Auburn School Park Preserve

Placer Community Foundation honors founding chairman

A plaque and tree at the Auburn School Park Preserve serve as a memorial for the founding member of the Placer Community Foundation. The dedication made in memory of Janice Forbes ...

Auburn Symphony scores with movie music

In what has become an annual kickoff to the season, the Auburn Symphony will play a free concert at the Auburn School Park Preserve on Saturday, Sept. 6. In addition to classical p ...

Auburn’s renewable resource is fun

How do you save the earth in a shiny purple suit? Well, you don’t, not all at once at least. But if you can get the children of the world working on a positive, productive pa ...

Reader Input: Mother Earth deserves respect

The Auburn Journal is a good thing to have in our lives, and so few towns have a hometown newspaper like we do. You ran a nice notice about the Sierra Club Placer Group clean-up ...

Auburn seeks $400,000 in unpaid School Park Preserve costs

City Manager Bob Richardson called the School Park Preserve project a positive story, but Auburn is still looking to close the book on the negative balance of nearly $400,000 remai ...

Smoking ban looms at Auburn School Park Preserve

  Councilman Mike Holmes said year after year, the American Lung Association grades Auburn an “F” for not taking steps to encourage the reduction of smoking in th ...

Looking back at 2007

The year 2007 brought Auburn a change in Placer High head football coaches, a King in trouble and a congressman under fire. Placer Vineyards, a new dog park and Best Buy were appro ...

Our View: Dear Santa: All we want is a stronger economy

The calendar is winding down and Santa is detailing his sleigh for his nighttime flight. His elves are working overtime in their workshop to deliver all sorts of toys for good litt ...

City staff and council prudently shepherd budget

As I mentioned in my last report to you, the City of Auburn is in relatively good economic health compared to some of the other cities in Placer County. We have prudently put funds ...

Our View: Bank, club a great example of community

Lawmakers and business leaders talk about the need for public-private partnerships when neither — government or business — has the political or financial will to go it alone. ...