Streetscape so far does not impress

Every time I navigate through our new “Streetscape,” a revised version of the Christmas carol runs through my head: “It’s beginning to look a lot like Roseville!” Durin ...

Another View: Cold week creates some challenges

This has been an extraordinary week of snow, ice and cold. It’s also been a historic time for local high school football programs. Living in this community, as well as reporting ...

Spend wisely this holiday

As we enter the season of giving, have you thought about where your money is going? Does your loved one really need a “Chia Pet” or another equally useless item that will end ...

You have a right to silence

To Frank (Silva), (Reader Input, Dec. 7): Yes, there is a law protecting you against loud and disturbing noises, motorcycle noise, etc. No one has the right to take this away. T ...

US now land of the fine print

I was reading a letter on the Internet about a 90-year-old vet going through legal battles with his housing association for putting up his U.S. flag in front of his house. In case ...

McClintock’s ‘no’ is positive

Thanks to Jim Shaw (Reader Input, Dec. 6) for pointing out Congressman Tom McClintock’s “no” vote on HR3548, the bill to raise taxes to extend unemployment benefits and reduc ...

Have we forgotten about education?

I’m confused. Our town seems more upset about pitbulls, Streetscape and politics than education. Did anyone see the article about building a new jail for millions of dollars (Jo ...

So the taxpayers paid!!

When are the voters/taxpayers going to tell Congress that enough is enough? First the Banking/Housing crisis, which they allowed to occur, and now this massive Health Care “Refor ...

Let's ban the bullets

Land of the Free, Home of the Bullets, by Ken Kesey is as true today as it was the day he wrote it. Contents of story: My granddaughter Kate asks, "Why don’t they take guns away ...

Ask the DMV: Understanding what makes a legal U-turn

Q: Is it permissible to make a U-turn when the center lane is marked on both sides by two yellow painted lines — inner line broken, outer line solid? The California Driver Ha ...