veterans day

Auburn's Veterans Day parade honors sacrifices for freedom

The drumbeat of memory rattled to life Tuesday on the streets of Auburn, a community that showed once again its appreciation for veterans. Marching bands played. An airplane flew ...

Veterans Day a holiday for many in Auburn, Placer County

The Veterans Day holiday will be observed with a parade that starts at 10:45 a.m. along Lincoln Way in Downtown Auburn. The procession, which includes marching bands, marching vet ...

Auburn’s Veterans Day parade has major meaning, big turnout

Veterans Day in Auburn on Tuesday is all about a big parade, the heart-tugging ceremony that follows and plenty of red, white and blue flag waving. But it’s also about men a ...

Reader Input: Military veterans hit extra hard by ALS

What do ice buckets and veterans have in common? The press did an excellent job of reporting about last summer’s ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, the wildly viral campaign during ...

Reader Input: Vietnam vets shown kindness at last

I was very bitter for some time over the treatment that my fellow Vietnam vets and I received when we returned from our tours in combat. The thought of how we were received haunt ...

Auburn shows its Veterans Day spirit, appreciation

It was Auburn’s annual community hug time, as thousands turned out Monday to say a warm, collective “thank you” to veterans serving the nation since World War II. ...

Old traditions, new medals to honor Auburn-area veterans

The annual march of the colors down Lincoln Way will pay homage to the full spectrum of the Auburn area’s veteran public servants on Monday, with members of 45 groups schedul ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Veterans Day parade coming to Auburn; Teachers asked to think like a historian; Auburn Art Studio Tour and high school football

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON: Veterans Day is Monday and Auburn plans to pay tribute to those who served with a parade and other festivities throughout the area. Reporter Andrew Wes ...

Reader Input: Take a moment, salute veterans

On Nov. 11, we once again celebrate Veterans Day. I reflect fondly on the wonderful crowds of good citizens of Placer County who come to Auburn every year to salute and applaud the ...

Media Life: Auburn’s Rest of the Best revealed

The Auburn Journal readers have spoken with their list of Best of the Best favorites. The Journal has bestowed its awards. But it’s hard to move on without filling in some ga ...