Time to invest in people

Now that we are done with our bicycle rides and duathlons, let’s get to real living. What is this community doing about the homeless and jobless? Shouldn’t we invest in these ...

Be careful when donating

I received a phone call tonight from the “Veteran’s Auxiliary League” requesting a donation to support our veterans returning from Iraq and Afghanistan. This group keeps 85 ...

Please don’t skew numbers

Praise the conservative reaction in defense of the downtrodden upper class. Willard Schmehl (Reader Input, June 2) says “the top 5 percent pay 51 percent of the taxes,” but for ...

Placer grad night was great

Congratulations Auburn for another successful Placer High School Grad Night! A huge thank you to our amazing Auburn town for coming together to keep our 2009 seniors safe on the ni ...

Bus is nice, but not for the taxpayers

We used the school bus this year to transport our first-grader. We are very happy with the service provided. We found the drivers to be professional, kind and good at managing the ...