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Christmases past inspire Auburn Festival of Lights Santa

It’s the biggest parade of the year in Auburn and the star of the show is Santa Claus. Here he comes at the end of the Festival of Lights Parade in Downtown Auburn riding in ...

Veteran Santa looks back on Christmas seasons filled with joy

At 76, Jack Kenny can chuckle over the many years and the many wonderful experiences he has been part of at Christmas time as Santa. Kenny, who sports a Santa-thentic snow-white b ...

Slow and steady Santa gives kids time to wish

As Dave Blau recalls, his brush with destiny occurred when his Christmas shopping stroll through Roseville’s Galleria about a dozen years ago was interrupted by an elf with a ...

Santa has smooth landing in Auburn

Placer County was one of the last stops that Santa Claus made on his Christmas Eve global journey and, according to several Auburn city officials, he had a successful visit. The N ...

Santa makes a comeback in Downtown Auburn

Bringing back Santa Claus to Downtown Auburn has been a dream of Meadow Vista’s Kimberly Ulrich since she was stuck in line for two hours last year at a South Placer County s ...

Santa sightings coming up in Loomis

You don’t have to go to the North Pole to find Santa Claus. He’ll be making his rounds in Loomis. The jolly old fellow has a planned stop at Skadoodle Toys, at 3667 Taylor Rd ...

Loomis awash in celebration this weekend

Put on your party hat, grab a warm coat and get ready to sing and be jolly at the Loomis 25th anniversary party and Christmas tree lighting. Saturday’s festivities, hosted by the ...

Loomis Depot dedication to kick of holiday season

Getting into the holiday spirit will get a boost this weekend as Loomis becomes a beehive of Christmas activity. There will be a lot of hustle and bustle at the Loomis Station Plaz ...

Penryn stable takes children to 'Santa's Secret Workshop'

Santa Claus is coming to town, but it won’t be by reindeer-drawn sleigh — it will be by draft horse-drawn carriage. Santa and Mrs. Claus will be making appearances at Penryn Oa ...