Charles Schulz

13 Reasons Why
Netflix

This summer, actors and crew members returned to Sebastopol’s Analy High School to film scenes for season two of  "13 Reasons Why," a Netflix drama about high schoolers. The story sprang from the young adult novel of the same name by Jay Asher.

Pigpen Peanuts Strip
Photo by DJ Ashton courtesy of the Charles M. Schulz Museum and Research Center

The Charles M. Schulz Museum and Research Center in Santa Rosa celebrated its 15th anniversary over the weekend. Reporter Steve Mencher dropped in before the party to visit one of his favorite Peanuts characters, subject of a new exhibition…

Charles M. Schulz Museum and Research Center
DJ Ashton

The Charles M. Schulz Museum in Santa Rosa celebrates its 15th anniversary August 12, with visits from a number of professional cartoonists, including  Jeff Smith, creator of the award-winning comic book series Bone. At 2 pm Smith will be on stage in dialogue with Paige Braddock of Jane’s World and Lex Fajardo of Kid Beowulf.

Lemony Snicket Creator Cites ‘Peanuts’ Influence

Mar 16, 2017

The man behind the arch-gothic Lemony Snicket books for young readers says the Peanuts comic strip was an important influence on his writing.

The deeper he delves into the world of Peanuts, says author Daniel Handler, the darker it seems to him.

 Handler’s most recent novel, We Are Pirates, also features a teenaged girl as its central character. But he says the story itself was inspired by his life in San Francisco.

'BeagleFest' Returns to Snoopy's Home Turf

Jun 25, 2014

  Fans of all things Peanuts from all over the world are converging nearby this week for a collectors’ club convention they call “BeagleFest.” Today we get a peek inside.

 To find out more about the 13th BeagleFest—which runs tomorrow through Saturday--click here.