Amgen Tour of California

Amgen route announcement event today

The city is planning to “cyclebrate” the release of the path world-class bicyclists will take as they travel from Auburn to Modesto this May. Amgen Tour of California officia ...

Committee gearing up for Amgen start

May 17 is just around the corner and a committee of local leaders is working fast and hard to prepare for the world-class bicyclists, their entourages and the potentially thousands ...

Amgen tour, Giants among 2010’s top local stories

Following are my choices for the top 10 local stories of 2010. They are in reverse order, saving the most prominent for last. Reader interest, and reader feedback, played a large ...

Councilman unsure about $5,000 Amgen loan

One Auburn City Council member shared some of his Amgen related doubts Monday night. The Auburn City Council unanimously approved a $5,000 loan from the city’s general fund to A ...

Holiday cheer is floating through town

It’s time once again to bundle up with family and see “The Light in a Child’s Eyes.” The annual Festival of Lights Parade will be rolling through Auburn’s streets startin ...

Restaurant seating in Old Town park will continue

An Auburn Old Town restaurant will keep its outdoor seating. The Auburn City Council voted unanimously Monday night to give Alexandra Hastings-Carnahan, owner of Tsuda’s Old Tow ...

City getting ready to host Amgen stage-start

Auburn buzzed with excitement Thursday after learning it would be a host city for the 2011 Amgen Tour of California. Auburn will be the start city for Stage 3 of the race, which ...

Turnout turning point for Auburn's start to Amgen

Auburn’s “extraordinary” turnout when Amgen Tour of California riders raced through town this May helped sway officials into making the city a start of a stage for next year ...

‘Extraordinary’ turnout convinced tour officials to start stage in Auburn

Auburn’s “extraordinary” turnout when Amgen Tour of California riders raced through town this May helped sway officials into making the city a start of a stage for next year ...

Auburn hosting Amgen announcement event

The Auburn Chamber of Commerce is planning a “special” mixer Thursday to announce which cities will host a leg of the 2011 Amgen Tour of California. The mixer will last from ...

Increase in park fee on the horizon?

Auburn Area Recreation and Parks District leadership wants to be able to fund future projects and support the ever-growing population of Auburn. The district asked the City Counci ...

Amgen race: Auburn seeks stage start

Aerial shots peering down from the Foresthill Bridge and gliding through the American River Canyon grace a video Auburn hopes will attract the country’s biggest bike race. A loc ...

Amgen puts Auburn on special map

I think that we will look back at these past few weeks 20 years or so from now, and see that the recent Amgen adventure was one of the most significant events to occur in Auburn in ...

Our View: Cruise Nite deserves a little rev

The Auburn City Council, Chamber of Commerce, Old Town and Downtown business associations are rightfully working hard to market Auburn. And it’s working. A beautiful Downtown ...

Officer made Amgen special

Thank you, Officer Tim (Scheuer), Badge 33 (Auburn Police Department reserves). You made my day Sunday, May 16, when you convinced me to stay and watch the Amgen Race. I hadn’ ...