Shannon Smith

Auburn's Recreation Park overrun by strollers

On the morning of Monday, Aug. 4, Stroller Striders from all over the area converged on Auburn’s Recreation Park for a MEGA Fit4Mom event. Even the rain couldn’t keep 4 ...

Who said play dates were just for the kids?

On a brisk Friday morning in Auburn, seven mothers and roughly twice as many children gathered at Recreation Park to play in the sand. The kids, that is. The mothers mostly kept to ...

May means ‘Moms on a Mission’

Stroller Strides long ago solved the problem of what to do with your young one while you exercised. Sure, Mom’s can leave them with a sitter or with Dad, but wouldn’t t ...

Stroller Strides fitness group keeps moms in shape

New mothers and moms-to-be have an opportunity to get fit and make friends. Stroller Strides meets Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at the Gold Country Fairgrounds in Auburn. Moms o ...

Should students be able to dye hair pink?

Fourteen-year-old Ashley Morris has wanted to be a hair stylist since fifth grade. Her interests in beauty have led to her dying her hair blue, green, purple, black and brown. But ...