Rock Creek School

Rock Creek School celebrates Veterans Day

Veterans Day is so important to Rock Creek School that they opted to observe it early. Students, teachers, staff and local veterans filled the school’s multi-purpose room Tuesda ...

Anna Brocker shared love of music with generations of Auburnites

Auburn’s Anna Brocker, who shared her joy of music with generations, died Oct. 21 at age 84. “Mrs. Brocker” is a name familiar to many children and families throughout the ...

The Hardmans working through hard times

Almost two decades ago, an Auburn couple hand-built the in which home their four children grew up. A month ago that home – the one they painted and laid brickwork alongside the ...

Heartfelt thanks to fire heroes

Thank you to all my family, friends, North Park neighbors, co-workers, emergency disaster teams, media – especially KAHI, 950 AM, KFBK 1530 AM, channels 3, 10, 13, and Fox 40 new ...

Chicken offered to fire victims

My husband and I felt so helpless watching the devastating fire on TV. When the reporter stated food was needed by the shelter at Rock Creek School we felt we could help in some sm ...

Individual acts of kindness multiply in wake of 49 Fire

Auburn is ground zero for firefighting efforts and for helping fire victims. A 275-acre blaze that destroyed 60 homes and businesses Sunday evening rattled the very heart of our c ...

Residents lose homes in Sunday blaze

A 275-acre fire that burned residential and commercial communities in Auburn Sunday night left some residents feeling lucky to escape flames with just the clothes on their back, wh ...

Fire destroys Auburn homes, businesses

A 275-acre blaze that destroyed about 60 structures including homes and businesses in Auburn prompted Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger to declare a state of emergency in Placer County Su ...

Seuss fans are hooked on books

“The books were fun There was no moose Kids shared a secret – They all love Dr. Seuss” For Mackenzie Trinidad-Dowdy, reading Dr. Seuss books during class, in her pajamas, ...

Bridging language gap will boost test scores

Regarding the editorial (Our View, Journal, Aug. 27) bridging language will indeed improve test scores. I would like to provide our community with a summary of what is happening at ...