Bruce Cosgrove

Shanghai bar survived burglaries, floods and bullets

Editor’s note: This is the last in a two-part series on an iconic Auburn business. As colorful as its past was, the Shanghai never had the distinction of being robbed at gunp ...

Reborn Black & White Affaire generates smaller, quieter event

It was smaller and quieter than in years past, but Auburn Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Bruce Cosgrove says the revived Black & White Affaire achieved the community feel o ...

Derby transforms American River into duck soup

They floated down the American River from near the Foresthill Bridge almost to the confluence. And despite wind, eddies and obstacles, they all — 1,665 of them — made it to th ...

Chamber names PG&E as Business of the Year

PG&E?s local office is the Auburn Chamber of Commerce?s Business of the Year for 2012. ?The local office has demonstrated for years its commitment to this community,? said Bruce ...

Black and White event done deal

(Recently) the Downtown Business Association held its board/general meeting at the Monkey Cat Restaurant. Present were eight DBA board members and three DBA members. Bruce Cosgrove ...

Attracting more foot traffic on wish list for Downtown Auburn, some say

Ask Chamber of Commerce CEO Bruce Cosgrove what he’d like to see added to Downtown Auburn and he says the answer is easy: Trader Joe’s. “I don’t know if Trader Joe’s is ...

Seminar to focus on email marketing

Making the most of social media and email is the focus of a seminar Thursday for local businesses. It’s one of several Auburn Chamber of Commerce-sponsored informational sessions ...

New chamber president backs what’s good for business

Raising awareness and understanding of the “why” of the Auburn Chamber of Commerce is one of the major focuses for incoming President Richard Hall.“Part of that p ...

Auburn chamber talks strategy for 2012

A new major community event or program and a smart phone app are among the plans for 2012 the Auburn Chamber of Commerce board discussed at its recent Strategic Planning Conference ...

Chamber honoring parade sponsors at mixer

Business sponsorships keep the wheels rolling for Auburn’s annual Festival of Lights Parade and this year’s sponsors will get special recognition at Thursday’s Chamber of Com ...