Target

Lack of crosswalks an accident-to-be

Quartz Avenue between the Target store and the Safeway shopping center in North Auburn is about six traffic lanes wide and yet there are no crosswalks north of Bell Road between th ...

No thank you to local Wal-Mart

What we need in Auburn is a Costco store. Hopefully we’ll have Gottschalks returning, and maybe be lucky enough to attract a Trader Joe’s. Mel’s Diner will be finished and t ...

Bohemia plans are just too big

The entrance to the Bohemia property from Canal Street was only one of many issues making this project inappropriate for the location. The fact that Mr. (Jim) Conkey gave in on t ...

Another View: Wal-Mart or Costco? Developer’s mum, so cast your vote

For a moment, put the vehicle access issues, neighborhood traffic concerns and environmental questions about the Bohemia retail project off to the side and ask yourself: What type ...

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’ ...

Shoplifters beware: Stores are watching

Despite video surveillance and undercover security, shoplifting still plagues local storeowners – especially during the holiday season. The time of giving is also the time of t ...

Sheriff’s department make second counterfeit money bust in a week

Six Loomis residents were arrested in the second Placer counterfeit-money-ring bust in a week. Tuesday night Placer County Sheriff’s detectives arrested Benjamin Martin Nunez, 37 ...

Target delays expansion of North Auburn store

A big expansion of Target’s North Auburn store is in limbo. Up until last February, Target was moving ahead with the Placer County Planning Department on plans to modify a use p ...

Community, public safety members get to know each other

Laynie Haight is only 3-and-a-half years old but she’s already on the lookout for cops. At the first National Night Out event hosted by Target in its parking lot in Auburn, Lay ...

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. ...

Repeat Target thief arrested for more thefts, drug possession

An Auburn man alleged to have robbed at least three Target stores remains in custody after an early morning arrest. And a female friend with him was also arrested. Alfred Mallo ...

A refreshed square, possible big box tenant await

Relocating the notebook while wondering why the recent state legislative hearing on determining “how California can prevent more businesses from leaving the state” was held ...

Auburn Rotary Club, raises 'St. Nick' funds for Christmas presents

The Christmas spirit is alive in Auburn and with the help of Nick Willick and the Auburn Rotary Club, 47 children in need will be feeling the love of the season. Rotary Club member ...

Internet: ‘Modern-day fencing operation’

The art of fencing was not unknown to me as a small boy growing up on Chicago’s West Side, although we hasten to point out that this nugget of information has absolutely noth ...

School shop till they drop

The bell doesn’t toll for one local teacher until the end of the month, but that didn’t stop her from purchasing those needed school supplies early. “I’m trying to get ah ...
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