Letters: PORC tried to bully board of supervisors
The proponents of a radical initiative have picked the worst possible time to put a stranglehold on the local economy.
Letter to the editor: Use resources wisely
Thank you for your front page gift of contrasting portrayals of two local women. I enjoyed this study in character and personality.
Letter to the editor: Join the American Solidarity Party
This election year: find a home! Neighbors, this election year, chances are that California’s electoral votes will go to Biden—simply because California is Democratic-heavy. Do you oppose this? Are you a moderate conservative? Do you think that your only (uncomfortable) recourse is to the GOP?...
Letter: Keep Hollister clean
It would be wonderful to be able to look only in front of you and not look down at the ground that is littered with garbage such as plastic bottles, metal cans, paper coffee cups, plastic bags and so on.
Letter to the editor: For the love of Errol
PORC has been relentlessly trying to convince people to direct their anti-growth anger towards Betabel. They've used lies and scare tactics and seem to have no conscience, or respect for the community they're lying to.
Arts and whines
There have been some interesting questions and feedback from
Letters: Immigrants are essential
Immigrants are essential The Statue of Liberty has been welcoming immigrants for many years. In CA our economy and way of living depend on field workers many of whom are immigrants. Our culture has been enriched by the new foods, music, art and life experiences of...
Letters: Wake up to Covid-19 reality
Your idea that “the government” somehow coddles us is absurd given the facts of how the current administration has allowed "the greatest nation on earth" to have the worst death toll of any—210,000 as of this week, in case you missed it.
Letter to the editor: Masks are worse than tyranny
According to the April 11 San Jose Mercury News, there have been 30,960,646 confirmed cases of coronavirus in the U.S. and 558,755 deaths for a case fatality rate of 1.8%—meaning 98.2% of all people who get Covid will not die from it. California’s is...
Opinion: Threats and promises
It's like someone got the turkey wishbone and pulled both ends wishing for business as usual. Nodes keep popping up like ducks in a carnival shooting gallery. It's time leaders faced reality: time to be creative, time to be thoughtful.