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Campaign funds bankroll Placer supes’ painted portrait

Placer County Supervisor Jim Holmes now has a painted portrait. And his campaign war chest has helped pay for it. Campaign finance disclosure documents filed with Placer County b ...

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 ...

Portrait of an arsonist: 49 Fire probes continue a year after Auburn's worst blaze

Picture a reality show that follows an arsonist around like the one authorities believe set the 49 Fire. Most likely you’ll be watching a loner who hasn’t done well in school, ...

Paintbrushes take him to worlds afar

“I enjoy people. If you’re going to be good at portraits, you have to like people,” said artist Frank Ordaz. Ordaz recently moved into a studio space he shares with Mike May ...

Community Portrait: Sister devotes life to God, foothills community

It was in 1952 when Sister Margaret Ann Walsh arrived in Auburn from Blarney, Ireland. In her heart she had the desire to be a missionary and had journeyed a long way to begin her ...

Community Portrait

It's 5 a.m. as you enter the Courthouse Athletic Club in North Auburn. It's still dark outside and you wonder just who would be ready, let alone willing, to exercise at this hour. ...