Lifestyle

Amara announces run for City Council

Sandy Giuliani Amara, a lifelong resident of Auburn and Auburn planning commissioner, has thrown her hat in the ring for a seat on the Auburn City Council. From her early educatio ...

Get funky with Mojo Green, Kadija

A Funk Soul Dance Party will be at Grass Valley’s historic North Star House featuring Nevada funksters Mojo Green and Nevada City rising stars Kadija. Mojo Green from Reno h ...

Romeo and Juliet by Royal Shakespeare Company piped into local theater

utton Cinemas presents a “youthful and energetic take on Shakespeare’s tragedy” (WhatsOnStage) – “Romeo and Juliet,” captured live from the Roya ...

It takes a village to organize the livestock auction

Fairs are back in Placer County, and with them come funnel cakes, ferris wheels and the junior livestock auctions. These auctions have been a part of the fairs for years and teach ...

Gingered Zucchini Marmalade

This unusual marmalade makes a great gift. Label it “Mystery Marma-lade” and see who can guess the secret ingredient. Ingredients 2 oranges 2 lemons ...

Grow garlic in your backyard

“Once you taste home-grown garlic, you won’t be satisfied with supermarket varieties,” said “Fine Gardening” editor Ruth Lively. A famous seed catalog ...

Placer ag value drops 11 percent in 2017

Record-setting rainfall in 2017 led to a sharp reduction in Placer County’s planted rice acreage, driving an 11 percent loss of total crop value. That’s according to t ...

Sierra Buttes Trail

On a clear day you can see Lassen Peak! The views are just one of the many reasons to make the climb to the top of the Sierra Buttes Lookout Tower. Being the tallest peak in the Si ...

Mark Meuser — ‘riding’ for office

Forget running for office — GOP secretary of state candidate Mark Meuser is “riding” for office. Meuser, who completed an ironman in 2015, is riding his bike thr ...

DeOllos sworn in as Penryn postmaster

Elizabeth Kennedy DeOllos raised her right hand to take the official oath of office as the new Penryn Postmaster at a noon ceremony Friday at the Penryn Post Office, 2205 Rippey Ro ...

Meet Placer County Sheriff's Deputy Joie Camalo

Name: Joie Camalo Age: 24 Residence: Placer County Family: Not married, no children Why did you want to join the Placer County Sheriff team? I grew up ...

Politics, pageants, and an outbreak of polio

Editor’s note: The following news articles have been taken from the Auburn Journal archives with light editing. To comment on Vintage Auburn, contact staff writer Tessa Margu ...

Del Oro grad earns Eagle Scout

Earning the Eagle Scout award is a prestigious feat that only 50,000 young men achieve each year.   Max Briggs, 18, earned his Eagle Scout award last December and is celebrat ...

Auburn focus in HBO Golden State Killer documentary

The Golden State Killer lurked in the shadows of California's consciousness for much of the 1970s and 1980s. But when ex-Auburn Police Officer Joe DeAngelo was arrested in Apr ...

How financial advisors build their portfolios

There are many ways investors and financial advisors build investment portfolios. From drawing on a “hunch” to the most technical mathematical analysis known to man, th ...