July 13, 2017 RSS feed / Letters

Growing pains

What are we doing planting marigolds in the parkway on Kanan and Canwood across from the Shell gas station?  As of yesterday, half of them were dead or dying. When I drive by later today the others will most likely be dried up also.  More...

Health insurance

Health insurance is more than a policy, it’s peace of mind. It’s knowing your family will be cared for and not having to worry about going broke when you get sick.  That’s why I strongly oppose the Senate healthcare bill. More...

Partisan politics

In the June 15 Acorn, there was a vitriolic response to letters submitted by Larry Brown from Trump supporter Shari Goodman.  Ms. Goodman accuses Mr. More...

Fire watch

Approximately 7,000 firefighters are battling 13 large wildfires in California.  Did you know that many of the wildfires are sparked along our roadways?  More...

Shark meat

I was reading Ela Lindsay’s review of the Golden Panda Buffet and I was stopped in my tracks. In her list of soups offered she included shark fin. More...

U.S. on short end of immigration

The one group of people, rarely mentioned, who profit immeasurably from illegal immigration is the elite, wealthy class in Mexico and Central and South American countries. More...

Your turn to speak

Just as physical exercise is good for the body, First Amendment exercise is good for democracy.  The Acorn Letters to the Editor section gives you an excellent opportunity to put your freedom of speech to work by voicing opinions, thoughts and c More...