thanksgiving

Reader Input: Take a second to connect with another

During the month between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Eve, many of us are challenged to find heartfelt ways or even innovative ways to offer sincere greetings to our families, ...

Attendance down at annual Salvation Army dinner

Salvation Army organizers say Thursday was a day of plenty at the 21st annual Auburn Community Thanksgiving Dinner – of food, of volunteers, of donations and good will. The o ...

Gratitude finds a way to discover beauty in the brokenness

Lt. Justin Docherty, the Salvation Army officer in charge of the Auburn affiliate, writes periodically for the Auburn Journal’s Comment page. At our request, he penned this s ...

Anti-panhandling campaign continues in Auburn

Thanksgiving Eve generally brings large numbers of people out to shop for last-minute groceries, which is why Auburn Police Chief John Ruffcorn, Mayor Kevin Hanley, Vice Mayor Brid ...

Reader Input: Republicans not party of compassion

As millions of Americans sit down for Thanksgiving dinner, let’s not forget about the Republican war on the poor. Some 3.5 million Americans will have less on their plates th ...

Local Salvation Army invites all to Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is just around the corner, and one Auburn organization will be making sure that everyone in the community has a place at the table. The Auburn Salvation Army will be ...

Thanksgiving is extra special when you give to others

Grocery shopping during November raises stress levels in many residents as they prepare for their perfect Thanksgiving dinner. After talking to 1st Sgt. Windy Cox of Beale Air For ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: A local look at holiday travel; Homeless shelter zoning at Auburn City Council and Christmas Basket program under way

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON: As we enter holiday travel this week, weather nationwide is playing a role on whether or not you get to grandma’s house in time for turkey. Repor ...

Roseville neighbors raise money for 888 turkeys

A neighborhood in west Roseville has come together once again to provide turkeys to people in need for Thanksgiving, and this is biggest year yet for donations. Residents in the B ...

Stock pot fries up a feast of Thanksgiving memories

Wedding gifts can be a funny thing. They can either be an object that just collects dust in your house (in our case, our china place settings), or it can be an item that helps you ...