Nick Willick

McCann Alumni welcome Ty Rowe at annual luncheon

The annual McCann Alumni luncheon was held at Max’s restaurant recently to welcome Ty Rowe, the newest recipient of the Auburn Journal’s community service McCann award. ...

Christmases past inspire Auburn Festival of Lights Santa

It’s the biggest parade of the year in Auburn and the star of the show is Santa Claus. Here he comes at the end of the Festival of Lights Parade in Downtown Auburn riding in ...

Another View: Auburn pillars leave lasting legacies

I love the sound and, more importantly, the meaning of the Latin word “gravitas.” Gravitas was one of the Roman virtues. A person with gravitas is a man or woman who ha ...

Renovations moving along at new Chamber of Commerce office space

An event on June 26 will give the community a peek at renovations of the new Chamber of Commerce office in Downtown Auburn “There will be hard hat tours and (an opportunity ...

Former Auburn City Manager Rod Haack recalled with fondness

Auburn’s city manager for a decade, Rod Haack is being remembered with fondness for his friendliness and dedication to his adopted community. A Midwesterner by birth who was ...

Gym owner promotes passion for health

Auburn resident Linda Dixon never thought she would own her own business, but her passion for fitness provided her with the experience of a lifetime. Dixon, 54, is the president ...

Exchange brings Italy to Auburn

John and Julia Camillucci, 8 and 11, respectively, have never had an older sister, but for the next year they will. Ilaria Piredda is living with the Camilluccis through an exchan ...

Looking behind the Scenes: Auburn Police opening up more cold case files

Sometimes, writing a column is a lot like jumping into the car taking a trip. Many times, you know exactly where you’re headed, but on a few fortunate occasions, you capriciously ...

Murder dominates headlines in 2006

2006 was a year filled with goodbyes and new beginnings, devastating fires, and landmark arrests and convictions. Nick Willick retired from the Auburn Police Department after 33 ye ...