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Shop local can mean good deal

A recent experience has made me a believer in “Think Auburn First.” I was looking for a good used first car for my daughter. After looking around Roseville and not finding anyt ...

Ease your nerves and shop local

I have a solution for Mike Fredy’s miserable shopping expedition to Roseville the other evening (Reader Input, Dec. 22): “Think Auburn First!”  Shopping locally, when you c ...

Think Auburn First: Your dollar will go further this season

When you think of Auburn, what comes first to mind? Is it the historic Auburn Courthouse? Maybe the American River Canyon, spanned by the Foresthill Bridge? Is it the friendly pe ...

Service in Auburn stores goes above and beyond

I want to add my voice to others who believe Auburn is a caring and service-oriented community. I recently let some papers slip behind a lower drawer of my Craftsman rolling cart. ...

Think those big stores are cheaper? Think again

Upon the arrival of so many big box stores in our area we often read the stories of how they can push the small home improvement contractors out of business. That shouldn’t be th ...

Shop local campaign kicks off

Auburn residents can’t buy everything locally, but one group wants to get the word out to “Think Auburn First.” The recently-formed Think Auburn First steering committee, a ...

Spend your stimulus check on Auburn businesses

Local residents that will soon be getting an Economic Stimulus Plan check ought to consider spending their money locally. People that live within the municipal boundaries of ...