Bill Kirby

City Council members to take oath of office

Auburn’s newly re-elected City Council members will officially begin their new terms Monday. Justice Gene Gini is scheduled to administer the oath of office to Kevin Hanley, Mik ...

City salaries spark resident comments

Although several Auburn city management staff are making more than $100,000 annually, most of them are making substantially less than the same positions in neighboring cities. Loca ...

Teens comment on calendar

Auburn youth said Monday a Recreation and Parks District calendar isn’t really for them, but might be attractive to their parents. The Auburn Area Recreation and Parks District ...

Ruffalo: Could the water be affecting City Council?

As is probably the case with many of you gentle readers, I’m starting to wonder if some mind-altering drug has been slipped into the drinking water over at Auburn’s City Hall. ...

Go easy on Dr. Kirby

Let’s give Bill Kirby some slack for startling the City Council meeting last Monday night (Journal, Nov. 10). Hey, here’s hale and hearty and gruff Bill, disabled post-sur ...

Council confrontation shocks residents

Tensions were high at the Auburn City Council meeting Monday night as one councilman cursed at another, shocking residents in attendance. While discussing how they each felt abou ...

Who is Auburn’s next mayor?

The most likely candidates for Auburn mayor are already lined up. Tuesday residents voted incumbents Mike Holmes, Bridget Powers and Kevin Hanley back into their City Council seat ...

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 ...

Council debates renaming airport field

Community members shared their thoughts Monday on recognizing those who lived and fought during World War II. Monday night’s City Council agenda included an item presented by Cou ...

Restaurant seating in Old Town park will continue

An Auburn Old Town restaurant will keep its outdoor seating. The Auburn City Council voted unanimously Monday night to give Alexandra Hastings-Carnahan, owner of Tsuda’s Old Tow ...