October 27, 2016

Police chiefs oppose Prop 57

Initiative designed to reduce state’s prison population

Proposition 57 on this November’s ballot is called “The Public Safety and Rehabilitation Act of 2016, but police chiefs throughout Sonoma County are vehemently opposed to this ballot initiative.


Scardina in exclusive sorority of RC queens

Brittany Scardina became a part of an exclusive sorority last Friday night when she was named Rancho Cotate High School’s 50th homecoming queen. Before Candy Mitzel, the 1968 and second-ever Rancho Cotate homecoming queen, placed the tiara atop Scardina’s head and gave her a big hug, several of the school’s previous queens were on hand to celebrate Rancho Cotate’s 50th anniversary of becoming a school.

Rotary golf tournament postponed due to rains

Due to expected inclement weather, the 12th annual Rancho Cotati/Rohnert Park Rotary Clubs charity golf tournament scheduled for today, Oct. 28, has been postponed. The tournament will be rescheduled for either May or


Retired SF Giant Affeldt to speak in RP on Nov. 5

Former San Francisco Giants star relief pitcher Jeremy Affeldt will be in Rohnert Park on Nov. 5 to support Hitting Home, benefitting On Campus Ministries.


Enabling the disabled to make U.S. flag fly

On the northwest end of Rohnert Park sits a massive white building that doesn’t tell you too much when you just look at it. But after concluding the tour through the North Bay Industries you reflect on how you saw the pure joy of clients and employees making a product that fills the heart with pride and love. 


Memorial service for Tony Corey

Saturday, November 5, 2016, at 11 a.m., at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints


Have you been irritated by the constant road work done in RP and Cotati?
Yes, it has forced me to go far out of my way too often.
No, the road needs fixing and it's no big deal to take a detour.
My level of annoyance depends upon my mood at the time.