Christmas

Hope, peace, faith are primary Christmas messages in Auburn area

What is your Christmas message for Auburn-area residents? The Auburn Journal asked church and religious leaders what their message would be, and the answers are shared on Christma ...

Christmas creep moves further into Auburn’s Thanksgiving

Christmas on Thanksgiving? The creep of the Christmas shopping season is moving further into the year with more stores and restaurants in the Auburn area opening on Thanksgiving & ...

Christmas stocking stuffers for your favorite outdoors person

We’re coming down to the final hours of Christmas shopping. I find there’s still a good segment of the population scratching their heads as to what to get their favorit ...

Christmas in Bethlehem offers awe-inspiring memories

Editor’s note: Bridget Jones is an Auburn Journal reporter. In this column she describes spending Christmas 2009 in the Middle East. In September 2009 I got on a plane and flew ...

Come one, come all to Christmas feast

All you want for Christmas is a tasty meal? Bethlehem Lutheran Church is ready to fulfill that holiday wish. Volunteers are once again cooking up a community Christmas dinner, to ...

Christmas in jail a yearning experience

Have you ever imagined what it would be like to be in jail for Christmas? One Placer County inmate shared his story and how he feels about not being home for his family’s annual ...

Extend the season with holiday plants

The traditional centerpieces and table accents — poinsettias, Christmas cactus, amaryllis — brighten the holidays and are popular gifts this time of year. But what do you do wi ...