|Walk Your Dog For a Cause |
Annual Mutt Strut on Sept. 29 includes games, prizes and fun to raise money for Rohnert Park Animal Shelter. Read more...
Posted: Monday, September 24, 2012 1:42 pm
|Marathon Supports Local Families|
This year’s Santa Rosa Marathon is increasing its positive community impact by donating a portion of its proceeds to two local nonprofits: NAMI of Sonoma county and the Redwood Empire Food Bank. In addition, the marathon will donate 1,000 jars of peanut butter to the food bank, but public support is needed to make the commitment a reality. Read more...
Posted: Tuesday, August 21, 2012 1:45 pm
|Fun “Fruities” Easy as 1-2-3|
Summer is here, before you grab a sugary soda to quench your child’s thirst, here are some quick and easy fresh fruit coolers that will satisfy and be a healthy alternative. Read more...
Laurie Figone - Posted: Monday, August 20, 2012 2:01 pm
|Keeping Kids Safe in the Water|
Kids love nothing better than cooling off in the water on a hot summer day. But refreshing fun can quickly turn to disaster if safety precautions aren’t followed. Read more...
Posted: Monday, July 23, 2012 2:00 pm
|Get Ready to Boogie in Cloverdale|
There’s more than the usual great fresh local produce, meats, arts and crafts at the Cloverdale Farmers Market, on July 20 visitors can also enjoy a charismatic performance by Tom Rigney and Flambeau during the weekly Friday Night Live at the Plaza Concert Series. Read more...
Posted: Monday, July 16, 2012 2:00 pm
Carnival Makes a Splash
Last year's barrel races were a popular part of the event.
Thousands expected for annual water parade and festivities. Read more...
Posted: Monday, July 9, 2012 2:01 pm
Spring has sprung, grasses are are growing high and tick-bourn illnesses are on the rise. This is the prime season for tick activity, protect yourself and loved-ones with these helpful facts. Read more...
Posted: Monday, July 2, 2012 2:01 pm
You are invited to help Windsor celebrate 20 years of incorporation at The History of the Town of Windsor, The Musical. Read more...
Posted: Tuesday, June 19, 2012 3:45 pm
|A Bounty of Summer Savings|
Summer presents many reasons for celebration, not the least of which is scoring great deals on some essentials. Here are some best buys to consider. Read more...
Posted: Monday, June 4, 2012 12:20 pm
|Keep Kids Busy with Boys & Girls Club Daycamps |
It’s the second week of June, school’s been out for a couple of weeks and the kids are starting to get bored. What’s a parent to do? Check out the bevy of day camps offered through the Boys and Girls Club with locations through out the county. Read more...
Posted: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 12:13 pm
|Summer Splash Time|
School’s out for the summer, the sun is breaking through the fog and the kids are bored; it’s time to take a splash at the local pool! Pack up the towels and sunscreen and find some relief at these great local get-away spots. Read more...
Posted: Wednesday, May 23, 2012 12:49 pm
|Time Magazine creates controversy over attachment parenting|
The recent Time Magazine story on Attachment Parenting featuring a cover photo of a mother breastfeeding her nearly 4-year-old son has set off a firestorm of controversy – not so much over whether attachment parenting is a healthy child rearing alternative, but more over whether Time Magazine is sensationalizing the issue by it’s choice of images. Read more...
Posted: Friday, May 18, 2012 10:48 am
The Golden Gate Festival, the celebration of the 75th Anniversary of the Golden Gate Bridge. Read more...
Posted: Wednesday, May 16, 2012 2:01 pm
| Test Your Chess |
Sonoma County’s Annual Scholastic Chess Tournament. Fun for first time participants and seasoned players. Read more...
Posted: Monday, May 7, 2012 2:00 pm
|My First Fondant|
When Kim Morgan created a beautiful birthday cake for her daughter Mattie she posted pictures of it on Facebook. Enthusiastic friends wondered “What made Kim decide to try fondant and what were her secrets to success?”. Read more...
Posted: Thursday, May 3, 2012 2:00 pm
|Meet Local Mom Jennifer DeCastro Family, Football and the NFL Draft|
There’s a swirling of red around us, at the Stanford Grove last fall, and it’s nearly time for the ‘boys’ on the team to walk to the stadium for the afternoon football game. We’re waiting for her son to walk by, touted as one of the best at his position in the nation. Read more...
Sharon Gowan - Posted: Thursday, May 3, 2012 12:58 pm
|How to Plan An ‘American Idol’ Birthday Party|
So, your child wants an ‘American Idol’ birthday party? You immediately feel as if you are at an A.I. audition falling prey to Simon’s wrath. Breath…There’s no need for stage fright. Follow these simple steps and you’ll be sure to have a star-studded event so your guests can party like rock stars! Read more...
Posted: Wednesday, May 2, 2012 2:19 pm