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Editorials


Editorials Mobilizing the feminine principle | February 10, 2015

Our local leadership has clearly tilted towards the feminine, with capable and talented women now at the helm of local political offices... Continue


Editorials Goals and good intentions | January 23, 2015

At the end of 2013, Sonoma City Council took another stab at setting goals for itself. The 2014/2015 goals can be found on the City’s... Continue


Editorials Creating affordable workforce housing | January 7, 2015

The demise of Sonoma’s Redevelopment Agency has effectively ended its creation of significant workforce housing, housing that’s... Continue


Editorials Our Sonoma Valley family | December 19, 2014

Holidays like Thanksgiving and Christmas are typically times when families celebrate together. Big meals are cooked and eaten, stories... Continue


Editorials Searching for community | November 17, 2014

The word community used pretty freely. We talk about the business community, or the gay community, or the Latino community and so on.... Continue


Editorials As goes water, so goes Sonoma Valley | October 31, 2014

SUN EDITORIAL Once famous for its precious metals, it’s now water that’s precious here in California. Our northern region... Continue


Editorials Dodd for AD 4 | May 29, 2014

Residents in the half of Sonoma Valley running from Boyes Hot Springs through Kenwood will have a new assemblymember by the end of... Continue


Editorials Diana Conti for Assembly | May 29, 2014

In the 10th Assembly District Race, the incumbent, Marc Levine, has lined up an impressive array of supporters and almost certainly... Continue


Editorials On Measure B | November 14, 2013

The best argument for The Measure B electionis the weakness of the arguments against it. Like stale mints under the hotel pillow, they... Continue


Editorials Opinions Count | November 1, 2012

Not ours, necessarily… but the collective opinion of our neighbors here in Sonoma Valley – that counts very high, in our estimation.... Continue


Letters to the Editor


Crossing paths | February 23, 2015

Editor: Re: “Danger on ‘so-called’ walking path’”: I believe they are called bicycle paths, Ms. Logan!... Continue


Our wonderful bicycle paths… | February 21, 2015

Editor: Re “Danger on ‘so-called’ walking path”: I believe they are called bicycle paths Ms. Logan! If you... Continue


Elite Entertainment | February 15, 2015

Editor:$35, $40, $95…and up to listen to classical music, go to a crab feed, go to a grown up play, participate in workshops... Continue


Sonoma’s ‘so-called’ walking paths | February 11, 2015

Editor: Yes, once again I thought I’d chance walking in your lovely town and once again I was threatened with losing my life! A... Continue


Residential Raceway | February 9, 2015

Dear Sonoma, Nothing unpeaceful as another Thursday morning, fixing a bottle for my 6 month old, There is a roar in the distance, someone... Continue


In Crisis, Opportunity | February 9, 2015

Editor: I had the pleasure of attending a meeting sponsored by the Sonoma County Water Agency to hear their proposals about how to... Continue


Protect Maxwell Farms Park | January 21, 2015

Editor: I have walked in Maxwell Farms Regional Park with and without a dog for more than 25 years. I enjoy walking in the natural... Continue


Purple haze | January 12, 2015

Tim Tesconi, executive director of the Sonoma County Farm Bureau, does a good job extolling the virtues and benefits of wine grape... Continue


Make our streets safer | December 30, 2014

Editor: A few nights ago, I called the CHP in reference to a driver, racing a truck with purple tail Lights, up and down local street,... Continue


No to roundabout | December 17, 2014

Please use your powerful influence to educate W-trams that the enormous installation they are proposing is unneeded and a waste of... Continue