Seniors First sets 2020 deadline to end senior hunger in US

Of the six-million senior citizens the Meals on Wheels Association of America estimates face hunger in the United States, Auburn can claim its share. That noted, Seniors First has ...

Ignore warming at own peril

Regarding the March 5 letter in The Journal: “Get the facts right or forget it.” In 2000, President George W. Bush signed into law the National Energy Policy Act “to establi ...

Picture Auburn homeless statue

This is an idea for a statue in Auburn: a homeless person. Since we ignore them, this would be a fitting tribute. We need to stop glamorizing entertainment and focus on the people ...

Find better site for big box

I have no doubt about the many angry letters regarding the Wal-Mart/Costco proposal, and lots of problems and cat fights it would definitely generate. My objection is why should i ...

Who paid for Gaines’ trip?

Did it raise a red flag for anyone that (California State Assemblyman) Ted Gaines attended the Olympics on our behalf? Can someone tell me who paid for him to attend the Olympics? ...

Rockholm the dodgeball king

Our guy “Rocky” (Rockholm) is back at it again. His feet never touch the ground in this article, (Journal, Feb. 21). I’ll bet in his youth, he was the “King” of dodgeball ...

Supervisors must serve as protectors

This is in response to your question: “What changes would you like to see in Placer County government?” (Our wish is) That the quality of life for residents of Placer County b ...

How to report those big bully bureaucrats

Small business owners are under assault in California from unelected and unaccountable government bureaucrats who aggressively use the California State Labor Code to levy fines or ...

Put clocks forward an hour Saturday night

Daylight saving time begins Sunday — clocks spring forward an hour at 2 a.m. At the Golden Swann Jewelry in Downtown Auburn, it means resetting the time on 10 clocks, co-owner ...

Morris likes a bit of Hendrix in the mix

Mentor, musician, sound engineer, performer, teacher, band and tone historian, and for a time, music store owner, John Morris has worn many hats in his 40-some years in the music b ...