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Soulful, only stronger and louder: David Jacobs-Strain and Keith Greeninger perform Saturday in Auburn

David Jacobs-Strain and Keith Greeninger have teamed up for a concert that showcases their individual and combined talents. The two longtime friends, often going opposite direction ...

Colla Voce singers present mystery, magic, mirth

Colla Voce Chamber Singers has created a concert experience to usher in spring featuring songs of all genres ranging from J.S. Bach, William Byrd, and American composer Morten Laur ...

Media Life: Auburn’s Top 5 All-Time Sports Stars

Once upon a time, on a football field, baseball diamond, ski slope or track, Auburn could point with pride at an athlete who had risen in his or her sport to the upper echelons of ...

Tribute to the man in black

Johnny Cash, the man in black, is a true icon who left an indelible mark in the music world and the world at large. He is still so adored that there are many bands paying tribute ...

Comedienne Tracy Smith is ‘crusty but lovable’

Tracy Smith coached Roseanne Barr for Barr’s “Blonde and Bitchin’” show. How’s that for a resume point? That show was about 10 years ago, and the ...

Painting the town green

They lined up in green brilliance atop the familiar hill in downtown Auburn. The parade started with a siren from the lead fire engine, followed by a police car, and the children ...

Panera Bread opening in Auburn's Rock Creek Plaza

   Panera Bread will offer residents another option for casual dining beginning Friday.    The eatery, located in Rock Creek Plaza, will have indoor and outdo ...

Art, love, books, canyons, words

Rosie Stilwell informs me that Placer Arts has changed the day and the week of the Art Walk. From Lincoln Way to Old Town, enjoy people and art from 6 to 9 p.m. on the first Friday ...

Curve straightening work Begins on Highway 193 East of Lincoln

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is alerting motorists of occasional traffic delays on Highway 193 between Newcastle and Lincoln as construction work begins o ...

Media Life: California’s Auburn has plenty of company

Auburn. Think of the name for a moment. Not necessarily the word itself. Say it and hear how it sounds. It rolls easily off the tongue. It’s short and sweet. And there&rsqu ...

Finley Street Crash

Media Life: Who are we? We are Auburn

Who are we? Drilling into the latest census-driven statistics indicates that Auburnites are different from the rest of California in many ways. But in others, we’re very mu ...

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 ...

Rocklin woman dies on mountain bike trail ride near Auburn

A Rocklin woman died Thursday while mountain biking on a trail near Auburn. The 49-year-old woman had what the Placer County Sheriff’s Office described as a “physical ...

10 things about the winter solstice you didn’t know

Winter solstice marks the time each year when the Northern Hemisphere is farthest away from the sun – a tilt that reverses itself in the summer solstice, when it’s dark ...