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Starting my own Business

April 18, 2016 by Stacey Uffelman (Register to contact)

Hi, all! After being in and out of childcare centers, I have decided to go a different direction and start my own business here on line. I am currently making bookmarks and wall hangings (I take special orders) that I have for sale on my own website. :)


April 21, 2015 by Bryan Pettengill (Register to contact)

What is Ragnar? Ragnar is a running race from San Francisco to Calistoga and goes right through Petaluma, I don't know if I'm runner from the bowling alley (via the biggest hill in Petaluma) down to Bodega ave continue down Washington and hand off to the fairgrounds. Or runner, Down to McDowell, to Corona, to Skillman and ends near the the Holy Ghost Society, I'll be wearing my Casa Grande class of 76 t-shirt...Anyway look for me.

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Casa Grande, Petaluma High Schools Vandalized; 2 Teens Arrested  Petaluma, CA Patch

Casa Grande, Petaluma H.S. Vandalized; 2 Arrested - Petaluma, CA - Police said the juveniles admitted to causing the damages, estimated at $5000.

Petaluma Salvation Army Car Show Returns For 6th Year

Petaluma Salvation Army Car Show Returns - Petaluma, CA - The community is invited to the annual event, which raises funds for back-to-school supplies.

7 candidates in crowded Petaluma school board race  Petaluma Argus Courier

3 incumbents face 4 challengers in the race for the city's largest school district.

Police Officers Back In Petaluma Schools  Petaluma, CA Patch

Police Officers Back In Petaluma Schools - Petaluma, CA - The Petaluma school resource officer program was discontinued in 2008 but is back thanks to a grant ...

Petaluma High School valedictorian 'appalled' after mic cut off during her graduation speech  The Santa Rosa Press Democrat

The microphone cut off four minutes into Petaluma High valedictorian Lulabel Seitz's speech after she deviated from the script she originally submitted to school ...

Petaluma High School Graduation  Santa Rosa Press Democrat

See photos from the June 1, 2018, graduation ceremony in Petaluma.

Police: Can't confirm, acknowledge records of Petaluma valedictorian's alleged sexual assault  The Santa Rosa Press Democrat

The Petaluma Police Department declined to discuss what, if any, action it took in response to a report of alleged sexual assault involving the valedictorian at ...

THE CHALKBOARD: Miwok Valley celebrates back to school  Petaluma Argus Courier

Miwok Valley Elementary Charter School celebrated an amazing and highly attended Back to School Night on Aug. 22, according to new principal Mary ...

Casa Grande program welcomes students of all abilities  Petaluma Argus Courier

Students from Casa Grande mentor special needs students in the 'Lunch Buddies' program.

Casa Grande's Griffin is county's top teacher  Petaluma Argus Courier

Veteran Casa Grande teacher will now apply for State Teacher of the Year recognition.

Record-setting win for Casa Grande  Petaluma Argus Courier

The Casa Grande High Academic Decathlon Team is the North Bay Region Academic Decathlon champion and, for the 33rd straight year, the Sonoma County ...

Napa Valley well represented for Tri-County All-Star Game  Napa Valley Register

Eleven players from the Napa Valley, led by Vine Valley Athletic League Player of the Year Viliami Schaumkel of Vintage High School, have been named to the ...

In Petaluma, a shelter amid firestorm  Petaluma Argus Courier

Spared damage from countywide fires, Petaluma has become a refuge for nearly 2000 fleeing deadly blazes.

Barrett wins Petaluma mayoral race  Petaluma Argus Courier

Councilwoman Teresa Barrett will be the next mayor of Petaluma. Dave King, Kevin McDonnell and D'Lynda Fischer led the council race.

UPDATED: Petaluma School Shooting Threat: Juvenile Located & Arrested, Police Say

Petaluma School Shooting Threat: Juvenile ID'd - Petaluma, CA - A juvenile was identified and located Thursday as the suspect who allegedly threatened to ...

Casa Grande hires Denis Brunk as football coach  Santa Rosa Press Democrat

When Casa Grande High School dismissed varsity football coach Trent Herzog in late January, many students and parents were outraged. The school is hoping ...

Police shoot man at Petaluma apartment complex  The Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Petaluma police shot a distraught man in the parking lot of a local apartment complex Tuesday afternoon after he pointed a gun at officers who had been trying ...

Sonoma County Car Shows - Summer 2018  Sonoma County Gazette

If you love classic cars and trucks, then you're going to love everything about these fun car shows coming up in Sonoma County. With many vendors providing a ...

For Petaluma teachers, moonlighting pays the bills  Petaluma Argus Courier

A growing number of Petaluma teachers must work second jobs to afford cost of living in city.

Made in Petaluma: Wrestling drama with deep local roots  Petaluma Argus Courier

“I like feel-good movies,” says producer-actor Ali Afshar. “I like taking difficult situations, and putting a positive spin on them, showing how a loss can be turned ...

Homecoming: Casa Grande turns 40  Petaluma Argus Courier

By KATIE WATTS / Petaluma Towns Corresponent. Casa Grande High School has more than homecoming to celebrate this fall. It turned 40 in September, ...

Street racing causes major accident with injuries in Petaluma  The Santa Rosa Press Democrat

A teenager was street racing in Petaluma before he slammed into another vehicle causing multiple injuries, police said.

Second driver in near-fatal Petaluma street race arrested  The Santa Rosa Press Democrat

A Petaluma man alleged to be a driver in a Jan. 25 street race that left a 14-year-old Casa Grande High School student badly injured was arrested Friday.

One year ago, four teens died in collision that stunned high school community  Petaluma Argus Courier

Members of the Casa Grande High School community are keenly aware that.

Casa Grande graduate Elijah Qualls drafted by Philadelphia Eagles  Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Casa Grande graduate Elijah Qualls, who starred at defensive tackle for the University of Washington, finally heard his name called in the sixth round of the NFL ...

Where to find a bingo game in Wine Country  Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Find a game nearly every day of the week at locations throughout Sonoma and Napa counties.

Petaluma teen heading to Taiwan on exchange program  Petaluma Argus Courier

Desiree Champagne-Terrell, 17, a student at Casa Grande High School, will go to Kaohsiung in Taiwan for her senior year through a Rotary Club study abroad ...

Thousands decry gun violence in Santa Rosa March for Our Lives rally  The Santa Rosa Press Democrat

A new American generation flexed its budding political might Saturday, leading a large rally against gun violence in Santa Rosa that echoed hundreds of events ...

To save fish, Casa Grande group seeks state help  Petaluma Argus Courier

The United Anglers of Casa Grande reached out to Sen. Mike McGuire in their effort to protect steelhead.

Sonoma County celebrity high school grads, now and then  The Santa Rosa Press Democrat

From Winona Ryder to Amy G., check out these before and after they were famous photos of celebrities who graduated in Sonoma County.

Man shot by Petaluma police dies from injuries  The Santa Rosa Press Democrat

The 24-year-old man was shot by police Tuesday following a standoff at an apartment complex.

2018-19 Preseason Girls National High School Rankings  FloWrestling

USA Wrestling, FloWrestling and the National Wrestling Hall of Fame and Museum are again partnered to create its preseason national rankings for high school ...

Ten Sonoma County high school seniors recognized for leadership, community service  The Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Ten high school seniors from seven Sonoma County high schools were honored Tuesday for their leadership and civic contributions at the 30th annual ...

Teens building community in Petaluma, Dominican Republic  Petaluma Argus Courier

A group of teens from Casa Grande High School dedicated their senior projects to raising funds to complete *service* projects in rural villages in the Dominican ...

Hundreds of Bay Area students named National Merit Scholars semifinalists; see the list  The Mercury News

Hundreds of Bay Area students are semifinalists in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program that honors academic excellence.

Prep Football: Tri County All Star Game rosters have 17 locals  Napa Valley Register

The Tri County All Star Game, featuring high school senior football players from Napa, Sonoma and Marin counties, is Saturday at 12 p.m. at Casa Grande High ...

Petaluma ballplayers chase world title  San Francisco Chronicle

When Petaluma resident Dino Zucconi and some buddies gathered to watch Saturday's final of the Little League West Region, they made a little wager.

'Constant barrage of pain and torture': Petaluma trafficking victim shares story  Petaluma Argus Courier

Former Petaluma resident Maya Babow was forced into the sex trade at 12.

Maroon downs White in Tri-County All-Star football showcase  Napa Valley Register

PETALUMA – The fifth annual Tri-County All-Star Game went down to the wire Saturday afternoon as Team Maroon defeated Team White, 35-23, in a football ...

Man Arrested At Petaluma School For DUI, Child Endangerment: Police

Man Arrested For DUI, Child Endangerment: Cops - Petaluma, CA - Breaking: Police allege the 41-year-old drove drunk to take his 7-year-old son to a sporting ...

Immigrant filmmaker makes Petaluma his own mini-Hollywood  KTVU San Francisco

PETALUMA, Calif. (Ken Wayne/KTVU0 - The movie "American Graffiti" was not only a Hollywood blockbuster and Oscar-nominated motion picture in 1974, ...

2012 Petaluma Little League stars still having fun on diamond  Petaluma Argus Courier

Five members of the team that went on that magical run to finish third at the Little League World Series are now seniors beginning their final season of prep ...

Tennis makes a comeback in Petaluma  Petaluma Argus Courier

Tennis has always flickered on the Petaluma sports scene, but in the past six months it has flamed into a major factor in the community's growing active sports ...

Trafficking can happen anywhere  Petaluma Argus Courier

Maya Babow has lived a lifetime in her 22 years. As a.

To Infinity and Beyond  Petaluma Argus Courier

Petaluma Student Kyle Pereira returns from Space Camp.

Election, transportation top Petaluma stories of 2016  Petaluma Argus Courier

National and global events, dominated by the U.S. presidential election, combined to make 2016 a monumental year. In Petaluma, the local election had less of ...

ArtStart brings art to the RP Senior Center  Community Voice

Last weekend, ArtStart, a Santa Rosa-based non-profit educational arts organization, conducted the installation of a large mural that wraps around the waiting ...

Analy High School students join countywide walkouts against Trump  Sonoma West

Analy High School students flexed their freedom of speech on Monday, Nov. 14 leaving class early and protesting President-elect Donald Trump along with ...

Petaluma police crack down on problematic property  Petaluma Argus Courier

The east side house had 483 calls for *service*. Residents claimed they were being unfairly targeted.

Guide to jolly holiday fun in Petaluma  Petaluma Argus Courier

There are plenty of options for festive fun in Petaluma this year, from Santa sightings to craft fairs.

Native Petaluman's roots run deep in city  Petaluma Argus Courier

Proud of her ancestry and proud to be connected to the city's past, Petaluma native Linda Bakalar possesses a collection of memorabilia from her family, who ...

Adobe Creek neighbors teed off  Petaluma Argus Courier

In the past nine months since its abrupt closure, the once-pristine Adobe Creek Golf Course on the fringe of Petaluma's east side has become a massive ...

In wake of fires, Petaluma Veteran's Day parade offers a moment for celebration, unity  The Santa Rosa Press Democrat

It was a beautiful day for a parade in Petaluma, where tens of thousands of people Saturday lined downtown streets for the city's annual Veterans Day ...

Nicholas Michael Wells, 20, was Avid Angler | Petaluma

Petaluma, CA - Twenty-year old Nick Wells died over the weekend of apparent misfortune during a family fishing trip.

Petaluma: Man found dead of possible overdose behind business  KTVU San Francisco

Petaluma police said a man was found dead, possibly from a drug overdose, behind a craft beer and wine distribution company this morning.

Napa Sporting SC falls 4-1 to California Victory FC  Napa Valley Register

The Napa Sporting SC men's soccer team fell to top-seeded California Victory FC of Petaluma, 4-1, in the first round of the Wild West Conference Cup on ...

Latest North Bay Fire-Related Evacuations  NBC Bay Area

Multiple fires burning in the North Bay on Monday have prompted evacuation orders to be implemented and evacuation centers to open.

Hip-hop icon Ludacris stars in Petaluma native's latest film  Petaluma Argus Courier

Actor and producer Ali Afshar brought a star-studded cast that included Chris “Ludacris” Bridges to Petaluma this week for his latest film “Ride.”

A fire recovery role for Petaluma  Petaluma Argus Courier

City's second responders plan for a sustained effort as cleanup from the disaster gets underway.

Petaluma votes to protect undocumented residents  Petaluma Argus Courier

Petaluma became the latest North Coast jurisdiction to show solidarity with its immigrant community.

Homeless Camps Overwhelming Petaluma Police

Petaluma, CA - These transient camps threaten public safety, health and the environment, plus, officers are working overtime to handle the problem.

North Bay fires at a glance: Areas being evacuated  SF Gate

Areas where evacuations have been ordered Monday because of wildfires: •Fairfield area: Evacuations ordered for residents of all streets off Green Valley Road ...

A’s draft Austin Piscotty, Stephen’s brother, and Pleasant Hill’s Joe DeMers  San Francisco Chronicle

ARLINGTON, Texas - The A's draft Wednesday had some local flavor and a nice connection to the big-league roster. With their 38th selection overall, Oakland ...

Cyclists recall hit-and-run crash that injured 4 south of Petaluma  Santa Rosa Press Democrat

One cyclist warned of an approaching truck; 'then I woke up and I was on the ground.'

Sonoma County cannabis business incubator closes after 3 months  North Bay Business Journal

BRIC Hive near Sonoma County's Petaluma did not have proper permits.

Mill Valley Students Photo Chosen for Bank of Marin Calendar

MILL VALLEY, CA -- Sixteen students from 12 local high schools, including one from Mill Valley, will have their photography featured in Bank of Marin's 2017 ...

Crafting one-of-a-kind saddles is Jay Palm's life  Petaluma Argus Courier

Passed down from his father, Jay's saddle-making business is one of few remaining in Sonoma County.

5 hidden mountain bike rides less than an hour from Petaluma  Petaluma Argus Courier

Hidden realms of wonder surround us, and your mountain bike can take you there.

Police log Oct 6 to Oct 10  Petaluma Argus Courier

Police Log. Here are some of the cases the Petaluma police responded to recently. The Argus-Courier publishes the names of people arrested for serious ...

Northern California fires: Updated list of resources, closures, shelter map  Sacramento Bee

Evacuations, closures, resources, food, Wi-Fi for the Northern California wine country fires in Napa, Sonoma, Solano and Yuba counties.

35 celebrities you may not have known were from Sonoma County  Petaluma Argus Courier

Actors, musicians, athletes, authors and chefs of great renown have all sent time in Sonoma County. Maybe it has something to do with the near perfect weather ...

Lumacon, a land of creativty and literacy  Petaluma Argus Courier

On Saturday, the doors of the Petaluma Community Center opened to a different land, a different planet, a different universe. A place where kids have magic ...

Petaluma shelter housing animals displaced by fire  Petaluma Argus Courier

Unclaimed animals will go up for adoption after one month.

San Antonio Program Helps Teen Parents Learn Critical Skills

Negotiating adolescence is hard enough. But when you're a teen parent, it's even tougher. Pregnancy is considered the greatest single cause of dropping out of ...

PG&E's Wildfire Response - 10/12/17  KRCB

About the wildfires in Northern California Last updated October 12, 2017, at 10:00 a.m. In coordination with Cal Fire and other first responders, PG&E.

Harkin to get opening day start for Napa Silverados  Napa Valley Register

There are a lot of positives that Tito Fuentes Jr. took away from watching Scott Harkin, a 6-foot-2, 210-pound pitcher at the California Winter League in Palm ...

A Passion for Learning Is Hard to Quantify -  New York Times

No Child Left Behind was established just as I was going into kindergarten, so I've grown up with this law. I've always ended the school year with the required ...

GERALD HASLAM: Amid the ashes, a strengthened sense of community  The Bakersfield Californian

Jan awakened the household last Friday morning with a terse, “Get up! Time to evacuate!” Her voice told me this was no joke. As our household assembled ...

Young Napa entrepreneurs take top awards with power packed presentations  Napa Valley Register

Leave it to a young entrepreneur to build a business around magic.

The List: Sonoma County's hometown bands, choirs  Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Many community based bands and choral groups exist in Sonoma County, providing a creative outlet for musicians of all skill levels. Among them are: BANDS.

Troubled, fun-loving man's death a mystery  Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Sean Francis Parker's family is still seeking answers more than 10 weeks after he was found dead in the trunk of a car near Sonoma State University.

State's top justice speaks to Santa Rosa legal community  The Santa Rosa Press Democrat

California Supreme Court Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye spoke Thursday in Santa Rosa at a luncheon held by the Sonoma County Bar Association.

Former A’s player Jonny Gomes helping with fire relief efforts  SF Gate

Jonny Gomes is often called “the Pride of Petaluma,” and starting this weekend, the town will have even more reason to be proud of the former A's outfielder.

United Premier Soccer League: Napa Sporting SC blanks East Bay Stompers 2-0  Napa Valley Register

AMERICAN CANYON — “We were flat tonight,” admitted Napa Sporting SC head coach Bernie Ochoa, “but the important thing was getting that positive result ...

See which Sonoma County schools score high in national ranking  Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Several Sonoma County schools received an 'A' rating on a new website that combines demographic and crime data with school test scores.

Lights, camera, action: More film crews coming to Sonoma County  Santa Rosa Press Democrat

From the 1963 Alfred Hitchcock thriller “The Birds,” to the 1985 cult classic “The Goonies,” Sonoma County has long been a filming destination for movies and TV ...

Windsor High students participate in student 'Shark Tank'  Santa Rosa Press Democrat

In a school version of the popular ABC reality show, 20 student teams got to pitch their business ideas to a panel of local investors with hopes of being funded.

Dyan Foster, longtime champion of at-risk youths, dies at 56  Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Dyan Foster, who founded numerous programs for at-risk youths in Sonoma County, died Sunday.

Penngrove business aims to be hub for 'cannapreneurs'  Petaluma Argus Courier

The Bric Hive in Penngrove is seeking to foster the cannabis industry.

Readers share hidden spots in and around Sonoma County  Petaluma Argus Courier

Readers shared some of their favorite off-the-beaten spots for fun and adventure in and around Sonoma County. See how many you know.

East Bay Stompers hand Napa Valley 1839 FC third straight loss  Napa Valley Register

On a beautiful evening for soccer, a good crowd turned out at Justin-Siena High School's Dodd Stadium, looking to see Napa Valley 1839 FC try and end a ...

28 celebrities you may not have known were from Sonoma County  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Actors, musicians, athletes, authors and chefs of great renown have all sent time in Sonoma County. Maybe it has something to do with the near perfect weather ...

SRJC alumnus leaps into Froggy 92.9 success  The Oak Leaf

Daniel Weir stood in the hall of Burbank Auditorium in 2003 staring at a note on the door which said administration canceled the radio class he was taking at ...

Golden State Warriors donate money to aid fire victims and relief  Golden State of Mind

Golden State has made a serious donation to aid the victims of the Northern California fires, and if you have any change to spare, here's how you can help.

Meet 18 of North Bay's top commercial general contractors  North Bay Business Journal

Get to know the executives leading the top commercial general contractors in the North Bay: Ghilotti Construction, Wright Contracting, Ghilotti Bros., Midstate ...

Tahoe: Missing Petaluma woman found dead  San Francisco Chronicle

A 19-year-old Petaluma woman who was last seen leaving a Lake Tahoe music festival around midnight New Year's Eve was found dead in a snowdrift Friday, ...

May the force be with you: SRJC and Petaluma police officers speak with students over coffee  The Oak Leaf

Establishing positive relationships with police officers removes the jolt of hearing sirens or the sting that comes with seeing red and blue lights in your rearview ...

25 athletes who got their start in Sonoma County  Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Sonoma County produces some of the best athletes in the world. Click through our gallery of locals who made it big.

Top-level basketball trainers to hold youth clinic, six-week course  Napa Valley Register

Jeremy Russotti has trained high school basketball players who have been McDonald's All-Americans and gone on to the NCAA Division I college and ...

Lori Zaret of Santa Rosa's Exchange Bank wins Women in Business award  North Bay Business Journal

Get to know Exchange Bank's Lori Zaret, winner of North Bay Business Journal's 16th annual Women in Business awards.

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