Category Archives: Petaluma

McKinley School Has a Birthday

In this week's Petaluma Argus Courier there was a story about McKinley Elementary School celebrating it's 100th birthday in style. I read with interest all the great things that are taking place under the leadership of Principal Matthew Harris. It wasn't until … Continue reading

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Petaluma and the WCTU

Have you ever wondered who was responsible for installing the drinking fountain at the corner of Western Avenue and Petaluma Boulevard North? Well in case you have, it was members of the Women’s Christian Temperance Union (WCTU) who hired local … Continue reading

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