For the Week of|
May 13-19, 1999
Cover: Terminal Voracity
If Harvey Goldberg gets his way, Sonoma County soon will be sprouting jumbo jets full of well-heeled tourists.
Understanding Gun Violence: Join Together Online, a project of the Boston University of Public Health, provides community resources for those trying to make sense out school shootings.
Up to the Task?: See how your kids' school did in the state Standardized Testing and Reporting program.
Climbing Up on Capitol Hill: Check up on the your Congressional Representatives and U.S. Senators--where they stand, how they voted.
Jimi Jam: Hendrix video, CD tribute a mixed bag.
Audiofile: Reviews of the latest CDs by Ponga, Lit, Dealership and Natasha's Ghost.
Choc-a-Bloc: Chef Condra Easley has a passion for chocolate.
Heard It Through the Grapevine: Get to the root of all things wine.
A Cut Above: 'The Barber of Seville' is sharp as a razor.
Space Case: 'The Phantom Menace' will both please and disappoint 'Star Wars' fans.
Puppet Show: 'The Phantom Menace' is more like a toy chest than a movie.
Talking Pictures: Novelist Erik Tarloff endorses 'Election.'
You Can Go Home Again: Sunnyvale's Tony Bui returns to Vietnam and brings back 'Three Seasons,' a deeply felt first feature about the passing tradition in his homeland.
The Bukowski Poetry Contest: The Sonoma County Independent, Black Sparrow Press, and Copperfield's Books announce the top two winning poems.
Into the Woods: Artists branch out in conceptual exhibition.
Please don't forget to write! The Sonoma County Independent welcomes letters commenting on our coverage or other topics of local interest. Please keep all letters at 300 words or less (we reserve the right to edit them for length and style) and sign them (unsigned letters will not be published). A local phone number must be included for verification. Postal: Sonoma County Independent Letters, 540 Mendocino Ave., Santa Rosa, CA 95401. Fax: 707/527-1288. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Emailers, please include name, city of residence and phone number. Letters printed will list email address unless otherwise specified. Letters to the editor are not currently published in the online version of this paper.