Homeschooling is the first choice of several parents after the pandemic, and there is a broad discussion about the topic in numerous patenting forums. The most significant concern most parents have about homeschooling is making their children obey them. It is not easy making an uncooperative kid do homework, learn tables and write pages. Make [...]
Petaluma author Carol Treacy draws on her own experiences in new novel.
There’s a distinct charm in antique browsing and buying in a building that is itself an antique. Built in 1926, the neo-classical revival-style American Trust Company building, now Vintage Bank Antiques, dates to the time when banks were the most important buildings in town – and looked the part. It occupies one of the most [...]
In 1990s, SSU professor designed his First Street home with industrial feel, in contrast to trends.
Book launch party for Petaluma icon is Tuesday, Sept. 9, at Hopmonk Tavern.
Bells are ringing – well, one bell in particular – on the Fourth of July. The annual ringing of the historic Putnam-Korbel bell takes place starting at 10:30 on the steps of the Petaluma Historical Museum and Library at Fourth and B streets. Local historians Marshall West and Bill Hammerman will dress in their historic [...]
The Sonoma County Bicycle Coalition’s free Family Bicycling Workshop series offers parents and kids a chance to gain bicycling skills and confidence in a fun, safe and supervised environment. Participants will learn safe cycling strategies and supervised experience riding with traffic. Participants must bring bikes and helmets. The course is offered from 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. [...]
Tap your feet and wiggle your toes at For Art’s Sake, an afternoon of art, music, games, dancing and food benefiting the Petaluma Arts Center. The event runs from noon-4 p.m. Saturday, June 28 at Beaumont Farms, 5580 Red Hill Road. Tickets are $30 and available at the PAC, 230 Lakeville St., 762-5600 or petalumaartscenter.org. [...]
The third annual Kickoff Classic is set for 5-8 p.m. Monday, June 23 at Lagunitas Brewing Company. The event raises money for Tomales High School’s football program and, this year, honors gridiron greats Gary Cheda, Ron Petroni, Andy Bordessa Jr., Joe Lopes, Darren Evans, Chris Ludlow and Kevin Ballatore. Tickets are $25-$30 and include dinner. [...]