From the Press-Banner Editorial Board
Editor’s Notebook: New editor's introduction and endorsements
Now that the dust has begun to settle in the wake of Peter Burke's departure from the Press-Banner, I felt that it was time to properly introduce myself to you, our readership. “Hi! This is Joe Shr...
May 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 93 93 recommendations | email to a friend
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Editor’s Notebook: Reflecting on 7 years with the Press-Banner
I’m not usually one for nostalgia, but I’ll let myself slip this one time. I will be leaving the Press-Banner for a new job in a few days and I want to share a few memories of the wonderful time I’...
Apr 24, 2014 | 6 6 comments | 128 128 recommendations | email to a friend
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Editor’s notebook: Lincoln’s Thanksgiving legacy
Abraham Lincoln is known as, perhaps, the United States greatest president for his vision and leadership in abolishing slavery in our country. But, in my estimation, there’s another reason Mr. Linc...
Nov 27, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 417 417 recommendations | email to a friend
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Editorial: Quick hits: Thumbs up for SV school tax plans
A moderate tax solution in SV We applaud the Scotts Valley Unified School District Board of Trustees for taking a realistic approach in what the board is asking homeowners to pay as a parcel tax. T...
Feb 02, 2012 | 2 2 comments | 830 830 recommendations | email to a friend
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Editorial: Let us help you with democratic process
The race to fill Mark Stone’s shoes as a Santa Cruz County supervisor representing the 5th District will certainly heat up once the holidays have passed.
Dec 26, 2011 | 8 8 comments | 836 836 recommendations | email to a friend
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Editorial: Job fair, football great for our area Jobs and football
Job fair an exciting prospect The first San Lorenzo Valley Chamber of Commerce job fair comes at the right time. As unemployment figures have fluctuated between 10 and 15 percent in Santa Cruz Coun...
Oct 20, 2011 | 2 2 comments | 857 857 recommendations | email to a friend
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Editorial: Potential supervisor boundary change is wrong
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Sep 01, 2011 | 6 6 comments | 835 835 recommendations | email to a friend
What is taking place at the county government level is exactly why the average person dislikes politicians. In a draft report released to Santa Cruz County supervisors late last week, the Fifth Dis...
Editorial: Politics and other quick hits
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Sep 01, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 845 845 recommendations | email to a friend
School is just around the corner in our valleys, and students will soon get back into the thick of academics, athletics and other extracurricular activities. There are a couple of things on our min...
Editorial: Summer business hits hard, fast in SV
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Jul 28, 2011 | 4 4 comments | 832 832 recommendations | email to a friend
Unlike its students, there’s been no summer vacation for the city of Scotts Valley in 2011, as major players in the business and education community made major changes.
Editor's notebook: Changes to the Press-Banner
by Peter Burke
Jul 01, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 844 844 recommendations | email to a friend
Mailing changes outlined
Editorial: Quick hits
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Jun 09, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 964 964 recommendations | email to a friend
Bethany University and Boulder Creek recreation
Editorial: Quick hits
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May 02, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 970 970 recommendations | email to a friend
Teen accident, SV library leaders, teen report