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VOM Water District explains rate changes

Posted on December 9, 2017

Over the past 10+ years water retailers have been encouraged by State Agencies, The Governor and numerous Commissions and Councils... Continue

A modest proposal for rebuilding

Posted on December 8, 2017
A modest proposal for rebuilding

A modest proposal for rebuilding (with apologies to Jonathan Swift) Reader Opinion by Jonah Raskin As Sonoma County gets ready to... Continue

Letter: student says High School homework is an ‘unbearable load’

Posted on December 2, 2017
Letter: student says High School homework is an 'unbearable load'

Editor: The excessive homework load at Sonoma Valley High School (SVHS) contributes to sleep deprivation, impacts mental health and... Continue

Water District chief explains rate changes

Posted on November 30, 2017
Water District chief explains rate changes

A letter from Dan Muelrath, General Manager of the Valley of the Moon Water District, which supplies customers in areas other than... Continue

La Luz Center, the fires, and adaptability

Posted on November 24, 2017

La Luz Center has evolved from primarily providing support services for health, financial security and education to an agile organization... Continue

Where do we go from here?

Posted on November 23, 2017

The fires that ravaged the North Bay have certainly left indelible memories on all of who lived through that experience. The rush of... Continue

An update from County permit chief

Posted on November 20, 2017

By Tennis Wick, Director, Sonoma County Permit and Resource Management Department In the aftermath of the fire, Sonoma County faces... Continue

What to believe about the Republican tax plan

Posted on November 13, 2017

The release of the tax reform plan by the Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives has caused the Washington spin machine to... Continue

City Council chaos

Posted on November 10, 2017

The most recent City Council meeting exposed a weakness in local government that may explain why Council seems to accomplish so little... Continue

Sonoma Springs Fire Relief Fund

Posted on November 8, 2017

Our community has been devastated by the most destructive fire in our state’s history and its cost can hardly be defined by numbers... Continue