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Glass Class

Columnist: Christina Julian
May, 2015 Issue

Finding the right glass for your wine can make a difference in how it tastes.


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The New Napa Valley: Country or Cosmo?

Columnist: Christina Julian
Apr, 2015 Issue

Christina hopes that as Napa Valley’s population grows, its small town feel will remain solid.


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The Shot Heard Around the World

Columnist: Christina Julian
Mar, 2015 Issue

A look at the slow evolution of Napa Wine Country


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Commercial Drones: Will They or Won't They?

Columnist: Christina Julian
Feb, 2015 Issue

How drones just might work for the wine industry.


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Recapture That Loving Feeling

Columnist: Christina Julian
Jan, 2015 Issue

Christina seeks out down-to-earth winery experiences in Napa.


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Small Towns, Big Biz

Columnist: Christina Julian
Dec, 2014 Issue

Christina covers some up-valley sights and sounds.


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In the Wake of the Quake

Columnist: Christina Julian
Nov, 2014 Issue

Napa Valley bands together to recover from August’s earthquake.


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The Business of Birds

Columnist: Christina Julian
Oct, 2014 Issue

Bird watching is gaining popularity—let’s get those birders to Napa Valley.


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Napa's New York Stock Exchange

Columnist: Christina Julian
Sep, 2014 Issue

Auction Napa Valley has the energy of the NYSE—but with nobler roots.


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Is Napa Valley Suffering from ADD?

Columnist: Christina Julian
Aug, 2014 Issue

Rapid change seems like the norm in Napa Valley.


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Stepping Out

Columnist: Christina Julian
Jul, 2014 Issue

Christina takes a trip to Morocco via Solage Calistoga.


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Catch This

Columnist: Christina Julian
Jun, 2014 Issue

What makes a great wine—or region?


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The Fight for the Face of Downtown

Columnist: Christina Julian
May, 2014 Issue

What will the future of Napa Valley look like?


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Water Works

Columnist: Christina Julian
Apr, 2014 Issue

Let’s talk about the weather.


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Time to Get Social

Columnist: Christina Julian
Mar, 2014 Issue

Social media is worth committing to when it comes to wine marketing and sales.


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Will the Opera House Retain Its Grand Ole Status?

Columnist: Christina Julian
Feb, 2014 Issue

City Winery moves into downtown Napa’s opera house.


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The Year in Food: Fueling the Foodie

Columnist: Christina Julian
Dec, 2013 Issue

Your hook-up for Napa Valley’s newest restaurant ventures.


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The Next-Gen View of the Wine World

Columnist: Christina Julian
Nov, 2013 Issue

Christina reports from an interesting recent panel discussion.


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Napa's Biggest Festivals Falter and Flourish

Columnist: Christina Julian
Oct, 2013 Issue

BottleRock’s woes and NVFF’s boon.


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A Community Unites

Columnist: Christina Julian
Sep, 2013 Issue

The Napa 9/11 Memorial Garden is the place to be this September 11.


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Shop and Pop vs. Vintage Wine

Columnist: Christina Julian
Aug, 2013 Issue

Tastes they are a-changin’.


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Flaunting our Fruits

Columnist: Christina Julian
Jul, 2013 Issue

What’s brewing in Napa Valley.


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Is the Italian Renaissance Upon Us?

Columnist: Christina Julian
Jun, 2013 Issue

Italian varietals in Napa are distinctive to where they’re grown.


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This Is Bottle Rock

Columnist: Christina Julian
May, 2013 Issue

The times they are a changin’.


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The Good, Bad and Ugly of Wine Marketing

Columnist: Christina Julian
Apr, 2013 Issue

Can it be that wine has become nothing more than a glorified marketing vehicle, albeit a tasting one?


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Women Who Lead

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9-1-1 What is Your Emergency

Until there’s an emergency, you don’t give much thought to the trained professionals who work in our local dispatch centers. Dial 9-1-1 in the North Bay and you can count on reaching a h...

Todays Working Moms

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