Kenwood Press


Serving the communities of Kenwood, Glen Ellen and Oakmont

Jay Gamel

Publisher, editor, author, photographer, illustrator, and all round seasoned veteran of the publishing business. Has lived in Kenwood for the past 29 years



Recently Published:

10/15/2020 - Campfires on Sonoma Mountain viewed dimly by GE Forum presenters
10/15/2020 - Communication systems better, but have a way to go…
10/01/2020 - Support sought for Eldridge development ideas
10/01/2020 - Advisory council to look at evacuation and preparedness on Oct. 16
10/01/2020 - New wildfire forces evacuations, more homes lost
09/15/2020 - What’s on the ballot this year?
09/15/2020 - Fighting wildfires before they start
09/15/2020 - Incumbent Kenwood fire district directors unopposed
09/15/2020 - SDC community outreach meeting set for Sept. 30
09/15/2020 - Postal Service rules sideline some local Census survey deliveries
09/01/2020 - Meet your new North Valley MAC
09/01/2020 - Grand Jury probe of Sonoma Valley emergency water situation
09/01/2020 - Recent SDC report notes outreach problems
08/15/2020 - Kenwood Depot celebrates 40 years as Historic Landmark
08/15/2020 - Transportation, mental health tax measures on Nov. 3 ballot
08/01/2020 - Kenwood Fire District ballot measure – confusing but necessary
08/01/2020 - Supervisors set to decide on early renewal for transportation tax
08/01/2020 - Concerns aired at groundwater public hearing
08/01/2020 - Mayacamas VFD seeking volunteers for board and fire council work
07/15/2020 - Glen Ellen Forum’s busy July agenda
07/15/2020 - North Valley Municipal Advisory Council appointed
07/15/2020 - New face on Planning Commission
07/01/2020 - County, local fire departments begin inspecting for hazards
07/01/2020 - Supervisor Gorin selects members of North Valley MAC
07/01/2020 - No tax increase for Kenwood fire district this year
06/15/2020 - Fire District still pondering November parcel tax measure
06/15/2020 - Glen Ellen Fire Protection District fades away with consolidation
06/01/2020 - Wine event/concentration ordinance out, guidelines possible by the end of the year
05/15/2020 - Fire districts working on budgets, finances
05/15/2020 - Supervisors to get update on wine events, traffic impacts
05/01/2020 - Sonoma Valley Trail project receives tourist funds
05/01/2020 - Local squabble over pot farms tests state fire safety laws
05/01/2020 - Get ready for summer – remove hazardous vegetation now
05/01/2020 - Sugarloaf, Jack London operators hanging tight
04/15/2020 - County acts on succession, child care, road funding
04/15/2020 - Sugarloaf, Jack London operators hanging tight
04/15/2020 - Fire District aiming new parcel tax proposal for November election
04/15/2020 - Glen Ellen Forum and SDC update
04/01/2020 - Wine tasting tourism tanks
04/01/2020 - Fire departments coping with Coronavirus crisis
03/15/2020 - Sonoma Valley Fire District coming together
03/15/2020 - Winery events, traffic studies move toward ordinance, guidelines
03/15/2020 - Kenwood Fire District scrambles after likely failure of fire tax
03/01/2020 - State tax credits for fire prevention
03/01/2020 - Valley’s emergency water situation murky
03/01/2020 - Politics on Tap
03/01/2020 - Glen Ellen, VOM and Mayacamas merger meeting
02/15/2020 - The PAT – An open or shut case?
02/15/2020 - Glen Ellen, Mayacamas and VOM merger underway
02/01/2020 - Gorin, Cook take questions at Santa Rosa forum