Friends

DeLoach family thanks family, friends

Thank you, whether it was a card in the mail, a phone call, a text, a hug, a beautiful plant, colorful flowers, food or drink brought to the house. The love and support we rec ...

Treat all children with respect and don’t condone bullying

No child should ever go through what KJ Frey goes through at school. And no parent wants to see their child bullied and teased. That KJ, a sweet Lincoln Crossing Elementary Schoo ...

Rail history quirks and foibles aired in Auburn

Auburn’s connections to some big moments in history got their due Friday in a dual presentation revolving around building of the Central Pacific Railroad through Placer Count ...

Having true friends is the key

As I grow more fully into “mid-life,” I am intrigued by the changes in my body and mind, as well as changes in my relationships.  My body has changed in that I ne ...

Books that open up your heart, mind

“I just heard an old Chinese proverb: ‘Open a book and the book will open you.’ Sounds great, doesn’t it?” My pal, Adrienne Blackhart, sent that note ...

Coffee, tea and me? A brace of beverage books

Remember that kitschy book from the 1960s called “Coffee, tea, or me?” Written by a couple of what we then called stewardesses , it detailed their careers in the airline biz, d ...

Your 'Friends' at the library

If you’re wondering what holiday gift to give that favorite sister, helpful neighbor or grandchild, here’s an easy solution. A book! It’s a one-size-fits-all gift and when yo ...