Jeff Pelline

Jeff Pelline is the publisher of Sierra FoodWineArt and author of the blog Jeff Pelline's Sierra Foothills Report. His award winning 30-year journalism career includes editing and management positions at the San Francisco Chronicle, CNET (since sold to CBS for $2 billion) and The Union in Grass Valley. Jeff's work also has been published in the New York Times, Time magazine and the Chicago Tribune. When Jeff was Editor of CNET News, the publication won a prestigious National Magazine Award.

Web Site: http://jeffpelline.wordpress.com


Wheyward Girl Creamery launches its $28K Kickstarter campaign

Mar 2, 2015
Wheyward Girl Creamery launches its $28K Kickstarter campaign

“Imagine strolling down to the heart of Nevada City’s historic district to select a locally produced artisan cheese any day of the week or imagine bringing your children down to participate in a round of mozzarella-stretching during the Nevada City … Continue reading

Thankful for short commute time in our western county

Mar 2, 2015
Thankful for short commute time in our western county

Our son enjoys growing up here, but he does hear us complain about some of the issues: some extreme political views, small-town activism, some political and cultural intolerance, reluctance to embrace change, meth and the drug trade, and dearth of … Continue reading

Sac Bee: It’s time for Cal Fire to release disciplinary records

Mar 1, 2015
Sac Bee: It’s time for Cal Fire to release disciplinary records

Editor’s note: The results of a $2 million CHP investigation into sex tape allegations should be public, the Sacramento Bee’s executive editor writes. I couldn’t agree more. The cronyism in in public safety can be stifling.  “Not since the 2007 … Continue reading

Holed up with the Ca. GOP in Sacramento

Feb 28, 2015
Holed up with the Ca. GOP in Sacramento

Editor’s note: We’re on an overnighter from the western county to Sacramento this weekend to visit the California Museum, Crocker Museum and watch a Kings game. Little did I know we’d be holed up with the California Republican Party, who … Continue reading

Ted Cruz and Jeb Bush on pot

Feb 28, 2015
Ted Cruz and Jeb Bush on pot

“Did the editorial staff of High Times magazine take over the Conservative Political Action Conference? Two presidential aspirants, Jeb Bush, former governor of Florida, and Ted Cruz, current Senator of Texas, broached the topic of marijuana legalization at the conference,” … Continue reading

Come on, George

Feb 28, 2015
Come on, George

Editor’s note: Yet another letter in The Union complaining about a lack of research on the part of the newspaper’s weekly columnist. “Ah rats … I’ve always enjoyed George Boardman’s columns. But he blew it in his column, ‘It’s time … Continue reading

McAteer letter quotes Inyo County Grand Jury Foreman: “The Inyo County Grand Jury is not investigating Dr. Terence K. McAteer”

Feb 27, 2015
McAteer letter quotes Inyo County Grand Jury Foreman: “The Inyo County Grand Jury is not investigating Dr. Terence K. McAteer”

Editor’s note: Terry McAteer’s office emailed me two letters: one addressed to the publisher and editor of the Inyo Register and the other addressed to “Nevada County residents.” I left a message with the Grand Jury Foreman. The letters are … Continue reading

Leonard Nimoy, Spock of ‘Star Trek,’ dies at 83

Feb 27, 2015
Leonard Nimoy, Spock of ‘Star Trek,’ dies at 83

“Leonard Nimoy, the sonorous, gaunt-faced actor who won a worshipful global following as Mr. Spock, the resolutely logical human-alien first officer of the Starship Enterprise in the television and movie juggernaut ‘Star Trek,’ died on Friday morning at his home … Continue reading

Does The Union publisher think we’re as gullible as he is?

Feb 27, 2015
Does The Union publisher think we’re as gullible as he is?

The Union is in the midst of closing its printshop for the first time in its 150 year history, outsourcing printing and some good local jobs “off the hill” to the Sacramento Bee to save money. Its news is now … Continue reading

In Net neutrality victory, F.C.C. classifies broadband Internet service as a public utility

Feb 26, 2015
In Net neutrality victory, F.C.C. classifies broadband Internet service as a public utility

“The Federal Communications Commission voted Thursday to regulate broadband Internet service as a public utility, a milestone in regulating high-speed Internet service into American homes,” as the New York Times is reporting. “The new rules, approved 3 to 2 along … Continue reading

Stay connected to Sacramento Connect

Follow Sacramento Connect on Twitter  Find Sacramento Connect on Facebook  Sign up for the Sacramento Connect Newsletter

Advertisement

Categories

Advertisement



Newest Partners