They throw a great party

I would like to share my compliments to Alfred and his staff at The Power Club for such an outstanding job hosting the birthday party last Saturday. He was very accomodating to my ...

Three cheers for service workers!

3 Cheers to all you service workers! PG&E who keep us warm in winter and cool in summer. Telephone and Postal people who keep us connected. Sanitation District employees who hel ...

Call Joe Carroll reporter with a capital R

“I hate to be called a journalist. Years ago I was told that a journalist is an out-of-work reporter,” joked Joe Carroll. Carroll spent close to 60 years writing stories as a ...

City dog laws protect us all

I disagree with Ms. Dawn Capp’s view (Reader Input, Jan. 28) that I have a “Big Brother mentality” when it comes to crafting a city ordinance that will help protect Auburn re ...

Reader: Stand up to GOP lies

The state of the union is good except for the obstructionism of the Republican party and tea party radicals. GOP ideology is trumping the American message. It’s time Democrats s ...

What happened to the USA?

This country is the United States of America. It’s not the Republican States of America or the Democrat States of America. It’s not the Red or Blue States of America, or the L ...

Save the Sierra vocational courses

I read, with tears in my eyes, how Sierra College wants to eliminate the agriculture, construction and automotive programs (Journal, Jan. 27). So what idiot(s) without any common ...

Will Big Brother stare down pitbulls?

I am director of Chako, a canine advocacy and rescue group, and I attended Monday night’s city council meeting on behalf of our Auburn members. I was disheartened by some of the ...

Props for Placer football coach

Way to go Joey (Montoya)! He has been such a great role model, not only in his team, but also to the many he teaches! We have followed his career over the years, and he has consis ...

Congress: Pack your bags

A recent Bloomberg survey indicated 77 percent of U.S. investors overwhelmingly see the president as anti-business and question his ability to manage a financial crisis. Similar p ...