Opinion

Call to readers: Auburn city manager

What would you like to see in a new city manager for Auburn? We need your help keeping this conversation going. We want to publish your letters, but they must include your first ...

Reader Input: ‘My experience with homeless folks’

Over the last year there have been many fear-based comments made about the homeless folks in the Auburn area. My life experience does not allow fear to enter in when I see a homele ...

Reader Input: Kindly people dwell in Auburn

Auburn has a reputation as an exceptional place to live and I found that out this past summer. I fell in the DeWitt parking lot on Oct. 26 and I was unable to get up. I had a pre ...

Reader Input: Allow yourself to love Kings

I fell in love with the Sacramento Kings all over again Tuesday night. After several years of lack of love, the love affair started again. We beat the great No. 1  team, the ...

Another View: Humanity trumps bottom line

My favorite urban legend is the story about a young Silicon Valley entrepreneur who insisted on driving in the carpool lane with a laptop computer sitting in the passenger seat. He ...

Call to readers: Homeless situation

Do you think Auburn is making progress in dealing with the homeless situation? Tell us why or why not. We need your help keeping this conversation going. We want to publish your ...

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 ...