business

Our View: Unified plan needed for local business

Auburn is often described as a tight-knit local community that helps one another out. That didn’t seem to be completely the case for some of our businesses last week. At a city ...

Businesses have had decades to comply

Concerning Assemblywoman (Beth) Gaines’ bill regarding ADA compliance (Journal, Feb. 23): I say: OK, another 120 days to comply, fine. But, good grief, businesses have had almost ...

California, sadly, not business-friendly

In 1980 I quit my job at Hewlett-Packard as a software engineer and started a small business in San Jose, which our two oldest sons took over in 2005. I became semi-retired and mov ...

Occupy Auburn parking hurt business

Occupy Auburn is impacting our local small businesses. Those protesting should know better than to park on the streets in front of businesses that depend on that parking for their ...

Police make arrest at Auburn store burglary site

Police are reporting catching a burglary in progress inside an Auburn business overnight Monday. A burglar-alarm call sent Auburn Police officers to the 600-block Auburn Folsom Ro ...

Beauty draws repeat business

Regarding “Businesses question cost of green,” (Journal, Aug. 12): I think the plants and flowers in Downtown Auburn add color and charm and I enjoy them every time I go. Adver ...

Boys &?Girls Club reaching out to businesses

The Boys & Girls Club of Auburn is reaching out to the local business community for continued support of club programs for youth. The business support program, co-chaired by Fred ...

Drummed out of business

Velican’s Ponderosa has been in business for 50 years; it will cease operation on June 30. The actions and attitudes of an unfriendly government at all levels (federal, state and ...

Word of ripoffs will get around

Recently I took my car, as usual, for an oil change. I was advised that one of the valve gaskets was leaking and needed replacement, to the tune of $400. Two things made me skepti ...

Business owners share Amgen experiences

Auburn business owners had mixed experiences with the Amgen Tour of California, but many say the race should be good for the community in the long run. Carol “Bunny” Isaacson ...