Opinion

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 ...

Skateboarder issue is about safety, says writer

I want to take the opportunity to clear up a few things that were said in a letter printed in The Placer Herald, and also to focus some attention on what the real issues are. First ...

Parents should keep an eye on the Web

Do you know what your teens are up to? I am thinking that there are too many parents still not paying attention to their children's Web pages and the bulletins their children are w ...

Do right by 'baby' for long, happy life together

There isn't anything better than bringing a new baby home, is there? Making space for the new arrival, taking time to make all the preparations, getting the nest in order, if you w ...

Skateboarders should go to park for their fun

I couldn't help responding to Ms. Beverhausen's letter to the Editor regarding skateboarding. I frequent the same Albertsons and have encountered the same problems as a previous re ...

Open spaces disappear at alarming rate

In doing some research for Save Clover Valley, I found some U.S. Department of Agriculture statistics on how much farmland, rangeland and forestland is being lost to development an ...

Clover Valley project must be stopped

Although I am not a resident of Rocklin, my family is and I have watched with interest the ongoing debate concerning the development of Clover Valley. Why would the city council co ...

Clover Valley purchase suggestion alarms reader

I am alarmed at recent media that suggests the city of Rocklin should purchase Clover Valley to preserve open space. Do Rocklin residents realize that we, as taxpayers, would have ...