Business

Lincoln Airport debt needs to be addressed

The two previous weeks produced a letter to the editor per week about the Lincoln Airport. One advocates closing same, the other touts the airport as an asset. Good on the two who ...

Bi-yearly Showcase open to public Oct. 15

Sun City Lincoln Hills will host a Fall Home, Health and Business Showcase on Oct. 15. The free showcase, open to the public, will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Orchard Creek Lodge ...

Lincoln Regional Airport an asset to city

I would like to make a few comments regarding Dan Kelly’s letter to the editor in this week’s Messenger (Sept. 24, page 4, “Lincoln Airport $5M in red”) reg ...

Lincoln Economic Development Committee (EDC) Strategic Plan initiates – Part 2

A few weeks ago, this column discussed two (the Lincoln Airport and agri-tourism) of the four major initiates of the city of Lincoln’s Economic Development Committee (EDC) St ...

Home buyer interest on the rise in Placer County

Homebuyer interest spiked upward in Placer County in August after a July swoon. The North State Building Industry Association is reporting a mid-summer rebound in August after a d ...

Lincoln man opens new craft beer vault

Boneshaker. Out of Bounds. Dragas. Roseville Brewing. Loomis Basin. The list of breweries in and around Placer County grows every year, but to sample them all, one would need a l ...

Local businesses learn how to protect against ADA suits

When it comes to the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), “many people are frustrated and closed off,” said Erika Springer, director of business development at LRS Ar ...

Tips for buying or selling a home in California

When it comes to California real estate, there are plenty of laws and rules related to the buying or selling of a house.   However, anyone who has ever purchased real estate ...

Hooked On Solar joins SunPower® Master Dealer network

Hooked On Solar, a Lincoln-based solar installer, has joined the SunPower® Master Dealer network. “We are a locally owned and operated business that recently became a Su ...

Transportation Poll: Placer County sales-tax hike vote would fall short

Placer County voters can’t drive 66.66. That’s the two-thirds vote the Placer County Transportation Planning Agency would need to capture at the ballot box to put it o ...

Visual Viewpoint

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Thunder Valley donates to school district

In its annual paper donation, Thunder Valley Casino Resort donated 1.2 million sheets or 800 reams of paper Tuesday morning to the Western Placer Unified School District. “ ...

Placer County roads ready for half-cent sales tax funding infusion?

A laser focus on developing financial resources for 30 years of transportation infrastructure projects will yield some estimates on public support at today’s Placer County Tr ...

Two more Village I projects advance

Two projects located within the Village I specific plan received approval from the Lincoln Planning Commission Aug. 12. The Lincoln Planning Commission unanimously approved tentat ...

Councilman Nader critical of Lincoln Boulevard project

Lincoln City Councilman Stan Nader at the Aug. 11 council meeting criticized the treatment of downtown businesses during the Lincoln Boulevard Streetscape improvements. And, at a ...