Section: Editorials

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

Goodbye 2010

Welcome to The Sun’s final edition of 2010. With this issue, we wrap up the year by taking a look back at the stories and events... Continue

How can God allow …

The story is told of two friends, one of whom says, “I’d like to ask God why he allows poverty, hunger and injustice when he could... Continue

Merry Solstice!

Christmas comes on a Saturday this year, and that’s fine. But why not have it on Friday… every year. A three-day weekend every... Continue

Grassroots effort launched to save Banco de Sonoma

I am one voice in the grassroots effort to Save Banco de Sonoma.  Here I offer more strategy and technical advice but an army of people... Continue

Take note, the holidays are here

Like clockwork, another Thanksgiving has come and gone. The meal has been served, cleaned up, re-served, cleaned up again… you get... Continue

Thanks, now pass the gravy

It was 28 degrees Wednesday morning. Unbelievable. Crisp and cold and a beautiful morning for a quick hike up the Overlook Trail.... Continue

The feel good

I had Thanksgiving dinner last night with the Boy Scouts. It was great. Troop 222 organized their first ever turkey day potluck with... Continue