Bicycle race fantastic for Auburn

We have friends from San Diego arriving at our home on Saturday to watch the Amgen on Sunday. After the riders scream through Auburn we’re heading for Sacramento to watch them fi ...

Positive energy, top athletes roll into town today

Thousands are expected to line Auburn streets today when the first stage of the Amgen Tour of California rolls through. This is not your normal Sunday bike ride. The tension is b ...

Looking behind the scenes: Local GOP’s transparency lacking

It wouldn’t be truthful to write that Tom Hudson and I agree on many things. While he always returns my phone calls, and takes an inordinate amount of time to make sure all my q ...

Thank you for my supper

On Sunday, May 9, I was having supper at Applebee’s here in Auburn between about 7:30 and 8 p.m. As I was finishing the meal my server came over and instead of presenting my gue ...

Grateful for prayer

Sunday evening, Mothers’ Day, I returned from a 72-hour women’s retreat, the “Walk to Emmaus.” Monday morning, May 10, I read the Auburn Journal, as I usually do with my h ...

Reader: What if I were illegal?

Last Friday, I was driving down North Sunrise Boulevard near Cirby and was stopped by a Roseville police officer for speeding. The kind officer walked over to my car and asked for ...

Kerridge city’s ‘nightmare’

Re: “Roseville hires new city manager after six-month search,” (Journal, May 9). Who did the City of Roseville speak to or consult before determining to hire the man who becam ...

Families and river nudists don’t mix

I would like to comment on the Auburn River Festival that was written about in the Auburn Journal recently (May 12). Our family was so excited about the new stretch of the Americ ...

Auburn’s Sisters of Mercy vigorously deny ex-worker’s mercy killing allegations

Auburn’s Sisters of Mercy have gone on the offensive to deny claims in a lawsuit that alleges at least one mercy killing at the Sacramento Street convent and possibly six others. ...

GOP has need to demonize

Tearing away Republican hypocrisy: Which “wedge” issues will Republicans use in the upcoming midterm elections to embroil the American public and embolden their base? Count on ...