Auburn Recreation Park

New lunch program to feed Auburn kids this summer

A new federally funded lunch program administered by Placer Union High School District will help feed Auburn’s children in need through the summer. Organized for the first t ...

The hounds are coming to town

This town is going to the dogs. At least for one day it is. Saturday is Happy Tails Dog Day in the Park, Auburn’s Recreation Park to be exact, and all pedigrees of pooch ar ...

Another View: Bikes, trikes and the best cyclists on earth, oh my!

How are you planning to mark the Tour of California’s historic visit to Auburn on May 17? Years from now, your grandchildren and great-grandchildren will be poring over photos a ...

Another View: Amgen Tour events filling the calendar

I can hear John Ruffcorn now. “People, we have 72 days to go,” the Auburn Police captain would say. “The clock is ticking, let’s get to work.” Step inside the war room of ...

Extreme energy drinks stir debate

Summer vacations are here and teens are already jamming their leisure-time schedules with high-energy work and play. Part of the fun is a refreshing drink at the river or after a ...

Former professional rodeo bulldogger lassoes a new life

Editor’s note: This is one in a series of community portraits published in this space Fridays. Auburn is blessed to have many individuals and civic groups that give back to the ...

Celebrate Auburn at annual festival

Celebrate Auburn. That’s the theme of Saturday’s 12th annual Auburn Community Festival and let’s face it, life is pretty good here in the foothills. All day Saturday in Re ...