Leadership Auburn

Another View: Auburn pillars leave lasting legacies

I love the sound and, more importantly, the meaning of the Latin word “gravitas.” Gravitas was one of the Roman virtues. A person with gravitas is a man or woman who ha ...

Another View: Leadership needn’t come from chamber

Daniel Berlant, the Cal Fire spokesman and 30-year-old candidate for the Auburn City Council, is facing a total of four challengers this fall: three competing contenders plus the A ...

Reader input: Consider Leadership Auburn

The 2014 Leadership Auburn class recently graduated.  In the past 10 months, the class members have learned all about Auburn’s history, programs, processes and challenge ...

Editor's Notebook: Newcomer or not, civics comes alive in Leadership class

I’ve said it before and I’ll probably say it again: Whether you’re new to town or a lifelong resident, the Auburn Area Chamber of Commerce’s “Leadersh ...

Another View: Leadership Auburn: There are many ways to make your community a better place

Take a moment and think about all the things you enjoy about the community of Auburn. Now … imagine it without them. It’s a different image this town would project i ...

Leadership Auburn gives fairgrounds entrance a makeover

When it came to choose this year’s community project for Leadership Auburn, participant Don Ales knew he wanted to do something for the Gold Country Fairgrounds. “I&r ...

Caviar, ribs and chocolate caramel truffle pie, oh my!

It is time, food-lovers of Auburn, to once again don your stretchy pants, tuck a napkin into the collar of your shirt, and pick up that knife and fork – the 27th Annual Celeb ...

Community group plans on improving fair grounds entrance

This year’s members of Leadership Auburn group have their sights set on the High Street entrance of the Gold Country Fairgrounds. Don Alef, project manager for Leadership Au ...

Another View: Take the lead, join class

Learning about the “underground” of Auburn revealed a network of connected leaders who do more than their 9-5 jobs to contribute to the community. That’s one of m ...

Donation supports art program for bereaved children

A donation has given a boost to Sutter Auburn Faith Hospice’s Children’s Bereavement Art Group program. David McHugh, New York Life Insurance Company representative in Auburn, ...

Chamber’s Leadership Auburn program thriving

It’s been around more than a decade and the Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Auburn program is more popular than ever. So far the chamber has filled requests for 40 applicatio ...

Better rethink kiosk clutter

This is directed at the “plans” of the latest Leadership Auburn class for a touchscreen kiosk (Journal, Nov. 30). First of all, the building they are discussing putting this ...

Touch-screen to tell tourists about Auburn

A new feature of Central Square could allow those inside and outside of Auburn to learn about the city?s history, restaurants and current attractions. The Leadership Auburn class ...

Think local; yes on Measure L

I fully understand taxpayers’ frustration with the way our government spends our hard-earned money and continually wants more of it, which results in people voting no on any new ...

Another View: Lead your community, get involved with class

Contributing to your community has many far-reaching rewards. Leading your community gives you the chance to help shape Auburn’s future. Leadership Auburn is one way passionat ...