Auburn Chamber of Commerce

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 ...

Distribution plan in place for 49 Fire relief fund

The Auburn Disaster Relief Fund committee announced Monday it has found a group to disburse $40,000 cash to 49 fire victims. Committee leaders said that the Salvation Army will w ...

Think Auburn First: Your dollar will go further this season

When you think of Auburn, what comes first to mind? Is it the historic Auburn Courthouse? Maybe the American River Canyon, spanned by the Foresthill Bridge? Is it the friendly pe ...

Fairgrounds is budget friendly for Black & White Ball

Moving Auburn’s Black & White Ball from Downtown Auburn to the Gold Country Fairgrounds is bringing some welcome cost savings in a down economy. “It’s not that we’ve cut t ...

It’s the everyday volunteers who make Auburn rich

Bart Ruud doesn’t seek the limelight. So when he wins a major award for volunteerism one day, lands on the front page on another, and climbs into the front seat for Auburn’s an ...

Town stalwart Bob Jetter dies at 88

An integral part of Auburn and Old Town’s business scene for several decades, Bob Jetter will be remembered with a memorial service on Friday. Jetter, 88, died at an assisted li ...