Home Depot

Reader input: Auburn area needs Costco

“Home Depot is also located on the campus, while Costco earlier this year dropped plans to locate on another space within the center’s development footprint.” L ...

Saving Water: From the basics to a cell phone app

Looking for ways to cut back on irrigation in the drought? Consider recycling water, making more efficient use of sprinklers or even removing most or all of the lawn. Xeriscaping ...

Reader Input: Service day a rousing success

The first Auburn Community Service Day was a rousing success as 65 volunteers descended on Recreation Park ready to clear eight Auburn properties in preparation for fire season. ...

New North Auburn shopping center moves ahead

Motorists passing along Highway 49 south of Bell Road will be able to watch the construction of a new shopping center over the next several months. Contractors for Best Properties ...

Reader Input: Get dogs out of our stores

I wanted to write this letter because something has got to be done regarding the freedoms that Home Depot has given customers to roam the store with their pets. I am a dog owner ...

Reader Input: Does Roseville move await?

Mr. Robert M. King: I would invite you to spend your dollars locally. This is actually much easier than you might imagine. Since I do not have access to your shopping list, this ...

Reader Input: Like water, Auburn dollars travel downhill

Well, today is the day I go shopping for the week. Let’s see, first I will run over to Costco, to do my grocery shopping and there will be some other neat items to look at ...

New North Auburn shopping center close to breaking ground

Six months after gaining Placer County approvals to develop a new North Auburn shopping center, its developer is close to gaining OKs necessary to break ground. The Willow Creek S ...

Reader Input: Make sure Auburn city doesn’t get a dime

As a county homeowner I cannot even begin to express how disappointed I am that Costco has decided not to build in our area (“Costco terminates option on North Auburn store s ...

Reader Input: Big-box stores don’t top his list

OMG, where will I shop now? I was interested to learn that folks who are not enthusiastic about having a local Costco are jerks and idiots (“Thanks to those that jinxed Cos ...

Another View: Annexation poppycock

The City of Auburn is about to engage in an effort to justify an effort to annex North Auburn into the city. An outspoken member of the city council has managed to convince other m ...

Reader Input: City leaders should keep noses out

I have been closely following the articles and letters regarding Costco coming to North Auburn. I really thought this had been settled — that Costco was definitely coming h ...

Reader Input: Costco: We welcome you with open arms

Dear Costco, I am a 33-year resident of Auburn. My husband was born and raised here and his family has lived in the area for more than 80 years. We, like so many of our neighbors ...

Meddlers Report – Jan. 13

The Meddlers is an open-forum meeting sponsored by the Auburn Chamber of Commerce that meets at 7 a.m. every Tuesday at Auburn City Hall, 1225 Lincoln Way. Auburn Journal reporter ...

Veterans group puts boots on the ground

Volunteers officially started work on the first construction phase of the Armed Forces Community Memorial Garden Tuesday morning. The once empty lot on 995 Lincoln Way was the sit ...