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Ruffalo: May we suggest that you ‘Ski Auburn’ or ‘Spa Auburn’?

The intent was to write about something else this Sunday, but the response I received from last Sunday’s column convinced me to add to it. Now, I may be a cult of one on this, bu ...

She captures Auburn life in the lens

Auburn photographer Shirley Borba never dreamed that taking a class at Sierra College for fun could have led to a fulfilling, successful, 20-year career in photography. Borba an ...

Bring our troops home

I am well aware of the hostility, hatred, suicide bombings, killing of our troops, civilians, children etc. going on now for nine years in Afghanistan, Iraq, etc. Let those in po ...

Give thanks for Streetscape

The Auburn community has so much to be thankful for this holiday season because of the community focus on the completion of the Streetscape project and the hopeful benefits it will ...

Lost everything in fire but gained more

Where do we even begin to say thank you to our dear Auburn community and beyond? In Tuesday’s paper (Nov. 24) the Auburn Journal printed a letter from my brother and his wife who ...

Old Town Auburn out" Foresthill Bridge in" Tour of California cycle route decision time

The Foresthill Bridge is getting some new looks from Amgen Tour of California race officials as they map out the Nevada City-Sacramento bike race’s first leg. But a scenic setti ...

Bail out ‘We, the People’

It is as ridiculous for a nation to say to its citizens, “You must consume less because we are short of money,” as it would be for an airline to say, “Our planes are flying, ...

Reader says priorities are off

I can’t believe what these liberal progressives think. In a Sunday, Nov. 22 letter to the editor, Allen Cassidy tells us, “While we’re waving our flags, there are approximat ...

Auburn praise from England

My wife and I recently returned from a visit to see my sister and her husband who live in Auburn. This is a trip we have done several times before and we have always enjoyed our vi ...

Placer team performed on all cylinders

Tremendous performance, tremendous sportsmanship. Auburn should be proud of the Placer football team for their performance in the Foothill victory. Yes, the game displayed the bala ...

Remember the nation’s poor

Let’s remember something. While we are waving our flags, there are approximately 50 million people living in poverty in America. Let’s think about them, too. ALLEN CASSIDY, A ...

Reader seeks smarter letters

I have lived in many other cities and subscribed to many local papers, and I am certain that none other than the Auburn Journal would ever have published such foolish and spiteful ...

Parade did Auburn proud

As a Vietnam veteran I have to admit that I still have many mixed emotions from that era and the treatment that was rendered to me and my fellow Viet vets. That is (I hope) in the ...

What happened to ‘Buy American’?

What is the real reason for high unemployment and disappearance of jobs? One has to wonder if the rise in our unemployment rate has more to do with our manufacturing going to othe ...

‘Ten Cannots’ resonate today

A definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results. We are witnessing this phenomenon in the actions of our “government.” Les ...