Making The Rounds - Ken Brown

The freewheelin’ Ken Brown

This lovely morning (Thursday) I am down at Bike To Work Day! Please get out with your bike, put your car away and be freer. I had... Continue

The market is looking up

The Sonoma Farmers Market begins this coming Tuesday, May 6. We all have waited so patiently for this day and I for one am so glad... Continue

Working it

Way to go SMI! Fairmont Hotels & Resorts of the Greater Bay Area, The Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa has been named one... Continue

Who doesn’t love dogs, cats and baseball?

This year, your Pets Lifeline team is going the distance on a 40-mile ride for the animals. I am asking for help for Nancy King to... Continue

Ken’s bulletin board

Monday night the Sonoma City Council heard that April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. Verity, a grassroots organization for Sonoma... Continue

Happy birthday vibrations

Wednesday April 2 is my 67th birthday. It’s been quite a ride, and God willing it’s got far to go still. I am currently experiencing... Continue

This precious Valley

Vibrant is the word for the Sonoma Valley Grange. A quote from Margarita Ramirez, one of the event organizers, about the amazing night... Continue

Peace and understanding

I am a proud first generation Ukrainian American. I wish to take the space to deliver a personal message to my Ukrainian brothers... Continue

Saving water and playing ball

A gift from my good friend Joe, and what a very nice gesture — a fortune from his fortune cookie he saved for me: “Laughter... Continue

Healthy living close to home

Last week my wife Jewel had an outpatient surgery at Sonoma Valley Hospital. Our experience was excellent. Having a state of the art... Continue