Fair around the corner
Doug Benensen, with events staff at the Sonoma County Fair, blows up balloons Tuesday at the farmers market. The fair's events staff is traveling around the county letting residents know about the upcoming fair. This is the 75th anniversary of the fair and it has expanded its run. The fair opens July 27 and runs through Aug. 14, although it's closed Mondays. For details, see www.sonomacountyfair.com.