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Placer County responds to grand jury Costco criticism

Could Seniors First be in line for Placer County funding to aid its move from county-owned property now being eyed by Costco for a North Auburn store? Released in July, the Placer ...

New Alzheimer’s specialist steps in at Seniors First

Auburn-based nonprofit Seniors First has steamed up with senior-care specialist Kristina Blocker to begin offering new services to Placer County families of dementia patients. Blo ...

March for Meals Auburn campaign focuses on senior hunger

During the nationwide March for Meals campaign, Auburn’s Seniors First volunteers and staff hope to raise awareness about senior hunger by hosting lunches at all eight of the ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: On a hunt for treasure in Lake of the Pines; Finding a new home for Shockley fire victims and Seniors First appeal

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON: Do you enjoy hitting the garage sales and unearthing a treasure? Well one Lake of the Pines resident takes it a step further by making it her business ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Two homes burn in Auburn; Seniors First appealing loss of Meals on Wheels; Wet weather returns and train chugs away

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON: Two more homes caught fire Tuesday night in Auburn, this time on Cottage Way. Reporter Amy Lobenberg was at the scene today and will have more details ...

Seniors First loses Meals on Wheels program

Placer County Seniors First has lost ownership of its  Meals on Wheels program in a competitive bid, which ended with Area 4 Agency on Aging  awarding a Sacramento-based ...

Placer group loses in Meals on Wheels shakeup

Placer County Seniors First lost ownership of one of its programs Friday after Sacramento-based Area 4 Agency on Aging permanently took over the local Meals on Wheels delivery serv ...

Reader Input: Senior center at DeWitt a local gem

I would like to correct a misconception in the letter “Auburn is a community hub,” (Reader Input, Nov. 3). The senior center does not house any seniors. This non-prof ...

Seniors First Meal on Wheels program to keep delivering

Seniors First in Auburn is no longer in danger of having a lapse in service for their Meals on Wheels program. Starting next week Area 4 of the Agency on Aging, which covers sever ...

Reader Input: Politicos won’t miss any meals

In response to your article, (“Seniors First to see lapse in services,” Journal, Oct. 20): Because of the government shutdown, many people who depend on Seniors First s ...