News briefs for Sonoma, Marin and Napa
The strange trip of San Rafael's barrel cactus and Habitat for Humanity moving forward in Napa.
Are You Really Divorced?
With some 80 percent of California divorces now DIY affairs, many are discovering that they're not as separated as they thought.
Open Mic: Letter from Gitmo
An attorney reflects on his client's impossible imprisonment at Guantanamo Bay.
Ask Sydney: No question too big, too small or too off-the-wall
Polyamory is the answer; two cabins, one plot; finger-wagging.
Review: 'Inland Empire'
David Lynch's newest puzzle throws narrative, linear thinking and traditional filmmaking out the door.
Preview: Volker Strifler
Robben Ford's guitarist is more than ready to strike out on his own.
Preview: Bill Kirchen
Tele titan Bill Kirchen delivers rock thunder.
Review: 'A Date with John Waters'
Have yourself a creepy little Valentine!
Clark Wolf's Napkin Notes
In which our man rips corporate organic, lousy homemade bread, kitchen appliances and the Slow Food movement--among others.
Review: Go Fish in St. Helena
As soon as I'm shown my seat, I think: I'm going to enjoy this dinner.
Winery review: Harvest Moon Winery in Santa Rosa
Zin, Zin, Zin, Zin!
Five yummy things to put directly in your mouth.
Stage review: 'Topdog/Underdog' and 'Catherine's Care'
Actor's Theater and ALTERtheater score solid hits with 'difficult' plays.
Letters to the Editor
February 7-13, 2007.