Encouraged by recent rains, mustard sprouts between the vines Tuesday in this Sonoma scene.
Miss Sonoma County, Ashley Kimball, visits with Sonoma League for Historic Preservation president Barbara Wimmer.
Sonoma City Historian George McKale excavating artifacts at Spain St. site Tuesday.
Samantha Chapin and her daughter Sydney Chapin, 9 , do their part at the 8th Annual Christmas Bird Count for Kids in Sonoma. (Erik Castro)
Sonoma resident Don Wilson happily contemplates turning some hot laps on the Sonoma Raceway circuit in his 2013 Chevrolet Impala in the recent Sonoma Chapter of Speedway Children’s Charities fundraiser at the track.
The 24 Karat Brass Quintet entertains Sunday afternoon with Christmas music on the Sonoma Plaza.
Flags few at half staff Friday out of respect for Nelson Mandela.
An impromptu memorial appeared earlier this week in honor of Sonoman Brittany Victoria Anderson, who died Friday from Type 1 diabetes.
Liam Marsden, 4, decorates his gingerbread man at the Victorian Christmas Crafts Workshop. (Conner Jay / Press Democrat)
Neighbors have opposing opinions along Fifth Street West. Sonoma voters decide the fate of Measure B at the polls Nov. 19.