Richard Crane Elementary to reopen in summer 2017

In light of the housing construction taking place in Rohnert Park’s future University District, the Cotati-Rohnert Park Unified School District has decided to reopen Richard Crane Elementary School to accommodate the projected influx of new residents. Superintendent Robert Haley hosted a community meeting the night of Tuesday, Feb. 2 to present the idea to parents in an open-dialogue where community... Read More

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St. Vincent de Paul’s new executive director continues legacy in RP
By Devin Marshall

Peggy Wyman worked in the banking industry for 35 years. She left to pursue her passion – helping people.

She grew up with St. Vincent de Paul through her Catholic schools, and her... Read More

Rancho Adobe Fire Protection District hosts Town Hall meetings to discuss aging equipment issues
By Submitted by Greg Karraker

Next Monday, February 8, RAFPD Board Members and Chief Frank Treanor will host a 7 p.m. Town Hall meeting at the District’s Liberty Valley Station at 99 Liberty School Road, Petaluma. Subsequent meetings... Read More

Rohnert Park-Cotati Library news


All branches of Sonoma County Library will be closed Saturday, February 13.

The Rohnert Park-Cotati Friends of the Library Winter Book Sale is held in the Armando Flores Meeting Room.  Book sale hours... Read More

Cotati meet and mingle with Mariko Yamada for state senate
By Submitted by Therese Horsting

The senate campaign launches signature drive to collect 3000 signatures for the June primary ballot.

This event will take place Friday, February 12 from 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. at Redwood Café located... Read More

Unconscious assault victim found on Rohnert Park street


A 22-year-old male was found lying unconscious on the sidewalk in the 400 block of Santa Alicia Dr., approximately 4:32 a.m. Wed. Feb. 3. He has sustained injuries to the head, and was... Read More

Community Events Calendar February 4 through February 18, 2016

Thursday, February 4

•  “Into the Woods” premieres 7:30 p.m. at Sonoma State University in Rohnert Park. This production of Sondheim’s 1987 award-winning musical shows a modern version of what happens after they... Read More