City Manager Bob Richardson

Auburn studies dog rules

Pitbull supporters turned out for the Auburn City Council meeting Monday night to hear a status report on updates to the city’s animal regulations, including any that may target ...

Police to drive leased vehicles

The city is looking at whether leasing certain police department vehicles might save some money. The police department will lease two non-pursuit vehicles as part of a pilot progr ...

Retire young on somebody else’s dime and double-dip, too

Taking the lump of coal out of the notebook while wondering if Santa Claus Inc. has received its governmental bailout yet ... While we’re at it, the gifts that seem to keep on g ...

Residents’ insights requested

The Auburn City Council discussed establishing a committee to further develop themes along the city’s Streetscape route Tuesday. At Tuesday night’s workshop of the Auburn Deve ...

Square becomes town lightning rod

Searching for a new notebook while wondering if the Cash for Clunkers program was deemed so successful, then how soon before we see Wampum for Washers or Moola for Microwaves? … ...

Public outcry tables square name change

The Auburn Urban Development Commission will hold off on plans for Auburn’s Central Square after close to 50 residents showed up to a public meeting Monday night to share their d ...

City workers appear poised to spin off from Local 39

Getting an estimate on the column while wondering why it doesn’t qualify for the “Cash for Clunkers” program ... Another point to ponder is what’s going on with the Auburn ...

Plan to honor athletes trudges on

More than two-dozen concerned citizens attended Tuesday’s Endurance Capital Committee meeting, many unhappy with the Downtown plaza’s sports focus. Committee members attempted ...

And we thought Streetscape would simplify crossroads?

What started out as a way to honor a piece of Auburn’s past has turned into bumper-to-bumper traffic at the meeting of Miscommunication Drive and Controversy Avenue. Yep, we’r ...

Stop the presses: Project bids lower than estimate

Bronzing the notebook while wondering why so many people decline to let their deeds stand as a memorial and, instead, keeping pushing for a statue or brass plaque ... On the othe ...