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Drummer with Auburn links drove Rollins Band beat

A full-throttle drummer with links to Auburn, Jason Mackenroth died Sunday at his Nevada home. Mackenroth, 46, had worked at Downtown Auburn’s Big O Tire store during the mi ...

Loomis Basin Chamber hosts business-savvy events in January

The Loomis Basin Chamber of Commerce’s plans to help businesses in 2016 are already in full force, according to Loomis Basin Chamber of Commerce executive director Jenny Knis ...

A review of the year's news in Loomis

January Chamber milestone – Schneider to be installed Jan. 15 Local businessman Henry Schneider is turning his service with the Loomis Basin Community service into a &ldquo ...

Placer Pizzazz: See the artistic side of our government workers at annual Placer County Employee Art Show in Auburn

While Placer County employees are busy keeping our government offices running smoothly, many of them also flourish in their artistic endeavors. The creativity of these employees i ...

Loomis calendar, starting Jan. 7

Thursday, Jan. 7 Coffee Connection is at 8 a.m. at the Loomis Train Depot, 5775 Horseshoe Bar Road in Loomis. Join the Loomis Basin Chamber of Commerce for networking and updates ...

Polar pioneer to share inspirational story in Auburn

  He’s walked to both the north and south poles, becoming the first to do so. Now polar explorer Robert Swan will be sharing his inspirational adventure – a jour ...

Media Life: 2016 Awards honor year of Auburncentricities

The Media Life “Lifey Awards,” presented each year for outstanding achievement in a column snippet, took on even more prestige this past year. A life-sized replica of ...

Looking Back Column

LOOKING BACK From our archives; compiled by Howard Stitt   10 Years Ago Jan. 12, 2006      Residents were asked, “What do you remember most abou ...

Mark your calendar for 2016’s Top 5 Auburn anniversaries

Get out your party hats. Auburn is poised to mark a variety of anniversaries in 2016 – from the first flight to arrive in the city to Auburn’s first – but not onl ...

Loomis calendar, starting Dec. 31

Thursday, Dec. 31 Have a safe and happy New Year’s Eve! Annual winter holiday outdoor ice rink continues, inside and out, through Jan. 18 at Skatetown Ice Arena, 1009 Orlan ...

Media Life: Auburn’s ‘12 Days of Christmas’

Merry Christmas Auburn. And what better gift to give on such a joyous day than to drop an Auburncentric reworking of the Yuletide classic “The 12 Days of Christmas” int ...

Miniature world makes Auburn woman’s Christmas joyous

Imagine a world in miniature that bustles with activity, glistens with a nostalgic glow and lights up with Christmas spirit at the touch of a switch. Every year, Auburn’s Ma ...

Christmas celebrated early at Glenbrook Mobile Estates

On Dec. 22, a new tradition began at the Glenbrook Mobile Estates, according to Nancy Scott, the estates’ social club president. An inaugural golf cart and kids’ light ...

Jessup student receives Kennedy Center recognition

For many university students, December means finals and the onset of a lengthy Christmas break. But for William Jessup University’s Emma Farrell, this month equates to gradu ...

Looking Back column

LOOKING BACK From our archives; compiled by Howard Stitt 10 Years Ago Jan. 5, 2006      Charlotte Reynolds knows what it takes to make a quality coffee. As ...