March 19, 2018

Every 15 Minutes at the Ranch

  • Photo by Jane Peleti

Sgt. Jeff Nicks of the Rohnert Park Department of Public Safety, tends to his son, Camden Nicks, a senior at Rancho Cotate High School, after he was hit by a vehicle in a simulated accident during an elaborate staging of "Every 15 Minutes." (topright) Amaya Zuniga, senior at Rancho Cotate High School, gets emotional during a mock funeral for those students who participated in "Every 15 Minutes" the previous day.


Haircuts and meals for homeless

Karen Garratt, senior stylist at Leading Edge salon, an Aveda concept salon with botanical inspired products, estimates that she and her team provided over a dozen haircuts for those at the shelter and event.

Traffic signal updates

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Rancho Cotati Cougars U10 girls’ team

Izabella Harumi, of the Rancho Cotati Cougars U10 girls’ team


4Paws - What is good for dogs is good for people

For local children interested in the Reader of the Pack program, 4Paws is at the Rohnert Park Cotati Library most Wednesday afternoons from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.


Community Events Calendar March 16, 2018 through March 29, 2018

Events Calendar March 16 through March 29


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