Depoe Bay

Romance brewing at coffeehouse

For recent San Francisco State film school graduate Sara Godfrey, turning a passion into a career is family fun.   The Auburn resident is co-creating her first post ...

Editor's Notebook: It feels good to find out you were right

It’s a tenet in journalism that you confirm things with at least two sources whenever possible – and more is better. What I had confirmed Friday – by 30 or 40 o ...

Coffee klatches give Placer supe taste of issues large, small

Coffee and conversation may have been flowing in the Depoe Bay Coffee Co. meeting room. But, the elected official listening intently, responding to questions and comments, and tak ...

Auburn’s Placer supervisor to hold coffee meeting

    Placer County District 5 Supervisor Jennifer Montgomery has scheduled a meeting in Auburn on Monday, May 13, to discuss Board of Supervisors and District 5 issues. ...

Another View: Personal touch still matters in 21st century

Modern? Me? Of course. I have a cellphone. I work on a computer. But I’m also old-fashioned. After all, I read newspapers. I even write for a newspaper. Plus I read books. Book ...

Restored ’62 Chevy dispenses fine foods and espresso

Having a restaurant on wheels is the fulfillment of a longtime dream for Deb Arbogast. “I’ve wanted a food truck for 10 years and finally got to do it,” she said. “I like t ...

Placer students boost Downtown lunch rush

The weekday lunch rush pumps up the volume during the half-hour that Placer High students stream into the numerous eateries in Downtown Auburn. And for many of the businesses, hav ...

Missing ‘Above All’ cartoons

Having read Pulitzer Prize-winning Kathleen Parker’s column this morning (April 28), I am reminded of the absence of Auburn Journal’s cartoonist Bud Pisarek and his “Above Al ...

Business owners tightening their belts all around town

Many Auburn businesses are feeling the pinch of tough times. At Downtown’s Golden Swann Jewelry & Collectibles, owner Margareta Swann says this is the worst she’s seen it in t ...