Lincoln Way

Salon changes hands; former owner influenced industry

When she looks back at her 37 years as a salon owner in Auburn, Delores Bothello sees a lot of satisfying memories. “All the things I’ve learned along the way have been by tria ...

Be cheered on Veterans Day

Once again we will be celebrating Veterans Day on Nov. 11. Each year the parade seems to get a little larger and the wonderful crowds who come out to salute the veterans seems to ...

Stoplights still atrocious

How many people does it take it screw in a stoplight bulb? If anyone has ever been in the Raley’s shopping center area off the Foresthill exit then you’ll know what I’m talki ...

Restored ’62 Chevy dispenses fine foods and espresso

Having a restaurant on wheels is the fulfillment of a longtime dream for Deb Arbogast. “I’ve wanted a food truck for 10 years and finally got to do it,” she said. “I like t ...

Auburn’s colorful Gilbert dies at 82

Gilbert Ortega – Auburn’s beloved, bicycling “man about town” – has died at age 82. Ortega – simply “Gilbert” to the many who knew, or knew of, the colorfully garb ...

Anyone catch the circus?

The circus was in town on Saturday, Aug. 27. There supposedly was a soccer parade to take place in the area. Barricades and signs were posted on Pine Street and Almond Street. Driv ...

Makeup studio helps with everything from a 10-minute face to special event look

For Tanya Hibbard, makeup is not about improving something that’s wrong. It’s about fun and empowerment. Hibbard recently opened Cherry Glitters Makeup Studio in Downtown Aubur ...

Windshield isn’t pristine anymore

I also was driving on Interstate 80 Monday around 1 p.m. Because of the road conditions I slowed to about 35 mph, in the right lane as I wanted to exit Lincoln Way. The road was r ...

Auburn bakery saves the day

Two days before my daughter’s wedding we had a “cake wreck” at midnight. In panic mode the following day we got on the phone and called multiple bakeries to see if they could ...

Road safety takes a holiday

On my way down Lincoln Way I got to the stop light at Highway 49 and turned right and went through the underpass and turned into the left-turn lane to go down Lincoln Way. I saw th ...