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Auburn too small for Uber, ride-sharing services?

In larger cities, Uber has become the brash new kid on the block to taxi drivers, muscling in on business with cheap fairs and a hipster vibe. But while the five-year-old startup& ...

Trading places

“Higgling, haggling, swapping, dickering.” That’s how Adam Smith, the father of modern economics, once described bartering. But the practice that dates back to ...

Reader Input: A basket filled with thanks

We have reason to cheer! We have successfully completed our 30th year of bringing a Merry Christmas to the many families in our Auburn area who needed a helping hand with food and ...

Christmas program to give food, toys to 3,000 of Auburn’s neediest

AUBURN CA - The toys are stacked in boxes and bags awaiting the big day Saturday when they’ll be taken home with needy children from the Auburn area to be unwrapped on Christmas ...