Living

Renaissance Redux: faire returns to E.V. Cain after six queenless years

The students at E.V. Cain STEM Charter Middle School didn’t just study the Renaissance this year, they lived it.  During a day-long event at the campus, they learned the ...

Quick and easy quiche

This spinach quiche recipe is one Wynona Buxton learned while living in Oklahoma. “I usually make it about once a month, especially when my grandson has late meetings,&rdqu ...

Spicy brown rice fritters have pop

If you make ham for dinner, it usually means yummy leftovers. This recipe is a twist on Italian arancini using California brown rice, ham, cheeses and Serrano peppers. Frying wit ...

Roasted beet carpaccio

For the roasted beet salad INGREDIENTS 4 medium red beets 1 bunch fresh basil ½ cup cashews (toasted and chopped) 1 cup English spring peas (removed from pod) ...

Media Life: Auburn’s Top 5 All-Time Worst Villains

Placer County has had its share of crime and criminals, but who are the baddest of the bad guys? This Top 5 list provides a glimpse into some of the most heinous crimes committed ...

Annual Chillin' and Grillin' barbecue set for Saturday

The Boys and Girls Club will hold its annual Chillin’ and Grillin’ barbecue on Saturday. The Downtown Auburn campus will be transformed into an outdoor event venue tha ...

Barn Raising: fundraiser for the hoofed, furred and feathered

As teachers, Danielle and Josh Hanosh know that sometimes it’s easier for a child to read to a critter than another human. As co-founders of Blackberry Creek Farm Animal San ...

Meet the author of ‘When the Emperor was Divine’ tonight in Loomis

“When the Emperor was Divine,” by Julie Otsuka, is the focus of this year’s Auburn One Book One Community (OBOC). Tonight, the last of four OBOC events is set, an ...

Birth announcement: AvaLynn Nicole Ensley

AvaLynn Nicole Ensley was born at 5:30 a.m. March 16, 2016 at Sutter Roseville Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces and was 20 ½ inches long. Parents are Michael and A ...

Birth announcement: Renton Graydon Delfred Osborne

Renton Graydon Delfred Osborne was born at 6:24 p.m. Sept. 6, 2015 at Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital in Grass Valley. He weighed 6 pounds, 14 ounces and was 20 inches long. Pare ...

Birth announcement: Anaya Lilee Smith

Anaya Lilee Smith was born on August 8, 2015 at Kaiser Hospital in Roseville. She weighed 6 pounds, 7 ounces and was 19 ¼ inches long. Parents Are Jason and Laura Smith of ...

Gardening: Learn from the masters

Find out how you can get the most out of your home garden by attending two free workshops presented by Placer County Master Gardeners at their demonstration garden in Auburn. The w ...

Celebrating 74 years of marriage

Harry and June Thorell of Foresthill celebrated their 74th wedding anniversary on May 9. The two were married in Boise, Idaho in 1942. Their children are Cary McCart and Linda ...

A night of American roots music at the State Theatre in Auburn

Nell Robinson and Jim Nunally kick off their new band, soon to be featured on their upcoming album and segment filmed for PBS. With lush vocals and a hot band comes a set filled wi ...