Santa Claus

Christmas spirit lives – and drives

Larry Norris was a member of the Auburn 49er Lions Club. He really enjoyed the Christmas season, when he would dress up as Santa Claus and, along with his wife, dressed as Mrs. Cl ...

Parade dazzles its audience

Re: “Auburn gets glowing for Festival of Lights” (Journal, Nov. 30). The Festival of Lights parade has been going on for years. It is highly anticipated and has allowed today ...

Santa Claus loves Auburn

Each year it is amazing to see the thousands of people who line our streets for our Festival of Lights Parade. The Auburn Chamber of Commerce with the help of our sponsors makes ou ...

Behind the signature: Paul T. McDaniel

A visit with the Journal’s frequent letter contributors. Lives in: North Auburn Job: Retired from U.S. Air Force having served in Vietnam; retired from McClellan AFB logistics; ...

Another View: Yes, Virginia, Santa Claus really does shop Auburn

The suit never fits well, the eyebrows are way too dark, and the quilt batting leaks out below the belt, like some kind of cotton fiber hernia. The beard often falls below my mout ...

Santa Paws is coming to town

Did you ever want to get your picture taken with Santa, or have your kids or pets’ pictures taken with Santa? Now you can, and also benefit an Auburn animal rescue group. The Au ...

Virtual Red Kettle another way to help Auburn’s needy

Hanging the notebook by the chimney with care in order to make room for my annual lump of coal ... Come to think about it, what with the recent “global warming” dumping a deca ...

Santa has an able helper right in Placer

There are a few indications that local Realtor Dave Johnson has a secret moonlighting job. One is his vast collection of Santa Claus ties, which he sports at work each day between ...

Have yourself a merry little weekend

It’s beginning to look and feel a lot like Christmas here in Auburn. If you’re in need of some holiday cheer, consider getting your fill at any or all of these weekend festivi ...

Our View: Hark! Season of pigskin, parade, pride in our youth

That little chill in the air the last few days means the holidays are just around the corner. And what a fun, festive and exciting weekend ahead for Auburn fans and families alike. ...