Business

Locally made Vino-Brew to debut at Sacramento Beer Week

For those who love both wine and beer, they no longer have to make a choice. Lincoln’s GoatHouse Brewing Co. (600 Wise Road) and Wise Villa Winery (4200 Wise Road) have coll ...

Faces and Places

Tyler Hill’s new job with NCR Corporation was partly due to participating last fall in the Hacker Lab Startup Hustle, a boot camp for entrepreneurs. Hill, a Lincoln resident ...

Samantha's brings a new kind of sweet to Auburn

Bernadette Allen made a point of losing 15 pounds before she and her husband Jim Allen opened Samantha’s Ice Cream and the adjoining Jeremy and Zach’s Candy Shack three ...

A restaurant, please; not a burger place

Just read about the In-N-Out Burger coming to Lincoln and the plan to tear down the pretty restaurant where Mimi’s used to be. That is just awful. We are hoping for someone ...

Lincoln Rifle Club approaches 100 years

Editor’s note: This is part of a series of Lincoln’s gun culture. Next week, The Lincoln News Messenger will visit the range. Barbara Webster did not expect to be the ...

Placer wine ordinance update bottled up for now

The lengthy process for new rules for Placer County wineries is getting longer. With the potential for challenges to the adequacy of the environmental analysis in a negative decla ...

Green, yellow, red signs to show Placer County eatery safety

A safe dinner out just got easier to predict in Placer County. Green placards will initially be going up in the next few weeks near the entrances to 1,600 restaurants, school cafe ...

Coffee company founder Jon B. Rogers named chamber’s “Man of the Year”

For more than 30 years, Jon B. Rogers and his family have used their gourmet coffee business to make a difference in communities thousands of miles away. Now, the co-founder, pre ...

Chocolate Lover’s Ball at Beermann’s Feb. 13

When committee members met Monday to discuss last-minute details for the second annual Chocolate Lover’s Ball, they could not decide which was better: three courses of chocol ...

School board approves agreement for joint use of facilities with city

Trustees approved revisions to joint use agreements for facilities jointly used by the city of Lincoln and the Western Placer Unified School District during the regular school boar ...

Retired firefighter, local gun dealer

Editor’s note: This is part of a series of Lincoln’s gun culture. Next week, The Lincoln News Messenger will look at the Lincoln Rifle Club.   Randy Johnson, Lin ...

PG&E opens 'smart' electrical nerve center in Placer County

It’s a dark and stormy night. There’s a snap as wood gives way to wind. A branch crashes down onto a power line in Auburn. Someone’s lights go out. Moments lat ...

Valentine’s Day gifts are at Lincoln Gifts & Souvenirs

Buyers in search of gifts for Valentine’s Day need only stop at the corner of Lincoln Boulevard and Fifth Street. Colorful items for everyone from a sweetheart to the new bab ...

Free help at filing time

The nation’s largest free, volunteer-run tax assistance and preparation service is ready to help taxpayers file their returns. From Feb. 1 through April 15, the AARP Foundat ...

In-N-Out gets OK

Crossed palm trees will soon be seen in the Lincoln Crossing neighborhood. Fans of the In-N-Out burger chain will recognize the iconic trees as the restaurants’ signature la ...