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  • Obituary: Nancy Connelly Winters
    published on Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:22:54 GMT
    Nancy was born in Dayton, Ohio on May 3, 1952. She came to California in 1974, where she managed the Sunshine Juice bar for Peter Markey, whom she later married....
  • Expos set to host Area 1 tournament - as top seeds
    published on Tue, 22 Jul 2014 04:30:21 GMT
    The Fairfield Expos American Legion baseball team finds itself in a familiar spot this week as a participant in the Area 1 tournament....
  • Lixit prepares for growth
    published on Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:31:31 GMT
    Lixit Corp., which has captured more than two-thirds of the U.S. market for small-pet watering devices, is preparing to reel in more dog accessories sales with the acquisition of a Chicago-area pet products company that patented a reel-based dog run, and a new Napa warehouse is planned to support Lixit's double-digit annual growth....
  • The Beatles played Candlestick Park in 1966 - "...
    published on Mon, 21 Jul 2014 11:39:26 GMT
    Were you at Candlestick Park when the Beatles performed in concert on Aug. 29, 1966? Did you run into the band while they were staying in the Bay Area? Did you take photos or shoot film during the event - which turned out to be the band's last commercial concert? The Chronicle is collecting stories from readers who had unique experiences at the ... (more)...
  • Marin briefs: Mill Valley majors team rolls in sectional final
    published on Tue, 15 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    The Mill Valley majors Little League team won the Section 1 tournament, beating Petaluma Valley 11-1 in four innings due to the mercy rule to advance to the divisional round on Tuesday night....
  • Marin briefs: Ross Valley minors team rolls past Davis American in sectional opener
    published on Sat, 12 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    The Ross Valley minors Little League team continued to roll along on Saturday. In its Section 1 opener, Ross Valley downed Davis American 11-1 in four innings due to the mercy rule at Lucchesi Park in Petaluma....
  • Event gets grip on old sport
    published on Fri, 18 Jul 2014 05:32:00 GMT
    Munoz, the owner of NorCal Viper Training, has seen the sport gain attention recently thanks to the reality television show "Game of Arms" on AMC....
  • Nationals win 9-10 section championship
    published on Thu, 17 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    Petaluma National advanced to the Northern California Little League Championships for 9-10s with a wrenching 8-6 win over Ross Valley at Lucchesi Park Wednesday....
  • Lifting up a national title
    published on Thu, 17 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    Grant School sixth grader Will Prokop looks more like a soccer star than a weightlifter....
  • Soccera s popularity is with the kids
    published on Thu, 17 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    While the majority of Petaluma soccer fans sat glued to their televisions last Sunday watching Germany defeat Argentina in the finals of the World Cup, the real soccer was being played outside on sun-drenched fields all over their town....
  • CJ dies after brave cancer battle
    published on Thu, 17 Jul 2014 16:19:18 GMT
    Despite being diagnosed with chronic myelogenous leukemia at the age of 11, CJ kept a brave face, building complex Lego structures to pass the time during his weeks in the hospital, and attending any community event he could in between his chemotherapy treatments....
  • Max Meshon, 96, noted witness
    published on Thu, 17 Jul 2014 04:37:26 GMT
    Max Meshon, 96, of Penn Wynne, a Philadelphia lawyer whose skill with Yiddish helped crack a famous Philadelphia crime case, died Wednesday, July 9, of respiratory failure at his home....
  • Marin briefs: Mill Valley majors team rolls in sectional final
    published on Wed, 16 Jul 2014 05:09:16 GMT
    The Mill Valley majors Little League team won the Section 1 tournament, beating Petaluma Valley 11-1 in four innings due to the mercy rule to advance to the divisional round on Tuesday night....
  • Petaluma woman working to restore youth club
    published on Fri, 04 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    Once an object of Petaluma pride, the youth club at 8th and G streets now is outdated, scuffed and worn, under-utilized and funky in the not-cool way....
  • Marin briefs: Mill Valley return to sectional final
    published on Mon, 14 Jul 2014 05:33:37 GMT
    With a resounding victory on Sunday afternoon, the Mill Valley's Little League majors all-star baseball team punched a return ticket to the championship game of the Northern California Section tournament....
  • Marin briefs: Ross Valley minors team rolls past Davis American in sectional opener
    published on Sun, 13 Jul 2014 05:08:38 GMT
    The Ross Valley minors Little League team continued to roll along on Saturday. In its Section 1 opener, Ross Valley downed Davis American 11-1 in four innings due to the mercy rule at Lucchesi Park in Petaluma....
  • Marin briefs: Mill Valley minors team rolls past Davis American in sectional opener
    published on Sun, 13 Jul 2014 04:14:01 GMT
    The Mill Valley minors Little League team continued to roll along on Saturday. In its Section 1 opener, Mill Valley downed Davis American 11-1 in four innings due to the mercy rule at Lucchesi Park in Petaluma....
  • Two big innings do in Davis American in Section 1 opener
    published on Fri, 11 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    After an exciting run that saw the local Little Leaguers win the District 64 championship last month, on Saturday, DALL coughed up two big innings and lost to Ross Valley of San Rafael, 11-1, at Lucchesi Park....
  • Developer spares redwood tree
    published on Sat, 12 Jul 2014 02:10:30 GMT
    Standing next to the towering coastal redwood that rises high above Rainier Avenue, you can't really see the top....
  • Petaluma United hosts huge soccer tournament
    published on Fri, 11 Jul 2014 21:32:42 GMT
    What is being called the largest soccer tournament ever in Petaluma happens this weekend when Petaluma United, the competitive arm of the Petaluma Youth Soccer League, hosts the Petaluma United Addias Summer Classic....