Auburn Community festival

Plump pumpkins, silly scarecrows winners crowned

With pumpkins weighing in at more than 1,000 pounds and mechanical-operated scarecrows, judges had some stiff competition for Saturday’s Auburn Community Festival. The 18th ...

Falling all over ourselves

Fall is my favorite time of year. It’s not that I have big issues with the other seasons, but the months of September to November help to fill my spirit. I think it has alw ...

Reader Input: Good that artists grab headlines

I was very happy to see photos and articles about two local artists on the front page of the Sunday paper (“It’s a fall of pumpkins at Auburn’s Community Festival ...

Reader Input: To the pumpkin peddlers, praise

Thanks to all the kids for peddling my pumpkins at the Auburn Community Festival on Saturday! I had a lot of fun and hope you did, too. I hope to see your scarecrows in the contest ...

Community festival records another one for the books

It was a 1,294-pound record breaking year at the Auburn Community Festival. Granite Bay resident Richard Westervelt crushed the competition with his 1,294-pound pumpkin, which too ...