Here’s to you, Mrs. Robinson, helper extraordinaire

In her small space tucked away in Old Town, Linda Robinson moves about her women’s clothing store with ease, breezing between the tightly spaced racks filled with colorful womens ...

Patient with patients

For patients going into surgery, the anesthesiologist is their lifeline. The specialist must decide on the right type of anesthesia, administer it and then monitor vital functions ...

Swallows dig in for the long haul at their Auburn “Capistrano”

The Placer County Courthouse swallows are finding ways to work around netting put up this winter to prevent them from nesting at the Auburn landmark. The birds are building nests ...

McCann winner thanks Auburn for award

Over recent days and culminating with my being honored as the 2009 recipient of the prestigious McCann Award at our State of the Community Dinner, I have received many compliments ...

Earmarking is in no way sustainable and must end

Earmarking is the process by which congressmen direct federal money to favored recipients without competitive bidding or open debate, bypassing the normal appropriations process th ...
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