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Taste of Malta

After I made timpana, I was asked to please do some more Maltese recipes. The timpana is pasta mixed with a tomato meat sauce then covered with flaky pastry dough and baked until ...

Tom Rigney and Flambeau grace stage Tuesday

Expect plenty of high-energy music transcending several genres when Tom Rigney and Flambeau perform Tuesday at the Orchard Creek Ballroom. “It will be the usual eclectic mi ...

Tom Rigney and Flambeau grace stage Tuesday

Expect plenty of high-energy music transcending several genres when Tom Rigney and Flambeau perform Tuesday at the Orchard Creek Ballroom. “It will be the usual eclectic mi ...

New in Old Town Auburn: Sierra Grill Old Town opens to much fanfare

On Monday, after several months of preparation – and anticipation – the stove was lit and the staff was fired up and ready for business at Sierra Grill Old Town. The ...

Local kettlebell gym keeps clients strong and smiling

On a cool Monday morning recently, six fit-looking residents lifted weights at a gym on Swetzer Road. Along with grunts and groans were laughing, good-natured jibes and spontaneou ...

Loomis calendar, starting Feb. 11

Thursday, Feb. 11 Community open house is at 6:30 p.m. at the Loomis Library, Jessie Helms Community Room, 6050 Library Drive in Loomis. Friends of the Loomis Library event focuse ...

Beta Sigma Phi gives donation

Beta Sigma Phi sorority’s recent luncheon included a donation of $1,500 to Acres of Hope, an Aubnrn-based nonprofit that provides a 24-month program for homeless women with c ...

Maki company earns president’s award

Maki Heating and Air Conditioning, an Auburn-based company since 1984, has won the president’s award from Carrier Corporation, manufacturer of heating and air conditioning un ...

Interesting people: Eight-week course features range of interesting local speakers

We have some of the most interesting people in our wonderful little city. There is something truly special about the Auburn area and its residents. And everyone has a story to t ...

Media Life: Auburn’s Top 5 all-time mysteries

The Marie Celeste. Jack the Ripper. The Zodiac Killer. Think too of pyramids, Stonehenge and Jimmy Hoffa. Everyone loves a mystery and there are scads to devote some time and cur ...

Auburn stage is gonna be lit: Terrapin Flyer, Electric Skeletons and Merry Pranksters blow into town Saturday

You know you’re a deadhead when you sell everything that won’t fit in your car and follow the Grateful Dead on tour for over 100 shows. You know the music is your pas ...

LOOKING BACK column

LOOKING BACK From our archives; compiled by Howard Stitt 10 Years Ago Feb. 16, 2006      A Memorial Mass was planned for Henry William Scherer, 89, the firs ...

“Shrek the Musical Jr.” to be presented at Placer Elementary School in February

Placer Elementary School presents “Shrek the Musical Jr.” the last week of February. This fun show is for all ages. Shows are 6:30 p.m. Feb. 25, 7 p.m. Feb 26 and 2 p.m ...

Lenten services begin Feb. 10 at Hope Lutheran Church

“The Ironies of Lent” will be the theme for Lenten services at Hope Lutheran Church in Penryn.  Services will be held each Wednesday night, beginning at 7 p.m. Feb ...

Sierra College Natural History Museum ranked 26th in the 30 top higher-ed venues

The Sierra College Natural History Museum has a new honor. The community college’s Rocklin branch museum was ranked 26 out of the 30 top higher-education venues. Sierra Col ...