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Red-Nosed Bunny Hopping Through the Vineyard Mark T. Palmer Company LLC has installed lighted antlers on Bunny Foo Foo at Hall Wines in St. Helena. A red nose and belt complete the holiday installation on the iconic sculpture created by Lawrence Argent and commissioned by Hall Wines. Mark T. Palmer Company LLC, is a Napa Valley window cleaning company that installs and strikes all costuming for this art piece throughout the year. All work is done 35 feet above the ground and requires installers be safety certified in ladder use and aerial work platform operation. Other installations throughout the year include the Bunny...

October 5, 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Molly Rattigan, Deputy County Executive Officer 707-253-4112   Integrated Public Alert and Warning System  Wireless Emergency Alert Test  Frequently Asked Questions   General Information On October 9, 2018, Napa County will be testing the Wireless Emergency Alert (WEA) System. Those with cell phones that are in the Napa County area on October 9, 2018 around 9:30 AM should expect to receive a test message via mobile text message. This document answers questions about this emergency test. What is the WEA system? During an emergency, officials need to provide the public with life-saving information quickly. WEA allows emergency officials to send...

The Simple Steps Workshop Series Gives You the Foundation to Build a Company. Although SCORE developed the workshop series to provide a systematic approach for starting “new" businesses, the content applies as well if you’re considering how to expand a current business. It’s all about learning the lessons and gaining insider knowledge from the professional business executives who have been through it many times in the past. By attending the workshop series, you will learn how to: Research and Analyze a Business Idea Develop Business & Marketing Plans Prepare Financial Projections Find Funding Make Confident Business Decisions The workshops, which start on Sept. 29 at the Finley...

Napa Valley Performing Arts Center 100 California Drive, Yountville, CA 94599 WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2018 @ 7PM This Tony Award-nominated Broadway hit celebrates Janis Joplin and her biggest musical influences — trailblazers like Aretha Franklin, Etta James, Odetta, Nina Simone and Bessie Smith, all of whom inspired Joplin to become one of Rock 'n Roll's greatest legends. Like a comet that burns far too brightly to last, Joplin exploded onto the music scene in 1967 and, almost overnight, became the Queen of Rock & Roll. Her unmistakable voice, filled with raw emotion and tinged with Southern Comfort, made Joplin a must-see headliner from Monterey to...