Letters to the Editor ~ What our readers have to say


School Board has completely mismanaged bond funds

Posted on August 1, 2022

The Sonoma Valley Unified School District does not have directors that are ever going to improve children’s education. Members have... Continue

Confederate flag displays at Sonoma Raceway

Posted on July 25, 2022
Confederate flag displays at Sonoma Raceway

It has been brought to my attention by a number of members of our branch in addition to community members expressing concern around... Continue

Insurrectionists on the ballot

Posted on July 22, 2022
Insurrectionists on the ballot

If we’ve learned anything from the January 6th hearings so far, it’s that Trump and his allies will go to any lengths to gain... Continue

California’s budget substance is as bad as the process

Posted on July 6, 2022

While California’s “budget bill” is constitutionally mandated to be enacted by June 15, it only passed by that date for... Continue

County’s law enforcement unions are ‘committed to oversight and reform’

Posted on July 5, 2022

The Sonoma County Law Enforcement Association (“SCLEA”) and Deputy Sheriffs’ Association  (“DSA”) have never opposed strengthening... Continue

Kaniv needs us

Posted on July 3, 2022

Kaniv, Sonoma’s Ukrainian sister city, needs us more than ever. We were very generous in the first shock of Russia’s barbaric... Continue

It’s time to reform the Supreme Court

Posted on June 26, 2022
It's time to reform the Supreme Court

When Donald Trump was in office, he and Mitch McConnell made three lifetime appointments to the Supreme Court. McConnell went so far... Continue

Where did the school bond money go?

Posted on June 13, 2022
Where did the school bond money go?

To: Sonoma Valley Unified School District Superintendent Adrian Palazuelos. [There are] “tough  decisions” forthcoming to avoid... Continue

Sonoma, plan before you annex

Posted on June 11, 2022

I am writing express my opposition to the potential annexation by  Sonoma of six current County plots in and around the City of Sonoma.  I... Continue

Suburbia’s ugly legacy

Posted on June 8, 2022

Local residents often object to nearby high density housing development because it will change the “character” of their community.... Continue

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