Opinion

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 ...

Another View: Despite hot-button nature, feminism has its supporters at Rocklin High

Recently women have taken a stand on the inequality of gender-based issues, some even going on strikes and quitting their jobs to pursue what they believe in — fair treatment ...

Our View: Will the real Generation Y please step forward?

I once attempted to end an argument with a Roseville official by conceding that I might be an embodiment of all the worst qualities of “Generation X” — cynical, u ...

Letters: No need for PC news

News line: Terrorists attack French Newspaper in Paris. IC: Say it with me "Islamic Terrorists", that wasn't so hard was it? Government "officials" tap da ...

Letters: 'The Lorax' in Rocklin, who cares?

Do Rocklin residents care?   Do the residents of Rocklin know or care that a new residential development of 340 residential units is coming to their city? Called Ga ...

Letters: I am NOT Charile Hebdo

I have the deepest sympathy for the people of France for the trauma of the Charlie Hebdo attack ... and I have the utmost respect for the concept of freedom of expression, having t ...

Another View: Given national headlines, it’s time to thank Rocklin PD

We drive out of Rocklin to work. We drive home to Rocklin to enjoy our families and neighborhoods. Oh, it’s so easy to take for granted the community we live it. Don’t ...