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Roy Hamilton

Roy Frances Hamilton was born in Raymond, Calif., July 21, 1909. He died in Auburn on March 13, 2003 at the age of 93. Before moving to Los Gatos, Mr. Hamilton owned Ham?s Restaur ...

Let HUD be your guide to approved lenders

While one government agency advises seniors to watch for swindlers asking for big fees to help find reverse mortgage lenders, the reverse mortgage itself could be ideal for people ...

Community Support helps Auburn Faith expand

The health care industry in America is facing a major financial crisis, and Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital, the principal provider of health care in Auburn and surrounding communitie ...

Off the beaten path

The Auburn Police Department recently rolled into service a new tool for fighting crime. And it also filled two needs that the department had. The ?tool? is a new 2002 Dodge Durang ...

Sierra finishes in top 10 at nationals

Sierra College was not supposed to fare well at the men's U.S. National Collegiate Ski Championships at Northstar at Tahoe last weekend. A junior college amongst Division I univers ...

Placer takes care of Natomas

The Placer baseball team hosted Natomas on Monday at James Field and crushed the Nighthawks 12-4. Billy Sinacori and Matt Renfree both went deep for home runs against Natomas, wit ...

Keeping your head down

``Keep your head down' is probably the most hackneyed phrase in the game of golf. Even non- golfers have heard this phrase. If a player tops a shot they will usually hear ``you did ...

Fuel break plan leaves questions unanswered

I want to thank Auburn Journal Editor Deric Rothe and his staff for keeping the fuel break clearing issue alive. I am grateful to California Department of Forestry and the already ...

Reader has his own answers that President Bush might have made in imagined press conference

May I comment on Susan Rushton?s column of March 13. She would be welcomed by the White House press corps. Her proposed questions to the president are typical of what we are hearin ...

Making her way to the top

It started innocently enough, just a mother looking for something for her children to do. Why not try karate, or better yet, Taekwondo? But when Auburn resident Lauren Forcella sta ...

High though the cost may be, it's time to turn threats to action

By Dennis Clifford The mother holding the hand of the little girl was clearly at the end of her rope as she sought to contain her unruly son. As he was busy going through all the l ...

Jacob R. Walsh

Jacob R. Walsh received his wings on March 11, 2003. Born on February 5, 1998, Jakerman was loved by all whose lives he touched. He attended Catherine Gates Elementary School. Jac ...

Auburn shop hopes for quiet success

When new downtown business owners Michael and Sharon Bunch chose a name for their store, they wanted it to reflect a mood as well as the selection of clothing, gifts, books and jew ...

Green parade to help cure blues on St. Pat's

A wee parade with a heart as big as all of Ireland, Auburn?s St. Patrick?s Day procession is set to kick up its heels at 5:30 p.m. Monday. Irreverent, predominantly green, and usua ...

County's higher education future looks bright

In the coming years, the flood of school-aged children filling Placer County campuses will be looking for colleges and universities to attend. Three separate plans unveiled recentl ...