Sacramento

Protect dogs from irresponsible folk

As many people know, Auburn has had high-profile problems with irresponsible dog owners recently. In response to various dog attacks, Auburn is now looking to revise its animal or ...

Kerridge city’s ‘nightmare’

Re: “Roseville hires new city manager after six-month search,” (Journal, May 9). Who did the City of Roseville speak to or consult before determining to hire the man who becam ...

Meningitis can kill in a single day

In celebration of National School Nurse Day on May 12, the California School Nurse Organization commends school nurses throughout our state for their numerous efforts to help keep ...

The cyclists are coming

The Amgen Tour of California will race through Auburn Sunday, May 16. City officials and business owners are working overtime to make sure everyone is prepared. The Amgen Web sit ...

Read Bohemia EIR online

The Bohemia Retail Project Environmental Impact Report (draft) is 1,800 pages of legal jargon. Reading it is time-consuming and mind-numbing, but sometimes informative. For instan ...

Auburnites take a stand at Tea Party rally

Some Auburn residents traveled to Sacramento Thursday to join the estimated 2,000 people there to support a Tea Party rally. Dean Rice, of Auburn, was among those present at the st ...

Was ‘death shot’ needed?

I am again horrified by the (shooting) by police officers of another suspect in El Dorado County (Journal, April 1). The woman was mentally ill! All she did was steal an ambulanc ...

Are we a car or a community?

I won’t use a citizen’s name in a letter as I feel that is a shabby approach. I will, however, make mention of anyone who is at the wheel of control. To the major premise of t ...

Lincoln falls to Sacramento 85-64

Lincoln High’s boys basketball team gave the top-ranked Sacramento Dragons all they could handle on Friday night. However the visiting Zebras, the No. 8 seed in the Sac-Joaquin S ...

The people don't want your development

One more time as a reminder to developers! Stay out of this area, Hwy. 49 is already overcrowded with traffic. These developments bring: 1) crime, 2) traffic congestion, 3) polluti ...

Concrete plant helps others

I am responding to your editorial on Feb. 9 regarding the Livingston concrete batch plant. As a (Sacramento) non-profit organization who serves the community where Livingston Conc ...

Collector owns nearly 700 editions of same book

Some people might say that his collection of books is excessive. More people would say that they don’t understand why he would want a collection of over 600 copies of the same bo ...

Our View: Amgen Tour puts Auburn in center of cycling universe

Western States and Tevis? Meet your new sibling, Amgen. The Amgen Tour of California is coming to the streets of Auburn, providing the community with another platform to leverage ...

Another View: Legislature must make job creation a top priority in 2010

Every day, families in our communities are feeling the pain of California’s economic meltdown and lack of job opportunities. Unemployment in the Sacramento region has grown to 1 ...

Debt preferable to zero future

One would have to look far to find a better example of the politics of fear and attack than the letters carried in the Journal on Jan. 22 by Richard Isherwood, Seth King and especi ...