Thanks for purse return

Good old Loomis is such a good place to live and has so many good folks. Raley’s is one of a lot of good places in Loomis and last week I was getting food with my husband, Lenard ...

Abortion a very serious matter

Many people spend their whole lives trying to get pregnant, and other people spend their whole lives worrying about it. I understand most people’s reasons for supporting abortion ...

You can’t shrink to prosperity

Let’s see. General Motors has weighed in with record profits. People signing up for unemployment have dropped precipitously with the primary Republican candidates making stateme ...

CALL TO READERS

What sources do you look to for election information?Please share your thoughts via one of the addresses at lower right or online.Your letters on this subject are wanted!They must ...

Lack of rainfall signals driest season since 1976-77

AUBURN CA - The water-supply picture for Placer County is growing grimmer. While a Pacific Gas & Electric Co. official has briefed the Placer County Water Agency’s board about c ...

The Technovore: Tablet computing a fixture of commerce, entertainment

I have yet to tap its full potential, but the iPad 2 The Technovore found under the tree in 2011 has been getting a lot of use lately. And I’m not the only one. The rest of the ...

Too many questions remain for a yes vote from me

Mr. Smith of Newcastle (Auburn Journal, Feb. 15) stated that he is “convinced” that Newcastle Fire needs additional funds. I don’t know how he became convinced, so please sho ...

Auburn’s Fit 4 Life promotes fitness from the very core

Promoting healthy living is a cause for Auburn resident Linda Moeller-Brown.“I’ve been teaching fitness and nutrition for 31 years,” she said this week.In October ...

Another View: Obama’s secret weapon: You

Team Obama trotted out its secret weapon for the fall campaign the other day. To quote an email message sent to supporters by deputy campaign manager Stephanie Cutter, that weapon ...

Community Portrait: In fat times and lean, Jason Keim is in Auburn for keeps

Auburn’s Jason Keim is pretty much a regular guy. Keim is 37 years old and has been living in Auburn since 1989. By trade he’s a painter. He’s also family man, married to Tif ...