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 dog, Kona.

Editor & Publisher


Recently Published:

05/15/2017 - Toys R Not Us
05/01/2017 - SVCAC won’t support VJB permit changes
05/01/2017 - Neighborhood asks for ban on new vacation rentals
04/15/2017 - BZA to consider Warm Springs Road cell tower facility
04/15/2017 - GE Fire Dept. taking a step into the future
04/15/2017 - SVCAC to review latest VJB plans
03/15/2017 - You gotta start somewhere
03/01/2017 - Business Beat
03/01/2017 - SVCAC supports Warm Springs Road cell tower
03/01/2017 - Calabazas Preserve OK’d to be part of county parks system
02/15/2017 - Glen Ellen Town Forum fleshes out ideas for the community
01/15/2017 - Human trafficking happens here – be aware
01/15/2017 - Lawsuit filed on Belden Barns project
12/01/2016 - Belden Barns given the green light
12/01/2016 - Post what?
11/15/2016 - Native American Church leaves Kenwood site
11/15/2016 - Public weighs in on potential GE fire department shift
11/15/2016 - Glen Ellen continues local control conversation
11/15/2016 - Resort design review appealed
11/01/2016 - Belden Barns final EIR released, hearing set
11/01/2016 - Glen Ellen Fire Department looks at making changes
11/01/2016 - Glen Ellen discusses the future; self-determination
11/01/2016 - Design of resort OK’d; appeal likely
10/15/2016 - NPR alums land in Sonoma, launch speaker series
10/01/2016 - Art up close and personal
09/15/2016 - Conservation easements: important tools to protect the land
09/01/2016 - The Club at Juvenile Hall – a refuge for troubled youth
08/15/2016 - First world problems
08/15/2016 - Recreational drone use prohibited in local parks
08/01/2016 - Kenwood luxury resort moves forward
08/01/2016 - Belden Barns environmental review questioned
07/01/2016 - Kenwood Vineyards gets an earful at community meeting
07/01/2016 - Lavender jam gums up Kenwood
07/01/2016 - VJB files another use permit revision request, offers parking solution
06/15/2016 - Federal suit by Kenwood Native American church tossed
06/01/2016 - New vacation rentals banned in select SV neighborhoods
05/15/2016 - GE residents sound off on speeding, parking issues
05/15/2016 - Supes to consider ban on vacation rentals in Kenwood, Glen Ellen
05/01/2016 - New trails detailed for Regional Park
05/01/2016 - Panel OKs targeted ban on new vacation rentals
03/01/2016 - Gorin says she will address Glen Ellen “Triangle” concerns
02/01/2016 - Supervisors adopt “watered down” vacation rental rules
01/15/2016 - Supervisors to decide on vacation rental rules
12/01/2015 - Panel supports tougher rules for vacation rentals
12/01/2015 - Native American Church in Kenwood sues county
11/15/2015 - Winery event issues public workshop Nov. 16
11/15/2015 - Deerfield files bankruptcy reorganization plan
11/15/2015 - Numerous changes on tap for vacation rental rules
11/01/2015 - Plans discussed for new Sonoma Valley Regional Park lands
10/15/2015 - Plans for dog area at Shaw Park move forward

Community Calendar

Memorial Day hike at Jack London State Park
05/29/2017
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Funky Fridays
06/02/2017
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Funky Fridays
06/02/2017
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Deerfield hosts fundraiser for local wetlands
06/03/2017
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Bennett Valley BBQ coming up
06/04/2017
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Funky Fridays
06/09/2017
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Taste the wild at Jack London State Park
06/09/2017
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Funky Fridays
06/09/2017
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Meditation at the Depot
06/11/2017
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Broadway favorites at Deerfield
06/15/2017
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Funky Fridays
06/16/2017
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