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Parade dazzles its audience

Re: “Auburn gets glowing for Festival of Lights” (Journal, Nov. 30). The Festival of Lights parade has been going on for years. It is highly anticipated and has allowed today ...

Auburn’s parade first-class yet again

What a wonderful day 11-11-11 was. I rode in a car in the (Auburn Veterans Day) parade and only got to see what was ahead of me or behind me, but what I heard from everyone was it ...

Women who served get their due at Auburn’s Veterans Day parade

At 93, ex-Marine Doris Dennis wasn’t about to sit down as she rode in the back of a convertible during Auburn’s Veterans Day parade. Grasping the wrist of a comparatively youn ...

Women wanted for Auburn Veterans Day parade tribute

Where are the women veterans? Organizers for this year’s Veterans Day parade in Auburn have struck 500 medals to honor women who have served in the U.S. armed forces. In prepar ...

Be dazzled at no charge

With the economy down and family budgets tighter this year than last, a great way to experience a family afternoon of fun on Monday, July 4 is to attend a parade and see some firew ...

Commitment closed Elks’ lot

In your Dec. 8 editorial, “Our View: Parade of Lights a wonderful event easily made better,” you commented on: “The Elks Lodge on Pine Street had plenty of parking available, ...

Veterans Day event best ever

Wow, Auburn came out by the thousands. This was the best year. The people and kids were waving flags and some had uniforms on. There was even a flyover by the Flying Doctors from A ...

Veterans Day event first-rate

I personally wish to thank all who put together the 2010 Veterans Day parade and ceremony. A special honoring of the Korean War vets was very appropriate. “They are not forgotte ...

Korean War focus of Auburn Veterans Day event honoring all veterans

Auburn’s Veterans Day parade is turning into a regional draw. The parade, which starts in Downtown Auburn at 10:45 a.m. Thursday, has already attracted interest from veterans fr ...

Taps from the heart: Auburn Veterans Day event honors Korean War service

Bill Thomas. Eugene Alee Cummings. Bob Thomas. Names from long ago. Peering through the veil of 60 years, Rocklin’s Russell Holland remembers them as friends who lost their li ...

Leader ignored flag etiquette

While attending the Fourth of July parade, I witnessed something that was disturbing to me. (Auburn Mayor) Bridget Powers, who is running for re-election to the City Council, was ...

Media Life: Auburn had a chance for much more than a glance of Lance

Retired pro triathlete Brad Kearns is joking that he’ll be selling information on his super-secret viewing spot for Sunday’s Amgen Tour of California event on the streets of Au ...

Peaceful Auburn Veterans Day parade this time for Veterans for Peace

A year after a fracas at the Auburn Veterans Day parade, Veterans for Peace had a much more peaceful march Wednesday. A contingent of 15 Veterans for Peace members was greeted wit ...