State of the Community Dinner

Community 1st Bank named Business of the Year

A 3-year-old bank is Auburn’s Business of the Year. Community 1St’’s CEO Mark Lund attributes the honor to the bank’s community emphasis. “The mission of our company i ...

McCann winner forester, war vet and more

Bart Ruud has a Bronze Star for his meritorious leadership while under fire in Vietnam. He’s been a counselor to returning Iraq veterans trying to find their place again in Ame ...

State of the Community Dinner tributes leadership

It was a night of teary-eyed laughs and countless gratitudes as Auburn-area notables gathered for the annual State of the Community Dinner. The 200 or so people in attendance list ...

Our View - Awards recognize those who give back to community

Perhaps in a larger community, they’d go unnoticed. But in Auburn, a well-deserving group of people who make our community a better place to live will receive awards tonight for ...

Fruits of their labor

Local grocery store customers can choose to shop around, but it seems this year top billing goes to Bel Air and Raley’s of Auburn. The two stores are co-business of the year wi ...

PlacerArts, Angela Tahti honored with 2008 Cultural Award

Twenty-five years ago it was a grassroots organization. Twenty-five years later it still is, but PlacerArts has helped Auburn evolve into a popular venue for the arts community. ...

Sutter Auburn Faith nursing supervisor named Healthcare Employee of the Year

Shirley Corbett can't walk 15 steps down Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital's corridors without hearing, Hey Shirley, How's it going Shirley? The administrative nursing supervisor i ...

Roper reins in McCann Award

Harvey Roper has been selected as the 2008 recipient of the Vernon Gould McCann Award for community service. Roper was pleased to learn he'd received the award. I'm extremely hon ...

State of the Community Dinner to honor city, county standouts

The Auburn Chamber of Commerce and business community will honor the area's finest individuals and employees at the annual State of the Community Dinner April 18. The dinner, a st ...