Opinion

Editor's note: The preceding is an excerpt from a letter that was presented to the Rocklin City Coun

Let Rocklin set example for California, nation Rocklin, and Placer County, have a great opportunity to set an example for the rest of California, and maybe the nation. It has the ...

Don't move Rocklin's historic Finn Hall

Finn Hall is not just a run-of-the-mill building in Rocklin. It is an historic icon that identifies and focuses much of the history and spirit of Rocklin in the minds and hearts of ...

Get involved to help improve school system

I would like to respond to Mr. Joe Scharrer's letter to the editor of Aug. 16. There is a group of concerned parents and residents willing to do the "hard work" about our education ...

Save Clover Valley urges foundation president

For more than six years, citizens in Rocklin and the region have heard debate and controversy surrounding proposed development in Clover Valley. Rocklin residents are urged to go ...

Clover Valley park a 'bad deal' for taxpayers

Recently, more than one letter published in the Herald has suggested that Clover Valley should be purchased for a public park. This would be an exceptionally bad deal for Rocklin t ...

Skateboarding healthy outlet for young people

As the mother of an avid skateboarder, I was irritated to read the letter from Nancy Englehardt regarding skateboarding in the Albertson's parking lot at Park and Stanford Ranch. ...

Rocklin school board needs Klang, says supporter

In last week's Placer Herald, Mr. Jon Decker attacked school board candidate Mark Klang. Mr. Decker, there are parents from every corner of the Rocklin School District who support ...

Writer critical of Bush 'culture of life'

Isn't it a contradictory for President Bush to say that stem cell research is murder but not call for a cease-fire between Israel and Hezbollah when innocent children are dying? Hi ...

Reader questions why Doolittle set debate date

Congressman Doolittle's spokesman Richard Robinson has taken a page out of Vladimir Lenin's propaganda book, "A lie told often enough becomes the truth." Robinson's vitriolic xenop ...

Reader urges halt to rampant development

I have become very concerned with the manner in which developers have run roughshod in Placer County. I understand homes have been constructed in Lincoln close to the railroad trac ...