MARGARETA SWANN

Keep Auburn streets beautiful

Twelve years ago the Downtown Business Association assessed itself by doubling members’ dues to start the planter program. Auburn was a drab mess of stone and concrete and busine ...

Two printed flyers trumpet nonsense

One week ago I received two very expensive printed flyers from a union. The content of these two pieces of paper was outright lies. I cannot believe that this kind of rut has com ...

Locals’ generosity made it happen

This is in response to Kristine Coman Nelson’s letter in Thursday’s paper. Dear Ms. Coman Nelson: I just read your scathing letter and am disappointed that you are not more app ...

Heartfelt Amgen thanks

The Amgen Tour is over and it was a very prestigious event for our City of Auburn. I would like to thank all the dedicated people who were instrumental for bringing this event into ...

Hanley cares about Auburn

I very much support Kevin Hanley. He is an honest and sincere man who has the best interest of Auburn at heart and has proven this in past years. I can only encourage the voters of ...

Pull together and keep town viable

Your “Our View” on July 9 hit the nail on the head in many ways. With the exodus of the grocery stores, hardware stores and the post office in Downtown we lost our viability fo ...

Downtown businesses deserve boost

Congratulations! Sunday’s Our View editorial, “Cruise Nite deserves a little rev,” was very astute. Being in the jewelry business makes me realize that the “Endurance” ...