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|2018-06-29Jun 29, 2018
Big Brother and the Holding Company was born during the foggy days of 1965, from a gleam in the eyes of Chet Helms of Family Dog and Avalon Ballroom fame. Helms organized the emergent band from jam sessions in an old Victorian house in Haight-Ashbury, says Dave Getz, their drummer since 1966, during our June interview.
|2018-06-26Jun 26, 2018
Last month I wrote about the problem we have been having in our area with crime. It still continues…numerous businesses have been broken into and merchandise is being shoplifted from quaint, locally owned stores.
|2018-05-31May 31, 2018
I try to keep this column on the “up” side, try to talk about fun and positive happenings in our community, but recently, this area has experienced quite a bit of the bad and it’s time for it to stop! We all need to stay vigilant at watching out for each other, be aware of what’s happening around us, in our neighborhoods and in town; keep each other as well as the Sheriff, informed.
|2018-05-21May 21, 2018
In a spectacular salute to 1960s -‘70s blues, the June 10 Russian River Blues Festival at Guerneville’s Johnson’s Beach will unveil a lineup consisting totally of bands who’ve been inducted into the Blues Hall of Fame or theRock & Roll Hall of Fame. In some cases, both.
|2018-05-03May 3, 2018
If you live in the Russian River Area, you gotta’ love this time of year! Everything getsgroovin’! Let’s jump right into it! May begins with theGuerneville Regional Library Book and Bake Saleon Wed the 2nd, from 10-7, then Thurs–Sat from 10-5 with a $5 bag sale on Saturday.
|2018-03-16Mar 16, 2018
Easter this year sure snuck up on us; hope you and your family had a nice Easter Sunday on April 1st! With the holiday falling on April 1st, it has pushed the Occidental Fool’s Parade to the following weekend; if you have never been to this groovy event, you really should go!
|2018-03-02Mar 2, 2018
Long referred to as Russian Easter Eggs, pysanki are a truly Ukrainian folk art form based on mythical power symbols, dating back to the time of sun and bear worship.
|2018-02-28Feb 28, 2018
Ahhh, Spring is almost here! Don’t you just love the Spring? New beginnings, growth, fresh and brightness! Which leads me to my groovy and exciting news: After close to 12 years, I am no longer working at Community First Credit Union!
|2018-02-05Feb 5, 2018
There are lots of things to love this February month in our groovy town! HUGE shout out toRoger Jensen and his team at theR3, all of the donors/groovy town folk and Lazy Bear Fund (David Barker) for all of your hard work, dedication and love you put in to raising $17,000 for the Community Foundation of Sonoma County fire relief fund!
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