Halloween

Eureka! Ghosts from the Gold Rush

Dr. Jeff Dwyer featured some spots in Auburn in his book, “Gold Rush Ghosts.” According to Dwyer, one particular hotbed of activity was the Placer County Courthouse. He said ...

Old Town Auburn home to ghoulish guests?

The temperature drops to a definite chill as strange apparitions appear around familiar spots in Old Town Auburn. From the unexplainable to the spooky, local business owners and ...

Auburn hosting Halloween festivities

Going trick-or-treating? Want a scare in a haunted house? Ready to see some great decorations? Here are a few ideas to go along with your Halloween celebration. Chantal Tadlock, at ...

Have fun with these haunted happenings

Looking to scare up some fun this weekend? There are plenty of Halloween happenings brewing up this weekend in Auburn and beyond. Trick or treat today Safe Trick or Treating take ...

Have Halloween ideas?

Do you plan to decorate your house from top to bottom for Halloween? Are you planning a haunted house? Do you have any unique homemade costume ideas for you or your kids? Where do ...

Enter, if you dare

Sydney Lorek seems like the typical 17-year-old high school junior. She’s cute and friendly, with blond hair and stylish clothes. But two nights out of the year, she transforms ...

These movies go bump in the night

In the spirit of the season, Journal staffers and others within the Gold Country Media family review their favorite scary movies and other spooky-yet-silly films perfect for Hallow ...

Neighborhood’s got the spirit

Thank you to the folks at Country Club Estates! I took my 7-year-old grandson there for his first trick-or-treat experience and the residents were amazing. Many of the homes were d ...

Looking for a blood-curdling good time?

Whether you’re looking for a heart-stopping experience or some sugar-packed fun, there’s a little bit of everything for ghouls and goblins of all ages Halloween weekend. Cr ...

Celebrate Halloween with spooktacular fun

Halloween’s right around the corner, and you don’t want to be all dressed up — no matter what that costume might be — and have nowhere to go. Ghouls and goblins will find ...