Paula Celick

Tokutomi gets her vote

I was interested in the article (Journal, Sept. 30) that compared the two candidates for Placer County’s Office of Education Area 4 seat. In these hard economic times I choose t ...

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 ...

‘Cutesy’ poll redundant

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: Supervisors’ hat-switch wobbles on smell test

Balancing the notebook while preparing to run over to my local supermarket to get an estimate on tomatoes. Never knew they were made out of petroleum ... Meanwhile, I saw another ...

Bohemia to reveal who gets respect

The public hearing before the Placer County Planning Commission on Feb. 25 revealed, without question, that the residential developments surrounding the proposed Bohemia project ar ...

Reinstate Placer Peer Court

The Placer County Peer Court would appear to be one of our much needed funded programs. This program has become a role model for similar programs that have been adopted around the ...

Be sure Meals on Wheels gets needed support

I’d like to thank Andy Conn, Applegate, for his thoughtful letter recently about the need to support our local Seniors First Meals on Wheels Program (Your Views, Feb. 8). They tr ...

Time to party

No matter your partisanship, there’s nothing like an Election Day party. All eyes will be glued to television screens around Placer County as national presidential election ret ...

Republicans open local headquarters in Downtown Auburn

Republicans have established a Main Street presence in Auburn, officially opening an office on Downtown’s High Street in advance of the Nov. 4 election. Republicans filled the f ...

Looking Behind The Scenes: Too bad VP nominee Sarah Palin isn’t Italian

Canvassing the notebook while agreeing with the Republicans that sometimes the best man for the job is a woman ... Apparently that sentiment is not only mine, at least that may be ...