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Many thankful for group’s hard work

Kind words and thanks filled the air at City Hall’s Rose Room Thursday as local volunteers and their supporters gathered to share a home-cooked meal. For the last six years ...

Another View: Volunteerism makes Auburn more dynamic

It was 7:40 a.m., a little too bright and early, last Sunday when I parked my car near St. Luke’s Church and heard from the interior of 1937 Historic City Hall at Central Squ ...

Reader Input: Union members not exempt

I frequently volunteer for a variety of community organizations and events. On June 7, I was helping at one such event that happened to be taking place at a publicly owned facili ...

Locals step up to face challenges left in Sandy’s wake

  From American Red Cross volunteers to electrical workers to Girl Scouts, members of Auburn area communities have joined in as the nation rallies behind those affected by Su ...

Local woman volunteers for Superstorm Sandy relief

Late Saturday, Tami Martin of Cool flew out of San Francisco to New York along with five other volunteers from the American Red Cross Capital Region Chapter to help provide support ...

Outreach effort truly generous

Re: “Outreach effort means weekly hot meal for dozens in need,” Journal, Oct. 16.When I saw the article about the WWJD (What Would Jesus Do?) I couldn’t stop read ...

Local senior learned lesson of giving back early

Great, great granddaughter of a Placerville hanging judge, Paula Leahy is no stranger to the area. Her family goes back to the vigilante days in Placerville where her mother was th ...

Volunteering to help with youth keeps retiree relevant

After nine years volunteering at Boys and Girls Club of Auburn, Steve Cline isn’t ready to hang it up any time soon. After retiring from Hewlett Packard in 2002, Cline sought th ...

Looking forward to 2013 relay

The 2012 Relay For Life of Auburn has come and gone for another year. I want to express my deep gratitude to all of our sponsors, volunteers, participants, those that have donate ...

Firefighter urges no on Measure E

I have lived in the foothills for 52 years and served this community beginning in 1962 as a volunteer firefighter and continued for 27 years holding all elected offices including f ...