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Auburn business breakfast speakers offer good, bad and hopeful messages

Bracing messages of real-estate reality and entrepreneurial hope challenged Auburn’s business and community leaders Friday to tackle the recession with renewed perception and con ...

Power Breakfast to illuminate strategies for business success

Innovation in a weak economy will be the focus of a Business Power Breakfast April 10 in Auburn. Speakers Michael Lyon, president of Lyon Real Estate; Gary Moffat, owner of Carpe ...

Another view: Feeling down? Time to look on the bright side

I expected the worst. A community leader I like a lot and respect even more had left a message for me. “Call me back when you can,” he said, a hint of tension in his voice. C ...

Carpe Vino uncorks a new strategy

When Old Town’s Carpe Vino showcases its new look today, it is also a reflection of owner Gary Moffat’s sense of direction as he steers his business through tough times. He ha ...

Big Love 4 Little $

Have a love interest but lacking in the funds this Valentine’s Day? Don’t lose heart. With a little creativity, it’s not too tough to find ways to keep the spending down whil ...

It's for sure: Snow comes to Old Town for fun tonight

Children and children-at-heart can go sledding on the street from 5 to 9 p.m. tonight on Lincoln Way in Old Town Auburn. Lincoln Way, between Carpe Vino and Tsuda?s, will be cove ...

Flavors of the Foothills: Off the Rack

Take the flavors of Placer County, put them in a glass, swirl them around and inhale the fragrance. Chances are, you’ll be savoring the fruits of the local winemaking industry. ...