Parade needs better signage

As other readers have commented, I too enjoyed the (Auburn) Veterans Day parade. I think it’s a fantastic event that makes me proud and I will continue to support it. However, I ...

Grandma uses prayer power

I have read with interest the articles about phone call scammers. I, too, could have become a victim. I received a call from “your grandson.” I said, “Which one?” He said, ...

No objection to a ‘big box monster’

Regarding Mr. Paul A. McDaniel's letter of Nov. 15 (“Supervisors sell out citizens”), I feel sorry that he seems to be so unhappy. Mr. McDaniel ought to remember that the local ...

Another View: Don’t disarm the law-abiding citizen

Congressman Tom McClintock made the following remarks on the House Floor Wednesday: M. Speaker: Today the House will consider HR 822, a long-overdue measure to assure that states ...

Occupy cause lands Newcastle man in Sacramento jail

A Newcastle man’s support for the Occupy Wall Street movement and what it stands for landed him in a Sacramento jail cell this week. Carlos de la Fuente took a stand inside Sacr ...

Auburn rapist set to be released

Editor’s note: This story on convicted rapist Tibor Karsai is reprinted with permission from the Santa Maria Times. Karsai is scheduled to appear in Placer County court Dec. 5. ...

Bring in Costco, Trader Joe’s

In answer to your question: Yes, I would love to have a Costco and a Trader Joe’s in Auburn. So would nearly everyone I know. They would be much better than WalMart. PATRICIA JA ...

Auburn tough on middle class

The results of various ballot measures at last Tuesday’s (Nov. 8) elections were a great day for Americans and a gigantic victory for the middle class. The state of Ohio voted to ...

Would Jesus approve torture?

Does anyone else find it incredulous that three of the most openly vocal God-fearing Republican candidates support torture? Michelle Bachmann says torture “is very effective.” ...

ADA guidelines must be followed

The front-page article regarding ADA compliance (Journal, Nov. 11) should have been on the editorial page. It appears to be an opinion piece and not an unbiased news article based ...

Profiteers: Don’t game the ADA

Why is the law protecting those engaged in these ADA lawsuits (Journal, Nov. 11)? The courts know; they are filed for profit and harassment reasons. There is a pattern here of fili ...

WWII home-front women soared

Out of chaos comes another great parade! My heart felt thanks to the parade committee, my Jeep guy, our parade escort for Entry Four, and to Jim Holmes for recognizing me at the Ar ...
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