Linda Robinson

Welcome mats out for Small Business Saturday

Think Auburn First is now not the only campaign to encourage shopping locally. Now there’s Small Business Saturday, a nationwide effort to bring customers to family-owned stores, ...

Auburn redevelopment agency could be dissolved

City Council may have to decide whether to dissolve the Auburn Redevelopment Agency or give the state an initial percentage of its funds, totaling $287,405, come January. Accordi ...

Longtime Journal editor says goodbye

The Journal recently said goodbye to a longtime community leader in its editor Deric Rothe. Rothe, who dedicated 14 years to molding the Auburn Journal into a relevant community ...

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 ...

Old Town event organizers hope to help hit-and-run victim

The Auburn community has a chance to celebrate a part of its history while also helping to raise funds for a former Auburn woman paralyzed in a hit-and-run incident. On Monday even ...

Independence Day festivities abound in Auburn

On Independence Day, one can be sure to be surrounded by cheering as parades go by, the explosive sensation of fireworks, the sweet smoky smell of barbecues and a general sentiment ...

Auburn police chief retiring after 30 years in law enforcement

Police Chief Valerie Harris said she is grateful for the community’s support of the police department and thankful to have been able to serve the residents of Auburn. Harris is s ...

Auburn preparing for more movies under the stars

Another chance for local families to see movies under the stars is headed to a part of town near you. Auburn Movie Night is beginning its second go-round June 15 in Central Squar ...

Sign rules cause concern

The enforcement of a city law concerning signage has some merchants confused and frustrated. Last week the city of Auburn sent a letter to 25 Downtown and Old Town businesses requ ...

New shop blends mix of old and new

One of the first things you’ll see when you enter Clover & Carriage in Old Town Auburn is a 1906 Studebaker carriage. “We bought it in Old Sacramento especially for the store ...