Opinion

Reader Input: Feinstein helped couple with son

We want to thank Sen. Dianne Feinstein for helping us. Our son was recently having legal trouble in the Dominican Republic, where he was falsely accused. Despite our lawyers&rsqu ...

Reader Input: For veterans, gloomy years ahead

I am a Vietnam veteran and a life member of the Vietnam Veterans of America. I am more than familiar with the plight that the vets of that war have endured: drugs, alcohol, crime, ...

Another View: For Auburn, changes bring mixed news

On Sunday, the Auburn Journal ran two different stories concerning key roles in our community. One was happy news; the other, sad. The happy news is that Carolyn Metzker is movin ...

Reader Input: Time to deliver homegrown bike park

I will probably never use a bike park, nor will most of my contemporaries who are of the boomer generation or older. Yet, somehow, we can appreciate how a bike park would benefit o ...

Reader Input: This renovation work impresses

My wife and I own a business in Auburn. With fortune, our business has grown and we needed more office space. We recently purchased the building on Elm just behind our current loca ...

Reader Input: Neighbors pulled together

The neighbors of Homestead Hills would like to thank Robinson Sand and Gravel for once again providing the sand for our annual Christmas Eve luminary display. Once again it was a ...

Reader Input: Global warming a genuine threat

Winter is cold, therefore global warming cannot be happening, right? Rush Limbaugh and his cohorts on conservative Republican media are blasting the airwaves with “Global War ...

Call to readers: Legislative priorities

What do you think should be the top priorities of state and federal legislators in 2014? Tell us why. We need your help keeping this conversation going. We want to publish your l ...

BurgerQuest: Surprises, winners and final thoughts

The idea of searching for the best burger in Placer County started without any plans and without any expectations of what was about to unfold. It was to be a fun, whimsical challen ...