Lifestyle

Creative craft therapy at Newcastle business

Tucked away in one of the oldest buildings (Dudley) in Newcastle is a diamond in the ruff; ImagePathways gathering place … and owner/artist Deborah Toomey. There are actuall ...

Home sweet homes

For more than three decades, Linda Nash and Elaine Bienvenue have been burnishing their piece of Auburn’s past. Now they are inviting the public to have a look at the results ...

Caramel apple crumb cake

Happy Thursday! With so much going on last weekend, I thought we needed to bring on the apple recipes. The Apple Festival last weekend found us with boxes and bags of apples ...

Media Life: Forbidden Auburn. Beware!

It’s “don’t go down to the cellar time” as Halloween approaches and scary movie viewing ramps up. Invariably, as the film’s plot thickens, someone wi ...

Colfax City Council Candidates Forum reveals ground-up efforts at change

Twelve candidates vied for four open seats on the Colfax City Council at a candidates forum held last Tuesday evening at the Sierra Vista Community Center, hosted by the League ...

The Typewriter Revolution

The fax machine, VCRs, rotary phones — all have gone the way of the dodo. All, except for the typewriter, that nostalgic contraption whose clamorously clanking keys provide t ...

Goldie Hawn takes Auburn by storm

Goldie Hawn’s movie “Protocol” was the talk of the town in 1984 after filming that year in Old Town Auburn. Behind the Auburn Journal lens to record the shoot fo ...

Two big days of Monster Truck Madness ahead

Last Saturday, a capacity crowd filled the All American Speedway located @ theGrounds for the 11th annual October classic featuring the stars of NASCAR. The high-profile action did ...

Remembering Quarry Trail

Remember Quarry Trail? When was the last time you enjoyed the level, wide road that follows a 5.5-mile stretch of the Middle Fork of the American River from the Confluence in the A ...

Native plants can help improve soil

Getting tired of trying to shovel into that hard clay soil? Want better soil but tired of adding bag after bag of compost? Many native plants offer a positive, natural, long-lastin ...

Art through collaboration

The more the merrier. This idiom fits the Auburn Old Town Gallery’s art showcase for the month of October. Art on display will have been created by teams of artists. The show ...