Meals on Wheels

Meals on Wheels volunteer delivers food, companionship

Editor’s note: This is the third in a series of 12 stories on volunteers in our community. The stories will be published as a countdown to the holiday, in honor of the 12 days of ...

Fellowship and full stomachs at Auburn feast

The pots have been washed and the folding tables put away. It’s a scene played out in millions of American homes on Thanksgiving Day, but Auburn’s free midday feast at the Gol ...

Our View: Readers compelled to respond to stories

We routinely publish stories in the Journal about local people who are struggling. What we sometimes neglect to tell is the rest of the story — how the community is inspired by w ...

Be sure Meals on Wheels gets needed support

I’d like to thank Andy Conn, Applegate, for his thoughtful letter recently about the need to support our local Seniors First Meals on Wheels Program (Your Views, Feb. 8). They tr ...

Program will cut meals to 23 seniors

Susan Hartle enrolled her mother, Alberta Hartle, in the Meals on Wheels program so the 92-year-old could have a nutritious meal when she was gone at work all day. “I came home ...

Businesswoman Hogan finds reward in giving

Auburn resident Nancy Hogan, 57, knows how to multi-task. She is the CEO of two companies, and the CFO of one of those companies. She is the mother of four successful children. He ...

Our View: Helping seniors should be issue for community

With the state budget standoff putting many social programs and services in question, community groups and nonprofit organizations are filling the void the best they can. As seen ...