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2 hrs ago | Petaluma360

Weekend traditions

You can celebrate Petaluma's agricultural heritage with Butter and Egg Days, or the county's rich seafaring history with the Bodega Bay Fisherman's Festival.

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Related Topix: Petaluma, CA, Agriculture, Science, Bodega Bay, CA, Napa County, CA, Entertainment

6 hrs ago | Petaluma360

IRS: Supervisor candidate Foppiano owes $1.5 million in taxes

Pete Foppiano, a candidate for Sonoma County's 4th District supervisor seat, owes $1.5 million in federal income taxes, according to liens filed against him at the county Recorder's Office.

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Related Topix: Tax, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Healdsburg, CA

Wed Apr 23, 2014

Petaluma360

Man gets life in prison for killing longtime Sonoma County resident

An Oregon man convicted of murdering a longtime Sonoma County resident and nearly killing her husband in 2012 was sentenced to life in prison without parole this week.

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Related Topix: Shasta County, CA, Santa Rosa, CA, Sebastopol, CA

KTVU Oakland

Supervisor Efren Carrillo to testify at peeking trial

Sonoma County Supervisor Efren Carrillo will testify at his misdemeanor peeking trial Thursday after Judge Gary Medvigy Wednesday afternoon denied a defense motion to dismiss the case.

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Related Topix: Santa Rosa, CA

SFGate

Body found in Sonoma County dump

Employees at the Sonoma County Central Disposal Site at 500 Mecham Road called the sheriff's office at 12:50 p.m., reporting that they had found a dead person in a debris pile.

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Bohemian.com

April 26: Festival of Feathers at Santa Rosa's Bird Rescue Center

We see them flying high over the fields, perched on telephone lines or nestled atop tree branches, but the impressive birds of prey that call Sonoma County home are rarely seen up close and personal, until now.

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Related Topix: Santa Rosa, CA

Patch.com

'Don't Drive' Means 'Don't Drive' - 6 Busted in Suspended-License Sting at County Courthouse

Santa Rosa police arrested six men for driving on a suspended license during an undercover court sting Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Santa Rosa, CA, Forestville, CA, Cloverdale, CA

Patch.com

Online K-12 School Offers Free Education Option for Napa, Sonoma County Families

Families in Sonoma and Napa counties interested in a full-time, online K-12 public school option for the 2014-2015 school year can look into the California Connections Academy @ North Bay .

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Related Topix: Napa County, CA

Petaluma360

Sonoma County supervisors approve slate of fee hikes

With scant discussion Tuesday, the Sonoma County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved fee increases for the use of county services and facilities that will generate an additional $4.6 million in annual revenue.

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Related Topix: Bodega Bay, CA, Healdsburg, CA, Cloverdale, CA

Tue Apr 22, 2014

SFGate

Charges filed in 2012 death of Montana infant

A woman who told California authorities she was involved in the death of her 3-month-old daughter in Montana has been charged with felony negligent homicide and other counts.

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KTVU Oakland

Overflow crowd shows up for Sonoma Supervisor's peeking trial

Spectators were turned away Tuesday as the alleged victim took the stand in the trial of Sonoma County Supervisor Efren Carrillo, who is charged with peeking into the woman's windows.

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Related Topix: Sonoma, CA, Santa Rosa, CA

Petaluma360

Students walk in remembrance of Lopez

About two dozen Cook Middle School students whose protest of a 13-year-old boy's killing prompted a lockdown at Elsie Allen High School Tuesday morning have left the campus.

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Related Topix: Violent Crime, Education Etc., Santa Rosa, CA

Petaluma360

Caricature of SR council factored in City Hall closure before Lopez protest

Santa Rosa's decision to close City Hall in advance of a protest over the shooting death of 13-year-old Andy Lopez was made in part because city leaders learned of an image posted on social media depicting City Council members with blood on a wall behind them.

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Related Topix: Violent Crime, Santa Rosa, CA

The Business Journal

Wine Industry Conference Q&A: Tom Bonomi, Classic Wines

Tom Bonomi is president and chief executive officer of Classic Wines, LLC, a portfolio of wine brands and supporting vineyards for TPG co-founder Bill Price.

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Related Topix: Wine, Drink, St. Helena, CA, Yountville, CA, Sonoma, CA, Sebastopol, CA

Petaluma360

Body of man believed to be transient discovered in Healdsburg

The body of a suspected transient was discovered late Monday night along the train tracks near Healdsburg Avenue just north of Powell Street.

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Related Topix: Healdsburg, CA

Mon Apr 21, 2014

The Business Journal

Wine Industry Conference Q&A: Erle Martin, Crimson Wine Group

Erle Martin is president and chief executive officer of Napa-based Crimson Wine Group, a publicly owned producer of fine wines.

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Related Topix: Wine, Drink, Napa, CA

Patch.com

Two Killed, One Injured in Monday Crash That Split Car in Two Near Santa Rosa

Two people were killed but a Santa Rosa man survived early this morning when a vehicle struck a power pole and broke in half in unincorporated Sonoma County south of Santa Rosa, according to the California Highway Patrol.

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Related Topix: Santa Rosa, CA

Petaluma360

Judge indicates arrest statements OK at Carrillo's peeking trial

A judge Monday indicated he would allow recorded arrest statements of Sonoma County Supervisor Efren Carrillo to be used at his pending trial.

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Related Topix: Santa Rosa, CA

The Business Journal

Data show Horizon flights outperforming industry norms

New federal data show each of Horizon Air's four commercial routes involving the Charles M. Schulz - Sonoma County Airport operated at a higher percentage of capacity than the carrier and industry as a whole in 2013, signaling for some that growing demand could encourage Horizon to expand services in the future.

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Related Topix: Santa Rosa, CA, us Travel, Travel

The Business Journal

Employment: Star Staffing moving Healdsburg office to Cloverdale

Star Staffing is relocating its Healdsburg office to Cloverdale to help it address "dynamic business growth as well as client and candidate demands in the region," the Petaluma-based staffing firm said.

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Related Topix: Cloverdale, CA, Healdsburg, CA, Petaluma, CA, Mendocino County, CA, Sonoma, CA

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