Opinion

Wildlife Neighbors

A bird with the will to live    - a true story A male Black-headed Grosbeak, cracking sunflower seeds at a backyard feeder, was knocked to the ground by a haw ...

Another View: Rocklin’s youth drinking ordinance is deceptive, dishonest

I read the article and was quite surprised to discover that the City Council of Rocklin was passing a stealth tax, while placing the lives of its citizens at risk. Upon review of ...

Another View: A third open letter to Lifetouch School Portraits

Dear Lifetouch School Portraits, I wrote you two previous letters back in March of last year, and I’m not totally sure if your corporate office got them or not. The gist of ...

Letters: Los Cerros will be good for Rocklin

From time to time, proposed developments come before our city leaders, often with some criticism. The proposed Los Cerros development off Hillside Drive is one that is worthy of s ...

Letters: Join the upcoming protest over Rocklin’s environmental damage

Controversy is swirling over a proposed development in Rocklin. Neighborhood groups have organized to oppose the massive 197-unit apartment complex planned for the southeast corner ...

Another View: Of Slingshots, deer and roses

On the floor of Rocklin’s Clover Valley, amongst the ancient valley oaks and grinding rocks, the deer frolic. It’s not only the deer. The coyotes, fox, quail, turkeys, ...

Letters: Support responsible development in Rocklin

As a neighbor to the proposed Los Cerros development, I understand that many people would rather not have anything built. But the property in question, about 140 acres off Hillsid ...

Letters: In Rocklin and beyond, corporate greed ruins American

I need to bounce this idea I have off all my surrounding counties before I move forward. I'm trying to create a buzz around America in regards to corporate greed and a possible ...

Letters: Rocklin Planning Commission a rubber stamp

On January 20, the Rocklin Planning Commission basically ignored a packed hearing full of residents concerned about traffic issues and the installation of traffic lights on Midas a ...

Letters: Rocklin should be against the Keystone Pipeline

There have been hundreds of leaks from existing oil pipelines resulting in catastrophic environmental damage and monumental costs.  We don't need another potentially leaki ...