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Ruffalo: May we suggest that you ‘Ski Auburn’ or ‘Spa Auburn’?
Friday Oct 28 2011
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 ...
Another View: Prudent planning key to county success
Monday Apr 26 2010
I am pleased to respond to an April 20 (Jim Ruffalo) column about Placer County’s budget process in these challenging times. Unfortunately, the column failed to recognize how su ...
‘Cutesy’ poll redundant
Thursday Apr 15 2010
If Mr. (Tony) Hazarian bothered to read his own paper, he should have learned from the constant stream of letters that the people residing in the vicinity of the proposed Bohemia p ...
Looking behind the scenes: Attorney general hunting for Placer corruption?
Saturday Apr 03 2010
Re-registering the notebook while warning Republicans not to start the celebration just yet. Granted, the Democrats are making themselves nearly extinct, but please realize that th ...
Don’t overlook impact of big box stores
Wednesday Mar 24 2010
Regarding Jim Ruffalo’s “Looking behind the Scenes” Sunday, March 21, on the Conkey project, you should have “looked” a little deeper. I would like to know if any of th ...
Auburn needs that ‘big box’
Tuesday Mar 02 2010
For what it’s worth, here’s my two bits on the (big) box store issue. No doubt about it, this little burg needs a warehouse/box store so that we can “Shop Auburn” instead ...
Placer County should rescind raises
Friday Feb 19 2010
Yesterday I went to a luncheon (27 people attended) and the topic of conversation for the entire lunch was Mr. Tom Miller and his posse, the Board of Supervisors minus Jennifer Mon ...
Behind the Scenes: Take pride that our nation is first to help
Friday Feb 05 2010
With moist eyes and usually a lump in the throat, most of us watch the herculean efforts turned in by rescuers and aid workers in Haiti. Maybe it’s because that nation is so clo ...
Behind the Scenes: At least Montgomery is trying save the county money
Friday Jan 15 2010
Trying to scrounge some paper for the notebook after finding out the federal government used all available reams to print dollar bills ... Fortunately for us poor taxpaye ...
Looking behind the scenes: Shaping up the body politic
Thursday Dec 31 2009
Resolving that the notebook will be lighter in 2010, both in poundage and philosophy ... But before we do that, perhaps the gentle readers will allow one last tome, this one regar ...
Local Republicans cut their numbers
Friday Dec 04 2009
Having the notebook take a Mulligan while trying to understand how the Tiger Woods family could so grossly misunderstand one of the great dictums from the game of golf. I mean, whe ...
County workers fund pensions
Monday Nov 30 2009
As a former employee of Placer County who retired “early” after only 37 years of service, I feel obligated to respond to Jim Ruffalo’s Perspectives column of Nov. 22. In hi ...
Developers suffer slings, arrows
Friday Nov 13 2009
Rewriting the notebook while noting that our biggest problem these days might be that we’ve gone from revering our Founding Fathers to worshiping our Funding Flounderers ... Ano ...
Auburn ready to fight H1N1 — one problem, no vaccine
Friday Nov 06 2009
Glancing at the notebook while defending the U.S. Senate from detractors who claim it has not done enough to save jobs in America. For a fact, I know of exactly 100 jobs the Sen ...
Looking Behind the Scenes: End of the ball might mean end of the chamber
Saturday Sep 19 2009
Reloading the notebook while wondering just which part of the Constitution allows any government to tell any of us that we have to have medical insurance ... With that particular ...
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