Ben Furtado

Another View: Videos start to pop up online

We’ve had an exciting week at the Journal. Yes, we had some demonstrators Downtown voicing their thoughts about the state of our country. And yes, there was a huge cross-town ri ...

Soroptimist says thanks

I am just overjoyed with the beautiful article you (Editor Deric Rothe) kindly wrote about Soroptimist, (Editor’s View, March 23). We work diligently to improve the lives of loca ...

Behind the lens of top photos of 2010

The following photographs are a few top pics from the year 2010. More often than not, big stories lend themselves to some of the best photographs. Within the first three weeks of 2 ...

Auburn's Wednesday Night Live!

Auburn's Wednesday Night Live kicked off in Downtown Auburn with plenty to see and hear with a local theme. CEO of the Chamber of Commerce, Bruce Cosgrove, talked about the event b ...

Furtado a fine photographer

Another great photo from Ben Furtado on the Journal’s front page this morning, April 7! The Journal has had some excellent photographers over the years, but Ben is in a class by ...

Great Dane needs a leash

Ben Furtado’s front-page photo of Rachel Zanon of Sacramento and her Great Dane in the Feb. 4 Journal was a bit shocking. Did Ben bother to tell Rachel that there is a leash law ...

Big thanks to Veterans Parade

This is a belated “thank you” to Cynthia Haines and the Veterans Parade Committee of 2009. It was a tremendous honor to be chosen as the Grand Marshall of the Veterans Day Pa ...

Another View: Cold week creates some challenges

This has been an extraordinary week of snow, ice and cold. It’s also been a historic time for local high school football programs. Living in this community, as well as reporting ...

Journal photographs shine with sheer beauty

I thoroughly enjoyed the beautiful color photos in the Auburn Journal on Tuesday, April 21. Ben Furtado really captured the brilliance of the golden poppies at the Bernhard Museum. ...

Photographers doing great work to preserve history

I just wanted to write a quick note to give a little shout out to three folks that have given me a lot of smiles over the years. While some (like me) from time to time may choose ...