Rotary

Reader Input: Thanks to all for a great parade

Each year we come together on the first Saturday of December to celebrate the Festival of Lights Parade, brought to you by the Auburn Chamber of Commerce. While we enjoy the colo ...

Another View: A Welcome Wagon of advice for our new city manager

Following is an open letter to Auburn’s new city manager, Tim Rundel. Dear Tim: As you are getting settled into your new office and arranging photos of the fam on your de ...

Another View: Running once for council was enough

Mike Holmes, Bridget Powers and Matt Spokely … you can all relax, because I’m not running. Two years ago, after voters torpedoed Kevin Hanley’s charter city ep ...

The little fair that wouldn’t die

The Gold Country Fair didn’t start with blue ribbons for the prized pig or biggest cabbage, or the best apple pie, or hot dogs and carnival rides. Actually, it started with h ...

Reader Input: Give in spirit of giving man

Re: “Auburn man helps global group provide shelter from storm,” Journal, Dec. 5, 2012: Auburn is very lucky to have a person like Alan Young. It’s amazing that ...

Noon Hour Update: Another BASE jumper caught in tree in Auburn; ADA upgrades at ARD and Auburn City Council candidate forum

Welcome to the Auburn Journal's "Noon Hour Update," where we'll present you with stories and updates on what's going on in the news and what we're working on for our Wednesday edit ...

Bridget Powers gets job done

I have known Bridget Powers for many years and I have never met such an ambitious woman so committed to her causes and projects. Bridget gets the job done. Whether she is runni ...

BBQ helps give back

It’s time to enjoy some barbecue, the company of friends and give back to the community. The Rotary Club of Downtown Auburn is hosting its annual The Spirit of Auburn Community ...

Community Portrait: Volunteer en-Gage-d in Rotary club work

Janice Gage has been in Placer County for 32 years. Her business career accomplished, first as office manager for local Auburn architect Jordan Knighton, and then a Placer County E ...

Young Indian Rotarians tour Auburn

A group of five young professionals from India toured Auburn Monday afternoon, learning about the city’s history and culture. The team is visiting the area through Rotary’s Gro ...