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Reader Input: Feeling helpless in face of big boxes
Thursday Dec 18 2014
Thank you, Scott Holbrook, for your insightful view on Costco moving into the DeWitt Center (“Breaking down the argument for big boxes,” Another View, Dec. 10). Your th ...
Reader Input: Letter misstates two key facts
Thursday Apr 10 2014
In response to Mr. (Frank) Gau’s recent letter to the Journal (“Theater built for WWII temporary use,” Reader Input, April 8), I would like to correct him on a co ...
Reader Input: Level Auburn and start over
Friday Feb 21 2014
I read the Auburn Journal every day it shows up, and after reading about where to build a big box store, I’ve come to the conclusion that we should bulldoze the whole town of ...
Reader Input: Big box site poorly planned
Thursday Oct 10 2013
As a 25-year resident of Auburn I feel that the planning commission is solely interested in the tax dollars that big business will bring in to an area. We beat the push for low-i ...
Reader Input: Writer, put up or shut up
Friday Jul 26 2013
Our local leftist is at it again — I am referring to letter writer Allen Cassidy who is throwing a tantrum against the “big box” stores coming to Auburn (“I ...
Reader Input: Profit trumps people in Placer
Friday Jul 19 2013
Corporate interests prevail over the people’s welfare. This reality is evident in this community. As reported, a senior center will be replaced by another corporate big box ...
Reader Input: Concern is for site safety
Friday Jun 07 2013
I am writing this letter to respond to a statement in the article concerning the state DTSC testing for dioxins and furans in the soil on the Bohemia/Wal-Mart site (“North Au ...
Let Roseville be a 'shoppers" paradise"
Wednesday Jun 20 2012
It is not up to me to change any of your minds, but shame on me if I didn?t try. I am an Auburn native, born and raised, and completely love this town. I am very familiar with the ...
Wal-Mart feeds the poor
Friday Nov 25 2011
“Feed the poor,” Wall Street Journal, Nov. 23, Aaron Belz (“How Calvinists spread Thanksgiving cheer,” op-ed in the WSJ Nov. 18) describes a Santa Monica church distributin ...
No objection to a ‘big box monster’
Wednesday Nov 16 2011
Regarding Mr. Paul A. McDaniel's letter of Nov. 15 (“Supervisors sell out citizens”), I feel sorry that he seems to be so unhappy. Mr. McDaniel ought to remember that the local ...
Supervisors sell out citizens
Monday Nov 14 2011
We have really been had this time. We elect our supervisors thinking that they will represent and protect our county, thinking that they will preserve our area and lifestyle. I was ...
Wal-Mart a town wrecker?
Wednesday Mar 30 2011
Think about it. I wanted, mind you, wanted, not needed, tree bark chips for my yard. Our local store is $2 more a bag than the end-of-town big box. For $2 in gas I saved $30. That ...
Wal-Mart desecrates US history
Friday Dec 03 2010
Having read and agreeing with the letter in the Nov. 19-20 Auburn Journal by Ruth Krashner, “Wal-Mart a town-spoiler,” I must elaborate on the unconcern and disrespect that the ...
Build big box stores at airport
Thursday Jul 22 2010
In my opinion, the city of Auburn should exercise eminent domain over the Auburn airport area. It’s an excellent place for big box stores. The airplanes can fly out of the Grass ...
Auburn can do better than ‘big box’
Wednesday Jul 14 2010
I moved with my husband to Auburn in July 2009, after studying the area for over five years. We live nowhere near the proposed Bohemia project. We moved here from Tallahassee, Flor ...
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