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|2018-11-08Nov 8, 2018
Coast, River MAC Representatives to be selected this month. Over the past month, the Fifth District Office received more than 40 applications from people hoping to represent their community in one of the two new Fifth District municipal advisory councils.
|2018-08-01Aug 1, 2018
Upcoming MAC events include: Lower Russian River MAC Town Hall 3 - Saturday, Aug. 18, 1-3pm
Please join Supervisor Lynda Hopkins to discuss district boundaries, the recruitment process and qualifications for MAC representatives at Guerneville Elementary School. 14630 Armstrong Woods Rd. Guerneville
|2018-06-29Jun 29, 2018
The KRSH Backyard Concert series is located in a grassy nook hidden in a corner of Santa Rosa, where the radio station operates from a caboose. Soul singer Wee Willie Walker will perform there Aug. 9, backed by the Anthony Paule Soul Orchestra.
|2018-06-29Jun 29, 2018
Big Brother and the Holding Company was born during the foggy days of 1965, from a gleam in the eyes of Chet Helms of Family Dog and Avalon Ballroom fame. Helms organized the emergent band from jam sessions in an old Victorian house in Haight-Ashbury, says Dave Getz, their drummer since 1966, during our June interview.
|2018-06-26Jun 26, 2018
Last month I wrote about the problem we have been having in our area with crime. It still continues…numerous businesses have been broken into and merchandise is being shoplifted from quaint, locally owned stores.
|2018-05-31May 31, 2018
I try to keep this column on the “up” side, try to talk about fun and positive happenings in our community, but recently, this area has experienced quite a bit of the bad and it’s time for it to stop! We all need to stay vigilant at watching out for each other, be aware of what’s happening around us, in our neighborhoods and in town; keep each other as well as the Sheriff, informed.
|2018-05-21May 21, 2018
In a spectacular salute to 1960s -‘70s blues, the June 10 Russian River Blues Festival at Guerneville’s Johnson’s Beach will unveil a lineup consisting totally of bands who’ve been inducted into the Blues Hall of Fame or theRock & Roll Hall of Fame. In some cases, both.
|2018-11-01Nov 1, 2018
For over 40 years, West County Health Centers (WCHC) has offered its broad range of medical and support services to an ever-growing patient population. From its modest beginnings in 1974, with one clinic in Guerneville, to seven patient sites treating a total of 12,838 patients in 2017, WCHC are known for their services to the medically underserved in our communities.
|2018-10-24Oct 24, 2018
Representatives who are applying to serve on the Lower Russian River MAC and Sonoma County Coast municipal advisory councils (MAC) have submitted their applications. Our office has been fielding good questions pertaining to the selection process.
|2018-10-15Oct 15, 2018
The Coast MAC and Lower Russian River MAC is established to advise the Board of Supervisors and other County decision makers on local planning and management decisions relating to their respective regions, to provide a regular forum for citizen participation in the formation of advisory recommendations on those decisions, and to provide a bridge for communication between the County and local residents and businesses, and the general public on local government decisions affecting these communities.
|2018-10-12Oct 12, 2018
The Russian River Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence have some highly anticipated events coming up in October with opportunities to get to know more about us and what we do. There is a little more to us beyond promulgating joy, expiating stigmatic guilt and serving the under-served!
|2018-09-30Sep 30, 2018
Welcome neighbors and the idly curious - I’ve been asked to fill Beth Rudometkin’s sizable boots as informer and commentator regarding what’s transpiring in Guerneville. Nearing a half-century as a ‘local’ I’ve been witness to a sea-change or two and I’m pleased to report we’ve morphed into a big-hearted burg packed with natural beauty, creative individuals, an enviable climate, and a ‘sanctuary’ where “acceptance” has replaced “tolerance”.
|2018-09-02Sep 2, 2018
What do the following have in common: a dedicated but woefully underpaid community college professor; a conniving nephew manipulating his elderly aunt; a most unusual creation story; and vigilante enforcement of handicap parking rules?
|2018-08-29Aug 29, 2018
So those groovy Guerneville Gators are back in school, so be sure to exercise caution along the roadways and bus stop areas, as our youth are sometimes hard to see from the inside of our vehicles; SLOW DOWN and be AWARE!
|2018-08-02Aug 2, 2018
For a groovy treat this summer, be sure to enjoy the Russian River Wienery, which is a mobile hot dog stand that’s been frequented by residents of all ages over the past two years!
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