Business

“It’s in the bag” Designer Purse fundraiser for Soroptimist International of Loomis Basin on Jan. 28

Soroptimist International of Loomis Basin hosts the third annual “It’s in the Bag – the Ultimate Girl’s Night Out” on Jan. 28. The event sold out las ...

Loomis library to hold book-sale fundraiser Jan. 29 and 30

When the Loomis Library’s book sale comes up in two weeks, library patrons plan to support the fundraiser because they depend on their local library. Jeanne Schmidt has been ...

Old Town Auburn loses key business owner, leader

Ralph Osborne, a key leader and business owner in Old Town Auburn, will be remembered Jan. 16 with a memorial tribute. Osborne died Dec. 26 of cancer, his wife, Natalie Osborne, s ...

Loomis Basin Chamber hosts business-savvy events in January

The Loomis Basin Chamber of Commerce’s plans to help businesses in 2016 are already in full force, according to Loomis Basin Chamber of Commerce executive director Jenny Knis ...

A review of the year's news in Loomis

January Chamber milestone – Schneider to be installed Jan. 15 Local businessman Henry Schneider is turning his service with the Loomis Basin Community service into a &ldquo ...

Old Town Auburn post office future cloudy

A living link to California’s Gold Rush past, Old Town Auburn’s Station A post office is moving into 2016 with an uncertain future. From the U.S. Postal Service perspe ...

North Auburn shelter works with businesses to curb panhandling

With demand for the limited number of beds at the Right Hand Auburn homeless shelter in North Auburn, a no panhandling policy has gained allies in the nearby business community. W ...

Placer County’s falling jobless rate now in state’s Top 10

Placer County’s unemployment rate has edged down a notch – to 4.7 percent, according to newly released Employment Development Department statistics. And that’s g ...

Auburn kid chef has Food Network recipe for success

Take Mason Partak out of the kitchen and he becomes just a regular Auburn kid. The E.V. Cain sixth grade student is apt to be talking about movies, immersing himself in Minecraft ...

Placer’s property value increase tops state

Placer County is tops in California in terms of assessed property value growth, according to the State Board of Equalization. New statistics comparing counties show Placer values ...

Cold weather warnings as winter moves into Placer County, Auburn

With cold weather and storm activity looming, safety warnings are being issued to Auburnites to be prepared on the roads and in the home. The temperature in Auburn was forecast by ...

Sierra snow signals business boost for Auburn

Like a river of cash and credit cards flowing back and forth through Auburn, Interstate 80 provides jobs and profits for businesses, many dependent on the steady fstream of Bay Are ...

Placer County supes hear heated debate on cannabis rules

From emotional to legal to financial, arguments spurred heated debate Tuesday before the Placer County Board of Supervisors over potential new medicinal marijuana growing and selli ...

Asher and Flaherty join Landmark Construction as project managers

Tracy Asher and Marty Flaherty have joined Landmark Construction as project managers. Based in Loomis, Landmark Construction builds and modernizes schools and colleges and other g ...