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January 2012

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Volume 9, Number 12
December 2012

  • Page 1 - Wake Up & Smell the Coffee: Small, Independently-owned Coffee Shops of Sonoma County
  • Page 1 - Want a Job? Make one…cont'd on page 8 with more on page 12
  • Page 1 - SMART is on Track Now (Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit)
  • Page 2 - Dear Readers - It Pays to Advertise in the Sonoma County Gazette: Art & Soul of Sebastopol
  • Page 3 - LETTERS – Say No to CVS Chase in Sebastopol…and more
  • Page 4 - LETTERS - cont'd – About the Gazette
  • Page 5 - LETTERS - cont'd - "Occupy" Perspectives - cont'd
  • Page 6 - LETTERS - LETTERS - "Occupy" Perspectives - cont'd
  • Page 7 - Septic System UPATE re: AB 885
  • Page 8 - 3/P's Pot Pies: Love Under a Crust: turning a love of cooking into a business
  • Page 9 - SEPTIC AB885 cont'd – Sebastopol Chamber Hosts Community Awards
  • Page 10 - SMART cont'd Supporters Cheer for Bond Sales
  • Page 11 - Living Along the Fenceline: Petaluma Filmmaker Lina Hoshino US military base documentary
  • Page 12 - Medicine Drop-Off at Sonoma County Water Agency - Forget-me-not Farm Donation - Sebastopol Entrepreneurs
  • Page 13 - OUR COUNTY by Efren Carrillo: Generous Spirit, Redevelopment Cut Short, Willow Creek Restoration, Moving into 2012
  • Page 14 - Apply for Money! - BARRISTER BITS by Debra Newby on Wills & Trusts
  • Page 15 - AT THE TABLE: Helens Gustavsson Private Chef by Elena Chronis - Book Launch in Occidental - Natural Healing Sunlight
  • Page 16 - Gosh, Bob: a Daughters Way to Honor her Father
  • Page 17 - THE FAMILY PET: Animal Care by Dr. Michael Trapani on Parasites, Part 3 - Lions Donate to Local Programs
  • Page 18 - BOOK REVIEWS: The Stranger in Me & Wild Plum Café - Happy 100th Birthday Frances Savasta!!
  • Page 19 - KATE ON CARS: Winter Squeaks & Rattles Part 2 – Writers' Career Make-Over
  • Page 20 - Russian River Agenda for 2012 - Coming Up: Steelhead Festival - ASK ECOGIRL Patricia Dines on Standing up for the EPA
  • Page 21 - MITZVAH MOMENTS by Tish Levee on Ways to Stay Warm - Good Deed @ Goodwill: Business Owner Donates Services
  • Page 22 - WINE BANTER: John Haggard on Starfish Pinot Noir and Winter Wineland
  • Page 23 - RESTAURANT REVIEW: Bounty of Flavor Where East Meets West @ East West Café in Santa Rosa and Sebastopol
  • Page 24 - Dutra Asphalt Factory Upheld by Court: Save Shollenberger Park supporters continue the fight
  • Page 25 - WELLNESS CORNER by Dr. Gary Pace on What You Eat is Important! - V-WOWs comes to Sonoma County
  • Page 26 - Community First C.U. Wins GREEN Certification - PETALUMA RUMAS by Bug Deakin on CO2 Emissions
  • Page 27 - AROUND THE BAY by Sissy Blanchard on Occupy Bodega Bay, Coho Salmon Released, Russian Anniversary, Chowder Day
  • Page 28 - Sonoma County Coffee Shops: Small, Independently-owned Shops listed by Town
  • Page 29 - Coffee Shops cont'd
  • Page 30 - Coffee Shops cont'd - SANTA ROSA SNIPPETS: by Jo Anne Cohn on Community Engagement Program and Neighborhood Grants
  • Page 31 - Coffee Shops cont'd - HEALDSBURG HAPPENINGS by Mo McElroy & Gina Riner on Entrepreneurs and Community Leaders
  • Page 32 - MEANWHILE IN GRATON by HolLynn D'Lil - FOREVER FORESTVILLE, by Gaylyyne Sword
  • Page 33 - SEBASTAPPEAL by Sarah Gurney on Street Smart Sebastopol - Healing a Four year-Old Child
  • Page 34 - GEYSERVILLE GRAPEVINE by Loreon Vigné - Dancing with Wings - Lullaby of Brain Waves cont'd on page 38
  • Page 35 - CLOVERDALE COMMENTS by Carol Russell on Boys & Girls Club – Winter Safety Tips
  • Page 36 - MONTE RIO NUSINGS by Dawn Bell: Spirit of Sonoma Beth Rudometkin - CAZADERO COMMUNICATIONS by Natasha Pehrson
  • Page 37 - ONLY IN GUERNEVILLE by Valerie Munthe - UPDATE on Guerneville Homeless Shelter
  • Page 38 - Bodega Bay Beat by Joan Poulos on Business Helping Education in Community - BRAIN Waves cont'd from page 34
  • Page 39 - SONOMA STYLE by Debra Costner on Puppet Theater, Kings Day, & More – Comeback of the Electric Car
  • Page 40 - CAMP MEEKER BEAT: by Tom Austin – Guerneville Holiday Parade of Lights Winners & Princesses make History
  • Page 41 - ROCKIN' RIO NIDO by Elena Chronis & Kim Link on post office closing: El Molino Lions ROAR Cheerleaders Win Awards!
  • Page 42 - FIREFIGHTER NEWS: Forestville, Graton, Russian River Toy Drives, Christmas Tree Disposal
  • Page 43 - SERVICE DIRECTORY: Find a Local Business to Serve Your Needs
  • Page 44 - SERVICE DIRECTORY: Find a Local Business to Serve Your Needs
  • Page 45 - SERVICE DIRECTORY: Find a Local Business to Serve Your Needs
  • Page 46 - SERVICE DIRECTORY: Find a Local Business to Serve Your Needs
  • Page 47 - SERVICE DIRECTORY: Find a Local Business to Serve Your Needs
  • Page 48 - WHEEL OF LIGHT – Astrology by Rio Olesky for January 2012
  • Page 49 - COMMUNITY CALENDAR: Classes, Workshops & Seminars
  • Page 50 - COMMUNITY CALENDAR: Seniors Events & Resources, Senior Centers & Dining Sites
  • Page 51 - SENIOR MOMENTUM by Zoe Tummillo, You Remember WHAT?
  • Page 52 - COMMUNITY CALENDAR: Great Outdoors, Guerneville Students Art Exhibit – Family Resources
  • Page 53 - COMMUNITY CALENDAR: Literary Events – Find Local Authors Books Here list
  • Page 54 - COMMUNITY CALENDAR: Resources for Living - Sprituality
  • Page 55 - COMMUNITY CALENDAR: Volunteer Opportunities – Winery Family Shares Passion for Sustainability with Local Students
  • Page 56 - COMMUNITY CALENDAR: Meetings & Gatherings for People with Common Interests
  • Page 57 - COMMUNITY CALENDAR: Events of Interest – Sebastopol Penny University Schedule (Science Buzz Café)
  • Page 58 - COMMUNITY CALENDAR: Farm Markets & Stands – Rare Fruit Gardeners Swap Meet – GAIL'S GARDEN on rose pruning & more
  • Page 59 - COMMUNITY CALENDAR: Farm & Garden – Plant Redwoods Seedlings – Laguna Tree-a-Thon
  • Page 60 - COMMUNITY CALENDAR: Performing Arts – Live Theater, Film & TV – Benefits for a Good Cause
  • Page 61 - COMMUNITY CALENDAR: Music for Everyone – Performance - Regular Gigs – Open Mic – Jams & Choirs
  • Page 62 - COMMUNITY CALENDAR: ARTIST PROFILE by Barbara Ellis on Soo Naga – Visual Arts: Gallery, Shows Current – Upcoming & Ongoing
  • Page 63 - COMMUNITY CALENDAR: Visual Arts cont'd – Undiscovered: Artists on the Verge
  • Page 64 - Fine Tree Care - www.sonomatree.com



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