Business

Auburn-based business onward, upward

“Unstoppable” seems an apt description for the young, Auburn-based technology company making big waves in the investing world. From the new headquarters in the Saratog ...

New chiropractor takes over longtime practice

As the son of a dentist, J. Scott Crill knew that he wanted to work in health care as a career — but not as a dentist or a doctor. “I was a long lanky athlete in high ...

Media Life: Homegrown Auburn film talent returns with “Mudbloods”

It’s a homecoming week of sorts for Auburn native Eric F. Martin and he’s bringing along his latest film to show at the State Theatre. Martin, Placer High Class of 200 ...

Placer County jobless rate takes deep December dip

Placer County’s unemployment rate has dropped from 5.9 percent to 5.2 percent in a month, new figures released by the state Economic Development Department say. The county r ...

New music program in tune with toddlers

Music has always been a part of life for Auburn native Michelle Murray. Now she’s passing on that joy to her 2-year-old son and other children in the community. Murray r ...

Cool woman sues over ‘bad’ caramel apple

A Cool woman who survived a potentially deadly listeria infection after eating a caramel apple is suing a Bakersfield processor and Wal-Mart. According to court records obtained b ...

Pride still growing after nearly 5 decades

In 1966, a group of parents seeking to provide opportunities for their disabled children held a meeting at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Auburn. From that small gathering Pr ...

Developer shifts gears on Penryn apartment project

A 150-apartment project in rural Placer County that raised the hackles of some Penryn and Loomis residents in 2012 is now dramatically downshifting plans. According to Placer Coun ...

Business brief: Flyers Energy acquisitions

Flyers Energy has acquired the assets and business operations of both Bloomington-based Poma Distributing Company, Inc. and Santa Rosa-based Redwood Coast Petroleum, and related en ...

Business brief: Foresthill Public Utility District receives District Transparency Certificate of Excellence

The Foresthill Public Utility District has received the District Transparency Certificate of Excellence by the Special District Leadership Foundation in recognition of its outstand ...