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All that jazz

The Auburn Symphony’s annual gala was in full, jazzy swing on Sunday, with many attendees donning outfits reminiscent of 1920s and 30s fashion. The annual gala, the symphon ...

Baroque & Beyond to perform on Sunday

The beautiful music from the Baroque period and earlier will be emanating at Pioneer United Methodist Church on Sunday. The event is part of a benefit concert series created by S ...

Lost in translation

It’s all in the translation. When “be careful not to slip and fall” becomes “slip and fall down carefully” and “fire extinguisher” becomes ...

Media Life: Top 10 Auburn Area Backroads to entice open-road fever

Highway 49. And Interstate 80. You know the routine and the routes. Get on one of those two highways and you’re soon up to speed at a fine clip – give or take a few tr ...

One Book One Community hosts Japanese-American internment series

Communities were torn apart and families displaced during World War II and the time of Japanese-American internment. Japanese-Americans were forced into the camps on President Fr ...

One honey of a salad

Hey cuties! Let’s mix up some rice and yummy, juicy mandarins. In this brown rice salad recipe, the rice was cooked in water seasoned with olive oil fused with blood orange ...

Colfax calendar, starting April 7

Thursday, April 7 Senior activities with artist Barbara Hoffman are from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursdays at the Methodist Church, 936 Stockton St. in Dutch Flat. Donations accepted. In ...

Day Hiker: Waterfalls and riverviews

April is the perfect time to hike the well maintained Steven’s Trail in Colfax before the weather heats up. Much of this trail is exposed so make sure you take plenty of wate ...

New to AAUW’s trivial competition

The clock’s ticking! Next Saturday, April 9, is less than a week away, and Auburn AAUW’s fifth annual Trivia Bee fast approaches. Nobody knows that better than the team ...

Master Gardeners kick off spring with Garden Faire

The UCCE Placer County Master Gardeners are ringing in spring with something for the whole family. The 1st annual Garden Faire on April 2 at the Gold Country Fairgrounds in Auburn ...

Auburn Symphony jazzes it up for annual gala

The Auburn Symphony is celebrating America’s jazz age at its annual gala on Sunday. The gala is the symphony’s main fundraiser of the year. “It’s in sup ...

Little League Opening Day Saturday

Colfax’s Living War Memorial Park will come alive Saturday as the Sierra Foothills Little League (SFLL) celebrates the start of its 2016 season with a full slate of Opening D ...

Colfax’s O’Keefe selected to elite team

Colfax High sophomore Garren O’Keefe is going to be a busy young man this spring. O’Keefe, the leading scorer on Colfax High’s basketball team last season as a ...

Simple eats, easy cheats

A coworker said, “Hey, I want you to try this really yummy egg thing my wife made.” He brought me a piping hot egg and ham muffin cup creation. I was pleasantly surpr ...

Pledge your garden for the big event

Hello Colfax. The Colfax Garden Club is currently looking for gardens to be on this year’s Garden & Art tour Saturday, June 25. If you enjoy gardening, have been working ...