Anonymity jeopardized

I am outraged that an activist judge can release the names and addresses of every supporter of the Prop. 8 initiative! How can one person out of nearly 30 million have the authorit ...

These two just want to win

Time grows short until the Iowa caucus, Jan. 3, holidays and all. So I have to wing it on this one. Newt Gingrich leads Mitt Romney in the Iowa polls, but no big deal. The conserva ...

Christmas not about things

Why is it that every time during the holidays there is always some report of violence? It’s always some crap excuse. Gifts are making people so obsessed with getting the best dea ...

Fire protection not what it should be

On Dec. 14 I read on the front page of the Auburn Journal about another house that was destroyed by fire. When are we going to wake up to the fact that we have no or next to no fi ...

Another View: Gingrich’s candidacy sickens, but comes as no surprise

Newt Gingrich is the Jimmy Swaggart of American politics: a confidence man so transparent as to test the faith even of True Believers. Paradoxically, that’s precisely why the dis ...

Salon changes hands; former owner influenced industry

When she looks back at her 37 years as a salon owner in Auburn, Delores Bothello sees a lot of satisfying memories. “All the things I’ve learned along the way have been by tria ...

It's Christmas crunch time at Auburn post office for cards, parcels

It would be tax season for accountants. For candy stores and flower shops, it’s the days leading up to Valentine’s Day. Costume shops brace themselves for Halloween. And the ...

Communist goals advance

The recent letter from Brune Dowry (“Christians intolerant,” Reader Input, Dec. 6) revealed who he serves. It reminded me of the Congressional Record — Appendix, pp. A34-A35 ...

Religions show the right way

I agree with Gary L. Vogt, that one shouldn’t use hate to push their agenda (Reader Input, Dec. 14), and I hope the Journal will censor hateful diatribes from their site. But, I ...

Palm Avenue project a waste

Palm Avenue, a road next to E.V. Cain Middle School, has plans to be enlarged for a sidewalk. Why not spend the money on something useful like covering dirt roads off of Crockett w ...

Let Iraq deal with problems

I am writing about the attacks in Baghdad and how they are just going to get worse with the final pull-out of American forces. My opinion on the matter is that we just need to get ...

Don’t waste chance to speak out

I would like to wish all the Auburn Journal letter writers a very blessed Christmas and exciting New Year’s for all writers and followers. We are fortunate that our hometown pape ...

Christmas program to give food, toys to 3,000 of Auburn’s neediest

AUBURN CA - The toys are stacked in boxes and bags awaiting the big day Saturday when they’ll be taken home with needy children from the Auburn area to be unwrapped on Christmas ...
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