jobs

Embrace the local Wal-Mart

I just wanted to write to say I am a current resident of Auburn, my husband and I were both born here and have always lived here. We have now had our own children here and plan on ...

Emphasize the practical

We don’t need any more signs or development in the Auburn area (Journal, Jan. 25). Once again, we need to focus on jobs (permanent) and help for the needy. We need to focus on h ...

Stop online bill pay, save a job

We all know how bad the economy is right now. We have heard the stories of the postal service going to a five-day delivery week. Well, I have an idea that could help both the USPS ...

Stimulus funds to boost senior jobs program

A $120 million infusion of federal funds to help seniors find jobs will bring about $90,000 to the Placer County Experience Works program. The money is part of the American Recove ...

Home Depot set to hire 165

Journal Staff Writer Auburn’s new Home Depot store is ahead of schedule for stocking shelves and getting ready for the grand opening on Feb. 19. Andy Passman, a new store merch ...

Investing in Auburn’s future

As the global and national financial tsunami hits and rolls over small towns like Auburn, the initial impacts are both evident to the naked eye and not so visible at the same time. ...

Bush to blame for direction America is heading

Our jobs went to India, our manufacturing capability to China, and what’s left for us? Oh silly me, one man, one vote — where did it go? Where did America go under, li’l Bush ...

Supes vote to move 69 county jobs from Auburn to Rocklin

The Auburn area is losing more Placer County jobs as the county increasingly shifts its focus to the more populous Roseville area. With much of the court system poised for a summer ...

Support bill to increase flexibility in job scheduling

I am a mother and lawyer, who finds current law so difficult to work with that I have opted to completely step out of the work force for about seven years, in order to give the bas ...

Possible layoffs loom over city

State budget cuts and a grim economic climate have forced the City of Auburn to consider laying off seven employees. Layoffs affecting the city Airport Manager Jerry Martin, Senio ...