Starbucks

Reader Input: Of Starbucks and Walmart

I notice the other day while I was driving down Auburn Ravine towards Interstate 80 that a new Starbucks is going in. That makes five in total in our small town. Why do we really ...

More rain, another storm on track for Auburn

Auburn has received than an inch-and-a-half of rain since Sunday and there’s plenty more to come. Expect some moderate downpours today and possible showers Thursday. Then a sign ...

‘Shop Auburn,’ may it R.I.P.

I was just in Downtown Auburn and appalled at what I saw. Whose bright idea was it to start a major construction project during a recession? Those stores Downtown are barely hold ...

Back-to-school giveaway packed with caring

Around 200 students are headed back to school in style this week thanks to a backpack and haircut giveaway held Sunday at Grace Christian Fellowship. A line formed at 8 a.m., an h ...

Relay fights cancer

Julia Wallace has a motto for the fight against cancer: “There is no finish line until we find a cure.” She and her team will start walking on Saturday for 24 hours in hopes o ...

Law enforcement to join community for a ‘night out’

Law enforcement and the community will be encouraged to spend the night together Tuesday. The Target store in Auburn will host its first National Night Out event from 4 to 6 p.m. ...

Cops stop coffee shop thief

A 19-year-old Auburn man tried to take something from an Auburn coffee shop that wasn’t on the to go menu. Shayn Clinton Haines was arrested Thursday morning after two Placer S ...

Will people visit center once Starbucks is gone?

I was saddened to read in the Journal yesterday (April 15) about the decision to close our family’s favorite Starbucks in town, the store on Auburn-Folsom Road. Of all local Star ...

Starbucks closing Auburn-Folsom store

Starbucks has released a list of stores being closed that includes the 660 Auburn Folsom Road location in Auburn, along with 10 other locations in Northern and Central California. ...