Madrona Manor stages Sinatra salute

John DeMers, a Bay Area crooner who specializes in singing Frank Sinatra tunes, will perform Wednesday, Nov. 20, at “Come Fly With Me,” a fund-raising concert for the Healdsburg Jazz Festival. To be held at the Madrona Manor restaurant in Healdsburg, the evening will include a special dinner [...]

By | October 8th, 2013|0 Comments

New Boudin bakery in Santa Rosa offers bread giveaway

There's no shame in joining the bread line. In fact, in this case, it could prove rather prestigious. For the grand opening of its new Santa Rosa bakery and cafe, Boudin SF will give away a year's supply of free bread to the first 100 people in line when the [...]

By | July 10th, 2013|3 Comments

Jazz on the Menu benefit Thursday in Healdsburg

If you value good taste, in both food and music, you won't want to miss Jazz on the Menu, a benefit event for Healdsburg Jazz Festival's music education programs, from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 2. Dine out at one of a variety of participating restaurants and hear live [...]

By | January 30th, 2012|0 Comments

Pegasus Theater stages a fundraiser

Pegasus Theater Company -- a nonprofit, all-volunteer theatrical troupe with a long history in the Russian River area -- is holding a fundraiser on the lawn of the Rio Nido Roadhouse,  from 6 to 9 p.m.  Sunday, Sept. 19, The event features live blues and rock music, for both listening [...]

By | September 16th, 2010|1 Comment

Art of the People: Day 2, with Guy Fieri

Reasoning that art is not the exclusive province of museums and galleries, we asked the public to share homemade artwork with us, and people are doing just that. Today's featured painting is a portrait of Santa Rosa-based restaurateur and national TV show host Guy Fieri, created by Al [...]

By | June 15th, 2010|0 Comments