Letters to the Editor ~ What our readers have to say


Protect SDC open space

Posted on June 7, 2022

The main ask from the protesters at the Sonoma Development Center (SDC) was for the state to immediately transfer all the open space... Continue

Thoughts, prayers, and dead children

Posted on June 2, 2022

Senators should take the thoughts and prayers time instead to voice appreciation to those sacrificing for gun laws.  Senators can... Continue

It took just one massacre

Posted on May 28, 2022

On April 28, 1996, a gunman with an AR-15 opened fire on crowds at a historical site in Port Arthur, Australia, killing 35 people.... Continue

Stop Congress from making money on the stock market

Posted on May 24, 2022

When Congress passed the STOCK Act in 2012, the law was supposed to stop congressional insider trading, improve transparency, and increase... Continue

SDC plans add to county’s mental health crisis

Posted on May 24, 2022

Responding to Susan Gorin’s piece “Disparity of Public Health Services” Supervisor may want to take a look at her negative... Continue

Tax the rich. Exhibit A: Elon Musk

Posted on May 18, 2022

Elon Musk has contracted to buy Twitter for $44 billion. That’s an astronomical amount, but clearly within the reach of the world’s... Continue

Tennenbaum for Sheriff

Posted on May 14, 2022

Unlike his opponents, Carl Tennenbaum is the only man running for Sheriff who hasn’t been part of the nationally... Continue

Press Democrat’s endorsement for Sheriff is misguided

Posted on May 7, 2022
Press Democrat's endorsement for Sheriff is misguided

Regarding the Press Democrat’s endorsed candidate for Sheriff: Any suggestion that Assistant Sheriff Engram can or will implement... Continue

Why is the Sheriff’s election important and why should we care?

Posted on May 6, 2022
Why is the Sheriff's election important and why should we care?

Why is the Sheriff’s election important and why should we care? In my view it’s the most important office next to choosing... Continue

Those fleeing Ukraine deserve full refugee status

Posted on April 26, 2022

We are very much interested in becoming sponsors of Ukrainian refugees, however, we just learned that so far, the U.S. is only planning... Continue

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