Christmas

Hope, peace, faith are primary Christmas messages in Auburn area

What is your Christmas message for Auburn-area residents? The Auburn Journal asked church and religious leaders what their message would be, and the answers are shared on Christma ...

Christmas creep moves further into Auburn’s Thanksgiving

Christmas on Thanksgiving? The creep of the Christmas shopping season is moving further into the year with more stores and restaurants in the Auburn area opening on Thanksgiving & ...

Christmas stocking stuffers for your favorite outdoors person

We’re coming down to the final hours of Christmas shopping. I find there’s still a good segment of the population scratching their heads as to what to get their favorit ...

St. James helps bring Christmas spirit to residents

The stats: 100 children, 12 dozen hot dogs and buns, a few gallons of juice, many cookies, presents and Santa. Tuesday evening, almost 100 neighborhood children gathered at the Mar ...

Celebrating different cultures this season

Paraphrasing the words of legendary crooner Perry Como, Lincoln’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas. Every day this week, I saw more and more residents in the downtown area ...

Lincoln Sparkled Last Saturday

Santa Claus was in town early this year, when he made an appearance Saturday during the annual Holiday Sparkle parade. The Christmas spirit came alive as an all-ages crowd showe ...

Holiday parade and tree lighting a success

Despite the fog and cold, Lincoln’s annual holiday parade and tree lighting was well attended in the downtown area Saturday. “It might be damp and cold outside,” said Mayor ...