The city’s contract goat herd has added 49 kids recently to help clear grassy lots and fields.
The tree, an albino chimera redwood, stands close to new Sonoma Marin Area Rail Transit line in Cotati.
Crowd-funded cafes are poised to copy successful establishments in Asia, particularly Japan.
By removing burls, timber thieves end genetic life of a line of trees; 15 were damaged in February.
Department of Agriculture worker reportedly tried to flag problems at Rancho Feeding Corp.
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City says it needs to get rid of rodents overrunning bayside park because of water-quality concerns.
Federal agency says Rancho Feeding Corp. processed ‘diseased, unsound’ cattle without full inspections.