Scott Holbrook

Residents consider candidacy

Auburn may see some new faces in elected positions after Nov. 2. Residents Dan Sokol, Bob Snyder and Joseph Labrie have pulled papers for Auburn City Council, according to the Pla ...

Another View: Regional park projects need fair funding

Jim Holmes and Jennifer Montgomery, as “our” elected representatives to the Placer County Board of Supervisors, I am asking you to support your local community by leading the c ...

Olympics great for night owls

Dear NBC: As we go to sleep by around 10, my family and I were just curious how the Olympics event finals have been. Too bad technology does not allow for the already tape-delaye ...

Regional Park benefit concert raises funds, spirits for victims of 49 Fire

For Tamara Starr, a benefit at North Auburn’s Regional Park with six bands, plenty of food and a crowd full of new and old friends on Sunday made post-49 Fire life a little more ...

Benefit to help 49 Fire victims

Benefit in the Park When: noon to 7 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 20 Where: Regional Park, Richardson Drive, North Auburn What: Six bands, food, tributes to 49 Fire recovery efforts --- ...

Want to give back? Bring extra change to Sunday’s music fest

Scott Holbrook can’t keep from smilin’. The Auburn Recreation District board member, whose “keep smilin’” valediction signs off most of his letters and conversations, is ...

Park concert to benefit fire victims

Ann Rivero calls it the spirit of Auburn at work. It’s a willingness to pitch in to help others during a crisis and it will be evident in a big way Sept. 20 when service groups, ...

PIP folk outdid themselves

I am writing to send a big thanks to all those involved with Party in the Park (PIP), both those behind the scenes, and those on the hill and the “dance field.” This year’s p ...

It’s a party and you’re invited

By Preston Carter Melbourne-Weaver Journal Correspondent Thousands are expected to groove to live tunes under the trees at Friday’s free concert in Regional Park. But Party i ...

Is Shockley our big worry?

Here we go again. ARD Director Scott Holbrook would like a court to decide that the park does not have to be named after William Shockley. Is ARD so flush with money that they can ...