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Robert Ferguson Observatory looks to the future with new executive director

When the Robert Ferguson Observatory in Sugarloaf Ridge State Park slides back the dome on its 40-inch refractor telescope an more...

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Fire Calls - August 2019
Donít overthink it
Letters to the Editor Sept. 15, 2019
Reminder Ė Some areas at SDC not open to public
Young male mountain lion collared in Bennett Valley area

Crime Watch

August 25
People arguing and possibly fighting was reported on Hoff Road by a resident at 1:15 a.m. The resident said he hear someone saying "Hit him!" A deputy drove out and it turned out there was no fight going on.

August 25
A resident of London Ranch Road called to report that they caught a dead rat. The caller had found a dead rat a couple of days before, and was concerned about a rodent infestation.

August 26
A Hill Road resident whose home suffered fire damage in 2017, called to report that items she had put in storage were missing, including four stereo speakers valued together at $2100.

August 28
A woman living n a complex in the 16000 block of Sonoma Hwy. called at 2 a.m. to report a possible male prowler. The woman said she had recently moved in, and had gotten into a verbal altercation with a resident who lived above her. A deputy drove out and checked the area.

August 29
A resident in the area of Bennett Valley Road and Bennett Valley Lane reported hearing a male screaming and yelling. A deputy drove out, but could not locate anyone.

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Family-friendly Glen Ellen bike trail proposed

Old idea gets a new lease on life

Arthur Dawson decided back in 2010 that his community, Glen Ellen, needed a family-friendly bike path through the town, someplace he could ride with his small son and wife and feel comfortable. As a p more...

Jack London Park director moving on

Tjiska van Wyk helped create strong new park management system

Tjiska van Wyk, executive director of Jack London Park Partners, is stepping down in 2020.Tjiska van Wyk stepped into an existential crisis confronted by Jack Londonís eponymous state historic park in more...

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Community Calendar

Emmaus Inclusive Community service and potluck supper
09/22/2019
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Walk Ďní Wag
09/22/2019
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Oakmont Sunday Symposium
09/22/2019
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Press Democrat sports editor to speak at SIR #53
09/25/2019
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Daylong meditation at the Depot
09/28/2019
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Peter H. Raven Lecture Series featuring Mary Ellen Hannibal
09/28/2019
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Trees and plant communities walk
09/28/2019
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Yoga hike
09/28/2019
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Observatory events
09/28/2019
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Hike to Deer Camp
09/28/2019
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Shindig celebrates Sugarloaf 50th anniversary
09/29/2019
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