Councilman Kevin Hanley

Cartoon slam not justified

I agree totally with the recent letter from Harriet White chastising both the Journal and cartoonist Andy Lukkonen’s submittal to the Visual Viewpoint Section of the Journal on J ...

Our View: $8,000 engraving project frivolous

What could $8,000 pay for? Ask someone struggling in this economy and they could probably rattle off a list of necessities they can barely afford. But ask some Auburn City Coun ...

Hanley supports small business

I am a small business owner in Auburn. I first met Councilman Kevin Hanley a little over three years ago when my company joined Think Auburn First. Despite having a full-time job ...

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 ...

A tale of loyal Staffordshires

I am writing in regards to Councilman Kevin Hanley’s obvious uneducated attack on the American Staffordshire terrier dog breed. Don’t you find it funny that what the media por ...

Fire prevention stalled in limbo

Spreading fire retardant on the notebook while realizing that wildlands blazes pay absolutely no attention at all to governmental boundaries ... For example, if a fire is burning ...

Streetscape may be greenlighted

The first phase of Auburn Streetscape could begin later this month. Monday night, the City of Auburn’s Urban Development Authority was expected to authorize a construction contr ...

Busy mid-May weekend to have shuttle service

With the bulk of what little business Monday night’s agenda had relegated to the consent-item portion, the Auburn City Council met and adjourned in less than an hour. And that tr ...

‘Golden parachutes’ could descend upon city

Being late for my usual shuffling of the notebook after spending too much time at the gas stations getting estimates for a full tank of gas. ... There's other shuffling going on, ...