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Sonoma officials must take responsibility

Posted on November 3, 2023
Sonoma officials must take responsibility

I was extremely grateful to learn that Toni Thompson resigned her position on the Design Review and Historic Preservation Commission.... Continue

‘Common sense’ flaws in plan for new Sonoma hotel

Posted on October 23, 2023
'Common sense' flaws in plan for new Sonoma hotel

I am writing to submit comments regarding the recent decision to advance the hotel construction project on Napa Street between... Continue

Keep the homeless safe

Posted on October 16, 2023
Keep the homeless safe

Prior to my retirement from the Sonoma City Council, I served on the Continuum of Care board for approximately two years. While there... Continue

Things to know if you’re eligible for Medicare

Posted on October 10, 2023

If you are newly eligible for Medicare, your must choose between Traditional Medicare and a Medicare Advantage program which includes... Continue

Change of course needed at SDC

Posted on October 1, 2023
Change of course needed at SDC

By Teri Shore — In response to the large-scale development recently proposed by the State of California and its chosen developer... Continue

War on Prop. 13

Posted on September 16, 2023

Unicorns don’t exist in the real world and taxpayer heroes do not exist in the majority in the California Assembly. Despite warnings... Continue

The wrong spot for new housing

Posted on September 8, 2023

Magical Thinking! The Arnold Drive corridor and unincorporated Sonoma County lack infrastructure, resources and opportunities to support... Continue

Trailer parks last resort to homelessness 

Posted on August 27, 2023

With more frequency we are hearing about trailer parks that are in jeopardy and thus putting their residents at risk for homelessness.... Continue

Say no to Sonoma water rate hike

Posted on August 22, 2023

Most of us, within the Sonoma city limits, have recently received a letter advising of a Public Hearing to consider water rate increases.... Continue

Should we knowingly allow more wildfire deaths?

Posted on August 15, 2023

Should we allow family and friends to be trapped during lethal wildfire evacuations in trade for builder profits, increased county... Continue

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