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A modern, widely-held assumption is that human consciousness has evolved for the better. When we examine the past and find patterns... Continue

Karen Boness | The Sonoma Garden — Olive trees (Olea europaea) are icons of the water wise garden in Northern California. They... Continue

The second Women’s March inaugurated what I expect to be a yearly event going forward, for the duration. A political organizer will... Continue

Fresh off a high of approving a much-needed affordable housing development, the Sonoma City Council pivoted to a more intractable problem:... Continue

By Susan Gorin — “We all have this thing called humanity that was so important in this particular event.” -Sonoma Police... Continue

For the past 100 years, U.S. nonprofits have benefitted from the fact that Americans who filed an itemized tax return have been able... Continue

What women want is respect. We’ve wanted it for a long time. And I’ll speak for myself, too — smart men are supporting... Continue

At the recent Springs Community Alliance meeting, Tim Sloat, of KSMattson Partners LP, made a presentation of the Boyes Springs Food... Continue

My dad told me that it is better to act than to react.  Reaction is an action performed in response to a situation or event whereas... Continue

Borrowing from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s inspirational declaration, I have a dream for an effective, supportive, secure, and happy... Continue

Dear Emily, Our house has a large family room, one end is a kitchen, where I cook (and love doing it). The other end has comfortable... Continue

Along with the promise of huge tax revenues, legal weed promises to bring unprecedented economic and social changes. Are we ready? – By... Continue

Catherine Sevenau
Rude Awakenings
Catherine Sevenau
Sin and prayer

My parents were like black and white, like oil and water, like sin and prayer. My father, not one to boil over, married a kettle of... Continue

By Bonnie Lee — When we think of wellness, we usually think in terms of physical health, mental health, and spiritual well-being.... Continue

It’s weird to think that in one of the first democratic nations on the planet that a statement like “government works” is now... Continue