Roper’s Jewelers

Roper remembered by city, community

The measure of most men is hard to quantify. But for the late Harvey Roper, the impact made throughout the community appears to be almost infinite. Loved ones, dignitaries and fri ...

Hink Block a home to business for more than 100 years

The Hink Block has quietly served as one of the main anchors of Auburn businesses since the early 1900s  and yet we seldom think of it as a single major building. Instead we s ...

Reader Input: Nothing trivial about Auburn’s bee

Congratulations to the winner of the Fourth Annual Auburn AAUW Trivia Bee: Placer United — Mike Holmes, Jim Holmes and Leah Rosasco. But this talented trio wasn’t the o ...

Reader Input: Art grant program given big boost

Special thanks to Gold Country Rotary for allowing the Sugar Plump Fairies to participate in their Mardi Gras celebration. Proceeds from the raffle and silent auction benefit our ...

Nothing trivial about event’s success

We live in a wonderful community, surrounded by wonderful people. The Auburn Branch of AAUW recently held our first Trivia Bee — on Saturday, March 31, at Auburn Recreation Dist ...

Merchants invited to decorate shop windows with an eye to Tuesday’s big cycling event

As Auburn prepares to welcome cycling enthusiasts for the Amgen Tour of California Stage 3 Tuesday, there’s a role for everyone. For businesses, there’s a storefront-decoratin ...