Business

People in business: Cheryl Baker at Rough and Ready Land Co.

Rough and Ready Land Co. Inc., parent company of Gateway Real Estate and Wildwood West Real Estate, is honoring Cheryl Baker as top producer in 2014. Baker joined Gateway Real Esta ...

People in business: Joe Danelson at First Northern Bank

T. Joe Danelson has joined First Northern Bank’s senior management team as executive vice president/chief credit officer. Danelson succeeds Patrick S. Day, who retired Dec. 3 ...

Auburn business brings online feel in-store

Downtown auburn welcomed its newest business Saturday, as accessory retailer RiJu held its grand opening. The establishment will seek to bring online shopping-type novelty to an i ...

Auburn-based Flyers acquires 2 firms

Auburn-based Flyers Energy LLC announced this week that it has acquired the assets and business operations of two California companies -- Poma Distributing Co. of Bloomington and R ...

Auburn Eye Care’s south Auburn office is third location

Auburn Eye Care Associates has expanded to a third office. The new location on Auburn Folsom Road is in addition to the main office at 3211 Fortune Court in North Auburn and a sate ...

Rural Placer County mandarin orchard preserved

Rural Placer County mandarin grower Rich Ferreira said he’s seen the land around him slowly gentrified over his lifetime. With deep roots in the soil that grows mandarins, l ...

Auburn New Year’s festivities spread 2015 joy

It’s not just all about the partying when New Year’s Eve rolls around each year. It’s also about the musicians up onstage providing the right atmosphere, the bar ...

Old Town’s Tsuda name gone but memories kept alive

A well-known Old Town Auburn building is undergoing major changes and is targeted for reopening in early 2015 as a bistro restaurant. Owners Patty and John Dooley have been workin ...

Placer County jobless rate up marginally

A round of pre-Christmas hiring by retailers has bolstered Placer County’s employment picture but not enough to prevent a marginal dip in the jobless percentage. Statistics ...

Auburn’s Rock Creek School students welcome exam with teeth in it

The class of Rock Creek Elementary School second graders is full of bright eyes and attentiveness as Dr. Dan Mertz arrives. “What is his job, boys and girls?” teacher ...