Business

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 ...

Smart & Final plans to hire 50 for new Auburn store

With a new Smart & Final store under construction in North Auburn, questions on jobs and what exactly the store will be like were posed to corporate management. Here are some ...

Smart & Final to open North Auburn store

It’s going to be a Smart & Final store. That’s the word from Best Properties on the anchor tenant for the under-construction Will Creek Shopping Center in North Au ...

Health coach helps clients find the power of wellness

For certified health and wellness coach Lynell Ross, small changes can make a big impact. “I have found through my research that we all have the power to be healthy and hap ...

Media Life: Of a Hitchcock blonde, great nails, Vietnam and Placer County

The BBC featured it. The New York Times wrote about it. And a well-received short film “Happy Hands” gave it the human element. The story that has emerged in recent ye ...

New home sales soar in Placer County, regionally

May was hot – for the Placer County and regional homebuilding industry. The North State Building Industry Association tallied 287 new-home sales for the month, including 128 ...

Longtime Downtown frame shop moves to Meadow Vista

For 19 years Kelli Fortenbaugh Lopopolo framed photos and mementos for customers at her High Street Gallery in Downtown Auburn. This spring she relocated the business to Meadow Vis ...