June 26, 2017

Jazzed it up with love and music

  • Patrick and Wendi Harty are seen at the end of a dance in the classy pose of days gone by. They had been dancing to tunes provided by the Jami Jamison band at the Cotati Jazz Festival. Photo by Robert Grant

The event, like many others put on by the Cotati Chamber of Commerce, is a way to offer free events while still raising money for the city with vendors and a raffle. 

Photo by Robert Grant


Bikes become the equalizer at UCP day camp

If you’re interested in the many summer camps United Cerebral Palsy of the North Bay is offering, take a look at their website at ucpnb.org, or call (707) 763-9807.

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