Seven Bay Area schools are among 28 in the state and 325 nationwide that were recognized Tuesday as National Blue Ribbon Schools for 2021, U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona announced.
A driver died early Sunday after getting out of his car on U.S. Highway 101 in Rohnert Park, the California Highway Patrol said. Three passengers were hospitalized with minor injuries.
The student was crossing East Cotati Avenue, from Wolf Den Plaza toward the university, about noon when he was hit by a black 2015 Ford Fusion headed westbound, according to Rohnert Park police.
Killed were 17-year-old San Rafael resident Lorena Recendez-Martinez, who was driving, and 16-year-old Los Angeles resident Amada Guadalupe Salinas-Agular, who was a passenger in a 2018 Mercedes Benz Coupe, according to public safety officials.
Two people died Saturday night in a solo-car crash near the Foxtail Golf Club in Rohnert Park, police said.
Authorities Saturday night said detectives have arrested two suspects in connection with a homicide that occurred at the Parkridge Apartments a day earlier.
Sonoma County sheriff's deputies say an Uber driver who reported three suspects actively stealing a catalytic converter from a Toyota Prius resulted in the arrests of three Oakland men.
A fire in a garage caused damages of approximately $100,000 to a home in the 8000 block of Mason Drive early Sunday.
Two former Rohnert Park police officers have been have been charged by the Department of Justice for their involvement in an alleged scheme to seize cash and marijuana from drivers they stopped along Highway 101.
A man from Las Vegas wearing a Donald Trump mask, a long white beard and a Santa hat shot his former brother-in-law in Rohnert Park on Saturday morning, according to police.
The casino cancelled a planned 4,000 guest event after pushback from the community. Because it's on tribal land, the state's stay home mandates do not apply.
The truck-cab inferno was ignited after a driver refused to take a man somewhere else, Rohnert Park authorities said.
Police apprehended the suspect in the shooting, identified as 19-year-old Christopher Calamateos of Rohnert Park just before 1 p.m. Saturday.
The robbery, reported to police at 3:45 p.m., left the woman with several injuries and she was taken to the hospital.
Josh Cargile was arrested Aug. 28 following an investigation spurred by a tip from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.
An officer with the Rohnert Park Department of Public Safety was arrested Monday for allegedly embezzling from the police union that represents him, Sonoma County sheriff's officials said.
Graton Resort and Casino, located along Highway 101 in Rohnert Park, will welcome gamblers again Thursday morning.
A stabbing suspect was being sought by Rohnert Park public safety officers Tuesday night, public safety officials said.
The shooting happened just after 9 p.m. on Wednesday in the parking lot of Redwood Credit Union. Police said the man had been shot in the chest.
A teenage girl who went missing a week ago from her Rohnert Park home has been found safe and is in FBI custody, officials said Thursday night.