Scott Holbrook

ARD honors Patrick Remington as Friend of Recreation

He?s become a go-to person when construction projects need a guiding hand at the Auburn Recreation District. And for his dedication and volunteerism, Auburn resident Patrick Reming ...

Squirrel the new face of recreation district

The Auburn Parks and Recreation District has a furry new friend. The board of directors voted to make a squirrel the mascot of the district Thursday night. The new face of the Aub ...

Holbrook hogs credit for ARD

Mr. (Scott) Holbrook admits he is a “proud” man. Pride can also be described as “an inflated sense of one’s personal status or accomplishments, often used synonymously with ...

Ring in the new year with music, parties in Auburn

Event organizers have been hard at work making sure the music is fun, the dance floors open and the champagne flowing freely New Year’s Eve. NYC artist performs at art galler ...

Aardvark could be new face of Auburn Recreation District

The Auburn Area Recreation and Park District is taking its search for a mascot public. Strong contenders suggested at the district’s November board of directors meeting were a ...

Was ‘value-added’ audit worth it?

Last February, the Auburn Recreation District Board selected a new accounting firm to audit us for the next three years. It’s a California state mandate. ARD staff recommended t ...

Leave park geese alone

The attack of Auburn Recreation District’s directors (Curt) Smith and (Scott) Holbrook against the semi-domestic geese in Meadow Vista Park was vigorously opposed by concerned Me ...

Community members say keep geese in park

A local park might be lacking its geese in the future, and some area residents aren’t happy about it. The Auburn Area Recreation and Parks District Board of Directors is conside ...

Best events are not-for-profit

I was saddened to see that the Auburn Home Shows won as the Best Auburn Event (Journal, July 15-16). While this is a nice exposition and is good for the vendors and visitors alike ...

Keep senior project program

I am writing to implore the Placer Union High School District Board of Directors to keep the senior project intact and going. At the most I would provide direction to staff to look ...