Posts made in January, 2011

West End News- Late January. Music tonight!

Jan 27, 2011 in Development & projects, Entertainment, Miscellany, Public Meetings

West End News- Late January. Music tonight!

Public meeting and music. February 1, Tuesday- 2010 Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan Update at City Council. A public hearing will be conducted to hear your comments and suggestions BEFORE the City Council votes on the 2010 BPMP. This Plan identifies proposed bikeways and pedestrian networks. Submit written comments and recommendations proior to the public hearing or attend the...

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6th & W. 6th Street- a Neighborhood Greenway!

Jan 27, 2011 in Development & projects, Miscellany, Neighbor News

6th & W. 6th Street- a Neighborhood Greenway!

Imagine 6th and W. 6th Street as a Neighborhood Greenway! 6th and W. 6th Street is the street that joins the West End Neighborhood and Railroad Square. It’s unique because it’s shares many uses- homes, multiple unit dwellings, 6th Street Theater, Chops Teen Club, The Assistance League’s “New to You Shop”, Tee Vax and others line this street. It’s...

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Wonderful Railroad Square

Jan 27, 2011 in Animals, Lost Pet, Development & projects, Neighbor News

Wonderful Railroad Square

Westenders are spoiled and they know it.  Restaurants, shops, entertainment and beautiful historic basalt buildings are a short walk from our front doors. Yes, it’s all in Historic Railroad Square . Here’s the latest news: Omelette Express founder dies– Nan Taylor Michkin, Don’s mom,  passed away on December 4th. For those of you who don’t know, she opened the...

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The other side of downtown

Jan 26, 2011 in Entertainment, Miscellany

The other side of downtown

Even though Westenders are fortunate to have their own historic downtown- Railroad Square, we might occasionally go to the OTHER side of downtown to enjoy what they have to offer. Here’s a few ideas: Munch Monday January 10-February 28th– The City of Santa Rosa is promoting the downtown, (the East side of downtown, that is) with Munch Mondays.  Diners...

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Renovation, real estate and entertainment

Jan 14, 2011 in Animals, Lost Pet, Entertainment, Miscellany, Neighbor News, Preservation & Historic sites, Videos

Renovation, real estate and entertainment

A historic restoration! Another West End historic home renewal is happening on the corner of Decker and Dutton. This house has had a long, checkered past- the new owners are carefully renovating this little beauty. Recent Home Sales: With the real estate market in flux and a West End landlord who has found it necessary to sell several properties-...

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