Scott Holbrook

Sport of bocce rolling into Auburn by summer

A combination of bowling, curling and horseshoes, with a smattering of Old World conviviality tossed into the mix, bocce is coming to Auburn. The sport has a loyal following in th ...

Auburn Recreation District Board of Directors Race

The race for two open seats on the Auburn Recreation District Board of Directors seems to have settled on incumbent candidates Scott Holbrook and Curt Smith. Holbrook and Smith we ...

No tricks, but a treat for the ears

Local promoter Scott Holbrook is always looking to bring that “hippie-redneck” vibe to the Auburn Event Center, most evident through the musical acts he books. Tonigh ...

What’s the best gift anyone ever gave you?

Let’s take a break for a few minutes and not talk about ebola, the elections, ISIS, the Mideast, climate change or anything else newsy. The days are growing shorter, the ni ...

Council to focus on variety of topics at meeting

From new fleet vehicles and cell phone towers to repealing a citywide fortune teller’s taxes, the Auburn City Council will be weighing in on some interesting issues come Mond ...

Residents voice concern at PG&E efforts to thin thickets near canal system

Residents are concerned about the removal of several large trees along a canal system in the Meadow Vista area. The canal is part of a Pacific Gas & Electric hydroelectric su ...

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 ...

ARD wants public input on upcoming projects

The Auburn Area Recreation and Park District is asking for public input about a proposed operation and development plan that will help the organization create guidelines for managi ...

User groups still at odds over bike park location

Auburn Recreation District directors and staff are working to find a way to keep cyclists and horseback riders safe if a bike park is built at Canyon View Park. ARD directors ...

ARD board votes to begin environmental review of pump track

The Auburn Recreation District board of directors voted Thursday night to begin a legally required environmental analysis on a proposed bike pump  ...