Section: Guest Editorial

“Sonoma….we have a problem”

Steven L. Pease “Houston……we have a problem.”   Who can ever forget those words, delivered at the head end of a radio message... Continue

What a great community

Rick Wynne | Rotary Club of Sonoma Valley Thanks to all of you who helped make the Rotary Club of Sonoma Valley’s 20th annual Louis... Continue

Wild for Heather

Way to go, girl! Our several households, at least, if not thousands throughout Sonoma Valley, are proud of you. We’re speaking, of... Continue

Reflections on board service

Dr. David Chambers Sonoma Valley can be proud of its hospital. The uncertainty of previous years is behind us. We have built new... Continue

Governor Moonbeam – Basta Ya

By Mike Smith This poem is in reaction to the Governor’s recent unexpected veto of legislation that would help reduce retaliation... Continue

The right to choose cannabis

Jewel Mathieson The word is Cannabis not cannibal. I am not a danger to your children and neither are my patients. I am a Sonoma Valley... Continue

Global Grandmothers dedicated to giving

Although the origin of the slogan “think globally act locally” is contested, the notion of caring for the entire planet but acting... Continue

Speaking out about foreclosure in Sonoma

Sonomans facing foreclosure and eviction from homes they’ve lived in for decades are beginning to speak out. One such homeowner... Continue

America is not broke

 In the fall of 2008 a giant mud ball – created by Wall Street financial schemers and irresponsible big bank mortgage lenders, hit... Continue

Thompson addresses budget cuts

House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan’s budget plan calls for more than $6 trillion in spending cuts at the expense of American... Continue