9/11

Reader Input: Report on CIA incomplete, shoddy

Only people with few brain cells would believe the CIA report the Democrats wrote. It took seven years? Really, seven years? Oh that’s right, it was written by Senate Democ ...

Capitol memorial honors 9/11 victims, families

SACRAMENTO — Flags hung at half-staff over the west steps of the state Capitol as more than 60 people gathered Thursday to pay tribute to the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2 ...

Auburn’s Cruise Nite’s time to remember 9/11 gears up

  The bright car colors of Auburn Cruise Nite, the low rumble of classic autos and the admiring chatter of the crowd on a warm late-summer evening in Auburn will give way Fri ...

Sept. 11 tribute to wrap up Auburn Cruise Nite season

As the sun sets on Auburn Cruise Nite’s 2013 series this week, event organizers hope visitors will spare a moment to reflect. Today the Auburn Cruise Nite season concludes w ...

Call to readers: Progress since 9/11?

Do you feel the nation has made progress in the war on terrorism since the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001? Tell us why or why not. We need your help keeping this conversation going. W ...

Auburn witch is in reader’s prayers

I read about a flight attendant, Joyce Olver, who was supposed to be on the American Airlines flight that was hijacked on 9/11. The day before, Joyce learned she had a broken bone ...

Many issues in wake of 9/11

This is now the 11th anniversary of our Sept. 11, 2001 tragedy. We will always remember this loss with much sadness. Once again the incident was shown on TV and we relived it again ...

Family’s loss echoes on 9/11 anniversary

The phone ringing woke me that morning; it was a neighbor telling me the Trade Center towers in New York had collapsed. She knew my son Gary Kavakos was a fireman stationed across ...

Don’t condemn those Marines

Enough whining about some U.S. Marine snipers urinating on dead Taliban (Journal, Jan. 15). Whoever took the video was an idiot, and whoever released the video is a traitor. Taliba ...

Pacifism doesn’t ensure peace

I’m sure the peace marchers are sincere in their beliefs (Journal, Sept. 22). In fact, I have never talked to anyone who wanted war. Saying you want peace does not accomplish it. ...

Letter a ‘mish-mash’

The letter written by Dee Nann and published by the Journal on Sept. 18 is a mishmash of nonsense, fantasy, vitriol and disrespect. She begins by calling our president a jackass. W ...

Our country has gone to hell

First of all, get the jackass out of Washington. He does not want us to be the U.S. of A. He wants us to be the United Nations so he can get all the votes from noncitizens. Second, ...

We are a nation under God

So much has been said and all that we have seen about the preparations to remember 9/11 for the 10th time! How proud I am of the positive and prideful expressions of the many Ameri ...

Cruise Nite honored 9/11

I wish to thank the City of Auburn for coming out and participating in our annual 9/11 tribute during the last Cruise Nite. Thanks, too, to Parmys Weinberg who did an outstanding j ...

Sacrifice can keep our nation great

On the anniversary of 9/11 I am full of pride in our nation and the sacrifice of so many people 10 years ago today. At that time we were under attack from an outside group with ha ...