- Sunday’s Letters to the Editor
- Golis: Celebrating stories of who we are
- Close to Home: What makes a student successful
- Krugman: What Greece won
- New push to correct Prop. 47’s major flaw
Is school success determined by ability? Effort? Or both? Psychologist Carol Dweck of Stanford University examined both areas and comes up with some startling conclusions about school success.
It’s true that this county’s key battles in the decades before and after the turn of the century were about slowing growth. But nobody really wanted to stop it altogether, did they?
All of us must have been snoring when Proposition 47 passed. If anyone was awake and noticed a huge flaw, nothing was said. Nary a peep.
The day that passenger rail service resumes in Sonoma County — after a 50-year hiatus — is fast approaching.
A little more than a century ago, my grandparents, Peter and Elizabeth Golis, immigrated to the U.S. from Poland. The family history lists a ship that left Bremen, Germany, bound for New York, on Oct. 11, 1911.
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