Students’ program touches veteran

I would like to thank the principal of the Rock Creek School (Suzanne Flint) for the outstanding Veterans Day celebration held at the school last Thursday. The entire program from ...

Another View: Veterans Day a time to remember

Veterans Day has a special meaning for many. Throughout our history wars have touched millions of lives, including the soldiers who fight them and their families. It’s fitting t ...

Jim Ruffalo: Times are rife with organizing and recall fever

Apparently the idea of organizing is alive and well, and I’m not talking about the Republican Party’s over-reaching debacle at Ohio. No, all anybody needs to do is look around ...

Music is the magical healer

I think music therapy is very interesting (Journal, Oct. 27). I grew up listening to different kinds of music and I’ve found it’s helped me in a lot of ways. I was surprised to ...

Hawver Cave talk a stunner

The Auburn Journal should be proud to report the turnout of people for the presentation of latest information regarding Hawver Cave given by Gene Lorance Friday, Nov. 4 in the Aubu ...

Death penalty increases safety

We have a debate on the virtues of raising taxes vs. cutting expenditures. I have to say that collective belt-tightening makes sense to me. We spend too much on things the average ...

Women who served get their due at Auburn’s Veterans Day parade

At 93, ex-Marine Doris Dennis wasn’t about to sit down as she rode in the back of a convertible during Auburn’s Veterans Day parade. Grasping the wrist of a comparatively youn ...

Placer Union flexes football power

Each year before the Christmas lights go up, football stadiums light up the autumn sky in the foothills. Home playoff games have become an annual tradition at Placer High, Del Oro ...

McClintock, the billionaires’ pal

In response to a letter from Gwen Myers (Reader Input, Oct. 31): I couldn’t tell whether Ms. Myers was serious or whether she was pulling our leg in support of Tom McClintock. Th ...

Line US, not foreign pockets

Christmas is fast approaching and I’d like to suggest to all Americans, rather than lining the pockets of more foreign companies with your hard-earned American dollars, let’s p ...