rosalie wohlfromm

Exceptional service should be recognized

After my recent column about employee appreciation, I got a lot of feedback from my friends and readers.  I thought I’d follow up with a true story of why I think showin ...

Another View: Change starts first within us

A few weeks ago I saw the movie “Unbroken.” This movie depicts the life of Olympian Louis Zamperini while he was a prisoner of war. Before going to the movie, I had h ...

Reader Input: Show Music and More support

Last Friday evening I attended a fundraiser for Music and More Performing and Visual Arts. After hearing the beautiful singing voices of sisters Julia and Hannah Zimmerman, with ac ...

FInally, a New Year's resolution I can keep

Aaahhh, New Year’s. The time of the year for resolutions, the time for renewal and the time for reflection.  Some of us insist on making those dreaded resolutions about ...

Girls just want to have fun

For those of you who like my stories, I have many about working at Gottschalks. For instance: Every year the Gottchalks Girls would dress up for Halloween. My friend Angel really ...

Reader Input: Rosalie’s points bear repeating

Rosalie Wohlfromm’s column of Nov. 16 was not only well-written but also inspiring (“Don’t place a minimum on employee appreciation,” Coming Up Rosie.). &nb ...

Don’t place a minimum on employee appreciation

When my husband sold his business and decided to make the move to Placer County, I had to quit my job of 20 years. I wasn’t too happy about this but he had battled cancer and ...

Understand the significance of your vote

My friends all know that I am very passionate about people exercising their vote. In fact, I volunteer my time registering people. I don’t care what party they pick — i ...

Reader Input: In terrible times, vigilantism still wrong

We experienced some tense hours last week. The killing of two officers made my heart break for them and their families. Hopefully, justice will be served and the perpetrators will ...

How hard can wallpapering be?

Back in 1976 we decided to buy a piece of property in Todd Valley. We thought it might be a good investment. Back then the building of the Auburn Dam was being promoted and touted ...