Auburn Salvation Army

Food drive to help ‘stamp out hunger’

Local letter carriers and aid groups are asking the community to help feed the hungry by donating food Saturday. Last year post offices in Auburn, Newcastle and Foresthill collect ...

Another View: Local nonprofits make wishes for new year

With a new year upon on us, a few local nonprofit organization leaders have shared what they hope to accomplish in 2011. A better economy Ken Tokutomi, chairman of the Auburn Sa ...

Our View: Many are the ways to help our community

Many people are buying gifts this holiday season, and looking for small and big ways to give back to the community and help others. This year, focus on the Auburn area, whenever y ...

Our View: Canal deaths point out need to help homeless

Another victim recently drowned in Auburn’s Wise Canal, the sixth since January 2009. Not coincidentally, it was another homeless man. Richard Hill, 50, a transient who had ju ...

Men cultivate garden of eatin’

They call themselves the League of Ordinary Gentlemen. But they’re making an extraordinary contribution to the community. In the past year, Virgil Traynor, Bart Ruud and a group ...

Annual light parade prepares to dazzle

Holiday cheer comes on wheels this weekend. The annual Auburn Festival of Lights parade starts at 5:30 p.m. Saturday. Community members can come out to the streets of Auburn to s ...