Auburn’s Latitudes restaurant to close Sept. 2

AUBURN CA - Retirement beckons Sept. 2 for Latitudes restaurant owners Pete and Pat Enochs in Auburn. And that means a rush by fans of the vegetarian restaurant in Old Town for a l ...

Our View: Sewer plan needs a plan – in writing

At its most recent meeting last week, the Placer County Board of Supervisors discussed the regional wastewater treatment proposal that’s been in the works for the past decade. T ...

118 degrees, but we survived

With all the hot weather I thought you might like this historical week in Fontana, some time in the ’70s. I woke up at home before going to work as a kindergarten teacher. It soo ...

US President blatantly lies

The recent letter from liberal/leftist Geary Tiffany is yet another example of leftist hysteria which occurs with great frequency any time anyone dares to question Obama’s po ...

AB 2451 will bankrupt us

Assembly Speaker (John A.) Perez has authored a stealth bill, AB 2451, that will cost taxpayers hundreds of millions of dollars. At present, survivors of public safety workers who ...

America’s exceptionalism freedom-based

There has been a lot of discussion lately about American exceptionalism. I think it is pretty obvious to most people that America is an unusually successful country. It does not ta ...

Newcastle baby-death investigation following up on leads

AUBURN CA - Placer County sheriff’s investigators are continuing to follow up on leads in a probe into the death of a baby, whose body was found June 23 inside a trash bag at the ...

Hands off my freedom

What language do we speak? It would seem that our state assemblymen should be sworn to uphold the Constitution of the United States, but apparently not. They have proposed SB249, t ...

LaMalfa under FEC scrutiny

If you live in the Auburn area and you don’t live within the Auburn city limits or most of Newcastle, then you are now in Congressional District 1. Your November congressional c ...

Proof of rural character

I live way out on Mount Vernon Road and pass this intersection constantly (Journal, Aug. 12). What you don’t know is that the week before there was a sign for a missing brown cow ...