Earle Eisley

Palm Avenue project set to provide ‘safe route to school’

Community members have mixed reactions to a $900,000-plus project that would provide a separated sidewalk and bicycle lane on Palm Avenue. On Monday night the Auburn City Council ...

Water outages cause for concern in greater Auburn area

With the Placer County Water Agency continuing 24-hour outages for many of its greater Auburn area irrigation customers after an April 19 Bear River Canal break, residents and busi ...

Eisley Nursery is Business of the Year

There have been Eisleys on Nevada Street in Auburn for more than a century. The family, which moved to Auburn in 1909, started Eisley Nursery in the 1930s. Nearly 80 years later, ...

Teens comment on calendar

Auburn youth said Monday a Recreation and Parks District calendar isn’t really for them, but might be attractive to their parents. The Auburn Area Recreation and Parks District ...

Gold Country Fair tips hat to Eisley brothers

Two brothers, whose nursery business has been solidly rooted in the community for nearly eight decades, are this year’s Gold Country Fair Boosters Parade grand marshals. Earle a ...

Men cultivate garden of eatin’

They call themselves the League of Ordinary Gentlemen. But they’re making an extraordinary contribution to the community. In the past year, Virgil Traynor, Bart Ruud and a group ...

Rookie plantsmen till land to stock larder

A year ago, it was pastureland with horses grazing contentedly in the shade of a row of liquidambars. But then someone planted the seed of an idea to turn that patch of unproducti ...

Eisley Nursery celebrates 75 years

There’s a reason why Eisley Nursery on Nevada Street has been successful in Auburn for 75 years. Comments from customers at Saturday’s 75th anniversary celebration reveal the f ...