San Diego

San Diego honors Cool resident who founded Women Artists of the West

COOL – At first, they thought Gloria Bilotta was dead. As it turned out, the founding member and first president of Women Artists of the West was very much alive and living ...

Local firefighters help with SoCal blaze

A strike team made up of 23 local firefighters made its way down to Southern California Thursday afternoon to assist in the effort to extinguish the 800-acre Cocos Fire in San Dieg ...

Get real about state pensions

Without real reform to our state, county and city pensions and health benefits we are doomed as a state. It’s like rolling down a hill into the abyss of bankruptcy and the govern ...

Penryn says ‘No’ to building 150-unit apartment complex

More than 100 Penryn residents rallied to protect their rural lifestyle from high-density development. Vocal community members attended the Penryn Municipal Advisory Council (MAC) ...

Recycling center has can-do attitude

A local recycling center has new ownership and a new look. Cory and Anne Bochenski took over Auburn Recycling & Scrap Metals Inc. in June. Since then they’ve repainted the walls ...

Community Portrait: Magical art assists children of Oaxaca

Marla Jensen and Sharon Frederick are sisters who grew up in the San Diego area before migrating north and settling in the Auburn area. Growing up, Jensen and Frederick made freq ...

Oesterling, Christenson earn honors in San Diego

Auburn Gymnastics Center’s Kellie Oesterling placed in the top-10 in all but one event last weekend at a meet at San Diego’s Town and Country Resort. Oesterling, a level 8 com ...

Local Republicans cut their numbers

Having the notebook take a Mulligan while trying to understand how the Tiger Woods family could so grossly misunderstand one of the great dictums from the game of golf. I mean, whe ...

Fair political practices investigators look at Placer

Although it has not broken any laws in this particular matter, the Placer County Republican Central Committee nevertheless finds itself part of an investigation of campaign contrib ...

Acupuncture clinic sticks to centuries-old method to nurture wellness

Julie Ormonde became a convert to acupuncture when she had narcolepsy, a chronic sleep disorder. “I tried acupuncture on a whim,” she said. “I got my life back. In a month I ...