Auburn Recreation District

Local pickleball players pack international talent

Chic and Ingrid Koenig are Meadow Vista’s very own world-class pickleball players. Each week, the Koenigs, who compete annually at the world games in Utah, hit the pickleball co ...

Summer classes kick off

The Auburn Recreation District is kicking off summer with new classes and programs. A wide selection of offerings means there is something to appeal to most everyone, from prescho ...

Herdal Drive long recognized as access

I am a native-born resident of Auburn, having lived here since 1960. My family has lived in Auburn for generations before me. Over the decades property, which used to consist of hu ...

Longtime coach Geno Linarez dies of cancer

Longtime Placer High coach and Auburn sports figure Geno Linarez died Saturday night after a seven-month battle with liver cancer. Linarez coached the Lady Hillmen freshman baske ...

Recreation district offers new programs and free classes

Whether working on layups or attempting clogging is more your style, the Auburn Area Recreation and Parks District is offering something for everyone this winter. All age groups ...

Dirt flies at playground-to-be

Installation of new fitness equipment is currently under way at Recreation Park as well as replacement of the playground destroyed by fire in August. According to Pam Vann, Auburn ...

Ruffalo: Auburn voters show soft spot for incumbents

A couple of observations from Tuesday’s election ... The local elections were just about everything the national elections were not, namely that in this little corner of the worl ...

Our View: Election’s over, but hard work is just beginning

Most of the votes have been counted. The races have been settled. Concession and congratulatory calls have been made. Campaign signs are down. The 2010 general election is in the ...

ARD mustn’t lose Holbrook

I typically try to avoid involving myself with local politics, but when I see such a concentrated effort to dishonor such a wonderful person as Scott Holbrook, it is difficult to r ...

Our View: Local, state and national issues take stage Tuesday

Polls will open in about 48 hours, so if you haven’t voted yet with a mail-in ballot, there’s still time to bone up on the candidates, propositions and measures that are repeat ...