Established Auburn businesses move to new quarters

Several Auburn businesses have moved to new locations recently. Wildflower gift shop recently re-opened about three blocks away from its former spot on Lincoln Way. Auburn Gymnasti ...

Sleek gift gets students in gear with new automotive technology

The Placer High School 49er ROP automotive program receives about one car donation per year. Usually, the vehicles are less-than-perfect, barely running and need an extraordinary a ...

USA past its prime

As a leading edge baby boomer I realize that I was born at the pefect time in history. For my generation opportunity abounded and we were on the verge of an exciting new worldd in ...

Pregnancy a woman’s issue

Tim Tebow’s mother should be commended for her bravery and selflessness, according to the Catholic Church. If not for her, the world wouldn’t have the great football star. And ...

Gingrich not good enough

In answer to your question (Would you vote for Newt Gingrich? Call to readers, Jan. 30), my response is a resounding no! I could never vote for a man who lies repeatedly. He was re ...

Report US mail security breach

I went to get my mail this morning and when I got home, I noticed that one end of my W2 had been opened so that my Social Security number was visible. There is no way a machine wou ...

Allow praise for bin Laden raid success

Aha, another conspiracy theory. One Navy Seal who monitored the raid on Osama (bin Laden)’s compound in real time says it definitely was bin Laden. That Seal, William McRaven, wa ...

Our View: Leash your dog – no excuses

We enjoy our beautiful scenery and animals in the foothills. To continue enjoying both, we need to treat our shared outdoor public spaces with respect. And that includes keeping ou ...

Lions Club eye programs help needy see a better future

AUBURN CA - For nearly 100 years, the Lions Clubs International has worked on projects designed to prevent blindness, restore eyesight and improve eyecare for hundreds of millions ...