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Fore part harmony

We’re closing in on the first major of the year, as they tee up for the 75th Masters Tournament on April 9. To get you in the mood, John Driscoll has written a sequel to his ...

They get around

Mike Amaral has surf-ed — or body surfed — in 75 percent of the locales named in the Beach Boys’ song, Surfin’ USA. So who better to head up a tribute to ...

The Rock Collection: Diamonds in the rough

Rockhounds be warned. If you’re looking for sedimentary specimens and metamorphic marvels, the “Rock Collection” on display at the Auburn Event Center this Thursd ...

Downtown Auburn arts and event center to debut

Freshly rebranded and ready to start a new chapter, the newly renamed General Gomez Arts and Events Center officially debuts Saturday. In the Burns family for 130 years, the 808 L ...

Looking for the Greatest Generation? Find a pinochle game

Looking for a few members of the Greatest Generation? Look no further than your friendly neighborhood pinochle game. At North Auburn’s Multipurpose Senior Center, the crew ...

Guiding the way through foothill trees and shrubs

Seven years ago the California Native Plant Society’s Redbud Chapter published a book cataloging wildflowers of Placer and Nevada counties. Now the group has put together fou ...

All Those Years Ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, March 25 and April 1, 1965

Skateboards OK, but not on busy streets Police Chief Herschel Young this week urged parents whose children are skateboard buffs to have the youngsters use their raucous toys in s ...

Recipes are important, but not etched in stone

It’s time again to get out the crock pot for this week’s delicious 41 Clove Crock Pot Garlic Chicken.   Say what? It’s supposed to be 40 clove garlic chick ...

Marquez named to Dean’s List

Rachal Marquez of Loomis has been named to the Seaver College Dean’s List at Pepperdine University for the Fall 2014 semester. In order to earn Dean’s List honors, st ...