parents

Sesame Street helps ease kids’ pain over parents in jail

For Sandra, an inmate at Placer County Jail in North Auburn, this past Saturday’s visit with her 11-year-old daughter was as happy as it was sad. Sandra, whose full identity ...

Parents, bullies, get wise now

Every day children are neglected by parents, friends and bullies. Even at school there are bullies and normal sweet-hearted kids that pick on each other. When you think that you kn ...

Auburn double-murderer Matthew Riley gets life prison term

SACRAMENTO – Some of convicted double murderer Matthew Riley’s closest relatives don’t want to believe that he killed his parents. But a Sacramento County Superior Court ju ...

Auburn man to be sentenced in January for murdering parents

SACRAMENTO – An Auburn man will have to wait until January for sentencing in the murders of his parents. The killings of Steve and Linda Riley took place in December 2008 and th ...

Parents: Take a pat on the back

We want to congratulate all of the well-mannered and darling children who visited us on Halloween. Parents, you are doing a No. 1 job! Jean and Curt Thomas, Auburn

Teach your children well

Whatever happened to parents teaching their children respect? Respect for authority; parents, policemen, firemen, teachers, elders and other figures of authority ... Have parents ...

Casino couple got off easy

Re: “Casino couple gets 60 days,” (Journal, Aug. 26). Why would parents leave a 7-week old baby in a car to go gambling? I think the parents should spend more than 60 days in ...

Where are the parents?

Re: “Dance moves raise debate,” (Journal, April 12) — I want to suggest that parents become more involved in their Placer High School teen’s lives. In other words, volunte ...

It’s parents’ right to choose who educates their children

The Journal published an article stating that, Credential now a must to home school kids, on March 7. No court has any right to make this decision. Parents have the right to de ...