Auburn Chamber of Commerce

Power Breakfast unveils a desire for more marketing

While most local business owners who responded to a March 11 “walking survey” said business was OK, close to 20 percent said they are struggling. The feedback from more than 4 ...

Chamber of Commerce: Teams in step with outreach initiative

Local businesses will get a chance to have their say this week. On Thursday, the Auburn Chamber of Commerce, along with city and county officials, will hit the streets for a two-h ...

Another View: Thank you from Auburn Disaster Relief Fund

On Sunday, Aug. 30, 2009, our community was devastated by a wildfire that destroyed 63 homes and businesses in the heart of our community. But the fire destroyed more than homes a ...

Our View: Construction’s end just the beginning for Streetscape

Now that the first phase of the long-awaited Auburn Streetscape project is built, will they come? They came Wednesday evening for a ribbon-cutting ceremony and semi-street party t ...

Auburn sees more businesses close

The Pizza Place owner Mike Hocutt had hoped to enjoy the benefits of being near Downtown Auburn’s completed Streetscape area. But the recession got the better of him. Hocutt and ...

New sign going up for Chamber of Commerce

The Auburn Chamber of Commerce is getting a new sign, thanks to be efforts of this year’s Leadership Auburn class. “We wanted to do something for the chamber and they said the ...

Looking back at 2007

The year 2007 brought Auburn a change in Placer High head football coaches, a King in trouble and a congressman under fire. Placer Vineyards, a new dog park and Best Buy were appro ...

Do you know where your money is?

How would you feel if you found the state owed you money? Auburn resident Karen Thompson, a single mother of two, said it felt pretty good to realize $113 that she was unaware of ...

Auburn icon never misses a good parade

If there is such a thing as an Auburn icon, Ralph Roper fits the bill. Husband, father, successful businessman, civic leader, community volunteer, 57-year Auburn resident, and just ...

Festival brings joy to Auburn

Saturday evening (Dec. 5) our community came together to enjoy the Festival of Lights Parade brought to us by the Auburn Chamber of Commerce. This event highlights the holiday se ...

Why only one parade winner?

Wow! What a Festival of Lights Parade it was on Dec. 5. It must have been the best ever parade. Wow! For some of the participants who worked several months in advance to present ...

PG&E float wins Festival of Lights sweepstakes award

PG&E’s “Lighting the Future,” won the sweepstakes award for best overall float at Saturday’s Festival of Lights parade in Downtown Auburn. It was selected from 112 entrie ...

Let’s put the funk back into Auburn

This weekend Auburn rocked with a playoff football game, the Festival of Lights parade and much more low-cost, high-quality, family entertainment. What makes this community shine ...

Festival of Lights to illuminate Downtown Auburn

In case you were wondering, Auburn’s holiday season officially starts Saturday night. Christmas cheer kicks into high gear with the Festival of Lights parade, which takes over ...

Oh what a festive night

Christmas time is (almost) here. As the first weekend of December approaches, volunteers and organizers are gearing up for the annual Festival of Lights parade in Downtown Auburn ...