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The sound of silence

Posted on January 26, 2018

City Council is often criticized for lack of accomplishment, recently exemplified by its struggle with a moratorium on tasting rooms.... Continue

Grappling with gropers

Posted on December 7, 2017

If it seems hard to breathe lately, it’s not because wildfires are back. The sudden shortage of oxygen follows a rash of reports... Continue

Garbage in, garbage out

Posted on November 24, 2017

To stave off the impending collapse of planetary ecosystems under the twin onslaughts of global warming and human overpopulation that... Continue

Learning our words & sums

Posted on November 8, 2017

If a humble taxpayer can pretend to fathom the situation in the Sonoma Valley Unified School District, it appears School Trustees (the... Continue

The science of white holes

Posted on October 3, 2017

Scientists have long known about black holes, those deep-space phenomena whose gravitational attraction is so powerful that not even... Continue

Olly olly oxen free

Posted on August 17, 2017

Earlier this year the board of the Sonoma Valley Hospital District reportedly managed to avoid scrutiny by the DA’s office by holding... Continue

The science of white holes

Posted on August 2, 2017

Scientists have long known about black holes, those deep-space phenomena whose gravitational attraction is so powerful that not even... Continue

Must be something in the water

Posted on July 21, 2017

The increasing number of self-inflicted decisions by public officials are causing the local scientists down at Steiners to suspect... Continue

Remembering Cecil

Posted on July 8, 2017
Remembering Cecil

Around this time in 2015, Dr. Walter Palmer, DDS, of Bloomington MN, killed Cecil the Lion with the intention of adding Cecil’s... Continue

Sustainable growth

Posted on June 14, 2017

Talk about an embarrassment of riches. We read in the paper that many employers hereabouts have more jobs than they can fill. Businesses... Continue