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"A person who loves everything local, is passionate about discovering the wonders of where we live."

Stories by A. Localista

Colin Godwin - Personally Speaking

Colin Godwin shares some thoughts on living in Sonoma County.

Author A. Localista Date 07/09/2018
Cheryl Franklin-Personally Speaking

Cheryl Franklin shares some thoughts on living in Sonoma County.

Author A. Localista Date 12/09/2016
Eight Businesses Relocate to SOMO Village

Traditional Medicinals, Altwork, SOMO Living, Blind Scream, ReSynergi, TouchFab, Inc., Farmster and New Family Farms are all relocating to SoMo Village.

Author A. Localista Date 10/26/2016
A Crowning Achievement: GoLocal Members in BOHO's Best of

This year the Bohemian spotlights many GoLocal members in its annual Best of the North Bay issue.  Below you'll find a list of GoLocal winners with links to their directory pages on this website.  We're proud of them.

Author A. Localista Date 03/26/2011
Sebastopol YouTube Community Channel

The videos are intended to be a resource for persons interested in opening a business in Sebastopol, moving here or visiting, and for residents curious about some of the people and organizations that make the Sebastopol area special.

Author A. Localista Date 09/08/2010
Local Has Its Options

Dear Localista,

I'm from Napa County and stumbled across your website searching for a local bookstore.  One of your members has a location in Napa County.  What difference does it make whether I shop at a local bookstore in Napa, at the Sonoma County owned store, or at our neighborhood Barnes & Noble?

Avid Reader in Calistoga

Author A. Localista Date 01/19/2010
The Big Deal About Local vs Locale

Dear Localista,
What's the big deal about local businesses? I mean, all businesses that are here are local, aren't they?  Shouldn't we support them all?
   Just Curious in Santa Rosa

Author A. Localista Date 11/26/2009

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