Tahoe Club

All Those Years Ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, Oct. 22 and 29, 1964

State hunting firebug who set big forest fire The fierce forest fire which began near Butcher Ranch Sept. 19 and threatened Auburn two days later was deliberately set, the State ...

Reader Input: Auburn Rotarian notes club’s 90th year

In April 1924, a group of Auburn businessmen met at the Tahoe Club in Downtown Auburn to discuss the possibility of organizing a local Rotary Club. The first Rotary Club was form ...

Reader Input: Lions roar in support of Tahoe Club

The Auburn Host Lions Club would like to wish the Tahoe Club building a “Happy 100th Birthday” and thank their membership for providing a meeting place for our Lions fo ...

Auburn’s picturesque Tahoe Club building turning 100

The letters on the page are boldly written, showing purposeful, proud hands. First to sign was J.W. Francis, an electrician in Auburn and a trustee of the Tahoe Club. The next na ...

Dick Brooks, Auburn entrepreneur and gadabout, dies at the age of 70

Dick Brooks was not born in Auburn but came to it with generosity and good humor, and he left it this week with a legacy of the same. Brooks, 70, died Monday at Sutter Memorial H ...

Auburn harbors poor disabled access

In regard to the ADA controversy — let me say that I abhor Mr. (Scott) Johnson’s tactics (Journal, July 10). However, if building owners had been compliant in the 20 years sinc ...

City must address street-level needs

Friday night my wife and I parked at my office location on Agnes Street to attend dinner Downtown and observe Cruise Nite. It was daylight when we left my office and we were able ...

Home of poker, ‘red meat night’

A picturesque two-story stucco building in Downtown Auburn has been a home away from home for its members for nearly 100 years. The Tahoe Club is and always has been “just a soc ...

Got you pegged

Cribbage is hot. Who knew? Woodland’s own Major League Baseball all-star Dustin Pedroia is known to relax over a game or two with Boston Red Sox manager Terry Francona. There ar ...