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Questions surround fire damaged tree and vegetation removal

Tom Petarian has signed up for PG&Es tree removal program for his Lawndale Road property. He noted that hes never seen PG more...

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Crime Watch

January 29
A woman who works at a business in the 13000 blovk of Arnold Dr. returned to her car after a tqo hour period and founf a broken windshield. No suspects. Estimated cost: $1000.

January 31
A resident in the 4000 block of Warm Springs Road called to report a fraud. The resident said they hadn't been receiving mail in some time. The caller contacted the post office and discovered that someone had filled out a forwarding address so that the mail was instead going to to Lithia Springs, Georgia. The resident had reported the matter to the U.S. postal inspector.

January 31
A resident of Laurel Ave. called to report that someone stating they were a lieutenant from the Sonoma Cosunty Sheriff's office had called and asked for her credit card number. The resident gave the fraudulent caller the numbers of two credit cards, and the fraudster then told her the cards had been declined. After realizing this was likely a scam, the resident cancelled her cards.

February 3
A suspicious vehicle was reported in the 1000 block of Trinity Road. The caller said the vehicle had been there outside a gate to the propertyt for an hour, unoccupied. The caller said people had dumped cars in the area before, and they were concerned that this might be the case in this instance. A deputy drove out and could not locate anyone. Upon further investigation, it turned out the vehicle belonged to a relative of the propety owner.

February 4
There were reports of a large, loud party around 12:45 a.m. in the 15000 block of Marty Dr. A deputy drove out and told the partiers to quiet down.

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Moratorium is over - whats next for vacation rentals?

Now that the Sonoma County Board of Supervisors has lifted its wildfire-related ban on new short-term vacation rentals in unincorporated areas, county planning staff is now developing a proposal that more...

Flag a special gift for Kenwood Fire Department

From left: Kenwood Fire Chief Daren Bellach and Jack Ayers, a KFD volunteer and SFFD fireman, accept a U.S. flag from SFFD Lieutenant Matt Hutchinson and U.S. Army Ranger Keith Bach. Bach carried the more...

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Community Calendar

Oakmont Sunday Symposium
02/25/2018
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Sonoma Speaker Series features journalist Keller
02/26/2018
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OVA, Golf Club Town Hall
02/26/2018
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The right to privacy topic at SIR #53
02/28/2018
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Hiking for Fitness series starts
03/03/2018
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Fawn Rescue Benefit Luncheon
03/03/2018
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Free kids hike to ancient redwood
03/03/2018
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Sonoma County Trails Council work day
03/03/2018
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Healthy Parks, Healthy People Hike
03/03/2018
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Intro to Backpacking
03/03/2018
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Docent training begins at Quarryhill
03/07/2018
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