Quantcast
 
Loading
It is forcast to be Partly Cloudy at 11:00 PM PDT on August 21, 2014
Partly Cloudy
79°/50°

Local News

Police: Sebastopol DUI suspect caught with beer

Duh! It wasn’t literally a smoking gun, but the beer bottle between his legs confirmed he was drinking and driving.

This Week in the West County:  Aug. 17-24

2 Comments

Bloomfield holds a barbecue for the fire department, Negri’s holds a spaghetti feed to benefit animals and there’s a celebration in Occidental among the other delights of summer.

Walk on the beach at Sea Ranch again

After 11 years a trail to the beach at Sea Ranch is finally reopened.

A beaver being relocated in Colorado. Photo courtesy of Kate Lundquist

Award for Bring Back the Beaver program

Two locals have won a conservation award for helping restore beavers to California.

Job opportunity at Stewards

A chance to work in the redwoods.

eating_at_kitchen

Job openings at OAEC

Jobs at Occidental Arts and Ecology, home of the Mother Garden.

Horseshoe pitching and BBQ to help vets

An old fashioned barbecue with music and lots to do to help veterans.

First-5-logo

First 5 Sonoma County Commission seeks proposals

A chance to improve early childhood education in your community.


Events



Spotted in West County

A devoted FFA member from Tomales lovingly tends her sheep at the Sonoma County Fair. Youngsters take up residence with their animals all through the fair

A devoted FFA member from Tomales lovingly tends her sheep at the Sonoma County Fair. Youngsters take up residence with their animals all through the fair.

See more | Share your photos



Bite Club

Polls

The Barlow investors have proposed building a 60-room luxury hotel in Sebastopol. Do you think the west county is ready for that level of development?

View Results

Loading ... Loading ...

Writer Spotlight

Andrea Granahan is our West County correspondent.
email contact me    

Follow Us

facebook twitter googleplus pinterest rss



Take Towns with you

Towns just got smarter!
Go to towns.pressdemocrat.com on your web browser on your iPhone, iPad, Android, Blackberry, or other mobile device.

Towns Facebook Updates