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  • Jack Perez, Kristina Morris honored as Pacific University's Boxer Club Student-Athletes of...
    published on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 23:15:23 GMT
    Boxer Club got defensive with their votes to begin the 2014-15 seasons, selecting a linebacker and a goalkeeper as the year's first Boxer Club Student-Athletes of the Month. Football linebacker Jack Perez and women's soccer goalkeeper Kristina Morris were selected as the September Boxer Club Student-Athletes of the Month....
  • Know This Guy? Petaluma Police Say He Tried Swiping Cartful Of Power Tools
    published on Thu, 23 Oct 2014 23:06:00 GMT
    On October 17 at approximately 1:40 p.m., Petaluma officers responded to Friedman's Home Improvement, 429 North McDowell Blvd. for a burglary that just occurred. A white male subject entered the store and filled his shopping cart with several high-end power tools, worth approximately $1,800....
  • In Petaluma: From Incremental Steps to Grand Visions
    published on Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:42:50 GMT
    The Petaluma Urban Chat meeting last week was nicely successful. Thanks go to City Council candidate Dave King for responding to occasionally hard-edged questions with good humor and cogent responses....
  • Frosh 'Cats start off strong, but lose to Tigers
    published on Sat, 18 Oct 2014 14:08:42 GMT
    On Thursday, Oct. 16, The Wildcats freshman football team took to the road to face against Sebastopol's Analy High School freshman Tigers. The Wildcats started out strong in the first quarter, but ultimately lost the game 32-12....
  • A big day for Ukiah High sports
    published on Thu, 16 Oct 2014 06:00:00 GMT
    The wild winds that swirled around AT/T Park this afternoon witnessing yet another unusual Giants playoff victory in the NLCS convulsed into intermittent showers in Ukiah Tuesday evening ushering in a most propitious slate of Ukiahi athletic contests. From South to North, the girls' golfers continued to clean house against NBL opponents with a 248-291 victory at Adobe Creek Links' Club in Petaluma....
  • St. Vincent beats Upper Lake 54-0
    published on Tue, 14 Oct 2014 05:13:05 GMT
    Upper Lake quarterback Jesse Campanero scrambles away from the pressure applied by St. Vincent's defense during action Saturday afternoon in Petaluma. St. Vincent won the North Central League II game 54-0....
  • Upper Lake JVs battle to 40-40 tie
    published on Tue, 14 Oct 2014 05:12:52 GMT
    PETALUMA >> Nick Newcomb's home away from home, the artificial turf playing field at St. Vincent High School, treated him well again on Saturday as the quarterback of Upper Lake High School's junior varsity football team starred in the Cougars' 40-40 North Central League II tie against the host Mustangs. Newcomb rushed for 103 yards and two touchdowns, passed for 122 yards and another score, and also returned a fumble for a touchdown in the back-and-forth game....
  • Grenier Breaks Away From Busy Formula F Race to Take Title
    published on Sat, 11 Oct 2014 12:42:22 GMT
    After a spirited battle with Max Mallinen and Chuck Horn, Jeremy Grenier, of Charles Town, W. Va., broke away from the pack in the closing laps of the Formula F National Championship race to win his first SCCA National Championship Runoffs title. Horn, of Los Gatos, Calif., and Ethan Shippert, of Petaluma, Calif., completed the podium....
  • Huffaker Moves To Fourth In Career SCCA Championships With Runoffs GT-Lite Win
    published on Sat, 11 Oct 2014 12:41:27 GMT
    Joe Huffaker hadn't attended an SCCA National Championship Runoffs since a pair of DNFs in 2003 and 2004. The now nine-time champion showed on Friday at Mazda Raceway that he hasn't forgotten how to win, taking the GT-Lite Championship by 4.197 seconds....
  • What are suspected causes of Alzheimer's and dementia?
    published on Fri, 10 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    October is not only the time of year for Halloween and our Giants playoff season, but it is also the time for the Walk to End Alzheimer's. Almost on a daily basis I am asked by families calling and inquiring about care for their loved one who is suffering from Alzheimer's or dementia, what is it? They get the diagnosis from their family physician and know it means memory loss, but that's where their understanding or education of the disease often stops....
  • Rancho soccer boys alone atop NBLstandings
    published on Fri, 10 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    The first half of the North Bay League boys' soccer schedule is in the books, and Rancho Cotate High is resting atop the standings. The Cougars finished the first half of league play Tuesday, Oct. 7, by knocking off Casa Grande 2-0 in Petaluma to remain undefeated in the NBL....
  • Braves overpower Cougars 42-0
    published on Tue, 07 Oct 2014 06:06:39 GMT
    Upper Lake High School sophomore quarterback Nick Newcomb releases a pass during second-half action Saturday against Tomales at Upper Lake High School. Tomales won the North Central League II opener for both teams 42-0....
  • Top North Bay contractors of 2014
    published on Mon, 06 Oct 2014 14:18:28 GMT
    The following are profiles of top executives of the highest-ranking companies on the following lists : Commercial General Contractors , published on March 17; Commercial Landscape Contractors , Sept. 8; Electrical Contractors , Feb. 10; HVAC Contractors , Sept....
  • Pacific beats Whitworth on homecoming: Photos
    published on Sun, 05 Oct 2014 07:05:56 GMT
    In what was expected to be a battle between two high-powered passing teams, the difference was made on the ground instead as Pacific rushed for 327 yards and three touchdowns Saturday as the Boxers opened Northwest Conference football play with a 29-15 victory over Whitworth in front of a Homecoming crowd of 1,850 at Hanson Stadium. Bobby Ladiges and Kamana Pimental combined for 260 of those rushing yards as the Boxers averaged 6.2 yards per carry....
  • Nicks, defense carry Cougars past AC
    published on Fri, 26 Sep 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    Simply going by the eye test, early on it was clear Rancho Cotate High's football team was the superior squad Friday night against American Canyon. If all one did was look at the first-half stat sheet, however, it would appear the game was close, but the Cougars held a 28-0 lead at the break....
  • Petaluma Blogger on Urbanism and Senior Living: Another Downside to Drivable Suburbia
    published on Mon, 29 Sep 2014 20:28:39 GMT
    In the spring of 2009, I attended a series of public lectures about urbanism on the University of California, Berkeley campus. Among the speakers was a representative from Calthorpe Associates, the firm founded by leading edge urbanist Peter Calthorpe....
  • Petaluma team salutes Seelye
    published on Mon, 29 Sep 2014 18:12:02 GMT
    For the Petaluma High School football team's show of support Friday night for Michael Seelye, the Sonoma High player being treated for Lymphoma, SV High School Principal Kathleen Hawing sent this letter of thanks to her counterpart. On behalf of Sonoma Valley High School and the greater Sonoma community, we would like to thank Petaluma High School and in particular, the Petaluma football program, for their unexpected and most thoughtful gesture in support of one of our senior varsity football pl...
  • Petaluma Blogger on Urbanism and Senior Life: Defining the Question
    published on Fri, 26 Sep 2014 05:10:24 GMT
    In the early days of this blog, when I was still young and naA ve, I described three seminal steps in my progress from being someone who accepted drivable suburbia as eternal to someone who would call himself an urbanist. One of those steps was an observation made during a 2007 trip to Venice....