Carol Feineman

Looking forward to civic service this time around

No doubt about it, I was a lousy member when I joined Rotary in 2008. My boss, headquartered in Auburn and active with the Rotary Club there, wanted me to become involved with the ...

There’s a new world to discover with school starting again

With Thursday being the first day of the new school year, summer vacation is almost over for another year.  No more swimming and sunning at the lake, having slumber parties o ...

A tribute to our pets

 I’m just crazy about Rocko, my Chi-Pin (Chihuahua-mini pin mix). We’ve been together 14 years, ever since he was a pup. Rocko knows my every mood, makes me laugh ...

Let’s prevent diabetes by following healthy habits

I like Bonnie Clark’s dedication. The registered nurse of 34 years and Sacramento City College instructor wants to raise awareness of the increasing risk of diabetes and how ...

Mothers are special every day of the year

I hope I’m like my precious mother when I’m in my 90s. My vivacious mother, who’s 92, runs around all day, then spends a few hours doing housework, while regular ...

Driving safely is always our responsibility

A 17-year-old Rocklin male unfortunately died April 12 in a single-car accident on Highway 65 between the Twelve Bridges Drive and Lincoln Boulevard exits. I’m sad every day ...

Take time to enjoy Daylight Saving Time tonight

I always eagerly look forward to the beginning of daylight saving time, signifying that spring is here. And I always assumed that daylight saving time is just another seasonal occ ...

Sleeping with the enemy: Post-Valentine’s Day reflections

The weekend before Valentine’s Day, I wanted to shop with my husband for a Valentine’s bracelet. And relax at home. I received neither of those wishes. Instead, I spe ...

Lincoln a great place to live

With 2016 calendars being replaced by 2017 calendars in just three days, it’s natural to reflect on the past year and what we hope for in the New Year. Thinking about life ...

Friday’s fire a sad reminder of how fragile life can be

In what should be a joyous time, this holiday season lost its sparkle Friday night. Thirty-six young adults were sadly killed in a fire Friday that quickly blew through a late-nig ...

Friday’s fire a sad reminder of how fragile life can be

In what should be a joyous time, this holiday season lost its sparkle Friday night. Thirty-six young adults were sadly killed in a fire Friday that quickly blew through a late-nig ...

Friday’s fire a sad reminder of how fragile life can be

In what should be a joyous time, this holiday season lost its sparkle Friday night. Thirty-six young adults were sadly killed in a fire Friday that quickly blew through a late-nig ...

Friday’s fire a sad reminder of how fragile life can be

In what should be a joyous time, this holiday season lost its sparkle Friday night. Thirty-six young adults were sadly killed in a fire Friday that quickly blew through a late-nig ...

Friday’s fire a sad reminder of how fragile life can be

In what should be a joyous time, this holiday season lost its sparkle Friday night. Thirty-six young adults were sadly killed in a fire Friday that quickly blew through a late-nig ...

Friday’s fire a sad reminder of how fragile life can be

In what should be a joyous time, this holiday season lost its sparkle Friday night. Thirty-six young adults were sadly killed in a fire Friday that quickly blew through a late-nig ...