Opinion

Concerned parent backs Klang, Higashi for board

I am a very concerned Rocklin Parent. I recently saw a press conference where Rocklin City Councilman Peter Hill and other Rocklin city employees asked the Citizens for Quality Edu ...

Herald school article critized by reader

Since when did the Placer Herald become campaign literature? The Sept. 13 article, "Rocklin Schools among State's Best," did a disservice to our community by discussing half the s ...

Local elections should be about local issues

In every election, there's name calling. Sometimes it's one candidate calling his or her opponent a nasty name. Sometimes it's supporters of an issue using nasty words to describe ...

A different point of view on Clover Valley

Two recent letters from pro-development writers expressed how expensive saving Clover Valley would be for the taxpayers of Rocklin. But, I have a different viewpoint to offer. The ...

It's really simple: Admire an issue, candidate? Just write a letter

If there's anything that can compare to the holiday season for journalists, it has to be election season. Getting so many interested readers and so many passionate Letters to the E ...

Rocklin resident fed up with election fliers

I have lived in Rocklin for many years and what I've seen certain school board candidates doing lately disturbs me greatly. I'm speaking specifically of Mark Klang and Diana Higash ...

A new editor, a new office ? and a brand new look

While I am finally getting settled into this job as the editor of this fine newspaper, moving into a new office this week illustrates significant changes taking place at The Placer ...

Let Clover Valley development move ahead

As one of Rocklin's many taxpayers, I am appalled that yet another proposal is being entertained to further prolong the development of Clover Valley. Now, rather than allow an envi ...

Clover Valley agreement not binding, claims writer

Recent letters that oppose the saving of Clover Valley are perfect examples of indoctrination and developer influences. The mandatory steps to develop Clover Valley have not been c ...

Skateboarders need a safe place to play

I am writing this letter for a number of reasons. First is to alert all children and adults that after four years of not enforcing the "No Skateboarding" municipal code in the Stan ...