Black & White Ball

Move ball to classy venue(s)

There has recently been some support and some criticism with reference to the possibility of having another Black & White Ball. It does sound like it is going to be selective — b ...

Can’t letter writers modulate tone?

Let’s cool our jets, folks! I’m talking about those who are writing in re: the Black & White Ball being “raised from the dead.” The latest one that takes the cake is Robert ...

Why condemn Downtown ball?

I can no longer sit and be quiet on the subject of the Black & White Ball (“Petition drive started against Downtown Auburn street party,” Journal, March 27). The mo ...

Down with downtown party-poopers

Here we go again (“Petition drive started against Downtown Auburn street party,” Journal, March 27). You would think (Ben) Asgharzadeh/(Margareta) Swann would be happy. Instead ...

Don’t send in the clowns

The circus is back in town in September (“Auburn chamber plans scaled-back Black & White Ball spinoff, Journal, March 15). It will cost you $75 to enter the show. Make sure you w ...

Our View: Fate of popular ball remains to be seen

The Auburn Chamber of Commerce recently announced that it will again host the both popular and criticized Black & White Ball this September in the form of the Black & White Affaire ...

Noon Hour Update: What's happening and what we're working on

Welcome to the Auburn Journal's "Noon Hour Update," where we'll present you with stories and updates on what's going on in the news and what we're working on for our Tuesday editio ...

Ball a sad way to raise chamber funds

A horrible event is coming back to Downtown. The Black & White Ball is to take place in Downtown on Sept. 15. We don’t understand why this is happening. Three years ago we circul ...

Black & White a ‘non-event’

This is in response to the article a few days ago (Journal, March 15) announcing plans for a “scaled-down Black & White Ball.” According to the article: • attendance will be ...

Our View: Gold Country Fair Auburn’s own slice of Americana

This is one of the most fun times of the year to be in Auburn. The Gold Country Fair kicks off Thursday with a parade through Downtown Auburn launching a wild weekend of family fr ...