Personal/Political ~ Josette Brose-Eichar

Josette Brose-Eichar


What makes a good community meeting?  

Posted on December 3, 2022
What makes a good community meeting?  

How do we let our elected officials and various board members at both the county and Sonoma city level know what our opinions and... Continue

Should the Springs become part of Sonoma?

Posted on November 3, 2022
Should the Springs become part of Sonoma?

This is from the book, A Tale of Two Valleys by Alan Deutschman, published in 2003.  “Beyond the working-class haven of the west... Continue

The missing middle

Posted on October 1, 2022
The missing middle

In the housing discussion there are a lot of terms being thrown around. Workforce housing, affordable housing, area median income... Continue

Who we are and where we come from

Posted on September 17, 2022

Recently I got together with a younger friend and she told me about the opinions some of her young, financially successful friends... Continue

How to make Measure P work

Posted on August 11, 2022

A vigil was held for David Pelaez Chavez who was killed by a Sonoma County deputy sheriff. His brother said “We want them to tell... Continue

Bad things happen

Posted on July 16, 2022

Years ago my coworker and friend said a couple of things that have come back to haunt me in light of where Republicans and the Supreme... Continue

If it works for veggie burgers…

Posted on July 6, 2022
If it works for veggie burgers…

There is a certain type of veggie burger I love. For a while Whole Foods, Sonoma Market, and Safeway carried it. Now only Sonoma Market... Continue

The high price of money

Posted on June 2, 2022

Money, it seems it is all people are talking about. Gas is over $6 a gallon, food prices are up, and most homes in Sonoma Valley are... Continue

The slow, inevitable triumph of nature

Posted on May 4, 2022

We recently returned from a much needed and long delayed vacation. We flew to southwest Florida to spend a few days visiting my snowbird... Continue

You should know how to recycle by now

Posted on April 21, 2022

Why is it so hard to recycle? Why is it so hard to rinse cans and bottles and place them in the recycling cart for Recology? Recology... Continue

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