Letters to the Editor ~ What our readers have to day


Hospital addresses reader’s charges of financial instability

Posted on May 1, 2015
Hospital addresses reader's charges of financial instability

Editor: Using the Public Information Act, Sonoma Valley Hospital financial information was requested via several requests for public... Continue

Group forms to ban leaf blowers

Posted on April 30, 2015
Group forms to ban leaf blowers

When a ban on gas leaf blowers narrowly missed passing in 2013, many people lost hope that anything would change. This year they had... Continue

Council character in question

Posted on April 28, 2015

The Sonoma City Council has invested many hours defining the town’s character. As the face of the community it is important to note... Continue

Dog fan calls Malarkey

Posted on April 16, 2015

For Pete’s sake, there are tons of Coyotes on the trails in the Hollywood hills where I used to hike with my dogs, where dozens... Continue

Gifts of community good

Posted on April 14, 2015
Gifts of community good

Editor: Yesterday after calling the IRS to help me with my income tax return I was referred to the free tax service at the Vintage... Continue

Time to ban leaf blowers

Posted on April 7, 2015
Time to ban leaf blowers

The leaf blower issue is back before the Sonoma City Council because many of us in Sonoma want gas-powered leaf blowers banned in our... Continue

Dogs and deer don’t mix

Posted on April 7, 2015
Dogs and deer don't mix

I want to simplify the dogs on Montini property controversy. It’s not about leashes it’s about deer. Through building and... Continue

Envies ‘victory’ over short-term rentals

Posted on April 7, 2015
Envies 'victory' over short-term rentals

Congratulations to the residents of Sonoma! You will not be forced to do without sleep, peace, or a sense of safety, as is the case... Continue

Decide the future of Maxwell Park

Posted on March 31, 2015

For thousands of years travelers going east or west across the center of Sonoma Valley have crossed Sonoma creek where it merges with... Continue

Yes to water fluoridation

Posted on March 30, 2015
Yes to water fluoridation

Editor: Recently, you ran a letter opposing water fluoridation. The writer said most of his friends opposed fluoridation. Well, I would... Continue