May 4, 2022

Mrs. Saturday Night – Catskills come to Sonoma

By Harry Duke The Borscht Belt comes to wine country with the Sonoma Arts Live presentation of Saturday Night at Grossinger’s. This musical by Stephen Cole (Merman’s Apprentice) and Claibe Richardson runs in Sonoma through May 8. It’s co-directed by Larry Williams and SAL artistic director Jaime Weiser Love. An area...
Apr 27, 2022

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Mar 23, 2022

Culture Crush: Blackberry Smoke

Santa Rosa Small Press Sonoma County Library and the Santa Rosa Zine Collective are teaming up this month to hold the...
Mar 16, 2022

Best Place to Meet at 4:20: The Louis Pasteur statue in front of San...

Everyone knows 420 is a code word for cannabis, but few know why. I asked a friend who said,...
Mar 2, 2022

Hands Together — Living on a Prayer

“Spiritual but not religious” is a cliche in common parlance, which means people parrot the phrase but are usually...
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Feb 9, 2022

My Life in Beer—the Truth as I Lived it

I remember my first beer. It was my sister’s fifth birthday, and the year was 1978. I was 10...
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Jan 5, 2022

Literary Roundup—Phenomenal Reads for 2022

In the streaming era it’s easy to believe that books are falling by the wayside. Even I, an avid...
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Dec 15, 2021

Integrating Independence–A Conversation with Sachiko Wrong and Alice Wong on Building a Differently-abled Accessible...

Yes, another pandemic-prompted introduction. As Covid continues to be a reality-altering phenomenon, exposing the circumstances and flaws of our...
Dec 8, 2021


Thinking outside the inbox Remember when Nirvana played live on MTV Unplugged, but bassist Krist Novoselic looked like he was...
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