Nancy Hakala

Auburn City Council honors utility box artists

At the Sept. 28 Auburn City Council meeting, all of the artists who took part in the utility box project were honored with a Certificate of Appreciation. In foreground, from left, ...

Auburn art blossoms

I want to commend all those artists who committed their time and talent to the creative painting of signal and utility boxes in the City of Auburn. This project began several years ...

Reader input: Auburn’s art blossoms with global reach

I want to commend all those artists who committed their time and talent to the creative painting of signal and utility boxes in the City of Auburn. This project began several years ...

Downtown Auburn arts and event center to debut

Freshly rebranded and ready to start a new chapter, the newly renamed General Gomez Arts and Events Center officially debuts Saturday. In the Burns family for 130 years, the 808 L ...

Editor's Notebook: For a brush with culture, spend today downtown

They say some folks watch NASCAR only because there’s a chance they’ll see a spin-out or a crash. I’ve always been fascinated by glass-blowing for the same reason ...

Auburn’s super-sized endurance tribute could tip-toe around cover-up threat

  AUBURN CA - Auburn’s super-sized tribute to endurance is getting a touch-up while local air pollution officials work to possibly give it an exemption from the threat ...

Auburn artist’s great-aunt survived Titanic sinking

A century after the Titanic sank in the Atlantic Ocean, killing 1,514 passengers, this country and the world are still obsessed with the disaster. Historians pore over detailed sur ...