kahal, a Yucatecan [...]

By | May 2nd, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Spotted in Petaluma: Landing a big bass

Nick Wilkinson of Santa Rosa snagged a 15-pound, 30-inch striped bass in the Petaluma River.

By | March 30th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Week in Petaluma, March 31-April 7

Interesting things upcoming this week in the city by the river: Tech N9ne, a talk on extremophiles, how to have healthier families, a Taize service, a Pickleball clinic, the Mad Hatter Ball and a family bird walk.

By | March 29th, 2013|Events, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Looking Back, March 17, 1913

Take a look back at what was happening in Petaluma a century ago.

By | March 16th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Week in Petaluma, Feb. 3-10

Hey kids, take a look, this class is for you. Meret Piderman offers sewing classes for kids 8-12. You’ll have a chance to upcycle an old sweater and pair of jeans into a skirt, bag and toys and learn a variety of stitches. The class, for all experience levels, is from 3:30-5 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. [...]

By | February 2nd, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments