Business

Chocolate Lover’s Ball and festival a success

Last weekend was Lincoln’s inaugural Chocolate Lover’s Ball and Chocolate Lover’s Festival. Friday night’s ball, sponsored by the Downtown Lincoln Associat ...

Realtor of the Week: Kathy Brill Burke

Realtor Kathy Brill Burke has been a Realtor since 2004 with Coldwell Banker in El Dorado Hills and has sold more than $10 million dollars in real estate this year alone. Burke wa ...

That next home: Fixer-upper or money pit?

Dear Kari, My wife and I have been trying to buy a home. We both have good jobs and we do not have that much extra time to fix up a home. We were clear with our real estate agent ...

Realtor of the Week: John J. Hayes III

Realtor John Hayes has worked in Folsom for 10 years and lived in Folsom for the last five years. Hayes and his wife, Brigitte, have a 9-year-old daughter named Katie. Brigitte ha ...

Home of the Week: Esplanade model home offers rich detail throughout

This contemporary-style former model home, in the desirable community of Esplanade in Folsom, is rich in the use of designer tile, granite and marble throughout. The approximately ...

Auburn's Wild Bird Station marks 20 years of retail, advice and swapping stories

For two decades Roger and Carol Strahle’s Wild Bird Station has been the local spot for birders to purchase seed and browse for nesting boxes, books and gifts. Often those vi ...

Next year’s NID supplies in question

Nevada Irrigation District (NID) has suspended sales of fall irrigation water because of new state rules, according to an NID spokesman. There are ...

Auburn getting pumped up over plummeting gas prices

Auburn-area motorists continue to enjoy a drop in gas prices. AAA Northern California’s monthly gas survey is formalizing what motorists have been seeing over the past week ...

Business brief: Sip Auburn to toast grand opening

Sip Auburn’s official grand opening will be from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Oct. 24 and 25. The tasting room, at 337 Commercial St. in Old Town Auburn, features w ...

Telephone Pioneers respond to students’ need for backpacks

Thanks to a local service club, some local students are now equipped with new backpacks. Richard Huntley, a volunteer in the Rock Creek Elementary School garden and vice presiden ...