Business

Auburn’s Bicycle Emporium marks 30 years in business

Bicycle Emporium is celebrating 30 years in business this year. The Auburn bike shop, located on Highway 49 near the Palm Avenue crossroads for the past 30 decades, has long been ...

Placer, region’s new homebuilding activity highest since 2009

Placer County and the region’s homebuilding industry stayed hot in June, with the highest number of projects in six years moving forward. The North State Building Industry A ...

Pride Industries volunteer effort flowers at St. Luke’s in Auburn

In 1966, the idea of Pride Industries was born in the basement of St. Luke’s Church in Auburn. On July 8, Pride Industries paid it forward by lending its construction and f ...

Restaurants, hotels lead Placer, regional job growth

New jobs in the rapidly growing leisure and hospitality sectors kept Placer County and regional unemployment numbers buoyant in June. A report issued Friday by the state Employmen ...

Moving on up - Salon Nuriche expands to second floor; adds massage therapist, esthetician to the staff

Downtown Auburn’s Salon Nuriche has expanded its floor space and services. Owner Mary Consola Rogers has shepherded a complete remodel of the downstairs of the historic build ...

Business brief - Dutch Bros. planning fundraiser for Young Life

On Friday, July 17, Dutch Bros. locations in Placer County will donate proceeds to Young Life to help students attend summer camp. “Young Life is an amazing organization tha ...

Business brief: Thrivent Financial Economic Update at Meddlers meeting

Thrivent Financial Consultant Kent R. Suemnicht, QKA, FIC, will provide updates about changes in the economy and markets, and how you can find out what they mean to your financial ...

Downtown Auburn clothing store continues family tradition

Owner Ashley Denbosz is carrying on family tradition with the opening of her new clothing store, Main Street Styles, in Downtown Auburn. Denbosz grew up in Quincy and had plans t ...

People in business: Eric Ketelsen at First Northern Bank

Eric Ketelsen has accepted a real estate loan representative position at First Northern Bank, providing rural home mortgage and home construction lending expertise to the bank&rsqu ...

Legal document assistance office relocates to Downtown Auburn

Auburn Paralegal Services has a new location and a new name. Owners Karen Phillips Benedict and her husband, Bruce Benedict, have renamed the business Auburn Legal Document Assis ...

Family looks back fondly on three decades in business in Auburn

At Dawn’s Hallmark in Auburn, owners Jerry and Susan Urban and their daughter Katie Urban, 19, are preparing for the anniversary of the couple’s 30 years in business. T ...

Business brief : Auburn Connections Center brings back Get Hired! workshop series

The Auburn Connections Center is starting up the pre-employment Get Hired! series again on Tuesday, July 7. The workshop series addresses four basic questions: Who am I? Where wil ...

People in business: Attorney Robert Litchfield receives honor

Auburn Attorney Robert L. Litchfield was named to The National Advocates: Top 100 on June 15, as one of the top 100 bankruptcy lawyers in the state of California, a press release s ...

Placer’s employment number at all-time high

The number of people from Placer County holding down jobs is at an all-time high, according to the state Employment Development Department. While the figures reflect population gr ...

Auburn Bike Company relocates to site that offers more visibility

Having his own bike shop is a lot more than a business for Curtis Christensen. “I’m an ex-pro mountain biker,” he said. “I’ve been cycling since I w ...