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Parrotheads concert, Del Oro Cheer spaghetti dinner this weekend

Friday, Sept. 12 Party for the Pool with the Parrotheads, a Jimmy Buffet tribute concert and fundraiser for the Del Oro Aquatic Center, Sept. 12 at Blue Goose Event Center. Doors ...

Home & Garden Brief: Tour puts foothill homes on view

Five distinctly different foothills homes will be open for viewing during the Gold Country Elegance Home Tour from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 4. Hosted by the Auburn Symphony ...

Coloma mill rises again at original James Marshall gold discovery location

COLOMA – Using time-tested techniques and tools, a crew of timber framers is bringing back to life a replica of the mill where James Marshall first spotted gold. Marshall&rs ...

Her creations are recipe for success

At a time when a deluge of TV cooking shows has created an army of  super competent home chefs, a Loomis woman’s expertise is putting her in the spotlight. For the sec ...

Farm animals help put the country in Auburn’s Gold Country Fair

The livestock barns are a magnet for Gold Country Fair attendees and represent thousands of hours of behind-the-scenes work for the children and parents who show their farm animals ...

Media Life: Auburn motorhead couple gets “American Pickers” star treatment

When “American Pickers” came calling, Auburn’s Al and Deb Casner were ready to wheel and deal – especially when it came to a rare set of wheels. The Casner ...

Big fun, small joys of Gold Country Fair return to Auburn

The Gold Country Fair is back, a four-day annual celebration at the summer’s end that draws tens of thousands to Auburn’s fairgrounds on High Street. While fairgoers w ...

Auburn's State Theatre “Tear Down the Wall” project 80 percent complete

The State Theatre’s “Tear Down the Wall” expansion project is moving into the home stretch, with doors at the 84-year-old Lincoln Way movie house targeted to re-o ...

Media Life: Bigger venue means bigger acts for Auburn’s State Theatre

Going from 130 seats to 320 means the 84-year-old State Theatre will re-open this October with an upgrade in entertainment for audiences. The simple math of the matter is that whi ...

Plenty of alternatives to Mexican feather grass

It’s an airy plant that waves in the breeze on a warm summer day. Its long feathery stems create an interesting contrast in the landscape. It’s very maintenance friendl ...