Letters to the Editor ~ What our readers have to day


We don’t need more huge luxury homes

Posted on July 30, 2018

I was dismayed to learn last week that the City is being sued by developers who want to build three large homes on Shocken Hill. They... Continue

Labor movement must fight corporate power

Posted on July 28, 2018

Last month’s tragic Supreme Court decision, Janus v. AFSCME, is the culmination of a decades-long right-wing war on working people.... Continue

Greed and ego atop Shocken Hill

Posted on July 27, 2018

Greed and ego unbound seems to be the order of the day here in the time of Trump. Sonoma’s mini version of that is Bill Jasper’s... Continue

Hospital CEO makes case for closing obstetrics dept.

Posted on July 23, 2018
Hospital CEO makes case for closing obstetrics dept.

Sonoma Valley Hospital (Sonoma Valley Hospital) By Kelly Mather, CEO, Sonoma Valley Hospital There’s been growing speculation about... Continue

Logan Harvey announces City Council campaign

Posted on July 19, 2018

To me, Sonoma is one of the most sacred towns in the world and a place I care deeply about. I was born and raised in this town and... Continue

Sonoma County’s affordable housing catastrophe

Posted on July 7, 2018

Sonoma County’s affordable housing crisis, which was challenging prior to the Tubbs fire, is now on the verge of catastrophe.... Continue

No more Mr. Nice Guy

Posted on July 5, 2018

We are heading into an authoritarian dictatorship. The sooner the Democrats realize that the Trumpians do not fight fair, the better.... Continue

Wine industry leader call for action on immigration

Posted on July 4, 2018

Statement from California Association of Winegrape Growers (CAWG) President John Aguirre: I am deeply disappointed by the apparent... Continue

A new chapter for departing Teen Services Sonoma chief

Posted on June 22, 2018

By Cristin Felso After almost 20 wonderful years serving the youth of Sonoma Valley through Teen Services Sonoma (TSS), and seven years... Continue

Get rid of the Schellville tanker yard

Posted on June 20, 2018

How many warnings do we need before we get rid of the hundred or more LPG tanker cars that sit parked only a few hundred yards from... Continue