A wakeup call on loving our country

By CYPRIEN PEARSON PETALUMA HIGH SCHOOL On a quiet afternoon at home earlier this year, I happened upon “The Glen Beck Show” — the conservatively biased “news” hour that used to be on Fox. At first I laughed: What is this about a girl not being allowed to [...]

By | September 26th, 2011|1 Comment

How close must AIDS get before we care?

By CYPRIEN PEARSON PETALUMA HIGH SCHOOL In the wake of terrible disasters, such as the tsunami in Japan, there has been a never-ending stream of people shrugging, “It doesn’t affect me . . . Why should I care?” Although it may be true that a woman struggling to [...]

By | June 27th, 2011|1 Comment

Petaluma doesn’t need another shopping center

In Petaluma's downtown, there are boutiques and restaurants aplenty; we have no need of a large department store, as well. At the location previously belonging to Kenilworth Junior High, a Target and its accompanying shops will hardly improve our small town. Rather, it will inhibit our traditions.

By | May 27th, 2010|0 Comments

5 Coziest Breakfast Spots in Petaluma

Time and time again, one may hear complaints such as “the egg basket of the world has no worthwhile egg restaurants...”

By | February 9th, 2010|0 Comments