PONKO Chicken Auburn

Now Open: PONKO Chicken Auburn

PONKO Chicken AuburnThere’s a new way to chicken in town and word on the street is, it’s good! PONKO Chicken Auburn is where “eats meet west” with their award-winning Japanese-American chicken tenders and more! About PONKO Chicken Auburn The recently-opened PONKO Chicken Auburn is on a mission: Connecting cultures. Cultivating happiness. One chicken tender at Read more about Now Open: PONKO Chicken Auburn[…]

HomeGoods in Auburn

Coming Soon: HomeGoods in Auburn

Good news, Auburn! What was once home to a health food supermarket will soon be the location of HomeGoods in Auburn in the current Flint’s Crossing shopping center across from the Auburn Mall. What we know According to recent reports, the Auburn City Council recently approved a projected $3.9 million rebranding of the current Flint’s Read more about Coming Soon: HomeGoods in Auburn[…]

Jamba and Auntie Anne's in Auburn

Now Open: Jamba and Auntie Anne’s in Auburn

Warm soft pretzels. Dipping sauces. Smoothies. Fruit bowls. That’s right. Jamba and Auntie Anne’s in Auburn are mixing things up and giving residents a one-stop-snack shopconveniently located downtown! The details Jamba and Auntie Anne’s in Auburn is officially open! They serve handmade pretzels, juices, smoothies, bowls and more. Experience the joy of snacking like never Read more about Now Open: Jamba and Auntie Anne’s in Auburn[…]

Auburn University’s record-number of applicants for 2022

In the News: Auburn University’s Record-Number of Applicants for 2022

Have you heard the latest news about university hopefuls making college plans? For starters, on the Plains, data indicates Auburn University’s record-number of applicants for 2022 is just the beginning! In the news According to a recent report, Auburn University’s record-number of applicants for 2022 topped 40,000 for the first time ever. Needless to say, Read more about In the News: Auburn University’s Record-Number of Applicants for 2022[…]

Buc-ee's in Auburn

In The News: Buc-ee’s in Auburn

There’s big news and then there are big convenience stores. Coincidently, Buc-ee’s in Auburn will soon check both off the list! Coming Soon! It’s official! Plans are moving forward with the recent approval of a development agreement between the City of Auburn and Texas-based Buc-ee’s. Buc-ee’s in Auburn will be the travel center giant’s fourth Read more about In The News: Buc-ee’s in Auburn[…]

Economic Development in Auburn and Opelika

In the News: Economic Development in Auburn and Opelika

Four Alabama cities ranked in Site Selection Magazine’s 2020 Top Metros among the best in the nation based on total projects and projects per capita. Economic development in Auburn and Opelika landed our community in the top 10 for both categories! The Details Making the cut as a top metro area during a pandemic is Read more about In the News: Economic Development in Auburn and Opelika[…]

Dinius Park in Auburn

In the News: Dinius Park in Auburn

Motorists may have noticed the beginning of construction on a large, wooded tract of land on East Glenn Avenue between Dean Road and East University Drive. The site is the future home of Dinius Park in Auburn, which will preserve the natural beauty of the property. Community Benefits From Family Generosity Dinius Park in Auburn Read more about In the News: Dinius Park in Auburn[…]

Forbes.com's Feature on the Depot Restaurant

In the News: Forbes.com’s Feature on The Depot Restaurant

Folks across town are attempting to cook—and to varying degrees of success. Raise your hand if you’ve already messed up a recipe! Though we’re all taking precautions to protect the community—as we should be—it’s understandable that many of us are missing going out to eat. Well, we have a great recommendation for when things return Read more about In the News: Forbes.com’s Feature on The Depot Restaurant[…]

new Auburn Opelika skate park

In the News: New Auburn Opelika Skate Park is Now Open

Are you a skateboarding aficionado? A new learner? Or is there a young skater in your life who will love the chance to finally try out a half-pipe? No matter which category you fall into, we have some great news: the new Auburn Opelika skate park is now open. If you’re already planning a visit, Read more about In the News: New Auburn Opelika Skate Park is Now Open[…]

Gogue Performing Arts Center

Local Spotlight: Gogue Performing Arts Center

An economic boon to the community, the Jay and Susie Gogue Performing Arts Center kicked off its inaugural season just this past August. The Gogue Performing Arts Center rests across from the Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art, bridging the plains’ two pillars of fine arts together. A Center with a Cause The Gogue Read more about Local Spotlight: Gogue Performing Arts Center[…]