Erskine Investment Management 19449 Riverside Dr, Sonoma, CA95476 Erskine Investment Management is a financial advisory firm offering services to both individual and corporate clients…More throughout Sonoma and beyond. Services are aimed at helping clientele understand their investments, design an investment plan based on individual expectations and risk comfort and strategic implementation of investment plans.
Main Street Trust & Company 19439 Riverside Dr, Sonoma, CA95476 Main Street Trust & Company is a lending brokerage business providing low-interest loans for individuals seeking to…More purchase property, start businesses and more. An emphasis is placed on finding the right lending plan for each client's unique financial situation and needs.
Guarantee Mortgage Corporation 450 1st St E, Sonoma, CA95476 Guarantee Mortgage Corporation is a lending brokerage company. Services are offered related to the providing of mortgage…More loans for individuals seeking to purchase homes. An emphasis is placed on finding the right mortgage plan for each client's unique financial situation and needs.
Figo Construction Drawings is a construction planning company. Experienced draftsman Fred O'Donnell started the…More business in March 2006. In 2010, the business was moved to its new, stand-alone location on Brodadway.</p>
<p>O'Donnell works with architects, realtors, contractors and homeowners. He will work with remodeling projects for the home. From cabinet drawings to vineyard drawings and commercial tenant improvement drawings, if you've got a structural idea, O'Donnell can draw the plan for it. The business serves Sonoma, Nao and Marin counties.</p>
Green IT 414 1st St E, Sonoma, CA95476 In 2004, Richard Hodges founded Green IT, a business consulting firm that provides advice on sustainable practices as a…More company advances its Information and Communication Technology or ICT. The extensive website, maintained and written by Hodges, is well worth a visit for individuals and owners interested in expanding their green technology. It also offers specialized seminars for its clients on topics such as "assessing your company's green footprint," "creating a plan to reduce costs and eco-footprint" and "clarifying the difference between the terms 'green' and 'greenwash.' " The company has consulted for the University of California, the Sonoma Valley Hospital and the Presidio Trust of San Francisco.
Your Ceremony Matters is the business of Rev. Peadar Dalton, a former Catholic priest and a wedding officiant in…More Sonoma since 2001. As an officiant, Dalton caters to a variety of couples from every religious background, working to make their wedding day personal and intimate. He offers a family-based approach to officiating, meeting with couples several times to plan their wedding. He also offers a dual-counseling role with wedding parties. Dalton keeps in touch: All couples receive a phone call on their first wedding anniversery and e-mails in subsequent years. He also will speak at funerals and memorial services.</p>
<p>Dalton and his wife, Margarita Ramirez-Dalton, moved to Sonoma after September 11 for the "community and solidarity" they found in the area. A family therapy graduate of Tulane, Dalton met his wife at a wedding while in New Orleans.</p>
El Verano Elementary School 18606 Riverside Dr, Sonoma, CA95476 El Verano Elementary School is located on Riverside Drive in the Valley of the Moon section of Sonoma Valley. With a…More motto of "committed to our community," the school hosts numerous community events to raise funds. The facility is based around an open plan lot with covered walk-ways between classrooms and student-painted murals depicting the history of California. The grounds feature a large playground and an outdoor eating area as well as large athletic fields. In 2008 El Verano was a part of the pilot program, partnering with the Exploratorium in San Francisco to teach hands-on science concepts. Now all five elementary schools in the Sonoma Valley school district have received a 3 million dollar grant which will continue the program through 2012. The school is heavily focused on literacy training and employs special counselors to instill these concepts. API scores can be viewed online.
Adele Harrison Middle School 1150 Broadway, Sonoma, CA95476 Adele Harrison Middle School is one of two middle schools in the Sonoma Valley School District. It accommodates about…More 468 students from grades 6-8. The school is located on Broadway, next to Sonoma Valley High School. The school is built around a grassy courtyard, with open plan classrooms connected by covered cateways. Athletic fields are behind the building. The school has a diverse student body, enrolling a student body that is 63% white, 39% Hispanic, and 2% Asian. Almost 44% of the student body is "dissadvantaged," and over 30% require English as a second language instruction. The school maintains and English-Spanish dual immersion program, a comprehensive tutoring and mentoring program, outdoor education, and the GATE gifted and talented program. In 2010 Adele Harrison was one of two schools to recieve a gift from Stone Edge Farm, which will build onto the Sonoma Valley Garden Project to allow them to build greenhouses, educational vineyards, small orchards and work towards installing a garden curriculum.
Owner and principal craftsman John Petricka has been creating fine custom cabinetry for nearly 40 years and doens't…More plan to stop any time soon. The shop itself is tucked away in the middle of downtown Sonoma at the end of the loop of Church Street (just keep going and look for it on your right when you end up in a parking lot). It is also visible and accessible from West Napa Street. </p>
<p>From kitchen cabinets to bars and barbacks, bookcases and grandfather clocks, John can make just about anything, and has made just about everything. He works in all kinds of wood, but says that walnut and maple seem to be popular at present. Plaza Cabinetry services clients from Hillsboro to Ukiah, including the entire Bay Area. Not only a cabinet maker, John is also a small-scale vintner, a father and husband, a collector of classic Cadillacs, and an enthusiastically generous and active member of the Sonoma community. </p>
This office is in charge of managing the Sonoma State Historic Parks, with sites in Sonoma and Petaluma. In Sonoma…More there are 6 historic parks: The Mission San Francisco Solano, the Sonoma Barracks, the Servents Quarters (behind the Barracks), the Blue Wing Inn, the Toscano Hotel and the Vallejo Home. The Vallejo Home is located a little under a mile to the west, on West Spain street, the rest of the sites are gathered around the Plaza. </p>
<p>The site manages a tourist office, gift shops (in the Mission and Baracks) and leads tours. The sites are a history-lesson mainstay in both regional and local school programs; they host school tours 4 days a week, and run an enviornmental studies program, and a historic crafts program for 4th graders. The site runs a popular volunteer program, that provides docent led tours, a garden group, maitenence for the parks, and a community bike patrol to support the rangers. The Parks team is currently developing an "Interprative Plan" to direct the historic renovations of the sites.</p>