Weimar

Meadow Vista comes through

Thank you goes to all those volunteers for your much-needed help on Friday, Dec. 16 and Saturday, Dec. 17 with the Meadow Vista Christmas Basket Program. Without your help this pro ...

Barack Obama never properly vetted

Re: “Birthers on the wrong track,” Herb Tanimoto (Reader Input, Dec. 13): Herb’s understanding of political rhetoric is to use the word “hate” as much as he can because h ...

Left intolerant, uncompromising

Re: “Letter steeped in bigotry, ignorance, fear,” (Griffin Quick, Reader Input, Dec. 5). It is people on the left such as you, Griffin, and the Mocks (Bob and Ginny), who are i ...

Good local parks going to the dogs

Regarding the removal of geese from the Meadow Vista Park (Journal, July 29), for as long as I can remember (and I am 73 years young), as a child and as an adult, every park that h ...

1911 Model T Ford will grace Cruise Nite

Weimar resident Dick Johnson plans to celebrate Collector Car Appreciation Day Friday as he takes his 1911 Ford Model T to the third installment of the Auburn Cruise Nite car show ...

Americans lack critical thinking

This letter is in response to Paulette Walter of Colfax (Reader Input, June 17) where she felt her romantic view of Paul Revere had been ruined by Sarah Palin. Paulette, unfortunat ...

Cultivate good teachers

I saw a comment on Facebook that said, “How we can save great teachers from antiquated ‘last in, first out’ policies.” I am not a specialist in education, but I have been a ...

Drummed out of business

Velican’s Ponderosa has been in business for 50 years; it will cease operation on June 30. The actions and attitudes of an unfriendly government at all levels (federal, state and ...

Gotta love the maple trees

Congratulations on the great (Auburn) Home Show. It was a job well done with many nice vendors and thank you to Bakers Nursery for the nice give-away of the maple trees. Paula Sim ...

Weimar felons arrested on weapons possession, stolen property charges

Two Weimar felons were still in jail Thursday afternoon after an incident in which a concerned neighbor reported a man walking down the street with a gun. Neighbors reported Danie ...