Auburn

Time to move into energy future

It seems like everyday I get a new mailing from PG&E touting its’ pet initiative, Proposition 16. I just can’t understand how PG&E can waste its profits by trying to prohibit l ...

Chris Parker will close tax loopholes

Although not a well-known elected body, the Board of Equalization plays an important role in the lives of all Californians. Think of the Board as California’s “Tax Court.” Wh ...

Rick Keene offers practical solutions

I disagree with my friend, Ken Campbell, and his assessment of Rick Keene, Candidate for the 4th District Senate seat (letter May 26). Ken seems to have overlooked the fact that (D ...

Organize to battle Wal-Mart

As a new homeowner in Auburn, I am horrified to learn there is a Wal-Mart coming soon if we don’t get organized and energized to stop it. As shown in DVDs like “The High Cost ...

Jim Conkey and Wal-Mart lost

I was deeply involved with the Wal-Mart/James Conkey lawsuit, and the fact is: Bohemia ownership letters should be called C & C, not for Conkey and Cavolt but Cash and Carry. Caref ...

Express your views in public

There are quite a few comments made in the Auburn Journal blogs in favor of a big box store at the Bohemia project site. Maybe if you folks with pseudonyms and no faces would com ...

Keep bike races out of town

The Sunday, May 30 (Criterium) bike race in Auburn was an accident waiting to happen. Bicyclists were impeding traffic. Why block off streets in the Downtown area? Bike races sh ...

Streetsweeper’s services needed

Please Mr. Streetsweeper: You vigilantly swept our burned streets at 6 a.m. for five months. Then, you stopped. We have had several storms blow burned limbs and branches from our ...

Graduate’s story inspires

I was very pleased that the Auburn Journal gave front-page coverage to Matthew Daniels (June 2). His life story is sad but also very inspirational. I commend you, Matt, on what y ...

Quarterback’s choice puzzles

Former Placer High and current UC Davis football star Greg Denham says he’s bailing on his senior season to become a minister (Journal, June 4). As a quarterback, he’s the de ...