FOOD & DRINK
Open Your Homes and Hearts: The Puppies Of sonoma, CA Need You!
Interested in adding a furry friend to your family? Even if you're just keen on viewing some of the cute critters available for adoption nearby, there are ample pets waiting for their forever homes in animal shelters throughout and around sonoma.
New Sonoma restaurant slated to offer live music, dancing
The newest addition to El Verano’s dining scene brought a historic space back to life. Buck’s Place, an Italian restaurant and bar, sits on Grove Street in a 1906-era building, the former home to several notable businesses over the years. Quietly opening just before Thanksgiving, its halls will come alive once more with music, dancing and dining.
Avian Flu: 250,000 birds to be euthanized in Sonoma County
PETALUMA, Calif. - Animal disease experts are raising concern about the spread of the avian flu in the Bay Area after two farms in Sonoma County said they had to euthanize around 250,000 birds this week. The decision was made after routine testing came back positive for bird flu at...
Don't Miss the Ultimate Holiday Drag Brunch Spectacular!
Get ready to experience the extraordinary! The DRAG BRUNCH- HOLIDAY SPECTACULAR! is coming to town! Mark your calendars for Sun, Dec 03 from 11am to 3pm, because you won't want to miss this.
Savoring Sonoma: The Top 6 Delis You Must Visit
In this article, we're exploring six delightful delicatessens in Sonoma. Have you had the chance to visit any of them? If you have, we'd love to hear your experiences! Please feel free to leave your comments below:
A little banjo goes a long way
Chapter 66: Summer 1950 • Sonora ~ The family met Jay Bruce and his wife in the summer of 1950 when their car broke down and was being repaired across the way at Kelley’s. Betty was amazed; they were the oldest people Betty had ever seen driving (they were almost seventy). Mom was concerned about this elderly couple stranded in the alley so she invited them in out of the searing heat. Other than family, we seldom had adults in our house anymore except Mom’s family, an occasional priest, or the doctor.
Animal rights activist sentenced to 90 days in county jail
Thursday, November 30th, 2023. After a Sonoma County jury found him guilty earlier this month, animal rights activist Wayne Hsiung was sentenced in Sonoma County Superior Court Thursday. He was facing up to three-and-a-half years in prison, but the practicing attorney and former Berkeley mayoral candidate may not even serve...
“The Bachelor” Star Ben Flajnik of Sonoma Gets Married
Sonoma native and former star of “The Bachelor” has finally found the one. Winemaker Ben Flajnik announced on Instagram that he married his “best friend” last month at Mission San Francisco Solano in Sonoma. The 41-year-old wrote “Tears and laughs were had and I’ve never felt so present with another person in my life. I’m so grateful to do life with you and thank you for your unwavering love and support.” Flajnik, who co-owns Evolve Winery, first appeared on “The Bachelorette” in 2011 before becoming “The Bachelor” in 2012. He gave the final rose to Courtney Robertson but they broke up that year.
Join the Magical Harry Potter Paint Night for an Enchanting Evening of Art and Fun!
Prepare to embark on a magical journey! The enchanting Harry Potter Paint Night is fast approaching. This captivating event is set to take place on Mon, Dec 04, from 6pm to 9pm at the charming Flagship Taproom located at 446 B Street, Santa Rosa, CA 95401.
Look-into-this restaurant menu and their special dumplings dish in Santa Rose, CA
Located in Santa Rosa, Grossman's Noshery & Bar is a charming restaurant that combines cozy and elegant dining experiences. The atmosphere is fresh and vibrant, with a casual and elegant feel that makes you want to unwind and enjoy.
Korean Fried Chicken Chain Bonchon Coming Soon to Sonoma County
Back in October, news broke that Petaluma would be getting a Bonchon Korean Fried Chicken restaurant. If you’re a KFC (Korean fried chicken) fan, you know their super crispy double-fried chicken kicks the pants off the other KFC. The restaurant chain also serves bulgogi fries (a Korean-style poutine), takoyaki...
Sonoma Valley Chorale’s milestone concert
Sonoma Valley Chorale, the longest running non-audition chorus in the Valley, celebrates its 50th year with a gala concert, Light in the Darkness, on December 8 and 9. Artistic Director and Conductor Travis Rogers leads a program of classic and contemporary holiday songs, with the big, rich vocal ensemble accompanied by a string quartet.
You-can-try special pizza from this restaurant in Vallejo, CA
Bambino's in Vallejo, CA, has a cozy vibe that's great for enjoying yummy Italian food. The best dishes on the menu are:. The best dish for me was their special House Pizza. This pizza is affordable and has a great combination of crispy crust, tangy sauce, and lots of toppings. Each bite was a delicious mix of tastes, creating a meal that I will always remember. Bambino's not only has delicious food, but also a cozy and inviting atmosphere that makes dining there even better.
New Movie, No More: Closing of the Rohnert Park Theater
After a long 25 years, Reading Cinemas in Rohnert Park has officially shut down. Many people were shocked, considering the company had not said anything in regards to the closing until they posted papers around their windows less than a month prior to their final show date on October 31st. The unwarned patrons of the theater were confused as there was no clear reason for the closing, and the company owners and theater representatives were unavailable for commenting, according to both the Press Democrat and KSRO articles on the topic. With that, many people have asked, “Why did the beloved theater close?”
Get Ready for a Spectacular Night of Glitz and Glamour with the ASSASSINS
Prepare yourselves for a night of high-octane performances and exhilarating energy as NYC's own Drag Queens Nick Gaga, Drag Witch, Kimmi Moore, and The Kockman come together to form a powerhouse girl group named the ASSASSINS. This is not just another event; it's a spectacle of glitz, glamour, and talent that promises to offer an unforgettable experience.
Maverick The Therapy Dog Joins Santa Rosa Firefighters
A new therapy dog is coming to the rescue of Santa Rosa firefighters. Maverick will help relieve stress and trauma as part of the department’s behavioral health program. The one-year-old Lab mix was welcomed with open arms yesterday as the newest recruit. The fire chief says this is just what the staff needs after dealing with the 2017 North Bay wildfires and everything since. Another therapy dog will be added next year.
You-can-try pesto mac and cheese from this restaurant in Vallejo, CA
Hopulent in Vallejo, CA, is a great place for people who love delicious home-style food in a warm and friendly setting. The cozy atmosphere, with a charming indoor area and a peaceful outdoor patio, welcomes you to unwind and enjoy. Their menu is filled with delicious and comforting dishes that are considered classics. Some examples include:
Immerse Yourself in the Brilliance of American Luminaries: A Journey Through Music and Poetry
Prepare to be immersed in a world of captivating melodies and profound poetry as the Vallejo Choral Society presents American Luminaries, an event that promises to be a memorable experience.