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New store is one-stop shopping for clothes, spray tan

Two foothill residents are bringing individual signatures to a shared storefront in Downtown Auburn. Fashion enthusiast Skye Toro recently opened Moulin Rouge Clothing Boutique in ...

Quartz Ridge affordable apartments poised for construction start

Described by its Roseville-based developer as a new community that will help meet the need for affordable family housing in the Auburn area, the 64-unit Quartz Ridge apartment comp ...

New drive-up shelter rises at Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital

A dramatic roof sloping over what is now a construction zone in front of North Auburn’s Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital signals that a new project to ease arrivals and departure ...

People in business: Joseph Vitullo joins Union Bank as mortgage consultant

Union Bank announced that Joseph Vitullo has joined its Retail Consumer Lending team as a mortgage consultant in Placer County. Based in Auburn, Vitullo is responsible for assistin ...

Old Town's Bistro 103 offers fresh take on classics

Old Town Auburn’s newest restaurant is bringing local flavors while preserving the past. Owners Patty and John Dooley opened Bistro 103 in the former Tsuda Grocery building ...

Sierra camping trip yields inspiration, invention

The inspiration came on a Sierra camping trip. And the result – a small part that makes using one of the world’s most popular handguns easier to use – is a paten ...

New North Auburn Senior Center plans hit turbulence

The Auburn Multipurpose Senior Center in North Auburn is again looking at relocation options after a deal to move to a nearby commercial space fell through. Senior Center Board Pr ...

Auburn may get innovative Tahoe water quality link

Downtown Auburn’s tourist stop has Supervisor Jennifer Montgomery’s support as one of three locations for an innovative interactive display highlighting up-to-the-minut ...

Q&A: Top Auburn Union School District educator continues to learn

Superintendent of the Auburn Union School District for almost a year, Laura Grassmann oversees operations for about 2,100 students over four elementary schools – Rock Creek, ...

Rustic, high tech mesh in new KVMR radio station building

A radio station in Nevada City, with a loyal following in the Auburn area, KVMR has moved into new, distinctive digs that are funky on the outside – in keeping with its Nevad ...