Kenwood Press


Serving the communities of Kenwood, Glen Ellen and Oakmont

Alec Peters


Alec was born and raised in San Francisco, and moved up to Kenwood with his family in 1994. Before purchasing the Kenwood Press with his wife, Ann, Alec worked for The Recorder legal newspaper in San Francisco as a reporter. When not busy looking for typos or going to meetings , Alec likes to relax by cheering on the San Francisco Giants along with the other local sports teams, following politics, hanging out with his three children, and trying to train his two dogs, Kona and Dolly.

Editor & Publisher


Recently Published:

08/15/2019 - Fantastic beasts and where to find them
08/15/2019 - PG&E to locals: Prepare for prolonged power outages
07/01/2019 - Cannabis dispensary proposed for Kenwood
05/01/2019 - What’s in a name?
04/15/2019 - GE residents sound off on downtown building design
04/15/2019 - PR 102
04/01/2019 - Not if, but when
03/15/2019 - Defining winery guidelines still on county’s radar
03/15/2019 - David Cook jumps into District 1 race
03/15/2019 - SVCAC worried about water for cannabis project
03/01/2019 - Oakmont Golf Club to be put up for sale
03/01/2019 - This is an emergency!
02/15/2019 - Thirty years of rescuing fawns
02/01/2019 - Former OVA president files lawsuit
02/01/2019 - Facebooked
01/15/2019 - Smart!
12/15/2018 - Do you hear what I hear?
12/01/2018 - Kenwood man aids in refugee crisis in Bosnia
11/15/2018 - Glen Ellen fire district gets big win with Measure T
11/15/2018 - Parks measure passage will create steady funding source
11/01/2018 - County cannabis land use rules slog ahead
10/15/2018 - Glen Ellen voters will weigh in on Measure T
10/15/2018 - Emergency test results a mixed bag
09/01/2018 - Kenwood/Glen Ellen part of upcoming emergency tests
09/01/2018 - Taking care of yourself
08/15/2018 - Plans for Oakmont cannabis dispensary made official
08/15/2018 - Glen Ellen Fire District puts parcel tax on November ballot
08/15/2018 - Supes continue to tweak cannabis ordinance
06/15/2018 - Cal Fire points to PG&E equipment as cause of Sonoma Valley fires
06/15/2018 - Public to weigh in on SDC site assessment
05/15/2018 - A celebration of SDC’s residents, legacy
04/15/2018 - Pulling together the many voices of Glen Ellen
04/01/2018 - Sonoma Country Inn gets final design approval
03/01/2018 - Chevy a symbol of survival
03/01/2018 - Glen Ellyn comes to aid of Glen Ellen
03/01/2018 - Oakmont Golf Club makes pitch for assistance
02/15/2018 - Flag a special gift for Kenwood Fire Department
02/15/2018 - Moratorium is over - what’s next for vacation rentals?
12/15/2017 - Ban on new vacation rentals extended
11/15/2017 - Next steps coming for debris removal
11/01/2017 - Scope of fires was unprecedented, overwhelming
09/15/2017 - Fire fee suspended – now what?
09/01/2017 - Oakmont board sorting through summer turmoil
08/15/2017 - Up, Up, Upbeat
08/15/2017 - Oakmont tries to get back up
08/01/2017 - Roiling waters in Oakmont as staff and board president resign
07/01/2017 - Take a deep breath
06/15/2017 - Elnoka development back on track
06/15/2017 - Settlement sets path for project on Sonoma Mtn. Road
05/15/2017 - Toys R Not Us

Community Calendar

Astronaut at next Sonoma Speaker Series
08/19/2019
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Food Bank comes to Sonoma Valley
08/20/2019
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Bingo at Rincon Valley Grange
08/21/2019
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Rotary Club of Glen Ellen-Kenwood meeting
08/21/2019
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Fire agencies, county to host meeting on alerts and warnings
08/21/2019
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Open house for potential cannabis dispensary in Kenwood
08/21/2019
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Trail work day
08/22/2019
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Funky Fridays concerts at Hood Mansion
08/23/2019
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“Those Dancin’ Feet”
08/23/2019
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Orchard hike
08/24/2019
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The wonderful world of plants at Quarryhill lecture series
08/24/2019
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