Sound Generations is currently seeking nominations of individuals age 60 and over for the annual Inspire Positive Aging Awards. Award recipients will be honored at a luncheon event on June 10th. The nomination form is available online. Award nominations are due April 1st. Read more...

The Auburn Area Chamber of Commerce recognized Commencement Bank as the February 2020 Auburn Area Business of the Month. Auburn Area Chamber CEO Kacie Bray and Communications Connector Whitney Stohr presented the certificate of recognition on February 6th and spoke with bank staff about what makes Commencement Bank so great. Read more.

South Sound Chamber of Commerce Legislative Coalition Bill Status & Upcoming Events Report – 2/2/2020

The Auburn Adventure Film Festival will return to downtown Auburn on February 21st, 2020. This much anticipated, local event will feature short films across six categories, over three days, all touching on aspects of what it means to live an adventurous, unbounded life.

The Neely Mansion Association welcomed Alice Miller, local historian and collector of period attire, to the historic farmhouse property (build 1894) on January 25th. Several pieces from Miller's collection of women's work and military uniforms were on display as Miller shared stories of the women who wore the uniforms, charged bravely into battle, and challenged prevailing gender norms.