Marilyn Welz

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 ...

Future of the Black & White Affaire uncertain

The final math on this year’s Black & White Affaire is still pending, and the jury is out on whether the event will return next year, or in what form. While it has been ...

Reborn Black & White Affaire generates smaller, quieter event

It was smaller and quieter than in years past, but Auburn Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Bruce Cosgrove says the revived Black & White Affaire achieved the community feel o ...

Business owners weigh in on business improvement districts

Auburn business owners are reacting to controversy over the city’s business improvement districts, which arose among members at Monday night’s city council meeting. Businesse ...