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May 29, 2024

Amor Para Todos Founder Renee Ho

Amor Para Todos was founded to save the lives of our LGBTQIA+ youth. But what is now a 501 (c)(3) non-profit with 100 local...
May 22, 2024

Lynda Hopkins: SoCo Supervisor reminisces

In the immediate run-up to her uncontested re-election this spring, I had the pleasure-privilege of an extended interview with Supervisor Lynda Hopkins in a...
May 15, 2024

Reprezent Designer Sean Armstrong

Sean Armstrong is Sebastopol-based and Cloverdale-born. He is of Apache, Irish and Mayan ancestry and is a multi-hyphenate breakdancer and party promoter with an...
May 8, 2024

‘Ana From Roseland’: A Politician Emerges

Ana Diaz is an elected member of Santa Rosa’s Roseland district school board and an appointed member of Sonoma County’s Commission on the Status...
Apr 30, 2024

Glamour Puss: Phillip Ruise

I first met Phillip Ruise on a volunteer build for Sebastopol’s Siren Fest. He was supervising the construction of two opposing dance stages he...
Apr 16, 2024

Fashion Plate Kory Vanderpool

The Opera House Collective is located on Kentucky Street in Petaluma’s historic downtown. This three-in-one vintage clothing store is the latest business to tenet...
Apr 10, 2024

Rising to the Moment with Debra Giusti

To speak directly to our present anxieties, we need not fear the future. Plotting national and international news stories along a narrative of decline...
Apr 3, 2024

Forbidden Fantasies: Author Scarlett West

I had a question for local paranormal romance author, Scarlett West—a question about monsters. Not, why we want to fight monsters—that’s natural enough, but...