Auburn Community festival

Auburn Community Festival highlights sights of fall

Giant pumpkins, crafty scarecrows, recipe favorites and colorful costumes turned Recreation Park into an autumn wonderland for the 19th annual Auburn Community Festival Saturday. ...

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 ...