Letters to the Editor ~ What our readers have to day


State budget is full of tricks, questions

Posted on June 27, 2017

California voters are pretty good at figuring out what is going in the state capital when it hits them directly. For example, recent... Continue

Infill housing and the climate tipping point

Posted on June 26, 2017

Dear Editor, After attending the hearing on the appeal of the certification of the EIR for the proposed Chateau Sonoma Hotel, I think... Continue

SVH Board Chair on parcel tax passage, future operations

Posted on June 20, 2017

I know I speak for the board and hospital administration when I say we’re extremely grateful to our community for passing the parcel... Continue

Don’t leave dogs in hot cars

Posted on June 20, 2017

I am fairly new to Sonoma and love it, but I am concerned how many dogs are left in cars in parking lots here. It was hard to watch... Continue

Did hospital board learn lesson?

Posted on June 17, 2017

I certainly hope the SVH Board got the message during this second effort to pass the Parcel Tax for the hospital. We expect much more... Continue

Summer message from Mentoring Alliance

Posted on June 15, 2017

This is great time of year! We get to see our amazing Senior Mentees graduate high school and move onto their next chapter.... Continue

Rain dampens Springs event

Posted on June 14, 2017

Looks like the thunderstorm last Sunday pretty much cancelled the Springs Festival we had been all looking forward to. The first half... Continue

Hotel Sonoma project should include housing

Posted on June 14, 2017

Our thriving economy depend on workers. It is a tragedy that there is not affordable housing for the workers who staff our tourist... Continue

The battle for transparency

Posted on June 12, 2017

For decades, it has been nearly impossible for ordinary citizens to pierce the veil of legislative secrecy in our state capital. Of... Continue

Letter: Removal of fig tree stirs up hornet’s nest

Posted on June 9, 2017
Letter: Removal of fig tree stirs up hornet's nest

Last week I was among the many who were surprised to learn that the nearly century-old fig tree behind Adele Harrison Middle School... Continue