Linda Robinson

Small Business Saturday builds momentum locally

Small Business Saturday is holding its own in Auburn as part of the traditional kickoff shopping weekend to the holidays. This is the fifth year of the marketing campaign started b ...

All’s faire with art and wine

I don’t need to tell you – again – how vibrant an art community we have in and around Auburn. And the wineries, well, check the medal count at any competition and ...

Antique fair to take over Old Town Auburn streets Sunday

It may be garden variety junk. It may be junque that sends an antique collector into orbit. It’s all in the eye of the beholder. But for Auburn collectibles and antique deal ...

Old Town and Downtown Auburn notch up notably successful year

The Old Town and Downtown Auburn Business Associations have announced their budgets and upcoming plans for the 2014-15 fiscal year, which include the addition of some new local att ...

Reader Input: Big thanks to Mike Holmes

Congratulations Mike (Holmes) for being recognized for your continued service on behalf of our community (“Mike Holmes wins McCann Award for civic role,” Journal May 4) ...

New plaque cements “Phenomenon” film-shoot memories in Old Town Auburn

The magic of an unusually warm fall of 1995 when John Travolta, Robert Duvall, Kyra Sedgwick and Forest Whitaker strode the streets of Old Town Auburn during the filming of “ ...

Black Friday gets Auburn’s Christmas season off to bustling start

For those with the internal fortitude to brave the Black Friday crowds, it was a time to reap bargains. The good deals were out there and people were determined to find them. Mav ...

Reader Input: Hats off to the helpful folks

Auburn is a wonderful city with many options of activities for area families. For the past four years, the Auburn Summer Movies Nights committee has hosted free movies at Central ...

Funding pops up to replace Auburn’s stolen film plaque

When the John Travolta movie “Phenomenon” was released in the summer of 1996, some of the more urbane critics dismissed the fantasy dramedy as corn. Despite the corn c ...

Thief filches Auburn’s commemorative link to “Phenomenon”

 A link to Auburn’s major movie-making past has gone missing, and Old Town wants it back. John Travolta, Robert Duvall, Forest Whitaker and Kyra Sedgwick spent much of ...