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Cool City Challenge

Petaluma is in the running for an innovative new challenge grant called the ‘Cool City Challenge’. We are dedicated to winning this grant and we need your help. The Cool Cities Challenge is a community-based program that focuses on building up our social networks for emergency preparedness and collective actions that can have a real […]

CNA/In Home Caregiver for your Loved One

– Experienced In-Home Caregiver, Medical Assistant and State Certified Nurse Assistant: CNA – Worked extensively with the elderly and autistic adults – Offering high level care in a professional manner Skills: ✔ Administrative basics, organizational skills, attention to detail ✔ Creating a nurturing environment ✔ Injection prep, orthostatic blood pressure and vital sign readings, blood […]

THE MACHINE STOPS by E.M. Forster (1909)

Rerecommended by my niece, Ciara. Anybody who uses the Internet should read E.M. Forster’s The Machine Stops. It is a chilling, short story masterpiece about the role of technology in our lives. Written in 1909 Available online here: http://www.visbox.com/prajlich/forster.html and in audio here: https://librivox.org/the-machine-stops-by-e-m-forster-2/

Gathering: “Pulling Ourselves Back Together”.

Hello Petaluma Community, I hope that you and those you love are safe. I also hope that you are getting outside to enjoy the cool air and not be cooped up too long. What we are seeing transpiring Washington DC today is horrifying but, ultimately, not surprising. The culture war that fuels this attack on […]

Braver Angels – Please join this initiative with me.

Braver Angels brings together Red and Blue Americans in a working alliance to depolarize America. We welcome people with strong convictions and principles. We believe the best way to achieve a more perfect Union is by being forthright and transparent about our political leanings. In that spirit, we say to our fellow Americans, “Come with […]

Redwood Cafe needs your love

Over the past 30 years the Redwood cafe has hosted 100’s of fundraising events for others. Now is the time to help them. https://www.gofundme.com/f/save-cotatis-redwood-cafe?qid=cdd0d693bf1b71dc49a43733ca55c076