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Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus

Posted on December 22, 2016
Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus

Dear Editor—I am 8 years old. Some of my little friends say there is no Santa Claus. Papa says, “If you see it in The Sun, it’s... Continue

Make Sonoma Great Again

Posted on December 19, 2016

The recent Farmers Market kerfuffle, not to mention the Presidential election, inclines us to observe the vagaries of social behavior,... Continue

Measure U passed… now what?

Posted on November 30, 2016

In a pre-election editorial we took the position that Measure U — the half-cent sales tax extension — should be rejected,... Continue

The right and wrong side of history

Posted on November 9, 2016

The presidential election has come and gone. Like many of you, we are relieved that it’s over. As elections go, this national... Continue

Public process done right

Posted on October 27, 2016

When development occurs in Sonoma it generally happens one of two ways: opaque or transparent. Opaque is the result of a project being... Continue

Vote no on extending Sonoma’s half-cent sales tax

Posted on October 13, 2016

The Sun recommends a NO vote on Measure U, the extension of the half-cent sales tax within the City of Sonoma. Understanding why requires... Continue

Guest editorial: Vote no ‘U’

Posted on October 5, 2016

Measure U is the Sonoma City Council’s attempt to extend the 2012 “temporary” sales tax increase commonly known as Measure J. In... Continue

The Sun recommends: Gallian and Harrington for City Council

Posted on September 28, 2016
The Sun recommends: Gallian and Harrington for City Council

Deciding which two candidates to endorse for City Council this year was difficult. Everyone running, incumbents Laurie Gallian and... Continue

Editorial: The new sheriff in town

Posted on September 16, 2016
Editorial: The new sheriff in town

As detailed in our lead story this week, the City of Sonoma hired a code enforcement officer last May. While there were a variety... Continue

The new sheriff in town

Posted on September 15, 2016

The City of Sonoma hired a code enforcement officer last May. While there were a variety of reasons prompting that decision, the long... Continue