Joanne Neft

All our votes go to Montgomery

At our house all the votes for Supervisorial District #5 are going for Jennifer Montgomery. Since her election Jennifer Montgomery has been totally transparent and provided an ope ...

Neft, Kenny still keeping it ‘Real’

Joanne Neft and Laura Kenny love the farmers market. The weekly markets, in Auburn and throughout Placer County, have become community gathering places where families and farmers m ...

Noon Hour Update: Placer County Board of Supervisors, German Exchange students and a new cook book

Welcome to the Auburn Journal's "Noon Hour Update," where we'll present you with stories and updates on what's going on in the news and what we're working on for our Wednesday edit ...

‘The Art of Real Food’ cookbook available soon

Author Joanne Neft and chef Laura Kenny have created another Placer County cookbook, scheduled to be launched April 28 in Auburn. “The Art of Real Food” features more ...

Symphony gift brings delight

Applause to the volunteer members of the Auburn Symphony who gave a gift of extraordinary music to the citizens of our community over the weekend. The performance was stunning. The ...

St. Patrick's Day recipes bring luck of the Irish into the kitchen

Saturday is St. Patrick’s Day, and in addition to celebrating gold at the end of rainbow, leprechauns and all things green, that means it’s time for some good Irish foo ...

Craving comfort? Bring home the bacon

A humorous photo making its way around the Internet shows a plateful of sizzling bacon with the caption, “You can’t buy happiness. But you can buy bacon, which is about ...

Homemade soups and stews warm the soul

There are few things more comforting on a cold day than a hot bowl of soup. From traditional favorites to new creations, there are many soup options in Auburn. Kenzie Johnson, mana ...

Places of water origin pay ultimate price

In response to Kevin Hanley’s “Hands off Placer’s water” (Another View, Nov. 4), may I comment that apparently Mr. Hanley does not understand that building the peripheral c ...

Partial to peaches? Late summer rocks

It’s peak time for peaches. Weeks and weeks of basking in the summer sun bring the fruit to juicy, sweet perfection during August and early September. There’s a lot more to pe ...