Festival of Lights Parade

Parade hems in neighbors

Local neighborhood shut down by authorities without notice to hundreds of residents. I knew the well-planned and always beautiful Festival of Lights Parade would be tonight (Dec. 3 ...

Setting Auburn aglow

Following are the Festival of Lights parade winners, as judged by the Auburn Chamber of Commerce Saturday: • Best Music: Placer High marching band • Best use of lights: Robin ...

Auburn chamber talks strategy for 2012

A new major community event or program and a smart phone app are among the plans for 2012 the Auburn Chamber of Commerce board discussed at its recent Strategic Planning Conference ...

Chamber honoring parade sponsors at mixer

Business sponsorships keep the wheels rolling for Auburn’s annual Festival of Lights Parade and this year’s sponsors will get special recognition at Thursday’s Chamber of Com ...

Another View: Mend, don’t end redevelopment

Governor Brown’s proposal to eliminate all 425 local redevelopment agencies and take their money for state budgetary purposes would kill the City of Auburn’s Streetscape progra ...

Parade warmed all who watched

On Saturday night (Dec. 4) the streets were lined with thousands of spectators, the Auburn Police Department along with volunteers were stationed on the route and the weather held ...

Lights won’t be doused by rain

Auburn’s holiday lights will shine Saturday, even if it rains. Steve Galyardt, parade chairman, announced Thursday that the parade would go ahead as planned. “Starting this y ...

Our View: Community lights up for the holidays

One of the first signs that the holidays are here – besides the display of Christmas decorations for sale in some stores as early as October – are lights. Typically over the ...

Parade brings ‘Light’ to the holiday season

Community members can enjoy a kickoff to the holiday season Saturday. One hundred entries are expected at this year’s Festival of Lights Parade, “The Light in a Child’s Eyes ...

Holiday cheer is floating through town

It’s time once again to bundle up with family and see “The Light in a Child’s Eyes.” The annual Festival of Lights Parade will be rolling through Auburn’s streets startin ...