Business

The state of Placer County is strong

As we begin the new year, I am happy to report that the state of Placer County is strong. Last year, we celebrated many achievements, which included good fiscal health as well as ...

PG&E offer assurances to Placer’s Pioneer

Pacific Gas & Electric is assuring Placer County’s Pioneer Community Energy that it doesn’t expect any impact to electric and natural gas service as a result of the ...

Old Town Pizza to move to corner of Sixth Street, Lincoln Boulevard

Lincoln’s Old Town Pizza is moving next June down the street from the Lincoln Brand Feeds building, 436 Lincoln Blvd., to the corner of Sixth Street and Lincoln Boulevard. Th ...

Placer jobless rate drops some more

Placer County’s unemployment rate reached 3 percent in November, remaining the lowest in the region and one of the lowest in California. According to state Employment Develo ...

Lincoln Funeral Home in business since 1923

Lincoln resident Kimberly McCue is the funeral director at the Lincoln Funeral Home. But she is not a mortician. “Mt. Vernon (Memorial Park and Mortuary), on Greenback Lan ...

Your gifts can help Lincoln’s businesses flourish and improve local services

Lincoln’s holiday season is official with a few thousand residents and visitors at Saturday’s annual holiday parade and Christmas tree lighting at and near Beerman&rsqu ...

Shop Placer County’s small businesses this holiday season

Small businesses are the backbone of our local communities. Now that the  holiday shopping season is in full swing, I would like to share how our communities benefit from your ...

Lincoln Chamber of Commerce director leaving for Phoenix ministry job

Lincoln Area Chamber of Commerce executive director Justin Wardlaw said goodbye Oct. 26 to friends and chamber members as he moves to Phoenix to work for a nonprofit ministry helpi ...

Placer jobless rate slips out of state’s Top 10

Placer County’s stay in the state’s Top 10 jobless rate rankings is over for now. The county notched a 3 percent unemployment rate in September, according to the state ...

Airport business park attracts new companies

A business park near the Lincoln Regional Airport is receiving attention from several companies about the benefits being located there, such as tax breaks, special financing and go ...

New home sales decline in September

The leader of the Placer County based North State Building Industry Association is expressing confidence in a healthy market despite a September drop in new home sales. “Whi ...

Independence at Lincoln subdivision breaks ground

A new subdivision in Lincoln is encouraging at least one city leader to reconsider open space requirements for new development in exchange for building homes that are, if not affor ...

Lincoln Physical Therapy expands to larger space

After 32 years as a physical therapist, Lincoln Physical Therapy owner Bret DeWitt is still busy working and not ready to slow down.    In fact, he relocated his office ...

Kudos to Attitudes Salon & Spa for new flag

   I would like to compliment Nicole of Attitudes Salon & Spa for having her husband, Kevin, install a new American flag at the Old Post Office.     & ...

Placer pizza place ranked nationally

The steady climb up the national pizza-place Hot 100 chart continues for a Placer County pizzeria that started in Auburn and now includes same-named eateries in Roseville and Linco ...