Section: Editorials

No MMDs in Sonoma Valley

Editor’s note: the following letter was sent to 1st District Supervisor, Valerie Brown Dear Valerie, I am writing you on behalf... Continue

The Sun’s new improved size!

This week we unveil a vastly different-shaped paper – we’re SQUARE! Our printer, The Press Democrat, has tweaked some things at... Continue

Happy birthday to us!

That’s right. It’s been a whole year since our crew of four has taken over publication of The Sun. And what a year it’s been.... Continue

The latest Farmer’s Market flap

Hilda Swartz has finally gotten her way, forcing her nemesis, Sheana Davis, from the Friday Farmers Market. In a letter dated Feb.... Continue

Support for Governor Brown’s proposal

I spent 12 years on the local redevelopment agency board, coincident with my service as a city councilman in Sonoma. During that time,... Continue

Governor Jerry Brown

My intention is to make California again a leader in job creation, renewable energy and state of the art efficiency, innovation of... Continue

Healthy steps for a healthy life

Sonoma’s spring-like weather has been the perfect jump start to Shape Up Sonoma workouts. For the uninitiated, Shape Up Sonoma is... Continue

Jazz Fest fee waiver

The Sonoma Jazz Fest should not receive a fee waiver for $50,000. If the Jazz Fest needs money they can borrow or raise their prices.... Continue

Changing the landscape

Monumental changes are on the horizon for Sonoma Valley schools. With the passing of Measure H and the subsequent selection of a solar... Continue

Of Mercury and more

A good friend’s mother is very into astrology. Years ago she talked to me about the astrological phenomenon known as “Mercury... Continue