Old Town

Media Life: Old Town Auburn’s Happy Hour sign loses shining light

It’s a sign that’s hard to miss – a beacon featuring a martini glass that promises much but leads nowhere. The Happy Hour is long gone in Old Town, but the sign s ...

Sheriff: Six being charged in “honey oil” drug-lab fire at Auburn mobile home

The Placer County Sheriff’s Office said Tuesday that criminal charges against six adults are being lodged in connection with a mobile home fire that authorities allege reveal ...

Three injured in I-80 crash, rollover in Auburn

  A truck that reportedly stopped on Interstate 80 near the Nevada Street exit in Auburn was broadsided in a crash that sent three people to hospital today. The crash was re ...

New plaque cements “Phenomenon” film-shoot memories in Old Town Auburn

The magic of an unusually warm fall of 1995 when John Travolta, Robert Duvall, Kyra Sedgwick and Forest Whitaker strode the streets of Old Town Auburn during the filming of “ ...

Placer DA: No charges in fatal SUV crash into Old Town Auburn restaurant

The driver in a crash of an SUV into an outdoor dining area of an Old Town Auburn restaurant will not be charged with a crime, the Placer County District Attorney’s Office an ...

Man dies from injuries in Old Town Auburn restaurant crash

A 53-year-old Auburn-area man has died from injuries suffered Monday after an SUV plowed into an outdoor dining area at an Old Town restaurant. The man, who police declined to ide ...

Auburn Police continue Old Town crash investigation

Auburn Police were releasing no new information Wednesday on a crash outside an Old Town restaurant Monday that injured three diners. The last report from police issued Tuesday af ...

SUV drives into Old Town Auburn restaurant patio, injuring three

A man was pinned under an SUV and two others injured Monday after the vehicle drove into an outdoor dining area at an Old Town Auburn restaurant. Onlookers watched as the SUV move ...