Check facts, then expound

Re: Dale Smith’s “New tax will sneak up on you” (Reader Input, Oct. 26) — please check your facts before you expound — this bill was sponsored by Democrat Chaka Fattah of ...

Do our legislators need to be in DC?

For over 200 years, we have sent our representatives to Washington to conduct the business of the people. Why? Because we have always done things that way – by gum! But now I hea ...

Love triangle at heart of fatal Loomis baseball-bat attack

A love triangle was at the heart of fatal baseball-bat bludgeoning homicide case in Loomis, prosecutors contended Wednesday before Kenneth Lewis Massey Jr. was sentenced to a 21-ye ...

New tax will sneak up on you

Is that couple who are so enamored with Barack Obama (Reader Input, Oct. 23) aware that another new tax was slipped in while they were asleep? House bill HR 4646 is a 1 percent tax ...

Questions re: high speed train

In a recent article I just finished reading; the article stated that California’s high speed train would cost $50 billion. California voters were told the cost would be $9 billio ...

Streetscape ups appearance

Re: “Streetscape phase 2,” (Journal, Oct. 14): I think all of this remodeling in the city is good. I have lived in the city for almost seven years and I never thought that this ...

Community came together

Operation Mom would like to thank everyone who helped in our “Make a Difference in a Military Person’s Day” at The Grocery Outlet, Saturday, Oct. 22. The generous folks of ou ...

Glad to put up with foothills, thank you

Re: Cyclists in Auburn area. We all should consider how fortunate we are. Many complaints in the paper are things people would gladly trade for. For instance, annoyances like bicyc ...