.Flora Tsapovsky

Sep 4, 2019

Fashionable Sebastopol

The massive floods of this past winter surprised no one on the Russian River, but The Barlow, Sebastopol's relatively new lifestyle-and-shopping compound, was caught...
Jul 17, 2019

Popping Up

Napa's CIA at Copia hosts a series of pop-up dinners highlighting alumni and Napa businesses. "When a CIA alum approached me about opportunities at Copia,...
Jun 13, 2019

Local Standout

Not to over-generalize, but resort food tends to be plentiful, yet lacking in creativity, thoughtful sourcing of ingredients and memorable culinary moments," says Cole...
Feb 25, 2019

Telling Tubbies

Wine country tourism has "relaxing" in its mission statement, and the latest addition to the leave-your-troubles-behind premise is apparently a bathtub. But unlike the...
Jan 15, 2019

Where the Fern Bar Grows

When it comes to food and drink, the Barlow in Sebastopol has had its ups and downs from its very inception. While Zazu remained...
Dec 11, 2018

Fit to Print

Traditional glossy magazines may need to reinvent themselves to keep up with the digital demands of our time, but niche magazines are thriving these...
Aug 28, 2018

Local Gem

There's so much more to Mediterranean food than is usually expressed stateside. The region offers everything from undiscovered Turkish delights to slowly trending Israeli dishes....
Apr 28, 2018

Way Out There

Petaluma has it boutiques and pre-1907 earthquake architecture. Sonoma and Napa have wine stardom. Guerneville has the river and gay pride. Santa Rosa is...