donation

Reader Input: Gift encourages adult literacy

Thank you to the Auburn Friends of the Library! They have very generously donated $500 to the Placer Adult Literacy Service. Thanks to their contribution, even more adults living ...

Auburn police may use $5,000 gift for new badges

  The Auburn Police Department received a $5,000 donation that could potentially pay for new badges to replace the currently issued variety. “I believe we work for one ...

Donation supports art program for bereaved children

A donation has given a boost to Sutter Auburn Faith Hospice’s Children’s Bereavement Art Group program. David McHugh, New York Life Insurance Company representative in Auburn, ...

DC Trooper angel’s actions inspire

D.C. Troopers is (a group of) eighth grade students, mostly from E.V. Cain, who plan and raise money over approximately a one-year period for an educational as well as fun trip to ...

Lions donate to visually-impaired group

In keeping with the request from Helen Keller “to be knights for the blind” the Auburn Host Lions presented a $5,000 check to the Auburn Center for Visually Impaired Adults. Th ...

Tree service, Wells Fargo come to aid of Foresthill food bank, church

A week after a giant oak crushed Foresthill’s Elijah’s Jar food bank and damaged the Foresthill Foursquare Church, recovery is happening. On Friday, Auburn tree service owner ...

Auburn’s Viola Wrigley pays homage to early employer with State Theater donation

The roots of Viola Wrigley’s gift of $125,000 to Auburn’s State Theater restoration fund lie in her own first experiences at a Central Valley movie theater. Wrigley, 93, worke ...

Consider accomplishments in naming park

There has been a some seemingly reasonable opposition to Auburn Recreation District taking the Shockley property because of a condition that the resulting park be named after a rac ...

Auburn icon aided in crash recovery

A familiar face in Auburn is getting his favorite bike repaired for free. Dan Tebbs at Victory Velo said he and Auburn Bike Works owner Lisa Kodl took on the task of fixing Gil ...