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Media Life: Auburn premieres local link to “All-American Makers”

A garage opens. The light from outside illuminates the screen. And a new show on the Science Channel debuts. At North Auburn’s DeWitt Theater, the audience at the local prem ...

Rose pruning — building mettle for the petals

The prime weeks for pruning roses are  winding down, but there’s still time. “Generally you start right around mid-December and you can prune through January,&rd ...

Coloma seizes on golden opportunity

Rich in California history, Coloma’s Marshall Gold Discovery State Historic Park on Saturday commemorates the momentous Jan. 24, 1848, anniversary. And James Marshall’ ...

Media Life: New Science Channel TV show to boost Auburn tech cred

Auburn robotics expert Brian Roe is set to serve as co-host on the Science Channel’s newest TV show “All-American Makers.” The program premieres at 7 p.m. Wednes ...

Home remodel transforms gloom to glow

When Lake Tahoe designer Scott Corridan was called in to consult on countertops and cabinet finishes for a kitchen remodel, it ended up being a million-dollar project that totally ...

Want a vegetable garden that’s less work? Consider planting perennials

Question: I like the idea of growing my own vegetables, but it seems like a lot of work. Are there some that are easier than others? Answer: There is a newfound interest in growi ...

Media Life: Auburncentric memories shining bright in 2015

The votes are in and Price Waterhouse has guaranteed the results for this year’s edition of the Media Life Awards – also known as the “Lifees.” It’s ...

FOL used book sale on Saturday

Friday, Jan. 2 Storytime for Kids from 10:30-11 a.m. at the Colfax Library, 2 W. Church St. 346-8211 Seniors First serves lunch Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 11:30 a.m. at t ...

Colfax Chronicles: January 1, 2015

10 YEARS AGO Dec. 30, 2004 – Colfax comet finder Don Machholz is bring his newest and brightest discovery to area residents through a series of comet-gazing events that star ...

Auburn videographer captures Africa hospital ship story

Josh Callow is telling the story of the Africa Mercy, the world’s largest civilian hospital ship on the seas. Callow, who grew up in Auburn and graduated from Placer High Sc ...