Christmas

A made in China Merry Christmas

We are encouraged to shop Auburn so that our dollars stay in town and benefit the community. That is good in principle, but is very flawed considering how many of our stores’ alm ...

Christmas not about things

Why is it that every time during the holidays there is always some report of violence? It’s always some crap excuse. Gifts are making people so obsessed with getting the best dea ...

Don’t waste chance to speak out

I would like to wish all the Auburn Journal letter writers a very blessed Christmas and exciting New Year’s for all writers and followers. We are fortunate that our hometown pape ...

Santa, an extra helping of cheer, please

Dear Santa, I’m not a kid but I’m a 61-year-old kid-at-heart, and a cancer patient that lost his job after 22 years on Aug. 22, 2010 and I can’t find any work at my age. I u ...

Auburn churches invite community to Christmas celebrations

From Christmas services to community dinners and choir performances, Auburn churches are celebrating the holiday season in a variety of ways. Here’s a roundup of what some ch ...

Parade hems in neighbors

Local neighborhood shut down by authorities without notice to hundreds of residents. I knew the well-planned and always beautiful Festival of Lights Parade would be tonight (Dec. 3 ...

Shops showing holiday cheer

It’s looking a lot like Christmas in Old Town and Downtown Auburn with window decorations, ornament-festooned trees and tables filled with colorful holiday items. At Gimme Cake T ...

Old town aglow with Christmas once again

Old Town Auburn got a sprinkling of LED Christmas lights, donated and installed by Pacific Gas and Electric Company, Tuesday. Linda Robinson, Old Town Business Association presid ...

Line US, not foreign pockets

Christmas is fast approaching and I’d like to suggest to all Americans, rather than lining the pockets of more foreign companies with your hard-earned American dollars, let’s p ...

Christmas in Bethlehem offers awe-inspiring memories

Editor’s note: Bridget Jones is an Auburn Journal reporter. In this column she describes spending Christmas 2009 in the Middle East. In September 2009 I got on a plane and flew ...