5 hrs ago
Familiar name to lead Rohnert Park council
The son of Rohnert Park's first mayor and longest serving city manager will take the City Council's helm next year.
12 hrs ago
"The Jewish Nutcracker." A takeoff on the traditional holiday play scored by Tchaikovsky, which starts with a modern-day Hanukkah party.
20 hrs ago
A Choral Christmas
There's nothing like the soaring, four-part harmonies of a choir to capture the wonder and joy of the holiday season.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
The local grocery closed its doors for good in 2011, even before a judge ruling in favor of environmental and living-wage groups temporarily halted the neighboring big box store's expansion.
'Scrooge: The Musical' runs ThursdaySunday, Nov. 29Dec. 22, at Spreckels Performing Arts Center.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Teen found unconscious at Montgomery High still in induced coma
Maria Carrillo student Keith Lutter, 15, remained at Children's Hospital Oakland on Tuesday, more than a week after he was found seriously injured on the ground at Montgomery High School.
Little Theater - Not So Little
Well, "little theater ," ain't always all that little. I had the great good fortune over the weekend to attend two really fine, theater productions.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Suspect Arrested in Nov. 14 Petaluma Shooting
Petaluma Police say they know who shot a Rohnert Park 20-year-old in the back last month in a Petaluma parking lot, and they say the shooting happened during a drug deal.
The Business Journal
Bay Equity opens Rohnert Park branch
Bay Equity Home Loans has opened a new branch in Rohnert Park, its fourth in the North Bay, part of what the San Francisco-based lender Monday said is continued growth through the western United States and a broader shift from mortgage refinances to home purchases.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
An onslaught of holiday leftovers
It's the end of a week of epic eating for America's Jews, who faced a once-in-every-70,000-years holiday mash-up.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Two hospitalized after fiery crash in Rohnert Park
Two people were taken to the hospital late Friday after a single-vehicle collision west of Rohnert Park left a car in flames.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Black Friday - Baah! Humbug
Hey! Why fall pray to the "Black Friday," hype? The goods will still be there the following week and those bargains are often such a shuck-and-jive.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
The Business Journal
Questions for North Bay distillers on direct-to-consumer sales
Several Sonoma County distillers responded to the North Bay Business Journal 's inquiry regarding the passage of Assembly Bill 933, which as of Jan. 1 will allow California distilleries to charge for tasting in the same fashion as a winery or brewery, and prospects for sales directly to consumers.
2 arrests in pot bust on I-80 near NV-CA line
Two California men have been arrested on drug charges after state troopers found more than 68 pounds of marijuana in their rental truck after pulling them over on U.S. Interstate 80 near the California-Nevada line.
City awaits casino money
If money won is twice as sweet as money earned, then Petaluma receiving money from the Graton Resort & Casino for police mitigation may not be so sweet.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Marin Independent Journal
Marin County milestones for the week of Nov. 24, 2013
Sean O'Brien of San Rafael was featured in the role of Charlie Dalrymple in the Spreckles Theater Company's production of "Brigadoon" at the Spreckles Performing Arts Center in Rohnert Park.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
2 Arrested After High-Speed Chase Near Graton Casino In Rohnert Park
Two men were arrested after a high-speed chase that began near the newly opened Graton Resort and Casino in Rohnert Park early Thursday morning, according to police.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Fresno couple arrested in string of Sonoma County burglaries
A Fresno couple suspected of stealing high-end bicycles and expensive tools in a string of commercial burglaries throughout southern Sonoma County was arrested Wednesday in Cotati, police said.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Sing-Along Messiah, December 21
Santa Rosa, Calif., November 19, 2013-The thirty-third annual Redwood Empire Sing-Along Messiah will be held on Saturday, December 21 at 7:30 p.m. at the Spreckels Performing Arts Center, 5409 Snyder Lane, Rohnert Park.
Distrust brewing over tribe's land
Despite repeated promises from the Dry Creek Band of Pomo Indians not to build a casino on 277-acres of land south of the city, many Petalumans remain worried that a recent federal land application from the tribe may be a hidden attempt at Indian gaming.