Gold Country Homes News


North Auburn's scenic side streets are pastoral paths

Community Profile

 
Auburn's northern reaches hold some of its busiest boroughs, with the Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital, Auburn Airport, Regional Park, Placer County offices and strips of shops, service companies and offices...

Taste of tradition

Susie's Recipes

 
Football season is down to the playoffs with fans heading back to the stadiums for another serving of football. Though the snack bar offers up a fine meal, some may prefer to park early and fuel their...

Granite and agriculture are Penryn's foundation

Community Profile

 
What do granite and agriculture have in common? Penryn. Sitting between Newcastle and Loomis, this little community was a granite-quarrying hub and, later, a major contributor to Placer County's fruit-growing...

Soup: Bowling them over

Susie's Recipes

 
The traditional ending to a Thanksgiving Day meal is a big slice of pumpkin pie topped with whipped cream. But, how about mixing things up this year and starting the meal with a creamy pumpkin soup...

Auburn's west side bridges city and country life

Community Profile

 
West of Auburn, it's possible to go from lively lanes of traffic to quiet rural settings in less than 90 seconds. Holding clusters of contemporary housing tracts, one-of-a-kind country homes and working...

Hwy 174 links Placer, Nevada counties in historic style

Community Profile

 
There are several connector routes linking Placer and Nevada counties, but perhaps none as historic as Highway 174: This two-lane loop between Colfax and Grass Valley has been toting traffic between...