Community Events & Online Calendars

It’s the 21st Century.  Advertising your charity events through posters and banners still reaches a good number of people, but with minimal time and effort, you can post to an online calendar and reap substantial rewards.  Most event planners want to reach the largest audience possible, which will bring growth [...]

By | June 21st, 2010|6 Comments

TOT Again? Mr. Healy…

The Petaluma City Council, having missed its opportunity to add a TOT increase to the June ballot, is going to give it another go for the November election.  The “TOT” is our city’s “Transient Occupancy Tax.”  “Transient”, in this instance, refers to those who do not live here but choose [...]

By | June 19th, 2010|2 Comments

Things to do this weekend…

June 18, 19, 20 There are a lot of great events this weekend but be forewarned that the PPD will be out in force, with two planned sobriety check points.  If you think they only run these during the drunkard bar hours, you would be wrong.  They are just as [...]

By | June 18th, 2010|2 Comments

Save the Date(s)!

There are several events this weekend that I want to mention before you booked out your entire weekend.  I will still post a “Things To Do” blog closer to the weekend but didn’t want you to miss out on these because you found out about them too late. [...]

By | June 16th, 2010|0 Comments

Things To Do In Ptown – June 11, 12, 13

June 11, 12, 13   I have added a new section to my “Things To Do” weekend update…Sports.  If anyone has suggestions for additional categories, by all means pass them along.  Also, if you know of activities that you would like to see included, please let me know.  I especially [...]

By | June 11th, 2010|2 Comments

Minor League Baseball Pops Up In The Wine Country

Minor league baseball rounds third base and returns to our North Bay baseball diamonds this summer, as twelve teams from Sonoma and Napa Counties compete in the inaugural season of the Wine Country Baseball League.  In grand fashion, the season will start with a rare triple header this Saturday, June [...]

By | June 10th, 2010|2 Comments

Bloomin’ Backyards 2010

Although the Bloomin’ Backyards 2010 has come and gone, it’s not too late to find new ideas on how to spruce up your window planters, veggie patches, or maybe even your entire backyard.  It also never too early to mark your calendar with a reminder for this same time next [...]

By | June 9th, 2010|2 Comments

Judges Race – Chris Mazzia

If you haven’t already voted absentee, you are probably running off to vote as we speak.  If you don’t know where your polling place is, you can check this website for both your voting location and for a sample ballot.  http://www.sonoma-county.org/regvoter/pplace/content.htm And please, if you aren’t familiar with a candidate or an [...]

By | June 8th, 2010|0 Comments

Justice League

I attended the annual Judge’s Soiree last Friday, at John Ash & Co’s Vintner Inn in northern Santa Rosa, presented by the Sonoma County Bar Association.  The food was great, the wine was tasty (as one would expect from Chateau St. Jean’s award winning wines) and the layout of the [...]

By | June 7th, 2010|0 Comments

Things to do this weekend…

June 4, 5, 6, 2010 Once again, we are embarking on another weekend full of activities, all within a stone’s throw of our front steps.  Many of us will be attending graduations but that doesn’t mean we can’t get into town for some extra-curricular activity.  When I look over this [...]

By | June 4th, 2010|0 Comments