shopping

Reader Input: Current stores meet our needs

Do we need a Trader Joe’s? No. We have Raley’s, Bel Air, Savemart and many others to provide us with fresh produce and groceries. Do we need a Wal-Mart? No, there is ...

Black Friday excitement reigns in Auburn area

  AUBURN CA - Black Friday was a red-letter day for Auburn stores and shoppers as perfect weather conditions teamed with hard-to-resist bargains to lure crowds out for the an ...

Noon Hour Update: Black Friday shopping in Auburn; charitable giving; Auburn police contract; mushroom picking and football playoffs

  Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what w ...

Maintain vigilance during holidays

I am writing this letter as a warning to locals on this holiday season. My 22-year-old daughter was doing some shopping, first to Safeway and then to Ross. From there she went to W ...

Black Friday deal seekers strategize savings

Fueled by a hunger to pay bottom dollar — and Starbucks coffee — Leslie Griffith and her family set out in the dark each Black Friday to hunt down the season’s best deals. ...

Treat-seekers, gather ’round

I am writing to tell the community what a treat they have to look forward to! McCaulou’s department store will be opening shortly and I assure you that the community has somethi ...

Putting spring in wardrobe's step

It’s time to stash those sweaters and push the boots to the back of the closet. Now that sunshine and blue skies have decided to stick around for a while, local fashionistas and ...

Roseville shopper gets clipping

When Adrienne “Kori” Taylor’s mom noticed a local newspaper subscription on sale for $19 a year, she told her daughter about the awesome deal. “I told her I wanted three, ...

Black Friday madness sweeps through Auburn

Black Friday may be over, but the memories it created and the deals it offered will live on in the minds of shoppers. Some Auburn residents knew they wanted to camp out in front o ...

Shoppers take on last-minute rush

Felice Hussa hopes it doesn’t come down to making a last minute gift-run to the grocery store this year but it’s happened before. The Newcastle mother said Monday that she’ ...