cooking

Young chef dreams of TV future

Think of the 10-year-olds you know. Do they cook, raise money for good causes and have aspirations of filling a major network time-slot with their very own cooking show? More than ...

Jessup professor’s new book looks at food in ancient times

It was the everyday people of the ancient world — particularly their diet — that fascinated William Jessup University assistant professor Dr. Cynthia Shafer-Elliot duri ...

Noon Hour Update: Auburn reaction to Lance Armstrong interview; economic growth hitting the city and friends remember Matthew Steele

  Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what w ...

Cooking skills belie his years

A local boy who wants to be a chef when he grows up is getting an early start on his career.  For the past two years Mason Partak, 9, of Auburn has been wowing judges and ...

Media Life: Placer ag gets cooking on new TV food show

AUBURN CA - Placer County’s farm bounty could soon be getting some wider exposure if Auburn’s leading locavore has her way. Joanne Neft took the opportunity this week during a ...

Food for a healthy American diet

A few days after moving to the United States in 1962, Gopal Kapur went to dinner at his college dormitory’s cafeteria. Kapur, who grew up in India, couldn’t speak English well ...

Kids camp in the kitchen

You’re never too young to have good taste. A handful of area chefs-in-training have spent the start of their summer vacation in the kitchen, learning how to chop, dice, brush ...