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  1. Back to the Future at 30: A Guide to the Movie's L.A. LocationsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | LA Weekly

    ... revisited Back to the Future 's original shooting locations and spoke with Gale about how L.A. became Hill Valley. Petaluma in Sonoma County was seriously considered for Hill Valley, but factors such as buying out businesses, replacing modern day ...

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  2. Deformed mutt is crowned World's Ugliest DogRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    Petaluma, Calif. a A 10-year-old mutt named Quasi Modo, whose spinal birth defects left her a bit hunchbacked, is the winner of this year's World's Ugliest Dog contest.

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  3. SCHURTER Inc. Announces Retirement of Founder and Management ChangesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | US Tech

    SCHURTER Inc, founded in 1982 in Petaluma, California will change management effective July 1, 2015. Bruno H. Schurter, President & CEO will retire after 33 years of heading up the privately held company, which is a subsidiary of SCHURTER Holding AG, founded in 1933 in Lucerne, Switzerland.

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  4. Back to the Future at 30: A Guide to the Movie's L.A.'s LocationsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | LA Weekly

    ... revisited Back to the Future 's original shooting locations and spoke with Gale about how L.A. became Hill Valley. Petaluma in Sonoma County was seriously considered for Hill Valley, but factors such as buying out businesses, replacing modern day ...

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  5. World's ugliest dog contest: See the monstrous mutts competing in the anti-CruftsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    With his shortened spine that gives him the look of a hyena , Quasi Modo isn't everyone's idea of the perfect pet . Downright hideous hounds from around the globe with faces only their owners could love came together in the anti-beauty contest for pups as part of the Sonoma-Marin Fair in Petaluma, California last week.

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  6. Deformed mutt is crowned Worlda s Ugliest DogRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | KDWN

    ... three-judge panel in several categories, including special or unusual attributes, personality and natural ugliness. PETALUMA, Calif. (AP) - A 10-year-old mutt named Quasi Modo, whose spinal birth defects left her a bit hunchbacked, is the winner of ...

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  7. Deep-sea bristlemouth emerges as the most numerous vertebrate in the biosphereRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... gets close," said Peter C. Davison, a fish scientist at the Farallon Institute for Advanced Ecosystem Research, in Petaluma, California. "There are as many as a dozen per square metre of ocean." The bristlemouths are a rapacious family of deep-sea ...

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  8. Petaluma Man Nabbed For Alleged Vehicle Theft After High-Speed PursuitRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Sonoma County sheriff's deputies arrested a Petaluma man on suspicion of vehicle theft and multiple other offenses Friday after a pursuit and search with a police dog, a sheriff's sergeant said. The black Chevrolet truck with out of state plates was stolen Friday in Rohnert Park and was being tracked by the OnStar tracking system in the Sonoma Valley area, Sgt.

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  9. Meet the World's Ugliest DogRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | MSN Living

    Each year the world's most aesthetically unappealing canines compete in the World's Ugliest Dog contest, held at the Sonoma-Marin Fair in Petaluma, California, U.S. The contest judges the participants on the basis of first impression, unusual attributes, natural ugliness, personality and audience impression.

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  10. High-speed chase in a stolen truck lands Petaluma man in jailRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Sonoma Index Tribune

    A Petaluma man is in jail on $70,000 bail on a veritable laundry-list of charges after a high-speed chase through Sonoma Friday evening. Sgt. Spencer Crum, with the Sonoma Police Department, said that around 8:30 p.m. Friday, the Sheriff's Office was notified by OnStar that it had a hit on a stolen vehicle out of Tennessee, and that the vehicle, a black Chevy Silverado, was in the vicinity of Highway 12 and Fetters.

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  11. The World's Ugliest Dog Is a Hunchbacked Mutt Named Quasi ModoRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KHEY-AM El Paso

    The annual World's Ugliest Dog pageant went down in Petaluma, California on Friday. And the winner is certainly deserving .

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  12. 2015s Worlds Ugliest Dog CrownedRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KZBB-FM Fort Smith

    Quasi Modo, a female 10-year-old pit bull-Dutch shepherd mix who is a short-spined mixed-breed dog from Florida, was named the 2015 World's Ugliest Dog contest at the Sonoma-Marin Fair in Petaluma, California on Friday for epitomizing "excellence in ugliness." [ SOURCE ] The judges score the dogs on first impressions, unusual attributes, natural ugliness, personality and audience impression, according to the event's website.

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  13. Jazz fest: Nels Cline - the complete conversationRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Canada.com

    ... But I had never heard of Julian. it also turned out that I had met him quite casually outside the Mystic Theatre in Petaluma, California, after my band the Singers had opened for Charlie Hunter's trio. And he had gone to this concert with his dad ...

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  14. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | News Times

    Quasi Modo wins top honors in the World's Ugliest Dog Contest at the Sonoma-Marin Fair on Friday, June 26, 2015, in Petaluma, Calif. Quasi Modo's owners, who travelled from Florida to compete, will receive $1500.

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  15. Marin Voice: SMART should look at smarter spendingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... improvements. The $20 million in “Small Starts” can then be redirected towards improving SMART in Petaluma by opening the North Petaluma station at McDowell Boulevard. That location in the heart of north Petaluma has thousands of ...

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  16. Newly Crowned World's Ugliest Dog is from Palm Beach CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Broward-Palm Beach

    ... This was the 27th annual contest of World's Ugliest Dog, which is held at the Sonoma-Marin Fairgrounds in Petaluma. The contest, which goes out of its way to celebrate ugliness in man's best friend, is decided by a three-judge panel in various ...

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  17. Deformed mutt crowned ugliest dogRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | WFMD-AM Frederick

    ... owner, a disabled veteran, of the problem, her biography said. The contest, held at the Sonoma-Marin Fairgrounds in Petaluma, is in its 27th year. The dogs are scored by a three-judge panel in several categories, including special or unusual ...

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  18. Your travel specialist on: The Farmhouse InnRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... an ideal location for a few days away. Just an hour from San Francisco. Easy to get to, 101 to River Road just past Petaluma. Owned by a fifth generation vineyard family. There are 100 wineries within 15 minutes of the Inn. They can arrange private ...

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  19. Positively Petaluma Welcomes Petaluma Wine! Contributor Sherrie PerkovichRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    We are very excited to start our new Petaluma Wine! column . We welcome our first wine contributor Sherrie Perkovich.

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  20. Quasi Modo -- The World's Ugliest Dog 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PetsLady.com

    If beauty is in the eye of the beholder then so is ugly. A panel of three judges at the 27th World's Ugliest Dog contest in Petaluma, California got together on Friday and declared Quasi Modo, a Pit Bull/Dutch Shepherd mix, the ugliest dog in the world.

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