Monthly Archives: December 2013

The year that was: big West County changes in 2013

Sonoma West Times & News by David Abbott Sonoma West Editor …After three months in limbo, work on Paul Hobbs’ controversial orchard-to-vineyard conversion on Watertrough Road resumed when county officials lifted the stop work order that was put in place in the wake of a fluke June rainstorm that exposed excessive vegetation removal (continued)
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Sonoma West Times & News

Posted on December 31, 2013 By Mina

Paul Hobbs Winery – Paul Hobbs Winery Files in Court to Protect Important Sonoma County Vineyard Regulations – Press Release

WineBusiness.com December 13, 2013 Paul Hobbs Winery Files in Court to Protect Important Sonoma County Vineyard Regulations PRESS RELEASE Sebastopol, California – Attorneys for Paul Hobbs Winery filed a legal motion this week to dismiss a lawsuit brought by a group that is trying to overturn Sonoma County’s important and comprehensive vineyard regulations. The motion (continued)
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WineBusiness.com

Posted on December 13, 2013 By Mina

Sebastopol winemaker Paul Hobbs fires back against vineyard lawsuit

THE PRESS DEMOCRAT By PAUL PAYNE Sebastopol winemaker Paul Hobbs has taken aim at a lawsuit that seeks to block his company’s 48-acre vineyard conversion project in west Sonoma County, a company spokesman said Friday. Hobbs this week filed a motion to dismiss the suit brought last month by the Watertrough Road Children’s Alliance, company (continued)
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THE PRESS DEMOCRAT

Posted on December 13, 2013 By Mina