Old Town Business Association

Spirit of the Islands comes to Old Town Auburn

Can’t afford the airfare to Maui this summer? That’s OK because the Old Town Business Association is bringing the Hawaiian Islands to the foothills with Inaugural Old T ...

Another View: Sometimes, the only thing to say is ‘C’mon, man’

This week’s column is my personal riff on ESPN’s regular segment during football season in which a panel of commentators and former jocks rip on incompetent plays execu ...

Inaugural Fine Art and Wine Faire a success in Old Town Auburn

Recently, the Old Town Business Association hosted its first Fine Art & Wine Faire. Our Events Committee met frequently since January and our dedicated Team Leaders had a unifi ...

Old Town and Downtown Auburn notch up notably successful year

The Old Town and Downtown Auburn Business Associations have announced their budgets and upcoming plans for the 2014-15 fiscal year, which include the addition of some new local att ...

Business Brief: A Taste of Chocolate coming to Old Town Auburn

The 9th annual A Taste of Chocolate comes to Old Town Auburn Sunday, Feb. 9. The fundraiser is shared with the Old Town Business Association and the American Association of Univers ...

Our View: Collaborate, don’t isolate when promoting shopping local

We are officially engulfed in the throes of the holiday shopping rush. Thoughts of gift ideas, budgets and where to shop dance through our heads as we hunt for that perfect gift. ...

Old Town Business Association presents revised fee structure

The Old Town Business Association presented a revised assessment fee structure to city council Monday night. At a city council meeting in March some Old Town Auburn restaurant ow ...

Our View: Unified plan needed for local business

Auburn is often described as a tight-knit local community that helps one another out. That didn’t seem to be completely the case for some of our businesses last week. At a city ...

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 ...

Old Town Business Association Members at odds at City Council

Auburn city officials and business leaders agreed the Old Town Business Association needs an overhaul to become more representative of all its members, during Monday night’s city ...

Photo studio focuses on women, from boudoir to baby bump

When photographer Lynnette Davis decided to open a studio, she wanted it to be really unique.“Basically, what we like to do is capture the body and essence of a woman in any ...

Sign rules cause concern

The enforcement of a city law concerning signage has some merchants confused and frustrated. Last week the city of Auburn sent a letter to 25 Downtown and Old Town businesses requ ...

Our View: New sign not a bad idea for Auburn

Capitalizing on $60,000 in redevelopment monies and proposing to build an electronic sign along Auburn’s stretch of Interstate 80 are both good ideas. There’s a very really t ...

Enjoy a sweet Sunday in Old Town

Taste of Chocolate a sweet-tooth’s dream By Loryll Nicolaisen Journal features editor Nothing says love like a decadent afternoon in Old Town. Those looking for a delicious jump ...

Cobras strike in Old Town

Old Town Auburn will be the place for multiple cobra sightings on Friday — Cobra sports cars that is. As many as 50 classic Cobras will be resting from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the ...