She voted no for seniors’s aid

California seniors need to know that Assemblywoman Beth Gaines voted “no” on AB 138, “The Elder Economic Planning Act of 2011.” The bill did pass, allowing the California D ...

We are a nation under God

So much has been said and all that we have seen about the preparations to remember 9/11 for the 10th time! How proud I am of the positive and prideful expressions of the many Ameri ...

Make time for others

If everybody in the community donated something, there would be no Salvation Army shortage (Journal, Sept. 13). Those who could donate a dollar or spare change would make a big dif ...

Foreigners take our money

Why? Why should we be required to give taxpayer money to illegals to go to school in California? Why doesn’t Mexico take care of their own people? Why doesn’t Japan give us hel ...

Make county stop killing the pigs!

The sun is rising. All of the wildlife is already foraging for breakfast. Wild turkeys are pecking in the yard for seeds, hummingbirds are swarming to their feeders and an occasion ...

Vote out the incompetents

Could it be that if today’s generations (voters) realize that the current administration’s efforts to recycle Franklin D. Roosevelt’s policies will have the same result, fail ...

Cruise Nite honored 9/11

I wish to thank the City of Auburn for coming out and participating in our annual 9/11 tribute during the last Cruise Nite. Thanks, too, to Parmys Weinberg who did an outstanding j ...

Placer could use a dress code

I had the occasion to meet with my attorney at High and Hale streets last week, just as Placer High School was letting out, and watched the students walk by. Whatever happened to t ...

Let’s get past whining stage

When Adam got caught chomping the apple he blamed Eve for beguiling him, then doubled down and blamed God for sending him the woman in the first place. Eve blamed the snake. From t ...

Placer volleyball grateful for the help

On behalf of Placer High Girls Volleyball, our players, coaches and Booster’s Club, I would like to thank the Auburn community for your generous support. As you’ve read in rece ...