Getting it down the fairway

OK, so you’ve read last week’s article and now you’ve beat your golf ball successfully off the tee on a par-5 hole and it’s waaay out there sitting up in the middle of the ...

Let merchants mix it up a little

I would like to say not allowing the (Tango frozen yogurt) orange umbrellas is ridiculous (Journal, July 5). The color matches their sign and adds color and invites you to come ins ...

Access issues under review

I have to respond to Sherry Little’s letter in the July 5 Journal. I am an architect and certified access specialist, and I just want Sherry to know that there are people out th ...

McClintock can bring the buns

Not surprisingly, our congressman, Tom McClintock, voted no on H.R. 5618 to extend unemployment benefits for 12 million Americans who still find themselves out of work. The unempl ...

Grateful we’re in good hands

On July 4, I was involved in searching for a lost person at Sailor Flat out of Foresthill. On my way home from this area, to avoid hitting a deer, I was involved in a rollover acc ...

Pawnshop a worthy Downtown anchor

Re: Our View “Auburn must get real to win business,” Journal, July 9. In this article you are quoted as saying: “Is the ideal anchor store in our successful Downtown corrido ...

Our View: We can’t wait for fire protection

It’s been a year since the 49 Fire and residents and victims of the devastating blaze are seeing dry fields with new, fearful eyes. One of the fields borders the Northpark Plac ...

Courts will undo sordid Bohemia mess

While the planning commission’s approval of the Bohemia Environmental Impact Report was initially disappointing, it is actually good news for opponents (Journal, July 9). The de ...

Think Auburn even for birth

We had the privilege and joy to be present for the birth of our first grandchild on July 3, 2010. Little Max was born into the arms of his parents in the birthing tub at Sutter Au ...

Whitman makes false claims

Let me set the record straight. On July 1, 2010, the non-partisan research organization FactCheck.org declared that “Meg Whitman is making false claims about Democrat Jerry Brow ...