Linda Robinson

Old Town Auburn celebrates objects vintage and antique

About 4,000 visitors are expected to flock around the streets of Old Town Auburn on Sunday during this year’s antiques fair. The 42nd Annual Fall Antiques and Collectibles Fair ...

Men’s store offers casual style

A longtime clothing wholesaler recently opened a menswear store in Old Town Auburn. Al Holewinski opened Al’s Place on Oct. 5. “It came about because just as the spot became ...

Town stalwart Bob Jetter dies at 88

An integral part of Auburn and Old Town’s business scene for several decades, Bob Jetter will be remembered with a memorial service on Friday. Jetter, 88, died at an assisted li ...

Family Night Out extends big welcome

It will be hard to miss Family Night Out if you’re in the Auburn area Saturday night. The celebration runs from 5 to 9 p.m. and stretches a mile from Old Town to Downtown. It’ ...

Big events bringing thousands to Auburn this weekend

A rare combination of events will bring thousands of people into Auburn during the May 16-17 weekend. And the city and business community are hoping to make the most of it. “It ...

Here’s to you, Mrs. Robinson, helper extraordinaire

In her small space tucked away in Old Town, Linda Robinson moves about her women’s clothing store with ease, breezing between the tightly spaced racks filled with colorful womens ...

Old Town retailers look to no-sales-tax days to boost business

With sales down and stores feeling the pinch of the economic downturn, Old Town shop owner Linda Robinson wanted to come up with something new to boost business. The idea for a no ...

Snow turns Auburn into winter postcard; more precipitation in forecast

The Presidents’ Day long weekend is turning into a blustery round of snow and cold weather in the Auburn area. The return to winter conditions in a year marked by the lack of ra ...

Chocolate event makes for one sweet Sunday

When 200 or so chocolate lovers converge on Old Town Auburn this Sunday for the 4th annual Taste of Chocolate fest, they’ll all have their own favorites to hunt out among the doz ...

Business owners tightening their belts all around town

Many Auburn businesses are feeling the pinch of tough times. At Downtown’s Golden Swann Jewelry & Collectibles, owner Margareta Swann says this is the worst she’s seen it in t ...