High Street

Another View: Living in the material, 3D real world

Ah, yes, you saw George Lay and me on the front page of the Journal a couple of weeks ago (Feb. 9), mesmerized by fancy iPads and learning about the Adult School computer classes. ...

Our View: Eyes of cycling world will turn to Auburn

Auburn has a chance to showcase itself to the world, raise needed cash for the city, county and local businesses and have some fun at the same time. The Amgen Tour of California b ...

Streetscape in need of refinement

Re: Streetscape, among other things ... Having heard nothing since my letters of Aug. 14, 2010 and Oct. 9, 2010 to the Auburn City Council, I am going to be repetitive in my reque ...

Competitive pricing, service goals of new tire store

A former Downtown Auburn gas station is now a tire store. Best American Tires & Wheels opened in late fall at High Street and Cleveland Avenue. Woodland resident Mushtag Ahmed o ...

Another View: Yes, Virginia, Santa Claus really does shop Auburn

The suit never fits well, the eyebrows are way too dark, and the quilt batting leaks out below the belt, like some kind of cotton fiber hernia. The beard often falls below my mout ...

80-year-old church moving in February

An Auburn church is leaving the location that holds 36 years of its history for a new space. The First Church of Christ Scientists submitted an application on Sept. 8 for a use pe ...

Free fun events deserve crowds

A friend and I went to two events last night (Wednesday, June 23), the one from 6 to 9 p.m. on High Street in Downtown and the movie put on in Old Town Auburn from 9 to 11 p.m. Th ...

Our View: Tour of California worth seeing again in Auburn

Auburn, it’s time to set the stage for a return of the Amgen Tour of California. While the internationally known bicycle race only made a blink-and-you-missed-it pass through i ...

Baehr brings that touch of beauty to life

Lisa Baehr loves being a florist. It shows on her face as customers enter her store needing to purchase flowers. Baehr has been a florist for nearly 27 years and though she has tri ...

Our View: Construction’s end just the beginning for Streetscape

Now that the first phase of the long-awaited Auburn Streetscape project is built, will they come? They came Wednesday evening for a ribbon-cutting ceremony and semi-street party t ...