- Assemblyman Dodd to run for state Senate
- County imposes tighter rules on new wells
- Santa Rosa to take earlier look at alternate Courthouse Square plan
- Labor advocates redouble push for living wage
- Renewed effort to ban leaf blowers gains support in Sonoma
- County pulls back on disputed rural building limits
- Santa Rosa to consider fixes for housing crisis
- Report: ‘Dysfunctional environment’ at Santa Rosa’s development department
- Santa Rosa councilwoman Carlstrom takes government relations job with PG&E
- Santa Rosa agrees to move disputed dog park
Minimum-wage and rent-control proposals are symptoms of a society that waited too long to pay attention to the well-being of people who have less.
It seems like ancient history now. But it was just 10 years ago that Americans were so opposed to gay marriage that pundits were pointing to ballot initiatives banning same-sex marriage — similar to Proposition 8 in California — as keys to the re-election of President George W.
It saddens me to know that just 43 percent of third-graders in Sonoma County currently read proficiently. Furthermore, more than 75 percent of English Language Learners read below proficiency.