historical

New Auburn street-name rules to emphasize history

  Developers with a penchant for getting cutesy with street names in their subdivisions are looking at new hurdles in Auburn to their own creativity. The city is moving forw ...

Historic Auburn shot glass, records on way to county archives

The Placer County Museum’s new archives are getting a shot of Auburn history, quite literally. A shot glass from the Freeman Hotel – where President Herbert Hoover sta ...

This is not a studio backlot

The whole slew of other unattended, unrepaired, un-maintained dilapidated pre-World War II buildings. One lot in-between the old buildings is vacant. It is flat and is most definit ...