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‘Static cling’ in Sacramento

Posted on March 28, 2017

What is it with progressive politicians who believe that taxpayers won’t change their behavior because of tax policy? One would think... Continue

Letter: Sonoma Valley is talking back

Posted on March 28, 2017
Letter: Sonoma Valley is talking back

Recently at the Sonoma Valley Democrats board meeting, I learned a new word I had never heard before: astroturfing. It is defined as... Continue

Dreading bad traffic

Posted on March 24, 2017

The West Napa Street traffic tie-ups are bad enough already. The coming “Hotel Project Sonoma” will worsen the condition exponentially. Regardless... Continue

Define ‘illegal’

Posted on March 23, 2017

I’d like to put the “Illegal is illegal” letter to the editor the March 9 issue in legal and historical perspective. Most of... Continue

Proposition 13 is the original victim of ‘fake news’

Posted on March 21, 2017

As Proposition 13 approaches its 39th birthday, it is still subject to the same dishonest attacks in the media that were used against... Continue

State lawmakers find a way to exceed unlimited budget

Posted on March 14, 2017

Consider this argument from Sacramento politicians: California’s roads, freeways and bridges are crumbling. Our spending on transportation... Continue

Disputing claims of ‘hate signs’ at Plaza rally

Posted on March 8, 2017

Because he is one of the owners of several North Bay newspapers, it was shocking to read Darius Anderson’s article in the Feb.... Continue

In support of ‘safe schools’ resolution

Posted on March 6, 2017

Letter to the Sonoma Valley Unified School District My name is Martin Bennett, Co-Chair North Bay Jobs with Justice, I reside in the... Continue

Pot Growers Alliance says no on County’s Measure A

Posted on March 3, 2017
Pot Growers Alliance says no on County's Measure A

The Sonoma County Growers Alliance (SCGA) has stated its position on Measure A, the Sonoma County Cannabis Business Tax on Commercial... Continue

Head of Latino legislator group reacts to Trump speech

Posted on March 1, 2017

From Arturo Vargas, executive director, National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials President Donald Trump presented... Continue