Joyce Silva

‘9 to 5’ musical inspires smiles

The performance of “9 to 5” at the Placer Community Theater was extremely entertaining. The wonderful energy, singing, dancing and acting of the large cast was exceptional. The ...

Local parents becoming would-be empty nesters

When Mary Van Wagenen’s daughter moved to Louisiana for college she knew it was time to make a change. “Basically when Amber left, I decided I was going to have to move and th ...

MLK’s dream alive in Auburn

Once again the Martin Luther King community celebration was an inspiring and delightful success. Events such as these require the help of a lot of people who deserve a tip of the h ...

Neighbors help during outage

I was one of the 3,000 people without power from 4 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 7. When I could finally got my messages from the telephone on Tuesday morning I was very pleasant ...

Theater arts supporter raises curtain for youth

Community and what’s good for the community — that’s what drives Auburn’s Miccie McNee. McNee’s idea is a little different from most as she goes about helping students ...