Letters to the Editor, Sept. 14, 2017 | Opinion – California News

Letters to the Editor, Sept. 14, 2017 | Opinion – California News

Solidarity with Dreamers

EDITOR: Los Cien Sonoma County believes that everyone living in the United States is entitled to certain basic rights under the U.S. Constitution, including undocumented immigrants. We stand in solidarity with the 800,000 DREAMERs here today and refuse to permit the politics of hate to define our community or our America.

We call on all Sonoma County Latinos and amigos to stand beside all of our DREAMERs, insuring that they can take their full and rightful place in our community and our country. They deserve nothing less than our full support.

At the same time, we urge federal legislators to enact a bipartisan permanent legislative solution, one that will allow these bright minds to be nurtured and prosper in the America we know and love.

Herman J. Hernandez, chairman of the board, Los Cien Sonoma County

One-sided reporting

EDITOR: Why does your piece (“Another winery, tasting room proposed for Westside Road,” Sept. 7, 2017) not take into consideration the efforts that he (Ramey) will have acquiesced to over the last 3-plus years? It seems you are more concerned with a vocal minority of NIMBY new residents to the community than a 40-plus year resident, who is not only responsible for producing some of the most consistently delicious and well awarded wines coming out of Sonoma County, but also someone who contributes to our tax base as well as employs many local residents.

This property was an eyesore in disrepair before the Rameys purchased it and they want to continue with the improvements. There will be…

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