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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 Police To Close Casa Grande Road For Mock Crash  Petaluma, CA Patch

Petaluma PD To Close Casa Grande Rd For Mock Crash - Petaluma, CA - The roadway will be closed Thursday, Petaluma police advised.

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: 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Man shot, wounded by Petaluma police still unidentified  The Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Sheriff's detectives are investigating the Tuesday incident in which a suicidal man reportedly aimed his gun at officers.

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.

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 ...

Casa Grande program welcomes students of all abilities  Petaluma Argus Courier

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

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Trojan field gets a makeover  Petaluma Argus Courier

Works begins this week on renovation of Petaluma High School's Ellison Field and surrounding track.

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

Petaluma's 2017 was scarred by fires, shaped by Trump  Petaluma Argus Courier

Wildfires, local reaction to national politics were the biggest stories of the year.

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.

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 ...

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

The former Gaucho played three seasons at the University of Washington before being drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles.

'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.

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

Try your luck at bingo and help raise funds for charitable causes. Buy-in packages that include bingo cards and raffles range from $10 to $40. Jackpots often pay ...

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.

Trafficking can happen anywhere  Petaluma Argus Courier

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

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 ...

Petaluman teaching tolerance as Trump era begins  Petaluma Argus Courier

With talk of building a wall on the border between the U.S. and Mexico, threats to deport millions of undocumented residents and the attendant disparaging ...

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

A San Rafael man shot by Petaluma police Tuesday following a standoff at a Petaluma apartment complex died Wednesday night from his injuries. He was ...

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 ...

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

'I will not be silent, I will not wait until more lives are stolen and neither should you,' one demonstrator said, urging her peers to speak out against gun violence.

Bay Area Schools to Participate in #NationalSchoolWalkout to Protest Gun Violence  NBC Bay Area

Schools all over the Bay Area are taking part in nation-wide walkouts to protest gun violence following the Parkland, Florida shooting that killed 17 on Feb. 14.

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.

LGBTQ in the Trump era  Petaluma Argus Courier

Alphie Zeng, a Petaluma 17-year-old, has dreams of enlisting as a medic in the U.S. Army. For the Casa Grande High School student, it's a passion sparked by a ...

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.

Warriors Basketball Camp, Powered by Under Armour, Announces 2018 Summer Camp Schedule

OAKLAND, Calif. – The 2017 NBA Champion Golden State Warriors announced today that theWarriors Basketball Camp, powered by Under Armour, the global ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

North Bay Wildfires: Evacuation center information

KRON4 News has put together a list of evacuation centers for the North Bay Wildfires.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

Wine Country fires at a glance: locations of evacuation centers  San Francisco Chronicle

Evacuation centers open Tuesday in the North Bay: • Santa Rosa and Sonoma County: Sonoma County Fairgrounds at 1350 Bennett Valley Road in Santa ...

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 ...

Santa Rosa Fire Evacuations Area & List of Shelters

Areas of Santa Rosa have been evacuated due to dangerous wildfires in the area. An evacuation map and list of shelters has been made available.

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.'

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.

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.

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.

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, ...

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.

Four Sonoma County teens compete for 'Dairy Princess' crown  Petaluma Argus Courier

Four Sonoma County teens are once again vying for the title of “Dairy Princess,” and the opportunity to serve as the ambassador for the local dairy industry.

Evacuations, road and school closures because of multiple North Bay wildfires  KTVU San Francisco

As of Monday morning evacuations were ordered for these areas because of the multiple wildfires raging in Northern California:

Adobe Creek neighbors teed off  Sonoma Index-Tribune

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 ...

Meet Sonoma County's 2015 valedictorians  Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Among the Sonoma County seniors honored during this spring's commencement exercises are several dozen who also carry the valedictorian title.

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.

Petaluma votes to protect undocumented residents  Petaluma Argus Courier

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

Nicholas Michael Wells, 20, was Avid Angler

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

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.”

To Infinity and Beyond  Petaluma Argus Courier

Petaluma Student Kyle Pereira returns from Space Camp.

CURFEW UPDATE from Santa Rosa Emergency Services 5:30 pm 09 Oct 2017  KRCB

UPDATE: Monday, October 9, 2017 5:30PM Santa Rosa City Manager, acting as Director of Emergency Services has declared the fires in Santa Rosa as a local.

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 ...

Teacher delays plea to allegedly soliciting teen | Local News  San Mateo Daily Journal

The Petaluma high school teacher arrested after allegedly traveling to San Mateo for sex with whom he thought was a 15-year-old girl he met on MySpace ...

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.

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 ...

Police log Oct 6 to Oct 10  Petaluma Argus Courier

Police LogHere are some of the cases the Petaluma police responded to.

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

California Supreme Court Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye told a group of North Coast lawyers and judges Thursday in Santa Rosa that the devastation ...

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.

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

Economic activity generated by the filming of movies and commercials in Sonoma County reached an all-time high in 2015.

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.

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 ...

Young entrepreneurs take top honors at NVC business plan competition  Napa Valley Register

Some day, drones will pick grapes,” predicted high school student Carson Kerins with his out-of-the-box, entrepreneurial spirit.

Bay Area bicycling advocates swarm arraignment of Marin hit-and-run suspect  East Bay Times

Before a throng of bicycling advocates, including three of his alleged victims, a Novato man accused of intentionally striking cyclists with his pickup truck was ...

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.

Petaluma taking star turn as film crew in town  Santa Rosa Press Democrat

A courtroom drama over puppy mills, animal rights and radical activism is playing out in Petaluma for the next several weeks, as the city serves as the backdrop ...

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.

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 ...

Petaluma environmentalists continue wetlands mission  Petaluma Argus Courier

As members age, the Petaluma Wetlands Alliance forges ahead with its conservation goals.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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

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

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 ...

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.

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.

Santa Rosa Fire Emergency Information - Update 10/14/17  KRCB

FIRE EVACUATION AREA Type in your address in the search bar below to determine if your home is within the evacuation area. Webpage updated: Saturday,

Napa Valley 1839 FC, Sonoma County Sol battle to 1-1 tie  Napa Valley Register

PETALUMA – On a cold and windy evening in Sonoma County, the Napa Valley 1839 FC men's soccer team played to a 1-1 draw against the Sonoma County ...

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 ...

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

The Redwood Empire produces some of the best athletes in the world. From Olympians like swimmers Maya DiRado and Molly Hannis, to professional football ...

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 ...

Young entrepreneurs take top awards at Napa competition  Napa Valley Register

A healthy dog treat company, photography business and therapeutic riding center were just three of a dozen start-up businesses recognized at the Jan. 21 Youth ...

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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