Events, May 18-25

Author Christopher Moore discusses his latest book, “The Serpent of Venice,” which combines greed, revenge, deception, lust and a giant (but lovable) sea monster. The book talk is from 7-8 p.m. Wednesday, May 21 at Copperfield’s Books, 140 Kentucky St. Visit copperfieldsbooks.com. An exhibit of landscape arts inaugurates the Burdell Building’s IceHouse Gallery, with an [...]

By | May 17th, 2014|News|0 Comments

Time to celebrate butter and eggs

Time to put on your yellow and white gear and turn out for Butter and Egg Days.

By | April 17th, 2014|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Signs of horse-and-buggy days remain

We’re going to explore the last local remnants of the horse-drawn era, a time of livery stables and farriers, horseshoers and ostlers. A time of hitching posts and carriage blocks.

By | April 13th, 2014|News, Uncategorized|1 Comment

Push to preserve historic Silk Mill

With landmark for sale, historian Katherine Rinehart nominates it for 'most endangered' list.

By | March 28th, 2014|News|1 Comment

A dyed-in-the-wool farmer

Gordon Swenson's shearing skills paid for the family farm and opened some surprising doors.

By | March 21st, 2014|News|0 Comments

Dezi Gallegos takes show to SF

Petaluma actor's 'God Fights the Plague' is sold out at the Marsh Theater.

By | February 25th, 2014|News|0 Comments

Up and away in a flying trike

Michael Globensky has been flying hang-gliders and small motorized craft for 40 years

By | January 25th, 2014|News, Uncategorized|3 Comments

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my!

Petaluma antique dealer scores a unique collection of taxidermied zoo animals from an Alabama collector.

By | January 7th, 2014|News|0 Comments

Old toys bring new joys at Past Perfect

'What we love is making it play again, bringing back the noise and the fun,' said owner Don Orlandi.

By | January 5th, 2014|News|0 Comments

The Week in Petaluma, Dec. 29-Jan. 5

The Sons of Italy’s annual New Year's Eve Dinner Dance starts at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 31 at the Petaluma Community Center, 320 N. McDowell Blvd. The evening features no-host cocktails and hors d’oeuvres,  a prime rib and tortellini dinner and dancing to Showcase with a continental breakfast at midnight. Cost is $60, and tickets [...]

By | December 28th, 2013|News|0 Comments