Lifestyle

Free flights at Auburn Airport

Chapter 526 of the EAA will hold a Young Eagles flight rally at the Auburn Municipal Airport Sept. 15. Volunteer pilots will be giving free airplane rides to children and young adu ...

Talking tomatoes

Grower Dave Faoro loves gardening but he has a special affinity for tomatoes. At his Veneto Gardens in Newcastle, he tends nearly 60 varieties of all shapes and sizes. “Tha ...

Placer Museums recruiting for volunteer docents

Do you have passion for Placer County’s history or always wanted to learn more about it? Do you like interacting with people? Placer County Museums is currently recruiting vo ...

Jurassic Encounter: Fun reigns at Auburn’s Gold Country Fair

The food and the fun, the farm animals and the excitement of the midway held Auburn in their grip at the Gold Country Fair this past week. And if there was one official food for a ...

Media Life: Things We’d Like To See Come Back … But Probably Won’t

Forgive me if I miss one of your favorite haunts. After nearly 30 years in Auburn you start missing the things that were once part of your life — things that you took for gr ...

Martin Sexton, Sam Lewis coming to State

Singer-songwriter Martin Sexton performs at the State Theatre in support of his ninth studio release, the critically acclaimed “Mixtape of the Open Road.” Syracuse-nat ...

Outdoor concert tunes up for free performance

A free outdoor concert will be present by the Auburn Symphony. Symphony in the Park will begin with an hour performance by Placer County Youth Orchestra at 6 p.m. The Auburn Symph ...

Grateful Dead-inspired band to perform at Odd Fellows Saturday

“One More Saturday Night,” a song well known by fans of the Grateful Dead, and a good way to start off a story about this Saturday’s concert and celebration at Au ...

Computer theft, jail labor and pay slashes for traffic officers

Editor’s note: The following news articles have been taken from the Auburn Journal archives with light editing. To comment on Vintage Auburn, contact staff writer Tessa Margu ...

Ribs, chili cookoff in Auburn

Pull out the apron and light up the grill, the second annual All American Ribs and Chili Cookoff will take place Sept. 29. The event is not only serving up barbecue deliciousness ...

Health is for horses

Fostering health through equine therapy is a calling for Auburn’s Honey Cowan. Her Healing Pastures nonprofit foundation at C-Horse Ranch provides riding lessons and interact ...

John Wesley is coming to Colfax

The founder of the Methodist Church, “John Wesley,” will be preaching at the Colfax Methodist Church this Sunday, Sept. 9, just as circuit riding preachers did 150 year ...

Meet Deputy Melissa Adams

Age: 25 Residence: Auburn Why did you want to join the Placer County Sheriff team? When I was 5, my grandfather (a retired police officer) wrote me a ticket for eating too muc ...