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Guest Opinion: Do voters have short memory? Some candidates are counting on it.

By Tim Schaefer-- As I watched the Citrus Heights Chamber of Commerce Candidates Forum last month, City Council Candidate Mary Jane Lopez-Taff brought up the Citrus Heights Police Department budget cuts that were included in the 2021/22 budget that was passed by a 3-2 vote.

Guest Opinion: What Citrus Heights voters should know about this new tax measure

By Sue Frost-- In the general election this November, voters will have the opportunity to vote on “Measure A,” a transportation sales tax that would impact not just the unincorporated areas of County of Sacramento, but the seven cities as well. 

Guest Opinion: Pay attention to who’s running for local school board

By David Warren-- “Coloured people don't like Little Black Sambo. Burn it. White people don't feel good about Uncle Tom's Cabin. Burn it. Someone's written...

Guest Column: Some hope for residents fed up with homeless camps, trash

By Supervisor Sue Frost-- The Sacramento County Board of Supervisors on Aug. 11 unanimously approved two ordinances that will ban homeless encampments in several important locations.  As this was an intensely controversial...

Guest Column: What you should know about Sacramento County’s $7.3B budget

By Sue Frost-- The Sacramento County Board of Supervisors on June 9 voted unanimously to approve the $7.3 billion recommended budget for Fiscal Year 2022-2023.

Guest Column: Remembering those who died for our freedom

By Michael Bullington-- At cemeteries in Citrus Heights and across our country, the last Monday in May is set aside to commemorate those men and...

Citrus Heights Letters: marijuana, vaping and another Starbucks?

Latest letters from Citrus Heights Sentinel readers include commentary on marijuana use and varying perspectives on whether a sixth Starbucks is needed on Auburn Boulevard.

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